AIB, Now and Then

Want to see just how much AIB has grown over the years? Ever wondered when your local chapter was founded? These records tell the story of our association in raw numbers, in personal narratives, and in the organizational policies that have guided us through so many years of growth and change.

Membership Totals by CountryCountry-by-country membership totals from 1978 to present
Chapter Founding DataLists of chapter chairs and official dates of establishment for each of AIB’s Chapters
The First 25 Years of AIBA historical account of AIB’s early years, written by AIB’s first president and co-founder, John Fayerweather
50th Anniversary ArchiveInfographics, images, and historical timelines created to commemorate AIB’s 50th Anniversary
A Short History of the Academy of International BusinessA condensed overview of AIB’s development, from its founding through 2020, composed by AIB Historian Jean Boddewyn and past Executive Secretary James Goodnow