Associations

Engineering & Architecture

  • Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology Society (IEEE)

    The IEEE Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology Society is the leading international forum for scientists and engineers engaged in the research, design and development of revolutionary advances in microsystems packaging and manufacturing Its objectives are scientific, literary, and educational in character. The Society strives for the advancement of the theory and practice of electrical and electronics engineering and of the allied arts and sciences, and the maintenance of a high professional standing among its members and others and with special attention of such aims within the field of interest of the Society. The CPMT Society promotes close cooperation and exchange of technical information among its members and others through technical conferences and workshops, peer-reviewed publications, and collaboration with other organizations.
  • Concrete Masonry Association of California and Nevada

    The Concrete Masonry Association of California and Nevada (CMACN), a non profit professional organization established in October 1977, committed to strengthening the masonry industry in California and Nevada.
    http://cmacn.org/
  • Construction Specifications Institute

    The Construction Specifications Institute is a national association of more than 13,000 volunteers, including specifiers, architects, engineers, contractors, facility mangers, product representatives, manufacturers, owners and others who are experts in building construction and the materials used therein.
    http://www.csinet.org
  • Construction Specifications Institute, Orange County Chapter

    The Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) is a national professional association that provides technical information and products, continuing education, professional conferences, and product shows to enhance communication among all the nonresidential building design and construction industry's disciplines and meet the industry's need for a common system of organizing and presenting construction documents. CSI's nearly 18,000 members include architects, engineers, specifiers, contractors, building owners, facility managers, and product manufacturers. Its policy of industry-wide membership has resulted in improved communication and unprecedented teamwork to develop innovative products and services of benefit to all involved in nonresidential construction. The mission of the Orange County Chapter of the Construction Specifications Institute, Inc., is to provide its membership with both the opportunity and a forum to share ideas and information openly with others in the construction industry in order to create and sustain the built environment, while recognizing and responding to changing industry trends.
    http://www.occcsi.org
  • Control Systems Society (IEEE)

    The Society is dedicated to the advancement of research, development, and practice in automation and control systems. It has broad technical interests in dynamical systems and control that include modeling, adaptation, estimation, optimization, feedback and software/hardware tools. Application areas include aerospace, automotive, biosystems, communication networks, finance and markets, homes and buildings, manufacturing and process industries, and micro/nano-systems.
    http://www.ieeecss.org/
  • Council of Educational Facility Planners International

    Established in 1921, the Council of Educational Facility Planners International (CEFPI) is a worldwide professional non-profit association whose sole mission is improving the places where children learn. CEFPI members, individuals, institutions and corporations are actively involved in planning, designing, building, equipping and maintaining schools and colleges.
    http://www.cefpi.org
  • County Engineers Association of California

    The County Engineers Association of California (CEAC), formed in 1914, is comprised of county engineers, public works directors, county road commissioners, and professional personnel throughout California’s 58 counties. Its purpose is "To advance county engineering and management by providing a forum for the exchange of ideas and information aimed at improving service to the public.”
    http://www.ceaccounties.org/
  • Design-Build Institute of America, Western Region

    The Design-Build Institute of America is the only organization that defines, teaches and promotes best practices in design-build. Design-build is an integrated approach that delivers design and construction services under one contract with a single point of responsibility.
    http://www.dbia.org
  • Designers Accord

    In late June 2007, the Designers Accord was founded with the goal of changing the way the creative community does business. Designers, educators, and business leaders adopted a “Kyoto Treaty” of design (later renamed the Designers Accord) that specified a particular ethos and behavior around sustainable design. The underlying philosophy of this agreement was that by collectively building our intelligence around issues of climate change and humanitarian issues – and tackling those challenges with optimism and creativity – we would catalyze innovative and sustainable problem solving throughout the creative community.
    http://www.designsaccord.org
  • Earthquake Engineering Research Institute

    The Earthquake Engineering Research Institute is a national, nonprofit, technical society of engineers, geoscientists, architects, planners, public officials, and social scientists. EERI members include researchers, practicing professionals, educators, government officials, and building code regulators. The objective of the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute is to reduce earthquake risk by (1) advancing the science and practice of earthquake engineering, (2) improving understanding of the impact of earthquakes on the physical, social, economic, political, and cultural environment, and (3) advocating comprehensive and realistic measures for reducing the harmful effects of earthquakes.
    https://www.eeri.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
  • Engineered Wood Association

    The Engineered Wood Association (APA) is a nonprofit trade association that has grown and evolved with the engineered wood industry. Their mission is to maintain their position as the leader in creating engineered wood product growth for North American member companies.
    http://www.apawood.org
  • Engineering and Utility Contractors Association

    The Engineering & Utility Contractors Association, EUCA, is a forward-thinking trade association representing union-affiliated contractor businesses and associate firms throughout the Western United States. EUCA is a full service association.
    http://www.euca.com
  • Engineering & Construction Contracting Association

  • Engineering Contractors’ Association

    Since 1976 the Engineering Contractors’ Association (ECA) has served underground and heavy construction professionals in Southern California providing leadership and education on issues important to our member’s success. ECA is working to enhance continued development and promote a healthy construction environment through education of regulatory bodies from the contractor’s perspective and informing the industry on critical developments.
    http://ecasocal.org/
  • Environmental and Engineering Geophysical Society

    The Environmental and Engineering Geophysical Society (EEGS) is an applied scientific organization founded in 1992. Their mission is to promote the science of geophysics especially as it is applied to environmental and engineering problems; to foster common scientific interests of geophysicists and their colleagues in other related sciences and engineering; to maintain a high professional standing among its members; and to promote fellowship and cooperation among persons interested in the science.
    http://www.eegs.org
  • Far West Equipment Dealers Association

    Far West Equipment Dealer Association was established in 1946 to provide a unified voice for the equipment dealers - known first as the California Farm Equipment Dealers Association, and later in 1971 when dealers in Arizona and Nevada were added, it became known as the Far West Equipment Dealers Association. Far West has now come to include agricultural, industrial, construction and material handling equipment.
    http://www.fweda.com
  • Federal Aviation Administration

    The Federal Aviation Administration's continuing mission is to provide the safest, most efficient aerospace system in the world. The FAA strives to reach the next level of safety, efficiency, environmental responsibility and global leadership. They are accountable to the American public and our stakeholders.
    http://www.faa.gov
  • Fluid Power Distribution Association

    The Fluid Power Distribution Association (FPDA) is the professional network for fluid power, automation and motion technology providers dedicated to significantly enhancing member and channel performance by delivering indispensable networking, education and success strategies.
    http://www.issa.com
  • General Aviation Manufacturers Association

    The General Aviation Manufacturers Association represents over 65 of the world’s leading manufacturers of fixed-wing general aviation airplanes, engines, avionics, and components. While not a membership site for students, many current aviation and aerospace information is available on this website.
    http://www.gama.aero
  • Electrochemical Society

    The Electrochemical Society was founded in 1902 as an international nonprofit, educational organization concerned with a broad range of phenomena relating to electrochemical and solid-state science and technology. The Electrochemical Society has more than 8,000 scientists and engineers in over 70 countries worldwide who hold individual membership, as well as roughly 100 corporations and laboratories that hold corporate membership.
    http://www.electrochem.org
  • Geoprofessional Business Association

    The Geoprofessional Business Association (ASFE) is a not-for-profit organization of nearly 300 member firms that provide geoprofessional services vital to the well-being of society, now and in the future. These services include geotechnical, geologic, environmental, construction materials engineering and testing, and related professional services.
    http://www.asfe.org
  • Helicopter Association International

    The mission of the Helicopter Association International (HAI) is to provide its members with services that directly benefit their operations, and to advance the international helicopter community by providing programs that enhance safety, encourage professionalism and economic viability while promoting the unique contributions vertical flight offers society.
    http://www.rotor.com
  • Housing Inspection Foundation

    The Housing Inspection Foundation (HIF) helps home inspectors become the best they can be while creating new career opportunities for those involved in the real estate, construction or environmental fields. Home inspectors, building inspectors, real estate professionals, construction inspectors and remodeling contractors all may wish to learn how to perform these vital services.
    http://www.hif-assoc.org
  • Human Factors and Ergonomics Society

    Formed in 1957, the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society's mission is to promote the discovery and exchange of knowledge concerning the characteristics of human beings that are applicable to the design of systems and devices of all kinds. The Society furthers serious consideration of knowledge about the assignment of appropriate functions for humans and machines, whether people serve as operators, maintainers, or users in the system. It advocates systematic use of such knowledge to achieve compatibility in the design of interactive systems of people, machines, and environments to ensure their effectiveness, safety, and ease of performance.
    https://www.hfes.org