The Value of Membership

The IAPP welcomes professionals like you from around the world who are thriving in today’s information economy. It’s the only place that brings together the people and resources you need to succeed in a data-powered world.

Member Benefits

Extended Network

You’ll gain access to a community of thousands of professionals—like yourself—who are finding inspiration and ideas, working smarter and putting privacy on the map.

Career Boost

You’ll benefit from a wealth of information designed to keep you ahead of the curve on emerging issues. Get certified to raise your professional profile even further.

Members Only Content

Get exclusive privacy-related content, expert analysis, legislative alerts and original reporting.

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Resource Center

The Resource Center is a one-stop-shop for templates, forms, charts and checklists—it’s everything you could possibly need to make your job easier, organized in one easy-to-find place.

Local chapters

Meet other members in your area through your local KnowledgeNet Chapter. Meetings take place across the world. And best of all—they’re free for members.

Free web conferences

10+ free web conferences a year give you instant access to the latest and greatest in privacy—not to mention CPE credit! Plus, get discounted rates on hundreds of other live and on-demand programs.

  • Daily and weekly e-publications summarizing top privacy news
  • Discounted rates on education products and programs, including study materials for our globally recognized certification programs and annual events
  • The Privacy Advisor, the IAPP’s monthly members-only newsletter
  • Professional networking opportunities, including free KnowledgeNet chapter meetings to keep you connected in your local community
  • Privacy salary surveys that benchmark compensation trends, roles and functions among privacy departments
  • Privacy job postings
  • Access to members-only tools, research, articles and more in the IAPP’s online Resource Center
  • The IAPP Member Directory, an online tool that allows you to search for and network with other IAPP members
  • Free web conferences
  • Access to the Privacy Tracker blog
  • Cooperative programs with other national and international organizations
  • Advocacy for the privacy profession
Full list of member benefits


Why Join Today?

The IAPP is the only place you’ll find a comprehensive body of resources, knowledge and experts to help you navigate the complex landscape of today’s data-driven world. We hope you’ll take advantage of the countless ways we can help you supercharge your career.


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The access to top pros in the field is invaluable. If you’re in privacy there’s no reason not to join.

John Wilkinson, IAPP Member