PASAE is your association and the largest in Pennsylvania that serves the commonwealth's association industry.  Our focus is promoting excellence in the association industry through professional development, networking opportunities, information, and best practices.


The mission of the Pennsylvania Society for Association Excellence is to create a community of association leaders that inspire and promote excellence.


PASAE provides gold-standard, innovative services to the association community.



 Erie FAM Trip & Professional Development Event

Join your colleagues - meeting planners, CEOs, and more - on a road trip to Erie.  For under $100 PASAE's association members can hop on a bus to Erie for tours of the new Courtyard Erie Bayfront, Bayfront Convention Center, Sheraton Erie Bayfront, Ambassador Center, and the city of Erie, including Presque Isle.  All meals are included and overnight accommodations are provided by the Courtyard Erie Bayfront.  Not to mention top-notch professional development on dealing with crisis during events.  There is limited availability for this event - so register soon! 

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 CAE Study Group

Earning the CAE credential is the hallmark of a committed association professional. The Certified Association Executive (CAE™) program elevates the association industry’s professional standards, enhances individual expertise, and designates association professionals that have demonstrated their knowledge of association management essentials.

A total of ten sessions have been scheduled, beginning on Tuesday, September 13 at the PASAE Offices. Each session will meet from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m., and will be facilitated by a PASAE volunteer who is a CAE.

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