The highest level of membership which offers the greatest value and prestige to those who choose to join us is the Professional Member. It shows your commitment to innovation, as a profession and a science, and to your association.


  • ASSOCIATION LEADERSHIP – professional members are eligible to Chair a working group, run for our Advisory Board and ultimately may run for a Board of Directors seat
  • ISO 279 – have an interest in shaping the ISO standards for Innovation. You can join us in this endeavor.
  • CONTINUING INNOVATING EDUCATION – Professional members will receive free access and where applicable, the deepest discounts, to IAOIP and partner events and educational opportunities. This membership level also receives the significant savings from  InnovAcademy – your on-demand learning opportunity in innovation.
  • IAOIP INNOVATION CERTIFICATION – Professional members receive the lowest members only pricing on completing their IAOIP certifications. Additionally, your membership gives you the greatest
    discount available for certification exam prep courses and boot camps.

  • COMMUNITY ACCESS - Access to IAOIP’s growing global community of innovators. Professional members are granted the exclusive ability to connect with all members and have access to member contact information.

  • EVENT/CONFERENCE/TRAINING DISCOUNTS: Professionals receive the discounts to IAOIP and partner events including our annual conference, Innova-Con.

  • INNOVA-LIVE WEBINARS from global thought leaders, best-selling authors and practitioners. Professional members do not pay for these events.

  • INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INNOVATION SCIENCE: A quarterly academic, peer-reviewed, publication dedicated to understanding innovation methodologies

  • CAREER CENTER (Innovation Jobs Board) – Professional Members are able to view and apply immediately (once a job is posted) and always three days before Associate and non-members.

Individual membership also includes free access (valued at over $500 U.S.D. per year) to the International Journal of Innovation Science, a quarterly publication dedicated to understanding innovation methodologies. This membership provides the greatest value for those who wish to take advantage of all that IAOIP has to offer. It is the best value for those who intend to consume webinars, conferences, and courses in  InnovAcademy  – our on-demand innovation learning system. 

Annual Dues vary by your country of residence due to many economic factors. Maximum annual price, regardless of country of residence is $200 – this price is for United States, and other similar countries.