American Society of Civil Engineers
Founded in 1852, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) represents more than 137,500 members of the civil engineering profession worldwide. ASCE's mission is to provide essential value to our members, their careers, our partners and the public by developing leadership, advancing technology, advocating lifelong learning, and promoting the profession. To advance civil engineering practices and encourage greater technical knowledge transfer, ASCE pursues collaboration with 66 civil engineering organizations worldwide, and fosters the formation of and participation in regional and worldwide groups including: The Union Panamericana de Associaciones de Ingenieros (UPADI) and the World Federation of Engineering Organizations (WFEO). The Society maintains local affiliates in 25 countries, including 6 international student groups, and serves members in 159 nations.
For more information, visit http://www.asce.org/