Become a Member:
Why join IAAE?

Membership provides access to a community rich with resources, giving you the tools that will set you apart as a highly-skilled and valued automation specialist. By connecting, learning, and sharing with other automation leaders and practitioners, you’ll be living your goal of lifelong learning, poised to reap the benefits of mastering your craft.

World-class knowledge, tools, and certifications

Join us and take your career to the next level. By becoming a member, you’ll be able to:

  • Receive discounted access to a world-class technical development curriculum, pathways to an industry-recognized certification, including leading-edge education from partner universities that is current, relevant, and delivered by Industry SMEs

  • Engage directly with other industry leaders and subject matter experts who can advise and guide your development as you gain appliable knowledge and valued credentials

  • Build lasting relationships and collaborate with peers, and other experts in the automation field, sharing ideas, lessons, and best practices about how to excel at the “Edge” of modern manufacturing

  • Be recognized as an industry leader actively advancing the business and inspiring the future cadre of leading-edge automation practitioners.

Membership Benefits

Participation in IAAE hosted Educational Webcasts

Featuring current short topics focused on a variety of subjects ranging from soft skills needed in the workplace to technical briefings.

Access to online modules

Access to online courses at discounted pricing based on membership level
Access to IAAE Talent Hub
IAAE students may post their project interests, capabilities, and availability; likewise, IAAE Members may post their project, seeking interested candidates. This is a place where they connect.
Access to IAAE Curated Library of Knowledge Assets
A library of assets resulting from IAAE curated research is available to members.

Virtual Public Digital Roundtable Events
(12 events per year)

Opportunities to participate in topic-focused roundtables where members from a variety of industries may be represented and contribute rich cross-industry knowledge

Bespoke Digital Roundtable Events
(12 events per year)

Opportunity to host your private intra-company roundtable; where topics related to technologies are explored with the group and discussed in an open and confidential environment.

Workforce Readiness Assessment

IAAE can assist with guidance on the skills needed based on enterprise goals, as well as recommended learning pathways to close the gap.

Access to Funded Research Data

As a recognized thought leader in knowledge related to factory floor automation, IAAE is invited to participate in major studies funded by various scientific institutions. Results of these studies, released with the approval of the funding agencies, are made available to members giving access to this vital knowledge

Members enjoy many benefits.  Being part of the IAAE Community gives you access to education and research focused on networking, thought leadership, R&D, and education.  With IAAE, you can:

  • Strengthen your thought leadership by collaborating with leading industry experts and researchers. Meetings, programs, and industry events provide the opportunity to network with senior executives and industry leaders.

  • Take a thought leadership position within the community by speaking publicly about advanced manufacturing topics.

  • Facilitate recruitment through the opportunity to connect with enrolled students or sponsor students to acquire the knowledge and skills you need in automation engineering.

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