CAE: Certified Association Executive - Those three letters after your name represent professional recognition and career advancement. CAE, the Certified Association Executive, is the professional designation for the association management profession. Learn more by clicking on the CAE logo.

CMP: Certified Meeting Planner -  The requirements for certification are based on professional experience and a written examination. The foremost certification program of today's meetings, conventions and exhibitions industry, the CMP program recognizes individuals who have achieved the industry's highest standard of professionalism. Learn More by clicking on the CMP logo.

Study Groups are now forming for the CAE and CMP designations. 

In addition, each of our Educational Programs throughout the year carry CAE credit, and where appropriate CMP Credit as well.

If you hold a professional designation for which you would like us to consider offering credit please email us


CAE/CMP Scholarship Application