The benefits of professional membership

Join IEEE Computer Society as a Professional Member, and you'll receive a generous package of benefits and resources that will prove essential for staying up to date with the latest technologies, meeting like-minded professionals with similar technical interests, and laying the foundation to advance your career.


Advance your career

  • YOUR CHOICE OF FOCUS AREA and supporting newsletter and digital magazine—choose from Software and Systems, Security and Privacy, Computer Engineering, or Information and Communication Technologies
  • FREE AND DISCOUNTED PUBLICATIONS, including Computer to help you stay on top of the newest developments in technology (preferred member pricing of up to 50 percent)
  • FREE AND DISCOUNTED PROFESSIONAL TRAINING and resources to enhance your knowledge
  • FREE ONLINE BOOKS from Safari Books Online – a library of 600 tech and business books from top publishers such as O'Reilly Media, Addison-Wesley, Cisco Press, and more 
  • FREE ONLINE COURSES organized into 16 Knowledge Centers with hundreds of online courses and career resources from Skillsoft, covering topics related to Cisco, IT Security, Java, Project Management, Leadership, Oracle, MS Office 2010, among others
  • FREE SUBSCRIPTIONS to timely IEEE Computer Society e-newsletters
  • RECOGNITION for your outstanding achievements – IEEE Computer Society sponsors an active and prestigious awards program
  • DISCOUNTS on conference registrations (preferred member pricing of up to 25 percent) and
  • OPPORTUNITIES to connect and contribute through local chapters and Technical Committees
  • OPPORTUNITIES to serve on one of more than 160 Standards Working Groups – IEEE Computer Society is a leader in developing standards that influence the computing industry
  • OPPORTUNITIES to volunteer and make an impact on our publications, conferences, technical committees, and other aspects of the Society



Benefits at a Glance