Society of American Military Engineers

Founded in 1920, the Society of American Military Engineers leads collaborative efforts to identify and resolve national security infrastructure-related challenges. With a National Office in Alexandria, Va., and more than 100 local Posts and Field Chapters around the world, the Society unites public and private sector individuals and organizations from across the architecture, engineering, construction, environmental and facility management, cyber security, and contracting and acquisition disciplines in support of America's national security.

Established in 2016, the SAME Foundation was created to support the next generation of military, government civilian, and A/E/C industry leaders. Learn more about how you can help foster engineering leadership for the nation by becoming a Founding Supporter of the SAME Foundation today.


JETC 2019

May 7 - 9, 2019


Tampa Convention Center
333 S Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602

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March 12 - 13, 2019


Hyatt Regency Dulles
2300 Dulles Corner Blvd, Herndon, VA 20171

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February 6 - 8, 2019


Westin Riverwalk
420 W Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205

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SBC 2019

Nov. 20 - 22, 2019


Dallas Convention Center
650 S Griffin St, Dallas, TX 75202

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SAME Mission

“To lead collaborative efforts to identify and resolve national security infrastructure-related challenges.”


2020 Vision

“To be recognized as the multi-disciplined integrator of military, public, private, and academic national infrastructure-related capabilities to produce viable solutions for America’s national security.”


Our Enduring Purpose

“To promote solidarity and cooperation between engineers in civil and military life, to disseminate technical knowledge bearing upon progress in the art of war and the application of engineering science thereto, and to preserve and maintain the best standards and traditions of the profession, all in the interests of patriotism and national security.”