The Knowledge Management Platform

Third Thought is a full-featured learning management system designed to help association professionals master the three key facets you need to be successful:

  • Association knowledge

  • Personal awareness

  • Industry understanding


Jointly developed by i2Integration and the Michigan Society of Association Executives, the mission of Third Thought is to provide associations with a comprehensive platform, integrating a digital library, courses, forum, on-demand learning and self-assessment into an easy-to-use, easy-to-adminster and scalable tool for members, non-members and association staff.




Third Thought Learning Management Features:


Course Management

  • Course catalog
  • Public / private courses
  • Group courses into classes
  • Course prerequisites
  • Automatic PDF certificate generation


Course Content

  • Text
  • Documents
  • Calendar
  • Quizzes
  • Video galleries
  • Events
  • Forums
  • Surveys
  • Video conference
  • Statistics
  • Messaging
  • Chat



  • Controlled content for members and non-members
  • Free and premium content
  • Users and roles management
  • SSL / secure and encrypted data



  • Single Sign-On
  • Custom integration with association management systems
  • LDAP and CAS integration
  • Third-party API integration



  • Subscriptions
  • Time-Based
  • Credit card submission
  • Manual invoicing




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