Education & Events
From a multi-day conference with expert presenters to informal lunch meetings led by your peers, we have a variety of programs to meet help you do your job better and improve your association. Go to event calendar
TSAE is a CAE Approved Provider. Every program that we offer which qualifies for CAE credit will clearly identify the number of CAE credits granted for full participation, and we will maintain records of your participation in accord with CAE policies.
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New Ideas Annual Conference
Spend three amazing days sharing your passion for association management, discovering how you can grow as a professional, and engaging with experts so you can advance your career and organization. Go to New Ideas Annual Conference
UPDATE: After five great years, Tech Talks has been sunset to make way for new programming. The good news is that the spirit, and much of the content, from Tech Talks will live on in a new Membership, Marketing & Communications conference set to take place in November 2019 in the Austin area.
TSAE Women's Summit
The TSAE Women’s Summit convenes women working in the association industry to network, inspire one another and have the opportunity to learn how to strengthen and support the leadership of women in association management. The summit will provide an experience that inspires women and men in the association community to participate and support the development of women as leaders. Sessions range from mentoring, coaching, to health and wellness and career advancement. Go to Women's Summit
Membership, Marketing & Communications Conference
This new two-day event will address the latest challenges and trends in membership, marketing and communications through expert-led sessions and peer learning. Additionally, you'll have a chance to visit with the industry's best technology and membership vendors.
Learn @ Lunch is a quick and easy way to get education and networking with little interruption to your work week. Bring your lunch, meet with your peers and learn about some of today's hottest association topics from a speaker or in an idea-sharing setting while you eat. Go to Learn@Lunch
Enhance your leadership skills, expand your network within TSAE, increase your confidence, and learn how to better communicate at weekly Toastmasters meetings. Go to Toastmasters
Thanks to sponsorship from the Fort Worth CVB, we are able to provide association CEOs and Executive Directors with targeted education and events that addresses their specific challenges in this industry. Go to CEO Strategies
CAE Study Course
TSAE offers a Study Coursetwice a year to help prepare for the CAE exam. An experienced CAE leads the discussion as the group explores the nine (9) domains of association management and works through sample exam questions. It is a great way to ask questions, find study partners and earn CAE hours. Go to CAE Study Group
Leadership TSAE is a nine-month program designed to develop well-rounded skills and a broader knowledge base to enhance professional abilities and make you a more valuable leader at your association. Go to Leadership TSAE
As part of our growing education calendar, we’re pleased to introduce TSAE Labs in 2019! These half-day workshops will explore one topic in-depth in an interactive small group learning environment. Labs will be limited to 20-30 participants so secure your spot soon! Go to TSAE Labs
Attend an upcoming live program or visit our library of more than 40 archived programs to get the information you need when you need, wherever you are. Go to Webinars
Networking and Social Events
Our annual TSAE Celebration Luncheon gives you an opportunity to catch up with your peers and enjoy a wonderful meal as we honor our Making a Difference Community Service Award winner and listen to an inspirational speech. Go to Celebration Luncheon
TSAE Open is our annual networking event where we take over Topgolf for an afternoon of swings, bingo, refreshments, and friendly com-petition. Topgolf offers the ultimate in golf, games, food, drinks, and fun. Whether you're a pro or have never taken a swing in your life, there will be something for everyone. Go to TSAE Open
See friends, build new connections and grow your network over drinks and snacks at our complimentary happy hours! Go to TSAE Socials