ACUS 50th Anniversary

Join Us For Our 50th Anniversary Celebration!

The Administrative Conference turns 50 this year. View our anniversary video to learn more about our history and the work of the Conference. To mark this important milestone, we have a variety of programs and activities planned. Stay tuned to this page for 50th anniversary updates!

Download "ACUS at 50" Fact Sheet

Historical Timeline

Historical timeline

Scroll through our timeline for a look at the history of the Administrative Conference, from 1964 to present. This timeline tells the story of the Conference’s creation, development and advancement over the past 50 years.

Latest 50th News

Submitted by David M. Pritzker on October 29, 2014 - 12:05 pm EDT
The Administrative Conference of the United States (ACUS) was established by statute in 1964 as a means of bringing together the best thinking from the public and private sectors to find ways to improve the functioning of federal agency...
Submitted by Miriam M. Nisbet on October 20, 2014 - 12:17 pm EDT
Our History: Told By You - a 50th Anniversary Blog Post Series Celebrating ACUS’s 50th anniversary happily coincides with a major 40-year milestone for the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), the focus of much of my career in...

Upcoming 50th Events

December 4, 2014 - 2:00 pm EST, December 5, 2014 - 9:00 am EST