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American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)


To promote and enhance the technical competency and professional well-being of our members, and through quality programs and activities in mechanical engineering, better enable its practitioners to contribute to the well-being of humankind.


Regular meetings, tours, and guest speakers. ASME members also participate in the Human Powered Vehicle competition, a competition held by ASME. The KC chapter holds monthly meetings at the Double Tree Hotel in Overland Park, Kan.

How to Join

Visit the ASME website or the ASME RooGroups page.

Interesting Facts

  • Founded in 1880
  • 120,000+ active members
  • Global membership represented by 80 countries