ACEC/MA 2018 Emerging Leaders Program - Registration Open

Type:  General 

ACEC/MA Emerging Leaders Program

Starting Wednesday, February 28, 2018 with an Ice Breaker & Keynote, runs for six additional sessions: March  7, 14*, 21, 28 and April 4, 11 (Snow Date: April 25)


Firms with 100 or fewer employees may apply for  Workforce Training Funds  to assist with Emerging Leaders tuition.  

See this ACEC/MA webpage for information  or contact   for details.




Email  for information.


Designed for engineers, architects, land surveyors, LSPs, geologists and other emerging leaders with approximately 8-15 years of experience, this highly rated seven-session program imparts specific skills and competencies identified by top ACEC/MA CEOs as critical for leadership success.  Join us as we launch our 19th class.
Program Highlights:
  • Carefully crafted curriculum that addresses specific needs for Individuals committed to developing their leadership abilities.
  • Highly interactive four-hour sessions taught by experts in their fields.  
  • Limited class size that facilitates networking and a quality learning experience.  
Session topics:
  • Your Role in Government Affairs
  • Leadership in a Professional Services Firm
  • Strategic Planning
  • Marketing Your Firm
  • Contracts and Risk Management
  • Economics of Practice   
  • From Management to Leadership  
  • Secrets of Success


Most sessions will be held at The Conference Center at Waltham Woods, 860 Winter Street, Waltham. The first half hour and short break during these sessions are networking opportunities with refreshments available. The first session, February 28, runs from 3:00 PM - 6:30 PM. The remaining sessions at Waltham Woods run from 3:30 PM -8:00 PM.


*The March 14, 1:00-5:00 PM  session will be held in conjunction with and include admission to the ACEC/MA Engineering Excellence and Awards Gala at the Royal Sonesta Hotel, Cambridge, MA. 


The March 21 Government Affairs & QBS session will be held at Aldrich Center at The Engineering Center, One Walnut Street, Boston, MA 02108, 3:30-7:30 PM


Participants are limited to two attendees per firm; additional attendees may be placed on a waitlist. Cancellations must be received two business days before the event. No-shows will be charged.


Professional Development Hours:  24.5 PDHs

Emerging Leaders is providing professional development hours to meet certain continuing education requirements for licensure in some states. New York, Florida, Louisiana, North Carolina and Oklahoma require pre-approval of PDH sponsors. The Emerging Leaders program has not been pre-approved in those states.


See remaining session topics in Events Calendar on March  7, 14*, 21, 28 and April 4 and 11 (Snow Date for any session postponed due to weather: April 25)


Questions? Contact Natalia Savatic,  or 617/305-4104.