About ACI

Association Concepts, meeting the needs of not-for-profit organization since 1967.

We take a team approach with our clients.  We learn about your needs and match you with the people who can best meet them – a lead account executive (Executive Director or Operations Director), along with operations support for accounting and membership functions.  New clients are always overseen by a partner during their first year with Association Concepts, to manage the transition period.

The Company

Association Concepts has been helping make Associations stronger and more successful since 1967.  

We take a team approach with clients.  Using our detailed information request form, you can tell us about your Association so we can learn how best to help you. 

Our clients include advocacy groups, professional societies, institutes offering education and professional development, and industry associations.  Find out what they already know:  Association Management is the better management option.


Association Concepts leads the Canadian association and conference management industry by empowering and guiding our clients to achieve their goals and objectives.

Total Service

Maintaining your own full-time staff, in today’s world when the pressure is on to deliver greater benefits for fewer dollars, is not an option for many Associations any longer.  Leading Associations are now finding that using the services of an Association Management company is more cost-effective and efficient for small to mid-size, growing, organizations.  

A full-service management, consulting and event management company is designed to help you deliver on your mission and achieve your goals

Having access to our skilled management professionals:

  • Allows your leaders to concentrate on policy rather than operations
  • Ensures your Association has access to necessary shared resources to meet its changing requirements
  • Enables you to have the necessary business continuity, through changes of leadership and management

Association Management and Event Management are Association Concepts' only businesses – find out what leading Associations already know:  join the Association Concepts Team!

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