Join INFORMS and/or INFORMS Communities

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

On the pages to follow, you will be able to easily JOIN INFORMS or complete several other activities if you choose:

* Special membership rates for economically developing countries


2016 Member Benefits »


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.

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

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

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



Regional Chapters

Student Chapters

INFORMS Communities

Communities are independent bodies that bring together people who share special technical interests or geographical locations. You can join as many communities as you wish -- getting involved is an excellent way to network with your peers.

Societies and Sections

Regional Chapters

Student Chapters



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