Frequently Asked Questions: IPC Membership

How do I become an IPC member?
To become an IPC member, you would need to complete the IPC Online Membership Application and choose the appropriate membership type.IPC membership is designed for companies not individuals. As an IPC member, companies avail benefits and participate actively in IPCs programs.

Are there requirements for becoming an IPC member?
To qualify for a membership, you need to be part of a company. Memberships are sold to companies, not individuals. In addition, if your company has multiple locations (sites) and wishes to receive membership benefits at multiple locations, you need to register and purchase membership for each site.

What are different types of membership offered by IPC?

Classic Membership by site —
IPC’s classic membership provides core benefits to all employees at a company site/facility:

  • 24/7 online access to members-only resources
  • One single-user download of each new IPC standard
  • Significant discount on IPC standards and training materials
  • Significant discount on exhibiting at IPC events, including the industry’s premiere event, IPC APEX EXPO
  • Special pricing on registration rates on IPC conferences and other educational events
  • Access to participate in IPC Market Research studies (along with a complimentary report for each study in which company participates)

Enterprise Membership - For companies that recognize the importance of giving multiple company sites access to IPC membership benefits, the Enterprise Package provides Classic Membership to employees at all global locations, plus additional discounts, complimentary admission to bi-weekly webinars and  registration discounts for all official IPC events in North America and Europe.

How much does IPC membership cost?

Will my membership ever expire? If so, when?
IPC offers one-year and two-years membership. Please contact our Member Support team via email to find out the exact expiration date of your membership.

How can we pay for membership?
Membership is effective upon receipt of your company's application and dues payment, and can be renewed annually. All fees are in U.S. dollars. We accept credit card payments, check and wire transfer.  Purchase Orders are not accepted to establish membership. See detailed payment instructions.

How can a member update contact information?
Changes to your contact or company information, can be updated by contacting

Can I, as an IPC Member, see the list of all IPC member companies?
In compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which became effective on May 25, 2018, we have replaced the information at this link - You can now access information on IPC members who have opted in to being listed on IPC Global Marketplace. In the search ‘advanced options,’ select “IPC Member” to see only IPC member companies in your results. View the IPC privacy policy.

My member company information is incorrectly listed on the Global Marketplace.  How can I update the information?
Each company designee is able to edit their company listing by logging in to 

What is Wisdom Wednesday Webcast Series?
Wisdom Wednesday is a bi-weekly, 30-45minute webcast dedicated to educating IPC members on various trends and topics relevant to the industry and your business. These sessions are led by industry experts to share technical, business knowledge, and insights. Free and exclusive to members, Wisdom Wednesday is an opportunity to learn from some of the top minds in the industry. Expand your knowledge by registering for the upcoming session.You must enter your email address and password to access the registration page and past recordings.Login for more information.


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