Shared Interest Groups (SIGs)

Join a SIG

Shared Interest Groups (SIGs) are included with your membership and provide a no-pressure environment to learn from and network with like-minded peers in your community. There are fifteen different SIGs, each meeting three times per year. Join one or all of them to maximize your learning and networking potential.

Don’t forget to bring a friend! Non-members can attend one complimentary event before becoming a member of AF.


Upcoming SIG Meetings

Meeting dates and times are subject to change.


YP SIG: Job Hunter to Career Builder- Advice for Young Professionals​​​​​​​
When: Sep 14, 2018 from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM (CT)

Communications SIG: Gaining Media Attention in Today’s Newsroom- PR Strategies for Associations​​​​​​​
When: Sep 18, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM (CT)

Governance SIG- On-boarding: Discover, Share, Learn​​​​​​​
When: Sep 19, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM (CT)

Fundraising SIG: It’s a Love/Hate Thing – Donor Software, Member Database, and Trying to Keep Your Sanity

When:  Sep 25, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM (CT)

Education SIG: Back To School- Best Practices For Engaging Learners And Creating Exciting Education

When: Oct 10, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM (CT)

IT SIG

When: Oct 16, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM (CT)>/p

PUBLIC POLICY & ADVOCACY SIG

When:  Oct 24, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM (CT)

FUNDRAISING SIG

When:  Nov 6, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM (CT)

MEMBERSHIP SIG- SUBURBAN LOCATION!

When:  Nov 8, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM (CT)

MEETING PROFESSIONALS SIG

When:  Nov 15, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM (CT)

#2/COO SIG - DECEMBER MEETING

When:  Dec 6, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM (CT)

Check out the calendar of events for a complete listing of SIG meetings. 

SIGs

AMC professionals

Certification of Professionals

Communications

Component Relations

Educational Program Development

Finance

Fundraising and Development

Governance

Information Technology

Marketing

Meeting Professionals

Membership Development Services

No. 2 Executives/COOs

Public Policy and Advocacy

Young Professionals