Associations

Engineering & Architecture

  • Industrial Electronics Society (IEEE)

    The Industrial Electronics Society through its members encompasses a diverse range of technical activities devoted to the application of electronics and electrical sciences for the enhancement of industrial and manufacturing processes. These technical activities address the latest developments in intelligent and computer control systems, robotics, factory communications and automation, flexible manufacturing, data acquisition and signal processing, vision systems, and power electronics. The Society continually updates its program of technical activities to meet the needs of modern industry.
    http://ieee-ies.org
  • Institute of Destination Architects and Designers (IDAD)

    The Institute of Destination Architects and Designers (IDAD) believes that now is the time to invest in designing and rehabilitating recreational facilities by expanding dialog among IDAD architects, local agencies and private sector stake-holders, as well as resource researchers, conservation organizations and travel and tourism executives. Hydroscapes are the major players in outdoor recreation and national economies. Planning and design for tourism and recreation revitalization is the most important ecological and human safety, health and welfare issue facing designers in the foreseeable future. IDAD is focused on developing and disseminating techniques which can make resort and hydro-scape zones more successful: promoting the human equation and access to natural ecosystems, while preserving the natural conditions.
    http://www.idad.org/
  • Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology (IEST)

    The Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology (IEST), founded in 1953, is a multidisciplinary, international society whose members are internationally recognized for their contributions to the environmental sciences in the areas of contamination control in electronics manufacturing and pharmaceutical processes; design, test, and evaluation of commercial and military equipment; and product reliability issues associated with commercial and military systems.
    http://www.iest.org/
  • Institute of Noise Control Engineering

    The Institute of Noise Control Engineering of the USA (INCE-USA) is a non-profit professional organization incorporated in Washington, DC. A primary purpose of the Institute is to promote engineering solutions to environmental, product, machinery, industrial and other noise problems. INCE-USA is a Member Society of the International Institute of Noise Control Engineering, an international consortium of organizations with interests in acoustics and noise control.
    http://www.inceusa.org
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

    The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its members inspire a global community through IEEE's highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities.
    http://www.ieee.org
  • Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE)

    The Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) is the world’s largest professional society dedicated solely to the support of the industrial engineering profession and individuals involved with improving quality and productivity.
    http://www.iienet2.org
  • Institute of Transportation Engineers

    The Institute of Transportation Engineers is an international educational and scientific association of transportation professionals who are responsible for meeting mobility and safety needs. ITE facilitates the application of technology and scientific principles to research, planning, functional design, implementation, operation, policy development and management for any mode of ground transportation.
    http://www.ite.org
  • International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD)

    Founded in 1969, the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) is an internationally recognized organization dedicated solely to the concerns of independent, professional lighting designers. The IALD strives to set the global standard for lighting design excellence by promoting the advancement and recognition of professional lighting designers.
    http://www.iald.org
  • International Federation of Surveyors

    The International Federation of Surveyors is an international, non-government organisation whose purpose is to support international collaboration for the progress of surveying in all fields and applications.
    http://www.fig.net
  • International Map Trade Association

    The International Map Trade Association (IMTA) represents a world of maps. Established over 27 years ago, it promotes the interests of all companies involved in the mapping industry, from retailers of atlases and manufacturers of globes, to developers of geographic information systems.
    http://www.imtamaps.org
  • International Society of Automation (ISA)

    Founded in 1945, the International Society of Automation (ISA) is a leading, global, nonprofit organization with more than 30,000 members worldwide. ISA develops standards, certifies industry professionals, provides education and training, publishes books and technical articles, and hosts conferences and exhibitions for automation professionals. ISA’s 160 geographical sections, connect members with technology, expert advice, and world-class technical programming.
    https://www.isa.org
  • International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering

    The International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) is the pre-eminent professional body representing the interests and activities of Engineers, Academics and Contractors all over the world that actively participate in geotechnical engineering.
    http://www.issmge.org/
  • International Union of Architects – Public Health Group

    The UIA - PHG is one of the working bodies of the UIA, the Union International des Architects or International Union of Architects. It was founded in1955 and represent members and guest from all continents and a growing participation from more than 60 countries in 2012. Within the context of the UIA philosophy it is the vision of the UIA-PHG that world public health can profit by the dedication of architects to provide efficient, safe and aesthetic health care buildings and an environment that can contribute to a more rapid healing of the patients as well as an improvement in staff operations and satisfaction.
    http://www.uia-phg.org/
  • Leadership in Educational Facilities

    Formerly known as the Association of Physical Plant Administrators, APPA – Leadership in Educational Facilities is now the largest international association of educational institutions and their facilities and physical plant departments. Our members include over 1,300 universities, colleges, private and public K-12 schools, museums, libraries, and other organizations dedicated to learning. More than 7,000 educational facilities professionals are active within APPA and its six regional organizations.
    http://www.appa.org/
  • Mason Contractors Association of California

    The Mason Contractors Association of California (MCAC) primary purpose is to inform, represent, protect, and promote the masonry industry and the individuals that work within it.
    http://www.mca-ca.org/
  • Masonry Institute of America

    The Masonry Institute of America was founded in 1957, and is active in California and throughout the United States in the development of national building codes, promoting new ideas and masonry work, improving existing building codes, conducting research projects, presenting design, construction and inspection seminars and writing technical and non-technical papers, all for the purpose of improving the masonry industry.
    http://www.masonryinstitute.org/
  • Mathematical Association of America

    The Mathematical Association of America (MAA) is a professional society that focuses on mathematics accessible at the undergraduate level. Members include university, college, and high school teachers; graduate and undergraduate students; pure and applied mathematicians; computer scientists; statisticians; and many others in academia, government, business, and industry.
    http://www.maa.org
  • Mechanical Contractors Association

    Internships, Events, Conferences, Resources, Publications, Legislative Advocacy, Career Listings
    http://www.mcaa.org
  • Minerals, Metals and Materials Society

    Headquartered in the United States but international in both its membership and activities, The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS) is a rare professional organization that encompasses the entire range of materials and engineering, from minerals processing and primary metals production to basic research and the advanced applications of materials. The society provides forums for the exchange of information; promotes technology transfer; promotes the education and development of current and future professionals; represents the profession in the accreditation of educational programs and in the registration of professional engineers (a U.S.-grounded activity); encourages professionalism, ethical behavior, and concern for the environment; and stimulates a worldwide sense of unity in the profession.
    http://www.tms.org
  • National Academy of Engineering

    Founded in 1964, the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) is a private, independent, nonprofit institution that provides engineering leadership in service to the nation. The mission of the NAE is to promote the technological welfare of the nation by marshalling the expertise and insights of eminent members of the engineering profession. In addition to its role as advisor to the federal government, the NAE also conducts independent studies to examine important topics in engineering and technology.
    http://www.nae.edu
  • National Academies

    The National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine, and National Research Council are private, nonprofit institutions that provide expert advice on some of the most pressing challenges facing the nation and the world. Known collectively as the National Academies, the organization produces groundbreaking reports that have helped shape sound policies, inform public opinion, and advance the pursuit of science, engineering, and medicine.
    http://nationalacademies.org
  • National Academy of Environmental Design

    Created by more than 20 nonprofit organizations, the National Academy of Environmental Design (NAED) represents more than 500,000 members. People involved in NAED activities come from both industry and academia and are among the world’s most knowledgeable in their field. The NAED membership provides the leadership and expertise required to accomplish complex research projects on issues such as climate change, resource depletion, and energy security.
    http://www.naedonline.org
  • National Aircraft Appraisers Association

    The National Aircraft Appraisers Association (NAAA) is the Trade Association for professional aircraft appraisers. Since 1980 the NAAA has been the Certification entity and has established the standards and Code of Ethics for professional aircraft appraisers in the United States and abroad.
    http://www.plane-values.com/
  • National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE International)

    NACE International, The Worldwide Corrosion Authority, serves nearly 33,000+ members in 116 countries and is recognized globally as the premier authority for corrosion control solutions. The organization offers technical training and certification programs, conferences, industry standards, reports, publications, technical journals, government relations activities and more. NACE International is headquartered in Houston, Texas, with offices in San Diego, California; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Shanghai, China and Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia.
    http://www.nace.org/
  • National Association of County Engineers

    The National Association of County Engineers (NACE) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan professional association representing nearly 2,000 county engineers, road managers and related professionals in the US and Canada.
    http://www.countyengineers.org/