Corporate Membership

Basic Corporate Membership

Corporate membership gives institutions, both government and private, a thorough understanding of geopolitical risks to support decision-making and operations.

Small and medium-sized companies with a local presence and global business interests can join the IISS Corporate Membership programme for an annual fee of £2,000. This level of membership is also open to governments. At this level a member can nominate two representatives to the IISS (further nominees may be added for £500 each). Basic Corporate Members also receive up to two sets of publications and two invitations per Corporate Members’ event.

Benefits of Membership

Basic Corporate Membership at £2,000 per year provides the following benefits:

  • Nominate up to two representatives to the IISS

International Events and Networking

  • Invitation to the annual Global Strategic Review, the Institute’s principal international event for analysis of global foreign, defence and security policy (delegate fees not included)
  • Receive invitations to some 100 exclusive events, presentations and briefings at Arundel House or at our US, Asia and Middle East offices
  • Invitations to selected group briefings specifically tailored to Corporate Members’ needs with timely and relevant topics and discussions

Publications and Resources

  • Receive up to two sets per year of the Institute’s publications:
  • Survival: Global Politics and Strategy, the Institute’s international relations journal
  • The Adelphi series, providing in-depth analysis of general strategic issues
  • Strategic Survey: The Annual Review of World Affairs, examining the year’s political and military trends
  • Strategic Comments, online briefings on breaking strategic issues
  • The Military Balance, the authoritative annual inventory of the world’s armed forces
  • Online access to the Members area of the IISS website, including access to the above publications
  • Access to the IISS library, which houses a specialised collection of books, journals, pamphlets and online resources covering a wide range of current international affairs, security and defence topics

Note: Further nominees may be added for £500 each per annum.

Enquire about Membership

If you wish to subscribe as a Basic Corporate Member please follow the link and complete Enquire about Membership form. The Membership and External Relations Department will then contact you to proceed with your application.

Corporate Membership

Nominees receive all IISS publications and invitations to our regular events, plus meetings and webinars held exclusively for them. The higher levels of corporate membership include bespoke briefings and access to our flagship defence diplomatic Dialogues in the Asia-Pacific and the Gulf.