Education & Events

ACCE's educational programming is designed to meet the needs of all chamber professionals. It is based on ACCE's Body of Knowledge, which was developed through extensive benchmarking and surveys of chamber professionals. With continuous member input on the latest trends and issues affecting chambers of all sizes, ACCE develops programs and online courses that help chamber executives and their staffs advance the interests of their members and their communities. 

Awards and Recognition

ACCE recognizes excellence in all facets of chamber work. We present annual awards for Chamber of the Year, outstanding communications and marketing, membership sales, and lifetime achievement. The association also offers certification for chamber execs, and it presents awards for outstanding leadership in regional cooperation and advancement. Click here to see the awards and recognition programs available to chamber individuals and organizations.

ACCE Conventions

ACCE's anual convention provides education, information, and networking opportunities for all chamber professionals. Members and staff develop rewarding programming and multiple networking opportunities for CEOs and professional staff involved in economic development, communications, events, government relations, membership, sales, education and workforce development. Attending our convention gets you access to nearly 200 experts on a huge variety of topics. With our Regional Education, ACCE comes to your state and chamber with your choice of core programs.