Welcome to 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 475 members statewide and is an approved provider of continuing education for those holding the CAE designation.

2020 Partnership Opportunities: We are happy to offer many opportunities to support ESSAE and to get your business exposure! If you don't see something that fits your budget, we would be happy to discuss customizing a sponsorship package for you!

Holiday Party: 
There's still time to register for the ESSAE Holiday Party & Silent Auction! We look forward to celebrating the holiday season with you! 

 
ESSAE Events
December 12, 2019
The Atrium
Holiday Inn Express & Suites - Latham, NY
Donate an auction item!

Annual Awards Banquet & Membership Meeting
February 6, 2020
Hilton Albany - Albany, NY
Nominate Your Peers!

Meetings, Membership, Marketing Institute
March 20, 2020

Annual Conference & Trade Show
May 28, 2020
Saratoga Springs, NY