Associations

Engineering & Architecture

  • American Institute of Architects, California Council

    The American Institute of Architects, California Council (AIACC) is the voice of the architecture profession, dedicated to serving its members, advancing their value, and improving the quality of the built environment. The AIACC is an association of individuals in California, with more than 11,000 members including licensed architects, emerging professionals, and allied partners in design.
    http://aiacc.org/
  • American Institute of Building Design

    The American Institute of Building Design (AIBD), a nonprofit professional organization established in 1950, striving to protect and enhance member's ability to practice their profession. AIBD is committed to providing quality continuing education to ensure that members remain current with technology, materials and building codes. AIBD is also committed to establishing and maintaining professional relationships with other trade, business, and professional organizations within the design and construction industry. At all times AIBD will hold itself to the highest standards of ethics and professionalism as specified by the institute's by laws and code of ethics and will uphold the protection of the health, welfare, and safety of the general public. This commitment is to the public and industry served and the profession they represent.
    http://www.aibd.org/
  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Orange County

    he American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) addresses the needs of engineers, scientists and allied professionals who conceive, design, develop, test, construct, and operate air and space vehicles, their associated systems and subsystems, as well as the educators who train the professionals, researchers who continuously renew the technology, managers who lead their efforts and innovators who bring forth new concepts.
    https://info.aiaa.org/Regions/Western/Orange_County
  • American Institute of Architects

    The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has been the leading professional membership association for licensed architects, emerging professionals, and allied partners since 1857. Through education, legislative and regulatory development, professional education, and research, the AIA and its more than 83,000 members express their commitment to excellence in design and livability in our nation’s buildings and communities.
    http://www.aia.org
  • American Institute of Architects, Orange County

    AIA Orange County (AIAOC), a Chapter of The American Institute of Architects, was established in 1952 by 18 members.
    http://aiaoc.org
  • American Institute of Hydrology

    The American Institute of Hydrology (AIH) was founded in 1981 to promote hydrology as a science and a profession and to help protect public interest and the profession from non-professional practices. It is the only nationwide organization that certifies the competence and ethical conduct of professionals in all fields of hydrology.
    http://www.aihydrology.org
  • American Institute of Inspectors

    The American Institute of Inspectors is a non-profit corporation established as a national inspection trade association. The purpose of the association is to promote a high level of professionalism in the inspection industry by certifying qualified individuals as inspectors. This is accomplished through approved training and examination of those who apply for certification.
    http://www.inspection.org/
  • American Institute of Physics

    Dedicated to the advancement of physics, the American Institute of Physics (AIP) serves a federation of physical science societies, and provides leadership through its own programs and publications.
    http://www.aip.org
  • American Institute of Professional Geologists

    The American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIPG), founded in 1963, is the largest association dedicated to promoting geology as a profession. It presently has more than 6,000 members in the U.S. and abroad, organized into 36 regional Sections. The Institute adheres to the principles of professional responsibility and public service and is the only international organization that certifies the competence and ethical conduct of geological scientists in all branches of the science with members employed in industry, government, and academia.
    http://www.aipg.org
  • American Institute of Steel Construction

    The American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) is a not-for-profit technical institute and trade association for the use of structural steel in the construction industry of the United States. Headquartered in Chicago their mission is to make structural steel the material of choice for new structures.
    http://www.aisc.org
  • American National Standards Institute

    The primary goal of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is to promote and facilitate voluntary consensus standards and conformity assessment systems and to promote their integrity. The Institute represents the interests of its nearly 1,000 companies, organizations, government agencies, and institutional and international members.
    http://www.ansi.org
  • American Public Works Association

    American Public Works Association (APWA) strives to be the organization those professionals know they can count on. APWA offers the most comprehensive resources available in the areas of professional development tools, advocacy efforts, networking opportunities, and outreach activities. Also, because of its unique vantage point as the only organization that covers the breadth of public works, APWA provides “one-stop shopping” for public works products and services for professionals and practitioners alike.
    http://www.apwa.net
  • American Road & Transportation Builders Association

    Established in 1902, the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) is the oldest and most respected national transportation construction-related association. Their mission is simple: they are a federation whose primary goal is to aggressively grow and protect transportation infrastructure investment to meet the public and business demand for safe and efficient travel.
    http://www.artba.org
  • American Society for Engineering Education

    Professional development association for engineering technologists and engineers, students and educators
    http://www.asee.org
  • American Society for Healthcare Engineering

    With more than 11,000 members, the American Society of Healthcare Engineers (ASHE) is the largest association devoted to optimizing the health care physical environment. As a trusted industry resource, ASHE is committed to our members, the facilities they build and maintain, and the patients they serve.
    http://www.ashe.org/
  • American Society for Testing and Materials

    ASTM International provides technical standards to industry worldwide. As a standards development body, they seek to be the foremost developer and provider of voluntary consensus standards, related technical information, and services having globally recognized quality and applicability that promote public health and safety, the environment, and the overall quality of life contribute to the reliability of materials, products, systems and services; and facilitate international, regional, and national commerce.
    http://www.astm.org
  • American Society of Architectural Illustrators

    The American Society of Architectural Illustrators, a California based organization, (ASAI), is an international non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement and recognition of the art, science and profession of architectural illustration. Through communication, education and advocacy, the Society strives to refine and emphasize the role of illustration in the practice and appreciation of architecture.
    http://www.asai.org
  • American Society of Civil Engineers

    Founded in 1852, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) represents more than 144,000 members of the civil engineering profession worldwide and is America's oldest national engineering society.
    http://www.asce.org/
  • American Society of Golf Course Architects

    Founded in 1946, the American Society of Golf Course Architects (ASGCA) is the oldest professional organization of golf course designers in America. All ASGCA members have completed of a minimum of five major golf course projects and are peer-reviewed by the ASGCA membership. This ensures that all ASGCA members are qualified and well-seasoned in golf course design with a trained eye for both functional and aesthetic excellence.
    http://www.asgca.org/
  • American Society of Highway Engineers

    The mission of the American Society of Highway Engineers is to provide a forum for members and partners of the highway industry to promote a safe, efficient and sustainable highway system through education, innovation and fellowship.
    http://www.ashe.pro/
  • American Society of Home Inspectors

    Founded in 1976, the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI) is the most respected professional association for home inspectors in North America. Through ASHI’s continued efforts, ASHI's Standards of Practice—covering all of a home's major systems—are now part of many pieces of state legislation and are recognized by consumers as the authoritative standard for professional home inspection.
    http://www.ashi.org
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers

    The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) promotes the art, science and practice of multidisciplinary engineering and allied sciences around the globe.
    http://www.asme.org
  • American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers

    The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) is a building technology society with more than 54,000 members worldwide. The Society and its members focus on building systems, energy efficiency, indoor air quality, refrigeration and sustainability within the industry. Through research, standards writing, publishing and continuing education, ASHRAE shapes tomorrow’s built environment today.
    http://www.ashrae.org
  • American Society of Safety Engineers

    Founded in 1911, ASSE is the oldest professional safety organization. Its more than 33,000 members manage, supervise and consult on safety, health, and environmental issues in industry, insurance, government and education. ASSE has 17 practice specialties, 151 chapters, 28 sections and 58 student sections.
    http://www.asse.org
  • American Statistical Association

    The American Statistical Association (ASA) is the world’s largest community of statisticians. Our members serve in industry, government, and academia in more than 90 countries, advancing research and promoting sound statistical practice to inform public policy and improve human welfare.
    http://www.amstat.org