Service to the Public and to the Profession

As a Recognized Authority on Licensure and Specialty Certification

Serving the Public

As with most professions, the interests of the public and individual professions are inextricably intertwined in the delivery of environmental engineering and environmental science services. Quality professionals ensure better conditions for the public. Yet, in an increasingly complex technological world, it is difficult for the lay public to identify those who possess the special expertise required to successfully address specific problems.

The Academy publishes the Environmental Engineering and Science Resource Guidebook, an annual directory that provides guidance to those seeking environmental experts for consulting assignments or pursuing college level education. About 10,000 free copies are distributed to the public each year.

The Academy's specialty certification program simplifies this challenge. It establishes the specific environmental engineering expertise of licensed professional engineers, unlicensed engineers, and environmental scientists through peer evaluation and examination. A resume of each person posessing a valid certificate is published annually in Who's Who in Environmental Engineering and Science®.

The Academy counsels hundreds of students and prospective students who are motivated by the environmental ethic and are interested in an environmental engineering or environmental science career. This counseling provides an accurate assessment of the entry requirements and opportunities in the profession and identifies areas of study.

The Academy publishes in-depth reports and books on environmental issues and topics which advance the state of the art of environmental engineering and environmental science practices. Its members and staff regularly consult with government leaders regarding policies affecting environmental quality and the practice of environmental engineering and environmental science.

Serving the Profession

The Academy provides benefits to the environmental engineering and environmental science professions and to engineers and environmental scientists granted specialty certification.

For the Profession

The Academy ensures that appropriate examinations for the environmental engineering and environmental science disciplines are available for licensing of engineers through its assistance to the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying.

As a recognized authority on licensure and specialty certification, the Academy counsels state legislatures and federal agencies on the proper application of engineering credentials, thus ensuring that the profession's interests are protected.

The Academy recognizes quality environmental engineering and environmental science practice and informs the public of how it benefits from such practice.

The Academy ensures that quality environmental engineering and environmental science education programs exist to train future engineers by its active participation in the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology.

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JAN

18

2017

Free AAEES Webinar: State-of-the-Art Nitrogen Upgrade to Protect our Waters

Thank you to everyone who joined us for this free webinar. A recording of this webinar is now available at: http://www.anymeeting.com/yevosmagr/E954D888824D3F

FEB

01

2017

Entry deadline for the Excellence in Environmental Engineering and Science Competition

To enter, go to http://www.aaees.org/e3scompetition.php.

FEB

01

2017

Reservation deadline for the 2017 Kappe Lecturer, Dr. Danny Reible.

For more information, go to http://www.aaees.org/kappelecturer.php.

FEB

02

2017

Free AAEES Webinar: Leadership in Environmental Engineering - "A Tale of Two Journeys"

Click here to register.

FEB

07

2017

AAEES breakfast at NYWEA 89th Annual Winter Meeting.

Featuring Professor Robert Sharp, Ph.D., P.E., O'Connor Fellow of Environmental Engineering at Manhattan College. Click here for more information.

FEB

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22

2017

Borchardt-Glysson Water Treatment Innovation Prize and 2017 Borchardt Conference
24th Triennial Symposium on Advancements in Water & Wastewater

For more information, go to http://cee.engin.umich.edu/2017-borchardt-conference

MAR

01

2017

Entry deadline for the Environmental Communications Awards.

To enter, go to http://www.aaees.org/environmentalcommunicationsawards.php.

MAR

31

2017

Application deadline for Board Certification.

For more information, go to http://aaees.org/membership-boardcertification.php.

APR

13

2017

2017 AAEES Awards Lunch and Conference at the National Press Club

Details to be announced.

MAY

08

2017

AAEES's 9th Annual Breakfast at the NJWEA Conference

For registration or exhibitor information, go to http://www.njwea.org.

MAY

09

2017

AAEES's 8th Annual Workshop at the NJWEA Conference

For registration or exhibitor information, go to http://www.njwea.org.



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