Power of A Week

In an effort to highlight the many benefits associations provide to the economy and society, ASAE will hold the first ever Power of A Week this year from March 28-April 1.  Each day will have an event or focus that will highlight a component of the Power of A and allow associations to participate and… Read more »

New CIC Study Highlights Economic Importance of Meetings Industry

A new study by the Convention Industry Council highlights the importance of the meetings industry to the American economy. The study, which ASAE cosponsored with other associations, shows that meetings and conventions support 1.7 million jobs nationwide.

Participant Perspective – American Associations Day

Longtime ASAE member Phil Peach recently attended ASAE’s Annual Fly-In, where association executives from around the country visited their congressional representatives in Washington DC on March 24, 2010 to discuss issues of concern to the nonprofit association community. I recently visited with several of our congressional representatives as a part of ASAE’s annual fly-in.  This… Read more »