ISA WWID Membership Benefits

Membership in the ISA Water/Wastewater Industry Division is one of the many benefits of joining the International Society of of Automation.  All ISA members have the option of joining two or more ISA technical divisions.

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Benefits of WWID Membership

  • Quarterly Newsletter  – the division publishes a quarterly electronic newsletter. Members also have the opportunity to write articles for the newsletter.
  • Networking Opportunities – A chance to meet, and form relationships with, peers involved with automation in your industry
  • Online Resources – get access to papers and presentations
  • Industry Knowledge – Be part of an active group that enhances your knowledge and professionalism on Water and Wastewater topics by obtaining valuable technical information and training in the traditional areas of measurements/sensors, instrumentation systems, data and advanced system/sensor technology.
  • Targeted Training  – WWID offers ISA training courses targeted towards areas of specific interest for the water/wastewater automation professional.
  • Technical Writing & Presentation Opportunities – An opportunity to present your work to your automation peers at ISA events or in our newsletter.
  • Leadership Opportunities – Opportunities to take on leadership roles in the division, writing for the newsletter, updating the website, and moderating the discussion lists.
  • LinkedIn Discussion List & Email Discussion List – the WWID maintains a LinkedIn Group for its members.

Plus all the Benefits of ISA Membership:

The Latest Technical Information

  • Automation Standards – ISA has published more than 150 standards, recommended practices, and technical reports through the dedicated efforts of a network of industry experts. As an ISA member, you can view ISA standards online for your personal use.  Listed IEC documents are not available for free viewing and cannot be purchased with your Standards Redemption Coupon.
    • Get the cost of your membership back when you are a full-dues-paying member and would like to download or buy a printed standard. You may use your Standards Redemption Coupon toward its purchase. This coupon is equal to the dollar amount you paid for your membership term and is available at purchase check-out in your shopping cart. The coupon value expires at the time the membership year expires.
  • Web Seminars – Enjoy unlimited access to a library of more than 40 online pre-recorded web seminars covering today’s hottest topics
  • Technical Library – You’ll have access to unlimited downloads of ISA’s library of more than 5,500 technical papers published at ISA conferences and symposia
  • InTech Magazine – Receive a qualified subscription to the digital version of InTech, the premier magazine for automation professionals, and a subscription to Automation Weekly e-newsletter
  • Technical Division Membership – Join a network of automation professionals who share your technical interests. Members get two memberships from the Automation and Technology Department and/or from the Industries and Sciences Department.  Additional memberships cost USD 10 each.
  • ISA Transactions – Enjoy online access to current and past articles covering the latest advances in the science and engineering of measurement and automation

Professional Development Resources

  • Leadership Opportunities – Develop your leadership skills by participating in ISA’s free online Leadership Development Certificate Program and by volunteering at section and division events
  • Training Discounts – Take advantage of member discounts on ISA training
  • Product Discounts – Enjoy discounts on ISA books, logo items, and more
  • Event Registration Discounts – Be sure to claim your member discount when you register for ISA symposia and conferences
  • CAP® and CCST® Associate Recognition Programs for Students – Take pride in being a part of the Society that recognizes your profession through professional certification programs. ISA offers the Certified Automation Professional® (CAP®) and Certified Control Systems Technician® (CCST) programs.  As a student, you can take the CAP and CCST Associate Recognition Program and receive a discount on your application fee

Networking Opportunities

  • ISA Member Directory – Find other ISA professionals by accessing our Member Directory. Available exclusively to members logged into the web site or through the ISA Connect mobile app. (IOS version is available at iTunes. Android version will be available soon.)
  • Local Section Membership – Network with automation students and professionals in your local sections for meetings, training events, and more.  Virtual Student Members, Automation Community Subscribers, and Automation Affiliates are not assigned to a local section
  • ISA Jobs – List your resume online when you’re looking for your next career move
  • Email Lists – Join open forums for discussions on topics that matter to you, via the ISA LISTSERV
  • Conferences, Exhibitions, and Symposia – Come face-to-face with fellow ISA practitioners as you learn, share, and network

Special Bonus for Student Members

  • Student members may upgrade to professional member at the low student rate for the year following the completion of their training or graduation. See student membership rates.

Insurance Program for Independent Contractors and Business Owners

Other Personal Privileges

  • ISA Member Logo – Proudly display your affiliation with ISA by using the ISA member logo on your business card
  • Programs and discounts
    • Wyndham Hotel Discounts
    • HotelStorm Hotel Discounts
    • Budget – Offers car rental savings
    • Office Depot and OfficeMax Discount Program
    • GEICO – Get discounted automobile insurance, in US only
    • Group Insurance Programs – Take advantage of competitive rates on several US-only insurance plans. Must be 18 years old or older.
    • International Travel Insurance
    • Avis Worldwide – Offers car rental Savings
    • CogniCall Global Calling Card – Use calling card services from more than 50 coun