Officially created at the ITA General Assembly 2014 in Iguassu, Brazil, the ITA Young Members Group (ITAYM) is currently present within more than 20 Member Nations.

The main  goal of this group is to be technical network platform for young professionals and students in the tunnelling & underground space industry.

The ITA Young Members Group also serves to exchange experiences and ideas, bridge the generation gap, raise awareness among new generations, give young professionals and students a voice within the ITA and look after the next generation of tunnelling professionals in passing on the ITA's aims and ideals.