Shared Interest Groups (SIGs)

VSAE’s Shared Interest Groups (SIGs) are a great way to learn from fellow association executives about the issues keeping you up at night. These member-led groups are organized around areas of interest and offer a forum for you to discuss what matters most to you.

  • To sign up to receive communications regarding a particular SIG, follow these steps.
    1. Log in using the link above in the green box
    2. Click Member Community in the Member Center pull-down menu.
    3. Click the My Profile tab.
    4. Scroll down to your profile information and click 'Edit.'
    5. Scroll down and select your preferred Shared Interest Group (you may select more than one by pressing the ctrl key).
  • Visit the Event list to the right for a list of the next scheduled SIG meetings.

 

The following are the current SIGs available to VSAE's Executive members.

Association Management Companies

For executives of firms that provide management and specialized administrative services to trade associations and professional societies.

Deputy/Senior Staff

For executives who deal with organization wide issues like strategic planning, staff management, and organization culture.

Emerging Association Professionals

For executives to support and advocate for the next generation of association leaders.

Large Association CEOs

For CEOs of associations with six (6) or more employees; discussion topics include staff development, board relations, legislative issues, technology, and association resources. 

Meeting Planner

For association professionals who are responsible for meeting planning within their organizations. 

Membership

For execs responsible for or involved in membership acquisition and retention for their organizations. 

Small Association CEOs

For CEOs of associations with five (5) or fewer employees; discussion topics include staff development, board relations, legislative issues, technology, and association resources.