Associations

Engineering & Architecture

  • American Water Works Association

    Founded in 1881, AWWA is the authoritative resource on safe water, with more than 60,000 members worldwide sharing knowledge on water resource development, water and wastewater treatment technology, water storage and distribution, and utility management and operations. Members represent the full spectrum of the water community: treatment plant operators and managers, scientists, environmentalists, manufacturers, academicians, regulators, and others who hold genuine interest in water supply and public health.
    http://www.awwa.org
  • American Welding Association

    The American Welding Society (AWS) was founded in 1919 as a multifaceted, nonprofit organiza-tion with a goal to advance the science, technology and application of welding and related joining disciplines. From factory floor to high-rise construction, from military weaponry to home products, AWS continues to lead the way in supporting welding education and technology development to ensure a strong, competitive and exciting way of life for all Americans.
    http://www.aws.org
  • American Welding Society

    Founded in 1919, the mission of the American Welding Society (AWS) is to advance the science, technology and application of welding and allied joining and cutting processes, including brazing, soldering and thermal spraying.
    http://www.aws.org/
  • Antenna Measurement Techniques Association

    The Antenna Measurement Techniques Association (AMTA) was formed in 1979, and incorporated in the state of Georgia, USA on March 10, 1989 as a non-profit professional organization open to individuals with an interest in antenna measurements.
    http://www.amta.org/
  • Architects, Designers and Planners for Social Responsibility

    The Architects, Designers and Planners for Social Responsibility (ADPSR) works for peace, environmental protection, ecological building, social justice, and the development of healthy communities. They believe that design practitioners have a significant role to play in the well-being of their communities. They raise professional and public awareness of critical social and environmental issues, further responsive design and planning, and honor persons and organizations whose work exemplifies social responsibility.
    http://www.adpsr.org
  • Architectural Research Centers Consortium

    The Architectural Research Centers Consortium, Inc. (ARCC) is an international association of architectural research centers committed to the expansion of the research culture and a supporting infrastructure in architecture and related design disciplines. Since its founding as a non-profit corporation in 1976, ARCC has represented a concerted commitment to the improvement of the physical environment and the quality of life.
    http://www.arccweb.org
  • Architectural Woodwork Institute

    The Architectural Woodwork Institute (AWI) is a nonprofit trade association founded in 1953. Today, AWI represents nearly 4000 members consisting of architectural woodworkers, suppliers, design professionals and students from around the world.
    http://www.awinet.org/
  • Architecture 2030

    Architecture 2030 is a non-profit, non-partisan and independent organization that was established in response to the global-warming crisis. 2030’s mission is to rapidly transform the US and global Building Sector from the major contributor of greenhouse gas emissions to a central part of the solution to the global-warming crisis.
    http://www.architecture2030.org
  • Architecture for Humanity

    By tapping a network of more than 50,000 professionals willing to lend time and expertise to help those who would not otherwise be able to afford their services, we bring design, construction and development services where they are most critically needed.
    http://www.architectureforhumanity.org
  • Asian American Architects/Engineers Association

    The Asian American Architects and Engineers Association (AAa/e) is committed to providing a platform for empowering professionals working in the built environment in personal and professional growth, business development and networking, and leadership in our community.
    http://www.aaaesc.com/
  • ASM International / Materials Information Society

    As an engineering and scientific society, the Materials Information Society (ASM International) is led by members, guided by member needs and fueled by member participation. ASM members share information and ideas through international conferences and expositions, seminars and local Chapter meetings, through publications like Advanced Materials & Processes and the renowned ASM Handbook series, and online through the ASM Community website.
    http://www.asminternational.org
  • Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors

    The Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP) is made up of professors in academic programs throughout the world who provide education in the sciences and technologies of environmental protection.
    http://www.aeesp.org/
  • Association for Computer Aided Design in Architecture

    ACADIA was formed in the early 1980's for the purpose of facilitating communication and critical thinking regarding the use of computers in architecture, planning and building science. A particular focus is education and the software, hardware and pedagogy involved in education. The organization is also committed to the research and development of computer aides that enhance design creativity, rather than simply production, and that aim at contributing to the construction of humane physical environments.
    http://www.acadia.org
  • Association for Facilities Engineering

    Association for Facilities Engineering (AFE) is a professional organization of 5,000 members. The association brings together professionals who ensure the optimal operation of plants, grounds and offices at Fortune 500 manufacturers, universities, medical centers, government agencies and innovative small firms from around the world. AFE's mission is to provide education, certification, technical information and other relevant resources to plant and facility engineering, operation and maintenance professionals worldwide.
    http://www.afe.org
  • Association for Women in Aviation Maintenance

    The Association for Women in Aviation Maintenance (AWAM) is a nonprofit organization formed for the purpose of championing women's professional growth and enrichment in the aviation maintenance fields by providing opportunities for sharing information and networking, education, fostering a sense of community and increasing public awareness of women in the industry.
    http://www.awam.org
  • Association for Women in Science

    The Association for Women in Science is today's premiere leadership organization advocating the interests of women in science and technology. For nearly 40 years, the Association for Women in Science has fought for equity and career advancement for women – from the bench to the board room.
    http://awis.org
  • Association for Iron & Steel Technology

    The Association for Iron & Steel Technology (AIST) is a non-profit organization with 16,000 members from more than 70 countries. With 29 Technology Committees and 22 Local Members Chapters, AIST represents an incomparable network of steel industry knowledge and expertise.
    http://www.aist.org/
  • Association for Iron & Steel Technology, Southern California Chapter

    The Association for Iron & Steel Technology (AIST) is a non-profit organization with 16,000 members from more than 70 countries. With 29 Technology Committees and 22 Local Members Chapters, AIST represents an incomparable network of steel industry knowledge and expertise.
    http://www.aist.org/local-member-chapters/find-a-chapter/southern-california
  • Association of Architects and Engineer Business Leaders

    The Association of AE Business Leaders (AEBL) is an unbiased, not-for-profit, member-supported organization that exists to strengthen and support the A/E industry by promoting best practices, corporate stewardship, effective leadership and free exchange of ideas.
    http://www.aebl.org
  • Association of Construction Inspectors

    The Association of Construction Inspectors (ACI) is a leading professional organization for those involved in construction inspection, project management and consulting.
    http://www.aci-assoc.org
  • Association of Energy Engineers

    The Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) is the source for information and networking in the dynamic fields of energy engineering and energy management, renewable and alternative energy, power generation, energy services, sustainability, and all related areas. As a growing professional association, AEE’s overall strength is augmented by its strong membership base of over 16,000 professionals in 89 countries and its widely recognized energy certification programs. Its network of 82 local chapters located throughout the U.S. and abroad meet regularly to discuss issues of regional importance.
    http://www.aeecenter.org
  • Association of Energy Services Professionals

    An association for professionals dedicated to improving the delivery and implementation of energy efficiency, energy management, and distributed renewable resources. Founded in 1989 as a not-for-profit association, AESP is a member-based association dedicated to improving the delivery and implementation of energy efficiency, energy management and distributed renewable resources. AESP provides professional development programs, a network of energy practitioners, and promotes the transfer of knowledge and experience.
    http://www.aesp.org/
  • Association of Global Automakers

    The Association of Global Automakers has served as the voice of automobile manufacturers from around the world since 1961 under various names. Today, we represent the U.S. divisions of 15 motor vehicle manufacturers who produce 40 percent of all vehicles built in America and also account for 40 percent of total U.S. auto sales. The global perspective of AGA has led them to approach every issue collaboratively by working with industry leaders, legislators, regulators, and other stakeholders to create the kind of public policy that improves vehicle safety, encourages technological innovation, and protects the planet. Their goal is to foster an open and competitive automotive marketplace that encourages investment, job growth, and development of more vehicles that enhance Americans' quality of life.
    http://www.globalautomakers.org
  • Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals

    The Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals is the only membership association for people working toward more walkable, bicycle-friendly communities. We are a community of peers working in government, consulting firms and non-profit organizations in the fields of transportation planning and engineering, urban design and planning, public health and active living.
    http://www.apbp.org
  • Association of University Architects

    The Association of University Architects is a special group of architectural professionals focused on the development and enhancement of our university campuses. University and college campuses are very special places. They are not only seats of academic achievement, but they are also places of innovation and research, places where our best young minds gather to learn from each other and from professors that provoke and engage them. These places are havens for learning and experimentation that must be nurtured physically as well as academically. University architects fill this role, planning for the future and carefully building and renovating facilities for current needs.
    http://www.auaweb.net