Membership & Registration

Any person active or interested in the field of sol-gel science and technology is eligible for membership.

Benefits for ISGS member

annual rate

Join us
  • Free on-line consultation of the Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology edited by Springer through the ISGS website (and save 34US$ per download)
  • Reduced subscription to the paper edition of the Journal, books and proceeding edited by ISGS
  • 20% reduction on Springer's books
  • Discounted rates when you register to any ISGS events (International Sol-Gel Conference, ISGS SummerSchool or ISGS Workshop)
  • Reduced registration fees for all conferences co-sponsored by ISGS
  • Access through the member area of the ISGS website to a range of free internet services: on-line teaching, on-line forums, a network of fellow scientists active in the field of sol-gel, access to web based presentation of key aspect of sol-gel technologies and a wealth of other sol-gel resources (through our partner the Sol-Gel Gateway).
  • Provide members with reduced price on society publications
  • ISGS provides potential student stipend/scholarship to attend workshops and travel grants to attend conference.

Regular Member




Student Member




Partner Member

see Partner Contract






and then log in the 'members area' and open the page 'your options'