WHAT WE OFFERBenefits and opportunities to meet the challenges of association management
CSAE is a tireless advocate for the association community, working to educate diverse audiences as to the significance and value of associations. As the official community for association industry professionals in Colorado, CSAE strives to help you develop as a professional and advance your organization through the provision of valuable, in-demand, future-focused opportunities for learning, networking, and career development.
Essential learning and professional development opportunities
Lunch With Leaders
Workshops, seminars, roundtables
Annual multi-day conference
Closed group roundtables
Members-only shared interest groups
Volunteer leadership opportunities
Quarterly magazine – Executive Edge
Monthly newsletter – Briefly Speaking
Online articles, publications, and research
CSAE library – Sample association management documents and templates, including bylaws, certification materials, forms, manuals, policies, RFPs, job descriptions, and more
Association sponsored-research and industry intelligence
Association Executive Compensation and Benefit Survey
Online Career Headquarters
Meet-ups and receptions
Vital contacts (both within and outside of your particular industry)
Social media: Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter
Professional Members Listserve
Legal and legislative updates and analyses
Voice in Washington and the Colorado Statehouse
Certified Association Executive (CAE)
Qualified Association Specialist (QAS)
CMP accepted programs
Marketing and sales contacts
CSAE event sponsorships
Executive Memo advertising
CSAE is the community that fosters personal excellence for all within the association management profession.
CSAE is committed to delivering high-value programs and services. If a CSAE member is not completely satisfied with any CSAE offering, CSAE will make it right or refund said member’s money.
CSAE in principle and in practice values and seeks a diverse and inclusive membership. There shall be full participation in this association by all people, regardless of race, gender, creed, age, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability.