Members and Structure

Full members are individuals with high ethical standards and professional ability, with well-established reputations in their activities, acting in a personal capacity. They subscribe to the goals of the association. They are nominated for election to the Board of Directors by two patrons, both Full members. They pay an annual fee and have voting rights at the General Meeting.

Associate members are individuals who are interested in the association’s work and willing to support it. They can apply spontaneously or be nominated by a Full member. After a probation period they can be elected Full member. They are admitted by the Board of Directors.

Other member categories are: Honorary members and Institutional – Corresponding members.