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In Case of Emergency : Proactive Practices to Manage Risk
Thursday, November 10, 2016
DoubleTree by Hilton Schenectady
Schenectady, NY


Call for Leadership! 
It is time for the Nomination Committee to reach out to ESSAE members and ask if they have an interest in serving on the Board of Directors. As we see many of ESSAE’s committees reinvigorated, we want to see that same level of excitement and commitment at the board level. Please consider what you have to offer to ESSAE. It is an organization that has provided so much to its members. Pay it forward. Call for Leadership – Nominations Form

Celebrate Your 2016 Achievements! 
ESSAE knows the great deal of time, effort and talent association staff invest in the programs and services they provide to their members. We would like to acknowledge your association’s innovation and excellence by sharing your models and benchmarks with your association peers! Download the Awards Nominations Form!

Call for Auction Items! 
Auction items can be anything & everything! Wine baskets, museum and city tours, complimentary dining experiences, overnight stay packages, area attractions, sporting events, and so much more! This is your chance to be creative and create an enticing auction item. The holiday auction affords you the perfect opportunity to showcase your brand, services, venue and destination! Call for Auction Items Form!

ESSAE Upcoming Events!

November 10, 2016 – In Case of Emergency: Proactive Practices to Manage Risk
December 8, 2016 – Holiday Party – Albany Hilton / Albany, NY
February 9, 2017 – Annual Awards Banquet – Sixty State Place / Albany, NY
April 2017 – Meetings, Membership & Marketing Institute (Now Accepting RFPs)

Future Annual Conference & Exposition Dates
2017- Thursday, June 1 – Albany, NY
2018- Wednesday, June 21 – Saratoga Springs, NY
Click Here to View Upcoming Webinars!

Welcome to ESSAE

ESSAE. Guide. Empower. Lead.

The Empire State Society of Association Executives (ESSAE) is a nonprofit professional organization for persons engaged in the management of voluntary trade and professional organizations. ESSAE provides quality educational, leadership, and professional development opportunities to association executives and supplier members, to encourage high professional standards in the management of associations. ESSAE membership comprises over 440 members statewide and is an approved provider of continuing education for those holding the CAE designation.

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