IEST membership gives you a competitive edge.

Take advantage of free access and member discounts through resources such as:
   •  Expertise of leaders in your field
   •  Education programs on topics affecting your business
   •  Advancement opportunities through the IEST Career Center
   •  Essential industry documents
   •  25-year archive of peer-reviewed technical papers
And much more!



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Join by April 30, 2022 to receive a $50 IEST reward to use towards
an education training course registration, conference registration,
or a Bookstore order. 

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Member Benefits

LEARN: IEST is your passport to industry knowledge
  •  Choose courses from our best-in-class education program or request custom training at your facility. Member discounts on registration.
  •  Attend a conference where you can exchange ideas with your peers and gain insights from experts. Member discounts on registration.
  •  Consult IEST Recommended Practices (RPs) to ensure your company implements industry best practices. Member discounts on purchases; select documents free to members.
  •  Research the Journal of the IEST, a leading content source for half a century. Membership includes current subscription plus unlimited access to 25 years of searchable archives.
Weekly industry e-news: ThisWeek@IEST and NewsBrief@IEST.

COLLABORATE: Network and contribute with your peers
  •  Consult the online Membership Directory to connect with colleagues. Exclusively for members; included in membership.
  •  Join a Working Group and help shape the RPs and standards that drive the industry.
  •  Contribute your expertise and vision to an education or event planning committee.
  •  Share your knowledge when you present your technical findings or become a member of the distinguished IEST Faculty.
  •  Participate in IEST social media groups.

GROW: Advance your career and your company
  •  Find your dream job through the IEST Career Center. Advanced services for members.
  •  Exert your influence in a leadership role on a Working Group, planning committee, or even the Executive Board.
  •  Take an active role in a local chapter and become renowned in your community.
  •  Receive recognition from your peers via nominations for prestigious awards for your contributions.
  •  Enhance your company’s market presence via exposure to the IEST targeted audience.
  •  Sign up as a Corporate Sponsor and maximize your company’s prestige and visibility.

SUPPORT: Not-for-profit technical society, ANSI-accredited standards-developing organization
   • Back the volunteer experts who write, and keep current, IEST Recommended Practices.
   • Encourage IEST’s work on cornerstone standards; we provide expert support for the constantly evolving MIL-STD-810, oversee the ISO 14644 Standards Series as the Secretariat to ISO/TC 209, and lead the conversation on Nanotechnology Facilities best practices.
   • Make possible the ever-growing library of free professional resources at IEST Online.

SAVE: Member discounts on publications and event registrations can more than cover the cost of your membership!



IEST Membership Categories

Choose the membership category that's right for you: Whether you are a professional with years of experience, new to the workforce, or still a student - there's a membership for you!

Individual Membership 
Qualifications: Individual Membership is available to all professionals actively engaged in a field related to IEST. 
Annual Dues:  $210

Young Professional Member  
Qualifications: Graduate of a college or institution within the last two years or is currently a Master's Degree student with less than two years of industry experience. A copy of diploma, degree, or certificate is required for recent graduates. A copy of student ID and course schedule is required for Master's Degree students.
Annual Dues: $90

Student Member 
Qualifications: Student attending 12 or more hours of courses and not employed full-time. Copy of student ID and course schedule is required.
Annual Dues: $30

IEST Membership Details

A Membership of IEST belongs to the joining member. Benefits of membership can only be used by the individual member and cannot be transferred or used by other individuals, even within the member’s organization. Membership dues are non-refundable and transferable. Membership transfers require the member’s permission.   

Membership period runs on a fixed billing cycle. Membership period runs from May 1 - April 30 for all members. Incoming New Members pay the full annual dues rate at the time of application. Upon renewal of membership, the member dues will be prorated for the unused months. The prorated amount will apply only if the membership is renewed. No refunds will be given.

Questions about membership? Contact:

Mara Douvris