IAPRI membership is open to any institution, organization or company whether academic or commercial who is involved in packaging research, testing or education. Organizations not directly involved in research but support or are associated with packaging are also eligible for membership.

Currently there are ninety members from 29 countries in membership. See the Member Directory to find members or click here for a listing of members with the country.

IAPRI offer members access to a unique global network which brings together individuals from all over the world working in a range of packaging disciplines.

There is a IAPRI event each year hosted by a member. The event alternates between a IAPRI Member Conference (members only) and IAPRI World Packaging conference (Open to All).

Membership Benefits

IAPRI members receive a number of benefits including:
  • the monthly e- newsletter - packaging research and education
  • reduced price entry to IAPRI events
  • entry to the IAPRI Member Conference (once every two years)
  • membership to IAPRI working groups:
    • Packaging and Consumers
    • Distribution Packaging
    • Sustainable Packaging
    • Active and Intelligent Packaging
  • Eligibility for IAPRI Scholarship
  • Listing in the IAPRI Member Directory on the web site
  • Listing of member researchers in the Researcher Directory
  • Access to the member only part of the web site:
    • Papers from IAPRI events are available
    • Career Center Listings
For more information about IAPRI membership categories click here