Partner with CESSE

With more than 1,100 members representing some 200 associations in the engineering and scientific disciplines, the return on a CESSE partnership is access to our audience of decision makers within the context of our close community that members highly value.

The combined memberships of all CESSE organizations total 4.1 million, representing $1.2 billion in annual meeting, convention, and ancillary business.

Build Your Brand and Your Network with CESSE

CESSE partners, at all levels, are given recognition on the CESSE website and through various other channels depending on the level and type of commitment. 

CESSE members have created a tight-knit community and utilize each other's expertise and experience. Build loyalty among these knowledge seekers and decision makers by becoming a CESSE partner.

Networking leads to relationships. By engaging with the CESSE membership, your organization will have access to association leaders, and your insights and knowledge together with the expertise of our leaders helps to shape the industry.


Partnership Opportunities

The following CESSE partnership opportunities are available:

  • Custom Programs

  • CEO Meeting


Custom Programs

If your organization is looking for the furthest reach into the CESSE community, we are prepared to work with you to develop a custom program that meets your marketing objectives while providing essential revenue for CESSE to best pursue its mission. Contact Tracy Vanneman, CAE, Partnership Sales Manager, at or 419-308-8486 to start the conversation today.

2019 CEO Meeting

This educational and networking event draws a top-notch audience of association CEOs, giving partnering organizations preferred access and opportunity to interact with current and potential future customers. 2019 CEO Meeting partnerships will be announced in the coming months. Contact Tracy Vanneman, CAE, Partnership Sales Manager, for further information at or 419-308-8486.


ACCESSE19 will offer a dynamic program and several social functions that further enhance the value of this meeting for CEOs and senior management staff from the 200 organizations that belong to CESSE. ACCESSE19 partnerships will be announced in the coming months. 

Contact Tracy Vanneman, CAE, Partnership Sales Manager, for further information at or 419-308-8486.


Interested in Hosting a Future CESSE Meeting?

Partners interested in hosting a future CESSE meeting are encouraged to review the information on the Future Meeting RFP Process landing page. This page will be updated with the most current information, including opening and closing dates for bids.



We're about Trust

The key word 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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