The Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) is the representative organisation for the architectural profession at European level: it aspires to speak with a single voice on its behalf in order to achieve its aims. Its membership currently consists of 43 Member Organisations, which are the regulatory and professional representative bodies in all European Union (EU) Member States, Accession Countries, Switzerland and Norway. Through them, the ACE represents the interests of 600.000 architects from 31 countries in Europe.
Strategic priorities of the organisation:
- Advancing the highest professional standards, to safeguard the public interest
- Optimising professional mobility, to stimulate jobs and growth
- Promoting responsible architecture, to improve quality of life