in 1880 as the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, today's ASME
is a 120,000-member professional organization focused on technical,
educational and research issues of the engineering and technology community.
ASME conducts one of the world's largest technical publishing operations,
holds numerous technical conferences worldwide, and offers hundreds of
professional development courses each year. ASME sets internationally
recognized industrial and manufacturing codes and standards that enhance
of the Society is performed by its member-elected Board of Governors and
through its five Councils, 44 Boards and hundreds of Committees in 13
regions throughout the world. There are a combined 400 sections and student
sections serving ASME's worldwide membership.
To be the premier organization for promoting the art, science and practice
of mechanical and multidisciplinary engineering and allied sciences
our diverse communities throughout the world.
To promote and enhance the technical competency and professional well-being
of our members, and through quality programs and activities in mechanical
engineering, better enable its practitioners to contribute to the well-being
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