ASTI will act as the Secretariat for all projects initiated under the ASTI umbrella. As the secretariat they will provide all administrative needs to each project. The expenses incurred by the Secretariat will be funded by the Project. ASTI will advise the Project Working Committee on the amount of funds to be allocated in the budget for administration costs.
ASTI may become a member of other associations for projects not initiated by ASTI, where it is not the Secretariat.