Recognizing the importance of international meetings and congresses to international association life, the UIA offers collaboration and partnership with entities in the meetings industry in the format of an Associate Membership. The main focus of this collaboration is promoting the networking between association and industry bodies.
The UIA's Associate Members include national, regional and local offices of tourism and convention bureaus, congress centres, hotels, airline companies, congress organizers and travel agencies, industry representatives, consultants, associations, and other organizations. Members are accepted without distinction of nationality, race, sex, and creed, nor of adherence to ideological, political or professional groups.
Associate Members are entitled to preferential use of UIA's services. For more information see the 'Categories and Benefits' tab above.
An annual fee is payable by Associate Members, based on the category selected, either Premium or Standard depending on the level of service chosen:
- Standard Membership: € 1,990
- Premium Membership (including Yearbook Online access): €3,155
How to Become an Associate Member
A membership application form is available by clicking on the 'Application Form' tab above. The form should be completed and submitted to the UIA.