Dec 21, 2015
WASHINGTON—ASAE hosted its 10th Technology Conference & Expo, December 14-16, at the Gaylord National® Resort & Convention Center at National Harbor, Maryland. With a total of 1,292 total participants, it was the highest attended conference in the event’s history. Participants took part in 42 high-level practical education sessions within five pathways (Disrupters; Leadership & Strategy; Learning & Technology; MarComm & Technology; and The Business of IT) and a sold-out Expo Hall.
Stratton-Angerosa ASAE Foundation Launching New Research Grant Focused on Publishing, Communication, Media Issues and Practices
Dec 18, 2015
WASHINGTON— ASAE Foundation received a $50,000 grant from The Angerosa Research Foundation and Stratton Media Strategies, LLC. The funds are earmarked for future research projects to explore the issues and trends relating to publishing, communication, and media issues and practices in the association community.
Dec 2, 2015
WASHINGTON — Today, ASAE urged the DC Council to reconsider provisions of the proposed Universal Paid Leave Act in order to eliminate ambiguity and ease any undue burden on the city’s association employers and employees.
Nov 12, 2015
WASHINGTON — ASAE announces that 1575 Eye Street, the building where they have a limited partnership and have been occupants since 1980, was sold to Duwaliya US Real Estate, Inc. With the limited partnership, ASAE will receive a portion of the sale. Exact amount of distribution to ASAE after taxes and expenses of the sale has not been determined. ASAE’s lease runs through 2025.
ASAE's New Global Growth Strategies Report Outlines Key Steps for Associations Establishing International Operations
Aug 26, 2015
WASHINGTON— In the second phase of research in the Association Global Management Series, the ASAE Foundation takes a deep dive look at how associations plan, execute, and refine their global efforts. In Global Growth Strategies, the report provides important steps associations should consider as they decide to establish operations in international markets and for associations who want to take the next step.
Aug 24, 2015
WASHINGTON—ASAE is pleased to announce Sam Palladio, a British actor and musician who portrays Gunnar Scott in the ABC show, Nashville, will provide music for this year’s Summit Awards Dinner on Wednesday, September 30.
ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition Provides Insight on Workplace Innovation, Importance of Face-to-Face Communication
Aug 14, 2015
WASHINGTON — More than 5,400 association professionals and industry partners attended the 2015 ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition, August 8-11, in Detroit. Attendees participated in more than 130 education sessions, networked in the exhibit hall, and took part in Detroit Destination Tours and EduTours. The ASAE Foundation sold more than 2,000 tickets to The Classic, held at Detroit's Fox Theatre, which is the highest attendance in its history.
Aug 10, 2015
WASHINGTON — To meet the needs of association employers working to build top-performing teams and job seekers looking for exciting career opportunities in the association industry, ASAE has debuted Association CareerHQ (www.associationcareerhq.org), a robust online career center bringing together ASAE career and talent management resources in a new way.
Aug 8, 2015
WASHINGTON — Before the official opening of the 2015 ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition, August 8-11, in Detroit, the ASAE Board heard updates on the Business Models and Infrastructure Development and the launch of the new website Association CareerHQ. The board passed the budget that includes Fiscal Year 2016 (FY 16) Program of Work and specific projects in all areas of ASAE and the ASAE Foundation.
Aug 4, 2015
WASHINGTON, DC – ASAE announces Abila has signed-on as a Strategic Partner in its Alliance Partnership Program for the next three years.
ASAE Announces Four Recipients for its Inaugural Scholarly Research in Association Management Grants
Aug 3, 2015
WASHINGTON— ASAE Foundation names four university programs to receive research grants in the new Scholarly Research in Association Management Grants program. The SRGP is one vehicle the Foundation uses to advance knowledge in association management through rigorous research efforts. The lead investigators will receive funds to support research on a cross-section of questions relevant to nonprofit membership and member-based associations. Each award is for one year, at a level of $7,500 --- with the funding period beginning this month.
Jul 15, 2015
WASHINGTON—ASAE Foundation is accepting applications for its 2016 Innovation Grants Program (IGP) through September 25. Now in its fourth year, IGP is a program that provides monetary awards to support innovation exploration and development in the association community. These grants are funded through a major grant from the SunTrust Foundation and additional support from Whiteford, Taylor, & Preston L.L.P. and other donors.
Jul 10, 2015
WASHINGTON—ASAE is pleased to announce that Rhonda M. Payne, CAE, will become the new Chief Learning Officer. Payne will lead the development of all educational programming for ASAE, including face-to-face events and ASAE University. She will start on August 3.
Jul 6, 2015
WASHINGTON—One hundred twelve association professionals recently received their Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential from the CAE Commission of ASAE, joining more than 4,000 industry leaders worldwide.
Jun 22, 2015
WASHINGTON—ASAE will honor six associations with the 2015 Summit Award, which is the highest recognition under The Power of A Awards. The six organizations will accept their awards on September 30 during the 16th Annual Summit Awards Dinner at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C.
Jun 17, 2015
WASHINGTON— ASAE will present Paul Pomerantz, FASAE, CAE, Chief Executive Officer of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, with this year’s Key Award. The Key Award recognizes the association CEO who demonstrates exceptional qualities of leadership in his or her own association and displays a deep commitment to voluntary membership organizations as a whole.
Jun 8, 2015
WASHINGTON—With more than 1,000 attendees and more than 60 exhibiting companies, the 2015 Marketing, Membership, & Communications Conference (MMCC), June 1—2, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, recorded the highest number of participants in its history.
May 29, 2015
WASHINGTON- In August, the Diversity Executive Leadership Program (DELP) will celebrate 15 years at ASAE’s Annual Meeting & Exposition in Detroit. Twelve scholars have been selected as the class of 2015–2017. DELP is a two-year program which includes a dynamic learning experience preparing the scholars for future leadership roles.
May 26, 2015
WASHINGTON—The Leadership Committee of ASAE and the ASAE Foundation announces the selected nominees to serve on the ASAE and the ASAE Foundation Boards of Directors for Fiscal Year 2016 (FY16), which begins September 1, 2015.
May 20, 2015
WASHINGTON—MemberClicks has joined ASAE’s Alliance Partnership Program as an Event Partner. This program provides the industry partner community with opportunities to align itself with ASAE and the association industry through customized marketing platforms.
Apr 28, 2015
WASHINGTON—ASAE announces the winners of the 2015 Gold Circle Awards competition that signifies excellence, innovation, and achievement in association/nonprofit marketing, membership, and communications programs. During ASAE’s 2015 Marketing, Membership & Communications Conference (MMCC), June 1-2, in Washington, DC, the Gold Circle Award for Overall Excellence will be announced.
ASAE's Springtime Expo Provided Insight on ROI of Meetings, Leadership, Strategies in Marketing, Technology
Apr 14, 2015
WASHINGTON—Last week, 2,923 meeting and industry professionals gathered to attend two ASAE events: Springtime Expo, April 8-9 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC, and ASAE Foundation’s Annual Springtime DC Golf & Tennis Invitational, April 10 at Lansdowne Resort.
Mar 30, 2015
WASHINGTON — Today, ASAE sent a letter to Indiana’s Governor Pence and to the majority and minority leaders of Indiana’s House and Senate asking them to adopt corrective language to the Senate Bill 101, the “Religious Freedom Restoration Act” (RFRA). ASAE wants a clear civil rights carve-out in RFRA.
Mar 27, 2015
WASHINGTON — ASAE expanded its Great Ideas Conference this year and hosted its first international event in Hong Kong from March 22-24. ASAE’s Great Ideas in Association Management Conference, Asia-Pacific had 176 participants from 16 countries, with 83 percent buyers (association staff) and 17 percent sellers (industry partners). The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB), an event partner of ASAE, was the conference sponsor.
Josh Linkner Will Kick Off 2015 ASAE Annual Meeting Exposition, Sherry Turkle is Closing General Session Speaker
Mar 23, 2015
WASHINGTON—From August 8-11, ASAE is expecting nearly 5,500 nonprofit and association professionals to come together for the 2015 ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition, which will be at Detroit’s newly-renovated Cobo Center. Today, ASAE launched its 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition website, which includes information on all the speakers, more than 120 education sessions, registration, hotels, and events.
Mar 16, 2015
WASHINGTON—After 32 years in the association management profession, Anne Blouin, CAE, will retire in August after the 2015 ASAE Annual Meeting and Exposition in Detroit. She will work closely with staff to ensure a smooth and seamless transition to FY 16.
Mar 13, 2015
WASHINGTON— The 806 attendees at this year’s ASAE’s Great Ideas Conference, March 8-10, represent the highest attendance in its 12 year history and 15 percent increase from last year’s record-breaking numbers. Association professionals and industry partners heard from Alan Gregerman and Todd Henry, and there were more than 90 education sessions. This year's meeting was held at the Hyatt Regency Orlando in Orlando, Florida.
Mar 9, 2015
WASHINGTON— Four influential leaders in the association community have been named to ASAE's 2015 Class of Fellows. The Fellows program recognizes individual accomplishments and contributions to ASAE and the association sector, and it is a call to service for the profession.
ASAE to Give Sentinel Awards to Congressman Kevin Brady, Congressman Dave Joyce, Congressman Peter Roskam
Feb 26, 2015
WASHINGTON– On March 18, ASAE will present Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-8), Congressman Dave Joyce (OH-14), and Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-6) with ASAE Sentinel Awards in Washington, DC. They are receiving the award for their leadership roles in advocating for the association community in the ongoing discussion of comprehensive tax reform and for defending the need for government attendance at association meetings.
Feb 25, 2015
WASHINGTON—Visit Orlando has joined ASAE’s Alliance Partnership Program as a Corporate Partner. This program provides the industry partner community with opportunities to align itself with ASAE and the association industry through customized marketing platforms.
Feb 10, 2015
WASHINGTON—ASAE invites association professionals to submit entries for the 2015 Power of A Awards competition. It recognizes how associations leverage their unique resources to solve problems, advance industry and professional performance, kick start innovation, and improve world conditions. The deadline to submit entries is Thursday, April 30, and winners will be announced in July.
Feb 3, 2015
WASHINGTON—Last year, ASAE conducted a Job Task Analysis that explored the core functional areas of association management. The results of this work will help in developing a comprehensive Body of Knowledge for the association field and CAE content outline. Human Resources Research Organization (HumRRO) conducted the research, and the survey results confirmed identifiable competencies that reflect important elements of knowledge for those who work in associations.
Feb 2, 2015
WASHINGTON—One hundred sixty-three association executives recently received their Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential from the CAE Commission of ASAE, joining more than 4,000 industry leaders worldwide.
Jan 22, 2015
WASHINGTON—ASAE has opened the call for association professionals and industry partners to fill open positions on the ASAE, and the ASAE Foundation Board of Directors to help lead the association dedicated to advancing the profession of association management. There are six open positions: Secretary-Treasurer and five At Large Directors (four At Large and one Industry Partner). All directors selected will serve on the ASAE Board and two of the four selected will also serve on the ASAE Foundation Board.
Jan 9, 2015
WASHINGTON—ASAE invites the association community to apply for the 2015 Gold Circle Awards (GCA) competition that recognizes excellence, innovation, and achievement in association/nonprofit marketing, membership, and communications. Deadline to submit entries is Friday, February 6, and winners will be announced in April.
Jan 8, 2015
WASHINGTON—ASAE invites candidates to apply for the 2015–2017 class of the Diversity Executive Leadership Program (DELP). Deadline for submissions is Monday, March 16, 2015. In August, DELP will celebrate 15 years at ASAE’s Annual Meeting & Exposition in Detroit, August 8-11. The Detroit Metro Convention and Visitors Bureau is the exclusive sponsor of DELP since 2001.
ASAE Foundation Launches Applications for New Scholarly Research in Association Management Grants
Jan 7, 2015
WASHINGTON—ASAE Foundation has launched a new research grant program called Scholarly Research in Association Management Grants, which provides awards to support research on topics of association management. The program is intended to primarily fund research conducted by investigators in the academic community and academic practitioner (association management professionals) collaborations. Deadline to apply is Friday, May 15.