Upcoming events

    • 30 May 2017
    • If interested, please send nominations, along with a brief bio of the individual being nominated, to Angie Cornelius at asem-hq@asem.org

    ASEM currently soliciting Nominations for the Position of Secretary

    Nominations for the position of secretary are currently being accepted through May 30, 2017. All current members of ASEM are eligible to nominate members or themselves for the position. If interested, please send nominations, along with a brief bio of the individual being nominated, to Angie Cornelius at asem-hq@asem.org.


    • 01 Jun 2017
    • Worldwide through ASEM World Headquarters

    Effective 1 June 2017, the Professional and Associate Certifications in Engineering Management will officially transition over to materials covered under the recently published 4th Edition to the EMBOK.

    The EMBOK can be found via our ASEM Website (https://www.asem.org/Store/) and is available to members in pdf form simply by logging into the website https://www.asem.org/Claim-Member-Benefits using your membership login/password.

    Another exciting improvement is the delivery method improvement of the PEM/AEM which is now fully digital thanks to the terrific efforts of PDCE committee members. If you are thinking about registering, or have any questions regarding the exam, please feel free to reach out to us at ProfessionalDevelopment@asem.org.


    • 30 Jun 2017
    • https://asem.org/Society-Awards

    Nominations for ASEM Awards Due

    For more information about this and all of ASEM's Society Awards, please visit: https://asem.org/Society-Awards  

    Bernard R. Sarchet Award

    The Bernard R. Sarchet Award is considered to be the highest award given by ASEM. This award recognizes contributions to the Society and to the field of engineering management and is annually given to an ASEM member who has contributed the most to the Society on a local, national and/or international basis. Nominations can be submitted based on positive contributions in the following areas:

    • Publication of technical papers
    • Service as a local, national or international officer or committee member
    • Participation in the ASEM International Annual Conference
    • Contribution to the EM Body of Knowledge or EM Handbook
    • Management of seminars, workshops, symposia, webinars, or training sessions
    • National and international promotion of the Society.

    Frank Woodbury Special Service Award

    The Frank Woodbury Special Service Award recognizes an ASEM member who has provided outstanding service to the Society.

    This award is given annually to an active ASEM member who has demonstrated proof of continued service excellence to ASEM. Nominations can be submitted based on positive contributions in the following areas:

    • Support of EMJ through significant contribution to editorial content (articles, editing, reviewing, etc.)
    • Repeated service as ASEM International Annual Conference track chair or conference chair
    • Outstanding service on a local, national or international committee
    • Exemplary contribution to development of the EM Body of Knowledge or EM Handbook
    • Repeated delivery or development of ASEM training products or services
    • Continued promotion of the Society.

    Founder’s Awards

    Undergraduate: To recognize undergraduate engineering management program leadership. Eligible programs have: An active undergraduate program in engineering management, Demonstrated contributions to engineering management education and practice, Recommendations from stakeholders outside of their institution including employers and alumni, and Other significant achievements related to undergraduate engineering management program leadership.

    Graduate: To recognize graduate engineering management program leadership. Eligible programs have: An active graduate program which offers a graduate degree in engineering management, Demonstrated contributions to graduate engineering management education and practice, Recommendations from stakeholders outside of the institution including employers and alumni, and Other significant achievements related to graduate engineering management program leadership.

    Student Chapter: To recognize ASEM student chapter excellence. All active ASEM student chapters are eligible. Each of eight criterion are rated on a score from 1 to 10 with 10 being highest: Quality of Submission, Active Student Participation, ASEM International Annual Conference Participation, Engineering Management Projects, Community Projects, Faculty Involvement, Support for the Engineering Management Profession, and EM Practice.

    Presidential Award – Local Section

    The Presidential Award – Local Section annually recognizes ASEM local section excellence. All active ASEM local sections are eligible. Criteria for this award include:

    • Section membership and demonstrated participation
    • Participation in the ASEM International Annual Conference
    • Publication of technical papers and delivery of seminars and workshops
    • Other contributions to the field of engineering management.

    Best Dissertation Award

    The Best Dissertation Award annually recognizes the PhD dissertation that makes the most significant contribution to the engineering management field.

    The award winning dissertation will:

    • Contribute significant extensions of EM concepts
    • Have effective integration of analytical and management concerns as a primary premise
    • Include high quality design of the study and collection of data
    • Make conclusions with broad application to a range of EM organizations.

    William Daughton World Headquarters Service Award

    This award recognizes significant contributions to the streamlining, enhancement, or improvement of the day-to-day operations of ASEM world headquarters.

    This award recognizes an active ASEM member for their contribution of time, effort, or implemented idea that significantly enhanced or improved the day-to-day operation of ASEM including but not limited to:

    • WHQ processes and procedures,
    • ASEM website and other communications,
    • WHQ office arrangements and accommodations.



    • 01 Jul 2017
    • http://asem.org/Professional-Membership

    Member Dues Set to Increase

    Dues for professional membership with ASEM are set to increase from $125 to the new annual rate of $135, beginning July 1, 2017. We encourage all non-members to join prior to July 1 to take advantage of the lower member fee. Current members, regardless of your join/renewal date, may add another year to your membership at the current rate until July 1.

    If you have any questions or needs regarding membership, please contact the ASEM World Headquarters at asem-hq@asem.org.


    • 06 Jul 2017
    • 07 Jul 2017
    • Valencia, Spain
    Engineering Management Conference in Europe

    ASEM is proud to be a co-organizer of the 3rd International Joint Conference (IJC 2017) on “New Global Perspectives on Industrial Engineering and Management”.

    The conference will be held in Valencia (Spain) on July 6 & 7, 2017 and brings together international researchers in industrial engineering and engineering management from leading engineering societies around the world, such as ABEPRO (Associação Brasileira de Engenharia de Produção), ADINGOR (Asociación para el Desarrollo de la Ingeniería de Organización), IISE (Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers), AIM (European Academy for Industrial Management) and ASEM (American Society for Engineering Management).  

    The conference offers a unique opportunity for networking, a high quality scientific program and an exciting social program. Selected papers of the conference will be invited to submit their paper to various prestigious journals, including the Engineering Management Journal (ASEM) and Frontiers of Engineering Management (Chinese Academy of Engineering).

    Details can be found here or the conference website: www.icieom.org

    Important deadlines:

    Full paper OR extended abstract submission     6 Mar 2017

    Notifications of results to authors                        17 Apr 2017

    Final versions of full papers                                 15 May 2017

    • 18 Oct 2017
    • 21 Oct 2017
    • Huntsville, Alabama, USA



    'Reimagining Systems Engineering and Management'

    Hosted by the University of Alabama in Huntsville

    October 18th – 21st, 2017

    Marriott Hotel  - Huntsville, Alabama, USA


              https://www.asem.org/2017_IAC


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