• American Association of Engineering Societies (AAES) AAES is a multidisciplinary organization of engineering societies dedicated to advancing the knowledge, understanding, and practice of engineering. AAES member societies represent the mainstream of U.S. engineering - engineers in industry, government, and academia. AAES's vision is to advance the engineering profession's impact on the public good. The mission of AAES is to serve as one voice for the U.S. engineering profession.
  • American College of Clinical Engineering (ACCE) The mission of ACCE is: 1) to establish a standard of competence and to promote excellence in clinical engineering practice; 2) to promote safe and effective application of science and technology in patient care; 3) to define the body of knowledge on which the profession is based; and 4) to represent the professional interests of clinical engineers.
  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) The purpose of AIAA is to advance the arts, sciences, and technology of aeronautics and astronautics and to nurture and promote the professionalism of those engaged in these pursuits. The Institute shall encourage original research, foster the dissemination of new knowledge, further the professional development of those engaged in scientific and engineering activities, improve public understanding of the profession and its contributions, foster education in engineering and science, promote communication among engineers and scientists and with other professional groups, and stimulate outstanding professional accomplishments.
  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) AIChE is the world's leading organization for chemical engineering professionals. AIChE's mission is to: promote excellence in chemical engineering education and global practice, advance the development and exchange of relevant knowledge, uphold and advance the profession's standards, ethics and diversity, promote safety in every aspect of chemical engineering, enhance the lifelong career development and financial security of chemical engineers through products, services, networking, and advocacy, stimulate collaborative efforts among industry, universities, government, and professional societies, encourage other engineering and scientific professionals to participate in AIChE activities; advocate public policy that embraces sound technical and economic information and that represents the interest of chemical engineers, facilitate public understanding of technical issues; and achieve excellence in operations of the Institute.
  • American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Founded in 1893, ASEE is a nonprofit organization of individuals and institutions committed to furthering education in engineering and engineering technology. ASEE's mission is to ASEE advance innovation, excellence, and access at all levels of education for the engineering profession. ASEE accomplishes this mission by: promoting excellence in instruction, research, public service, and practice; exercising worldwide leadership; fostering the technological education of society; and providing quality products and services to members.
  • American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) ASABE is an educational and scientific organization dedicated to the advancement of engineering applicable to agricultural, food, and biological systems. A member-driven technical and educational organization, ASABE is its members: a strong, closely woven network of experts who share the vision of Engineering for a Sustainable Tomorrow.
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Founded in 1852, ASCE is the nation’s oldest engineering society. ASCE stands at the forefront of a profession that plans, designs, constructs, and operates society’s economic and social engine – the built environment – while protecting and restoring the natural environment. ASCE's mission is to deliver value to our members, advance civil engineering, and protect the public health, safety, and welfare. In carrying out our mission, ASCE: advances technology; encourages lifelong learning; promotes professionalism and the profession; develops civil engineer leaders; and advocates infrastructure and environmental stewardship.
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) ASME is a not-for-profit membership organization that enables collaboration, knowledge sharing, career enrichment, and skills development across all engineering disciplines, toward a goal of helping the global engineering community develop solutions to benefit lives and livelihoods. ASME promotes the art, science and practice of multidisciplinary engineering and allied sciences around the globe. ASME’s mission is to serve diverse global communities by advancing, disseminating and applying engineering knowledge for improving the quality of life; and communicating the excitement of engineering. ASME aims to be the essential resource for mechanical engineers and other technical professionals throughout the world for solutions that benefit humankind.
  • Association for Facilities Engineering (AFE) AFE is a professional membership and certification organization built of professionals who ensure the optimal operation of high-rise commercial real estate, commercial and industrial plants, campuses of higher education, medical centers, offices at Fortune 500 companies, and (classified/non-classified) government facilities from around the world. AFE's mission is to provide trade-craft related facilities maintenance industry professionals worldwide.
  • Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) BMES is the professional society for biomedical engineering and bioengineering. BMES's vision is to serve as the world's leading society of professionals devoted to developing and using engineering and technology to advance human health and well-being. The mission of BMES is to build and support the biomedical engineering community, locally, nationally and internationally, with activities designed to communicate recent advances, discoveries, and inventions; promote education and professional development; and integrate the perspectives of the academic, medical, governmental, and business sectors.
  • Environmental and Engineering Geophysical Society (EEGS) EEGS, founded in 1992, is an applied scientific organization whose 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. EEGS's primary activity is its annual meeting. In addition, it develops and distributes a peer-reviewed scientific journal, as well as a newsletter, quarterly. It also publishes, markets, and distributes books and CD-ROMs on the application and use of geophysical technologies.
  • European Society of Biomechanics (ESB) The primary goal of ESB is to encourage, foster, promote and develop research, progress and information concerning the science of Biomechanics. The objectives of ESB are: to encourage, foster, promote and develop research, progress and information concerning the science of biomechanics, as well as to promote, initiate, sustain and bring to a satisfactory conclusion research with others and programmes of development and information in this particular field, to collaborate with other associations and bodies whose efforts are directed at the same objectives and whose interests are allied with or are similar to those of the Society itself, to promote the propagation of scientific organizations, governmental and private bodies, both national and international, in order to establish specifications and standards for biomechanics in general, and to encourage progress in the field of the clinical applications of the science of biomechanics in all its aspects, including research, teaching as well as to foster any other activity pertinent thereto.
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) IEEE, an association dedicated to advancing innovation and technological excellence for the benefit of humanity, is the world’s largest technical professional society. IEEE's core purpose is to foster technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE will be essential to the global technical community and to technical professionals everywhere, and be universally recognized for the contributions of technology and of technical professionals in improving global conditions.
  • Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers (IISE) IISE, the world's largest professional society dedicated solely to the support of the profession, is an international, nonprofit association that provides leadership for the application, education, training, research, and development of industrial and systems engineering. IISE's mission is to provide knowledge, training, networking opportunities and recognition to enhance the skills and effectiveness of the industrial and systems engineering profession and those individuals involved with improving quality and productivity. IISE strives to be the premier organization that advances, promotes and unites the industrial and systems engineering profession worldwide.
  • Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine (IPEM) IPEM is the professional organisation that represents the workforce of physicists, engineers and technologists who play vital roles in delivering our healthcare. IPEM’s mission is to constantly improve human health by the application of physics and engineering to prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease through research, innovation, education and clinical practice. IPEM's strategic objectives are to set and influence standards and best practice, influence and deliver education, training and continuing professional development, support and influence research and innovation, strengthen our public engagement and influence decision-makers, and influence and engage with national and international bodies.
  • Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) ITE is an international membership association of transportation professionals who work to improve mobility and safety for all transportation system users and help build smart and livable communities. ITE promotes professional development and career advancement for its members, supports and encourages education, identifies necessary research, develops technical resources including standards and recommended practices, develops public awareness programs, and serves as a conduit for the exchange of professional information.
  • National Agency for Finite Element Methods and Standards (NAFEMS) NAFEMS, established in 1983, is the only independent, not-for-profit, international organization that is dedicated to engineering simulation technology. NAFEM's mission is to provide knowledge, international collaboration and educational opportunities for the use and validation of engineering simulation. The principal aims are to improve the professional status of all persons engaged in the use of engineering simulation, establish best practice in engineering simulation, provide a focal point for the dissemination and exchange of information and knowledge relating to engineering simulation, promote collaboration and communication, act as an advocate for the deployment of simulation, continuously improve the education and training in the use of simulation techniques, and be recognised as a valued independent authority that operates with neutrality and integrity.
  • National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) NSBE is one of the largest student-governed organizations based in the United States. NSBE, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 1975, supports and promotes the aspirations of collegiate and pre-collegiate students and technical professionals in engineering and technology. NSBE’s mission is to increase the number of culturally responsible Black Engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community.
  • National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) NSPE was established in 1934 to realize a simple but vital goal: create an inclusive, nontechnical organization dedicated to the interests of licensed professional engineers, regardless of practice area, that would protect engineers (and the public) from unqualified practitioners, build public recognition for the profession, and stand against unethical practices and inadequate compensation. NSPE, in partnership with the State Societies, serves as the recognized and authoritative expert in licensure, ethics, and professional practice; promotes licensure and assists individuals in becoming licensed; and protects and enhances the value of licensure and the opportunities for the licensed engineer.
  • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) In 1957, the organization was officially founded as SPE, a constituent society of the American Institute of Mining Engineers (AIME). SPE became a separately incorporated organization in 1985. SPE's mission is to collect, disseminate, and exchange technical knowledge concerning the exploration, development and production of oil and gas resources, and related technologies for the public benefit; and to provide opportunities for professionals to enhance their technical and professional competence. SPE's vision is to enable the global oil and gas E&P industry to share technical knowledge needed to meet the world’s energy needs in a safe and environmentally responsible manner.

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