AACEI - Chicago Midwest Section

The Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering

Chicago Section AACEI

Our Vision

To be the recognized technical authority in cost and schedule management for programs, projects, products, assets, and services.

Our Mission

The members of AACE enable organizations around the world to achieve their investment expectations by managing and controlling projects, programs, and portfolios; we create value by advancing technical knowledge and professional development.


  • May

 Annual Seminar

  • March

 Oracle (Primavera) P6 usage questions, quirks, and quandaries that never seem to get asked or answered

  • February

 Making Subjective Performance Management Measures Objective within the AEC Industry

  • January

 IDOT Presentation on the Circle Interchange

  • December

 Major Power Projects

  • November

 Lean Construction


Since 1956, AACE International, the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering, has provided its members with the resources they need to enhance their performance and ensure continued growth and success. With about 7,500 members world-wide, AACE International serves cost management professionals: cost managers and engineers, project managers, planners and schedulers, estimators and bidders, and value engineers. AACE International has members in 87 countries and currently includes 80 local sections.


Chicago Midwest Section

The Chicago Section covers the midwest region of the United States. There is a local monthly program and Section Committee to coordinate local events.