For over 35 years, association professionals have enhanced their careers and ensured professional growth and success as a result of their membership with PASAE. 

Discover the Benefits of PASAE Membership:

  • Gain direct access to Pennsylvania’s best and brightest industry leaders.
  • Grow your business by raising awareness of your organization’s programs and services.
  • Discover new ways of doing things via unique networking and educational opportunities.
  • Stay current on trends and developments vital to the success of your group.

Education & Events

Connections Conference

Education, networking and fun. CAE and/or CMP credits may be available for full conference attendance.

Taste of Success Luncheons

Each year PASAE holds professional development educational sessions and networking luncheons. This is a great way to meet fellow PASAE members and learn about association specific topics.


Roundtable meetings are forums for peers to share information, create dialogue, and network. These are free for members to attend.

CEO Roundtable: This meeting is open to Association Executive Directors/CEO's only. Non-member CEO's are welcome as guests of a current PASAE Member CEO who also is in attendance. Bring your questions and topics for discussion.

MARCOM Roundtable: This meeting is open to all members, but more specifically geared toward Marketing and Communications professionals. The meetings discuss topics such as: membership recruitment and retention efforts, publications, and digital media. 

Meeting Planner Roundtable: This meeting is for all members, but specifically geared toward those who are responsible for meeting planning within their organizations. Network and share ideas with other meeting planners around topics such as annual meetings, tradeshows, or training programs.  

Holiday Luncheon & Silent Auction

All proceeds from the Silent Auction support the Foundation's mission to develop the next generation of association leadership.

CAE Study Group

Association executives working to earn their CAE can participate in PASAE’s CAE Study Group held each fall.

Additional Benefits:

  • Access to PASAE's Membership Directory
  • A PASAE Member-Only Social Community
  • Association Industry News
  • Career Center