WELCOME TO ACE
The Association of Chief Executives is an independent member-led organisation, which exists to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the delivery of public services in the United Kingdom.
ACE is open to Chief Executives and Senior Managers of government Executive Agencies, Trading Funds, Non-Departmental Public Bodies and Non-Ministerial Departments. Top managers within related government funded organisations can apply for membership but are subject to the approval of the ACE Executive Board. ACE promotes effective government and provides networking and learning opportunities for its members.
UPCOMING EVENTS & WORKSHOPS
EVENTS & CONFERENCES
Throughout the year ACE organises a number of networking events including discussion forums with key civil servants, seminars on current topics and regional member meet member social events.
NETWORKING & LEARNING
ACE provides it Members with opportunities to attend free or subsidised learning and development events throughout the membership year. We also publish ACE Reporter, which provides members with best practice exchanges and information on new innovations.
MORE ABOUT ACE
December 19 2017
Reflections on Public Bodies Week, Susanna Smith
ACE was formed to provide a support network for senior management within UK government arm's length bodies who between them employ 85% of the UK civil service, our network is regarded as an essential support package for top managers within government.
A number of resources are available to ACE members, these can include Cabinet Office reports, ACE newsletters, the latest updates on civil service reform and any relevant case studies.