International Geosynthetics Society (India)
Benefits of Membership


Individual Member

  • a membership card from IGS Secretariat;


  • an IGS lapel pin;


  • the IGS membership directory, published yearly, with full addresses, telephone, telefax and telex/e-mail numbers of members;


  • IGS NEWS, published three times a year, and IGS (India) News Bulletin, published two times a year;


  • information on current test methods and standards.


  • discount rates:

    * for any document published in the future by IGS and IGS (India);

    * at all international, regional or national conferences organised by IGS (India) and IGS or under its auspices;

    * for the subscription of the journal "Geotextiles and Geomembranes";

    * for the subscription of the journal "Geosynthetics International".


  • preferential treatment at conferences organised by IGS (India) and IGS or under its auspices;

  • possibility of being granted an IGS award.


   Institutional Member

  • 4 representatives to be made individual members of IGS (India) and IGS, free from payment of individual membership fee of Rs. 2,000/- per member.


  • a copy each of the publications brought by the IGS (India) in future


  • discount of Rs. 500/-, per representative, in each event to be organised by the IGS (India).


  • IGS NEWS, published three times a year, and IGS (India) News Bulletin, published two times a year;


  • right of using the IGS (India) logo at exhibitions and in promotional literature;


  • priority (by seniority) at all exhibits organised by IGS (India);


  • possibility of joining a specific international committee in order to discus topics of common interest


   Student Member

  • information on current test methods and standards;


  • preferential treatment at conferences organised by IGS (India);


  • IGS membership directory, published yearly


  • IGS NEWS, published three times a year, and IGS (India) News Bulletin, published two times a year;


  • Special Student discounts:


  • * at all international, regional or national conferences organised by IGS (India) and IGS or under its auspices;

    * eligibility for awards (and in particular the IGS Young Member Award)

    * listing of theses relating to geosynthetics in the IGS News and IGS (India) News Bulletin.