Become a Member
Founded in 1999, ASP is the only not-for-profit professional association dedicated to advancing
thought and practice in strategy development and deployment for business, non-profit and government
organizations. ASP provides opportunities to explore cutting-edge strategic planning principles and
practices that enhance organizational success and advance members' and organizations' knowledge,
capability, capacity for innovation, and professionalism.
If you are focused on strategy development and management then ASP is focused on you. ASP membership
includes business professionals, government and non-profit leaders, consultants and academics that
are focused on best practices, knowledge exchange, networking and dialogue to strengthen design and
execution. In alignment with their organization's missions, challenges and opportunities, ASP
members benefit from a wide variety of programs and services that help them succeed through improved
strategic thinking, planning and action, including:
The Association for Strategic Planning has 14 chapters in the US and affiliate interest continues to
grow. Learn more about ASP chapters.
The ASP Annual Conference is the world's premier forum for the exchange of professional ideas and
insights among strategic planning professionals. Learn more about the Annual Conference.
ASP offers three strategy certifications, the Strategic Management Professional (SMP); the Strategic
Planning Professional (SPP) and the Strategic Planning Associate (SPA). Learn more about the
Professional Information and Resources
ASP members receive free or discounted subscriptions and access to leading strategy journals, book
summaries, presentations and white papers.
ASP offers individual, corporate and student memberships. To learn more about the abundant benefits
of associating your organization and career development with ASP please contact the ASP Headquarters
office at 877-816-2080.