ACCESSE20 Detroit

July 21-23, 2020 | Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center | Detroit, MI

Detroit Hart Plaza


ACCESSE is a conference dedicated to the diverse professionals leading STEM societies.

From education and certification updates to the latest meeting innovation, this meeting has something for everyone. ACCESSE is a two-day conference held in July and combines leadership, immersive experiential learning, and expertise in managing engineering and scientific associations. It's the only conference where staff leaders of STEM societies get new perspectives, develop new ideas and connect with CESSE's greatest resource—the CESSE members and partners.

The conference provides a variety of learning formats, education on all key functions within our profession and industry, and the opportunity for peers to meet and discuss challenges and practices within their areas of expertise. 

Enhance Your Professional Network

At ACCESSE, members can meet up with friends, make new connections, and grow their partner resources. With formal and informal networking opportunities built into the schedule, you are empowered to make the connections that could change the course of your career and organization for the better.

Looking for ways to get involved with ACCESSE20?

We invite you to sign up to assist speakers and help develop the education sessions. 

Program committee volunteer form


Association Partners Welcome

ACCESSE has always been a place where association professionals and partners can come together to discuss the industry and forge strategic partnerships that can benefit both sides. Industry partners are invited to sign up as attendees or sponsor events, beverage breaks, and more. To learn more about opportunities to sponsor or attend the event, contact Colleen Murphy.

Contact Colleen Murphy

Visit Detroit

Detroit is a city on the rise and covers nearly 2000 square miles. That means there are a ton of things to see and do no matter your interests or tastes. The area continues to see an explosion of new business, agricultural initiatives, and large-scale city improvement plans. Explore Detroit and see what the city has to offer.

Explore Detroit

Interested in Learning More?

We're still planning the upcoming event, and you can sign up to be the first to hear about it.

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We're About Trust

The keyword that comes up again and again at CESSE is trust. Our community members meet through our hallmark events and continue the conversations well beyond. Whether you are looking for a sounding board to help you work through a challenge, tips and advice on industry practices, or referrals to other people who have a solution you can use, CESSE is here to be, or become, your professional network of choice.

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