Associations

Engineering & Architecture

  • Academy of Architecture for Health

    The Academy of Architecture for Health (AAH) mission is to improve both the quality of healthcare design and the design of healthy communities by developing, documenting, and disseminating knowledge; educating design practitioners and other related constituencies; advancing the practice of architecture; and affiliating and advocating with others that share these priorities.
    http://network.aia.org/academyofarchitectureforhealth/home/
  • Academy of Geo-Professionals

    The Academy of Geo-Professionals' (AGP) goal is dedicated to improving the practice, elevating the standards, and advancing the profession of geo-professional engineering. The Academy has begun its challenge to try and meet these goals with the oversight of our voluntary, post-licensure, specialty certification program for geo-professional engineers.
    http://www.geoprofessionals.org
  • Acoustical Society of America

    Organized in 1929, the Acoustical Society of America has grown steadily in membership and stature. Over 7500 men and women who work in acoustics throughout the U.S. and abroad belong to this prestigious Society. A variety of fields related to sound are represented, some of them being: Physics, Robotics & Computer Sciences, Oceanography, Biology, Physiology, Psychology, Music, Speech & Hearing, and Noice Control.
    http://www.acousticalsociety.org
  • Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society (IEEE)

    The Aerospace and Electronic Systems Society (AESS) is the only professional society dealing with total integrated electronic systems and the enabling technologies. AESS pioneered large-scale integrated interoperable systems. We interact with all technical societies and organizations. The field of interest shall be the organization, systems engineering, design, development, integration, and operation of complex systems for space, air, ocean, or ground environments. These systems include but are not limited to navigation, avionics, mobile electric power and electronics, radar, sonar, telemetry, military, law-enforcement, automatic test, simulators, and command and control.
    http://www.ieee-aess.org/
  • Aerospace Industries Association

    The Aerospace Industries Association represents the nation's leading manufacturers and suppliers of civil, military, and business aircraft, helicopters, unmanned aircraft systems, space systems, aircraft engines, missiles, materiel and related components, equipment, services and information technology.
    http://aia-aerospace.org
  • Aircraft Engineers International

    Aircraft Engineers International (AEI) maintains a constant liaison with Flight Crew Associations which is of particular important as we share common interest in the two most important aspects of aviation, ie. that of Flight Operations and that of maintenance which together determine Aircraft Flight safety to a large degree. A.E.I. is constantly seeking new affiliates in order to expand its already established position as the sole international body specially representing the Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer.
    http://www.amfanational.org/
  • Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association

    Founded in 1962, the Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association (FMFA) is a craft specific, independent aviation union. It is not an industrial union and represents only aircraft maintenance technicians and related employees in the craft or class in accordance with the National Mediation Board Rules and their dictates. AMFA is committed to elevating the professional standing of technicians and to achieving progressive improvements in the wages, benefits, and working conditions of the skilled craftsmen and women it represents.
    http://www.amfanational.org/
  • Aircraft Maintenance Professionals Society

    The Aircraft Maintenance Professionals Society (AMTSociety) was formed in 2005 to provide a community for the aircraft maintenance industry. The association's goal is to actively promote and protect the professional aircraft maintenance technician's craft and profession, enhance the future of the profession and to provide resources and benefits to members. Currently there are approximately 2,500 including technicians, maintenance managers and directors, engineers, students, instructors, and more.
    http://www.amtsociety.org
  • American Academy of Arts & Sciences

    American Academy of Arts and Sciences has been active for over 230 years; it's purpose is to provide a forum for a select group of scholars, members of the learned professions, and government and business leaders to work together on behalf of the democratic interests of the republic.
    http://www.amacad.org
  • American Academy of Environmental Engineers & Scientists

    The American Academy of Environmental Engineers is dedicated to excellence in the practice of environmental engineering to ensure the public health, safety, and welfare to enable humankind to co-exist in harmony with nature.
    http://www.aaees.org/
  • American Architectural Manufacturers Association

    Since 1936, the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has stood as a strong advocate for manufacturers and professionals in the fenestration industry and dedicated to the promotion of quality window, door, curtain wall, storefront and skylight products. AAMA is the leading trade association representing window, door, skylight, curtain wall and storefront manufacturers and their suppliers, and our members address issues of critical importance, share experience and knowledge, and participate in efforts to shape the future for the industry.
    http://www.aamanet.org/
  • American Association of Cost Engineering

    The American Association of Cost Engineering (AACE International) is a non-profit association serving the total cost management community since 1956. It provides our members and stakeholders with the resources they need to enhance their performance and ensure continued growth and success. With over 9,000 members world-wide, it serves total cost management professionals in a variety of disciplines and across all industries, with members in 87 countries.
    http://www.aacei.org/
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science

    The American Association for the Advancement of Science, (AAAS), is an international non-profit organization dedicated to advancing science around the world by serving as an educator, leader, spokesperson and professional association.
    www.aaas.org
  • American Association of Petroleum Geologists

    Founded in 1917, the American Association of Petroleum Geologists membership includes geologists, geophysicists, CEOs, managers, consultants, students and academicians. The purpose of the organization is to foster scientific research, advance the science of geology, promote technology and inspire high professional conduct.
    http://www.aapg.org
  • American Astronautical Society

    Formed in 1954, the American Astronautical Society (AAS) is the premier independent scientific and technical group in the United States exclusively dedicated to the advancement of space science and exploration.
    http://www.astronautical.org
  • American Astronomical Society

    The American Astronomical Society (AAS), established 1899, is the major organization of professional astronomers in North America. The membership also includes physicists, mathematicians, geologists, engineers and others whose research interests lie within the broad spectrum of subjects now comprising contemporary astronomy.
    http://aas.org
  • American Boiler Manufacturers Association

    The American Boiler Manufacturers Association (ABMA) is the national, nonprofit trade association of commercial, institutional, industrial and electricity-generating boiler system manufacturing companies dedicated to the advancement and growth of the boiler and combustion equipment industry. Founded in 1888 by boiler manufacturers in search of safe boiler design techniques and materials, the organization today provides a common ground for information sharing and to achieve better understanding and communication between manufacturers, their customers, government and the public. ABMA’s community of focused interest and problem solving brings the technical and production expertise of an entire industry to bear on a range of energy and environmental policy issues.
    http://www.abma.com/
  • American Chemical Society

    The American Chemical Society (ACS) is a congressionally chartered independent membership organization which represents professionals at all degree levels and in all fields of chemistry and sciences that involve chemistry.
    http://portal.acs.org
  • American College of Healthcare Architects

    The American College of Healthcare Architects provides Board Certification for Architects who practice as healthcare specialists. The vision of ASHA is transforming healthcare through better built environments.
    American College of Healthcare Architects
  • American Consulting Engineers Council

    The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) is the voice of America's engineering industry. Council members, numbering more than 5,700 firms throughout the country, are engaged in a wide range of engineering works that propel the nation's economy, and enhance and safeguard America's quality of life.
    http://www.acec.org
  • American Council of Independent Laboratories

    Founded in 1937, the American Council of Independent Laboratories (ACIL) is the trade association representing independent, commercial scientific and engineering firms. Its members are professional services firms engaged in testing, product certification, consulting, and research and development. ACIL defines independent scientific and engineering services firms as commercial entities engaged in analysis, testing, inspection, materials engineering, sampling, product certification, research and development and related consulting services for the public.
    http://www.acil.org/
  • American Council of Engineering Companies

    The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) is the voice of America's engineering industry. ACEC member firms employ hundreds of thousands of engineers, architects, land surveyors, scientists, and other specialists, responsible for more than $200 billion of private and public works annually. Member firms range in size from a single registered professional engineer to corporations employing thousands of professionals.
    http://www.acec.org
  • American Council of Engineering Companies, California

    The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) California is a 50 plus year-old, nonprofit association of private consulting engineering and land surveying firms. As a statewide organization, they are dedicated to enhancing the consulting engineering and land surveying professions, protecting the general public and promoting use of the private sector in the growth and development of California.
    http://www.acec-ca.org
  • American Design Drafting Association

    The American Design Drafting Association is a professional association for drafters, designers, architects, and engineers in the design drafting or graphic fields.
    http://www.adda.org
  • American Helicopter Society International

    The American Helicopter Society (AHS) International is the world’s oldest and largest professional society dedicated to enhancing the understanding of vertical flight technology. Since it was founded in 1943 – just as the first US helicopter was being put into service – the Society has been the primary forum for interchange of information on vertical flight technology.
    http://www.vtol.org