Associations

Engineering & Architecture

  • Asian American Professional Association

    Founded in 2003, the Asian American Professional Association ( AAPA) continues to provide a year-long program that consists of workshops and experiences to enhance management and leadership skills. In addition to the workshops, the association also has a very successful mentoring program and host various networking opportunities, where they also invite other influential Asian American leaders to share their career experiences.
    http://aapamentoring.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 for the Advancement of Cost Engineering

    The Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering (AACE) is a a non-profit association serving the total cost management community since 1956. The association provides members and stakeholders with the resources needed to enhance their performance and ensure continued growth and success. With over 9,000 members world-wide in 92 countries, the association serves total cost management professionals in a variety of disciplines and across all industries.
    http://www.aacei.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 Preservation Technology International

    The Association for Preservation Technology International (APT) is a cross - disciplinary, membership organization dedicated to promoting the best technology for conserving historic structures and their settings. The international, interdisciplinary character of APT - with its outstanding publications, conferences, training courses, awards, student scholarships, regional chapters, and technical committees - makes it the premier worldwide network for anyone involved in the field of historic preservation.
    http://www.apti.org/
  • Association for Preservation Technology International, Western Chapter

    Active since 1983, APT's Western Chapter was created to serve as a regional forum for preservation practitioners in Arizona, California, and Nevada. With approximately 150 members, the chapter has sponsored many events, including conferences on concrete and on retrofit work for seismic-resistant upgrades, a symposium on disaster response, and many lectures and tours.
    http://www.apti.org/chapters/western-chapter/
  • Association for Women Geoscientists

    The Association for Women Geoscientists (AWG) is an international organization devoted to enhancing the quality and level of participation of women in geosciences and to introduce girls and young women to geoscience careers. Membership is open to anyone who supports AWG's goals. Many opportunities for students available.
    http://www.awg.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 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 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
  • Association of Water Technologies

    The Association of Water Technologies is a non-profit trade organization representing nearly 400 regional water treatment companies throughout the United States and internationally. These full-service companies specialize in the application of water treatments for industrial and commercial cooling and heating systems. AWT serves member firms by providing business and professional education and resource support. These services include training, certification, networking, and regulatory and public awareness programs, which advance knowledge, preserve natural resources, and promote the growth and development of the association's member firms.
    http://www.awt.org/
  • Automotive Engine Rebuilders Association

    The Automotive Engine Rebuilders Association (AERA) is the preeminent technical resource and industry voice for internal combustion engine builders, re/manufacturers, machine shops, OEMs, suppliers and service providers worldwide.
    http://www.aera.org
  • Automotive Service Association

    "The Automotive Service Association (ASA) advances professionalism and excellence in the automotive repair industry through education, representation and member services."
    http://www.asashop.org
  • Automotive Services Councils of California

    The ASCCA's mission statement is: "To Elevate and Unite Automotive Professionals, and Give Them Voice." The association promotes a strong code of ethics.
    http://ascca.ngmwebteam.com
  • Aviation Suppliers Association

    Celebrating 20 years in the industry, the Aviation Suppliers Association (ASA), based in Washington, D.C., is a not-for-profit association, representing more than 490 global member companies that are positively shaping the aviation industry. Collectively, they lead critical logistics programs, purchasing efforts, and distribution of aircraft parts world-wide. Member companies include: distributors, suppliers, surplus sales organizations, repair stations, manufacturers, airlines, operators, and other companies that provide services to the aviation parts supply industry.
    http://www.aviationsuppliers.org