AACE Source June 2017 - 7
THE TOP 10 REASONS
TO JOIN AACE INTERNATIONAL
Gain access to a wealth of resources that will save you time and money! You'll stay informed
about the complexities of the cost and management profession ‐ plus you'll have access to
discounts on educational programs, publications, and more!
Locate thousands of technical papers and publications in the Virtual Library. AACE's data‐
base is keyword searchable for quickly locating appropriate reference articles.
Members can post resumes at no additional cost in our Career Center and keep your ca‐
reer on track through information sources such as our annual Salary and Demographic
Survey of Project and Cost Professionals.
We oﬀer numerous online learning courses on estimating and project management. The
Approved Educational Provider program helps maintain high quality development courses
and providers. AACE also holds many seminars throughout the year.
Starting with the TCM Framework and Recommended Practices that are available for free
only to members to our bi‐monthly publication Cost Engineering featuring articles for cost
professionals around the world. Through the AACE International website, the Cost Engi‐
neering journal is a great current resource for members and as a member, you gain access
to an archive of past issues.
Increase your knowledge and expertise by joining one of AACE International's many tech‐
nical subcommittees, subcommittees, and Special Interest Groups (SIG's) at no additional
cost to members. Discuss industry problems with your peers or help experts develop new
and improved techniques and practices for the profession.
Ready to advance your career
and begin enjoying the advan‐
tages that our members enjoy?
Whether you are an experi‐
enced cost engineer or a stu‐
dent, we have a membership
ready for you.
By attending a local section or our Annual Meeting for interesting speakers, informational
tours, social dinners and much more. The online Membership Directory is an excellent
source for a list of contact information on thousands of members. Join one of our many
technical subcommittees and participate in the AACE Forums ‐ a great way to tap into the
collective wisdom and experience of our world‐wide membership.
Our certiﬁcation programs are independently accredited by the Council of Engineering &
Scientiﬁc Specialty Boards. AACE certiﬁcations are a recognized credible standard in the
cost management ﬁeld. A recent study shows that individuals with an AACE Certiﬁcation
earn 17.4% more than their counterpart without a certiﬁcate.
On products and services ranging from Annual Meeting registration fees, archived webi‐
nars and presentations, certiﬁcation examination registrations, and more!
We are your professional partner bringing you information and support you
can trust. Join and become part of a unique network of individuals who are
dedicated to improving the cost and management profession.