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Today, ASSE has more than 32,000 occupational safety, health and environmental practitioner members located worldwide with 151 chapters, 35 sections and 60 student sections. It has a scholarship program for students and research; is secretariat for several American National Standards Institute committees and projects; serves as the administrator for the U.S. Technical Advisory Groups to the International Organization for Standardization; provides technical publications and professional education programs and is a founding member of the International Network of Safety and Health Practitioner Organizations.
To celebrate its centennial, ASSE will debut a documentary on the history of safety and ASSE the first of the year and an updated Professional Safety journal. Additionally, ASSE is preparing for its professional development conference and exposition: Safety 2011, to be held in Chicago at the McCormick Place Convention Center June 12-15, 2011. In addition to is educational sessions, the conference will celebrate the centennial with a gala on June 13 at Navy Pier.
On October 14, 2011, ASSE’s annual Leadership Conference for member leadership will hold a birthday celebration in Illinois.