American Association of Engineering Societies (AAES) 
and National Academy of Engineers (NAE)

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AIME leadership annually participates in functions hosted by related engineering groups, such as the NAE Convocation.  It also had a seat on the AAES Board.

Many individuals from AIME's Member Societies have been elected to the National Academy of Engineering.  For information, visit https://www.nae.edu/.

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The American Association of Engineering Societies was a multidisciplinary organization of engineering societies dedicated to advancing the knowledge, understanding, and practice of engineering.  It dissolved in 2020. AAES member societies represented the mainstream of U.S. engineering – engineers in industry, government, and academia.

Vision – Advancing the engineering profession’s impact on the public good.

Mission – To serve as one voice for the U.S. engineering profession.

Awards - Honoring People for their Contributions to Engineering and Society

The American Association of Engineering Societies annually presented the following awards (see links below for new homes of these awards):

The United States now participates in WFEO through the Engineering Societies of America, LLC (ESA). Visit https://www.wfeo.org/nationals/#americas for further information.

AAES and the U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) developed an Engineering Competency Model (“the model”) to serve as a guide for the development of the engineering workforce. The model outlines the core competencies for advancement and success in the engineering profession.

AAES also published engineering workforce data.

 

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