Join INFORMS and/or INFORMS Communities

Congratulations on your decision to Join INFORMS and/or INFORMS Communities!

On the pages that follow, you will be able to easily Join INFORMS for the next 12 months or complete several other membership related activities:

NEW Members

  • Join INFORMS Communities
  • Register for upcoming events, conferences, and continuing education
  • Subscribe to INFORMS journals and access the Career Center
  • Purchase products and review your shopping cart

Special membership rates for economically developing countries

Existing Members

Click here to log onto your INFORMS Self Service Account to add a community, journal subscription, register for a meeting, and more!

  Member Benefits »
  Read the INFORMS President's Letter to the Membership »
  New INFORMS regular members receive one INFORMS Community at no additional cost!

INFORMS Communities allow professionals to network and learn on a smaller scale with members that care about what you care about. See the list of communities at right that are divided by technical area, industry, or geography. Join more than one! Membership rates for INFORMS Communities are quite inexpensive.

If you prefer to fax or mail your application back to us, please print out and complete the member application.

pdf INFORMS Membership Application


IMPORTANT NOTE: Once you click to JOIN you will be taken to the INFORMS Self Service Center where you will be asked to enter information about yourself and create a user name and password. Please take this opportunity to fill in as much information as you can so that we may serve your professional interests. After you complete this important step, you may then complete the join process. If at any time you need assistance, please contact INFORMS at

Thank you. We value your membership and look forward to serving your professional needs. We appreciate your feedback


Member Services
5521 Research Park Drive, Suite 200
Catonsville, MD 21228 USA

Phone: 800-446-3676 or +1-443-757-3500
Fax: +1-443-757-3515