You are representing an association dealing with tunnels, underground works, underground space use in a country which is not yet affiliate to ITA. You may become the ITA Member Nation for this country meaning :
In ITA Statutes, a Member Nation is an organization that represents its country inside ITA. One country can only be represented by one and unique body. This body can be an open or a closed organization;
Most of the countries (78 at the moment) are represented by an open organization either :
- Independent association with goal to develop knowledge in tunnelling as well as of use of underground space – Ex: Argentina, Belgium, Canada, France
- Committee of an overall organization active in civil engineering, mining, geotechnics … - Ex: Brazil, UK, USA
Company Associate Member
You are a Company active in the tunnelling and underground space business, ITA offers you to become an Associate Member with several levels of benefits.
The International Tunnelling and Underground Space Association (ITA) rallies organizations that share same values and a common vision of the current and future of industry needs.
As partner (Affiliate member, Supporter or Prime Sponsor), ITA enhances your influence on the worldwide market by offering a high level platform and a large variety of communication tools: ITA website inclusion, World Tunneling Congress (WTC), international events, newsletter and media resources.
Your implication as a partner is a ensures that your organization and your point of view will be taken into account at the higher level of worldwide authority.
Thanks to its notoriety, ITA offers a large audience to their partners through its own website (per year, it is 60,000 visits from 180 countries or 250,000 pages seen), social networking and different events. The Partners have access to internationally recognised influential experts.
Currently, we count 165 Corporate Affiliate Members (CAM), 45 Supporters (SUP) and 17 Prime Sponsors (PS).
New technologies Committee - ITAtech
As Supporter or Prime Sponsor, your organization is admitted as a member of our newly created committee ITAtech. Its purpose is to promote innovative and state of the art construction technologies, as well as, development methods for the sustainable use of underground space. You will be invited to work with others willing to share new technologies development and integrate them to the market.
There are three levels of partnership: Affiliate member, Supporter or Prime Sponsor. Depending on what level you choose, special and attractive conditions will be offered on the sponsoring package.
Individual Associate Member
You are a student, retired, professional under 35 years of age, staff of a company corporate affiliate member of the ITA and want to become an ITA Individual Affiliate Member.
You will get directly all information from ITA and are entitled to receive an electronic version of TUST (Tunnelling and Underground Space technology) journal.