Application

Membership is open to individuals, protea grower associations and companies involved in the Proteaceae plant and cut-flower industry.

 

Three categories of membership are offered, with a member application form available for download here:

A. IPA Individual membership

Membership fee
1 year US$75
2 years US$135

  • Access to research reports on the IPA website
  • Access to IPWG virtual library of protea news, articles and information
  • Reduced registration rates at conferences, tours and workshops organised and managed by the IPA
  • Subscription to FloraCulture International Magazine (11 issues per year, value Euro75)
  • Exchange of news and ideas to global industry contacts through the IPA members’ forum
  • Direct contact with protea industry value chain enabling development of relevant research projects and potential funding partners.

Download Membership Application Form (MS Word).

Benefits:

  • Early notification of research results from IPA supported and funded projects
  • Access to research reports on the IPA website
  • Access to IPWG virtual library of protea news, articles and information
  • Reduced registration rates at conferences, tours and workshops organised and managed by the IPA
  • Subscription to FloraCulture International Magazine (11 issues per year, value Euro75)
  • Eligible for election to the IPA council as a nominated representative of a recognised IPA country or region
  • Exchange of news and ideas to global industry contacts through the IPA members’ forum
  • Global business exposure through personalised profile on IPA website

B. IPA Company or Association membership

B. IPA Company or Association membership

Membership fee
1 year US$300
2 years US$570

Benefits:

  • Early notification of research results from IPA supported and funded projects
  • Access to research reports on the IPA website
  • Access to IPWG virtual library of protea news, articles and information
  • Reduced registration rate for one nominated person at conferences, tours and workshops organised and managed by the IPA
  • Subscription for one nominated person to FloraCulture International Magazine (11 issues per year, value Euro75)
  • Exchange of news and ideas to global industry contacts through the IPA members’ forum
  • Global company or association exposure through personalised profile on IPA website

C. Research membership US$50 per annum

Membership fee
1 year US$50
2 years US$80

IPA Research Members must be fully paid members of The International Society for Horticultural Sciences (ISHS) and be registered members of the IPWG (The International Protea Working Group). Your ISHS membership must be quoted on application for IPA Research.

Benefits:

  • Eligible to apply for IPA Research funds
  • Early notification of research results from IPA supported and funded projects