Membership Overview

Membership in ISPGR is open to scientists, researchers, clinicians and students from around the world involved in the many research and practical aspects of Gait and Posture. Membership dues support the ISPGR’s mission of creating a community of multidisciplinary posture and gait researchers and students.

Member Benefits

  • Exclusive opportunity to submit abstracts for review and consideration for presentation at Society Meetings
  • Opportunity to register for Society Meetings at reduced registration rates
  • Opportunity to register for ISPGR presented online sessions at reduced or complimentary rates
  • Professional development and networking
  • Access to online resources and conference proceedings
  • Opportunity to submit applications for student scholarships and awards
  • 20% discount on a subscription to ISPGR’s official publication, Gait & Posture, published by Elsevier 8 times per year

Member Benefits

  • Ability to post and review job and grant opportunities
  • Opportunity to post news and information on related events
  • Opportunity to vote in annual elections for the Board of Directors
  • Opportunity to stand for election to the Board of Directors
  • Opportunity to serve as an officer of the Board of Directors
  • Opportunity to serve on Society committees

Member Categories


Regular Members
Any person who is engaged in research or clinical practice related to posture and gait is eligible to be a regular member.

Students & Post Docs
Students enrolled in degree granting programs at institutions of higher learning and post doctoral fellows are eligible to be student members.

 Developing Nations Members

If you are currently residing in a country identified on the World Bank list of developing nations (Low Income, Low-Middle Income, or Upper-Middle Income, please contact us for the discounted membership code.  You will require this code to become a member at the complimentary rate.  Please note that you must be currently residing in the identified country in order to qualify for the membership reduction.

Member Dues

ISPGR membership dues have changed to become a two year membership, starting October 1st and expiring September 30th of the second year.  The current membership period expires September 30, 2024.  Current membership dues are:

Membership Dues effective October 1, 2022 (expiring September 30, 2024) will be as follows:


  • Regular Member – $150 USD

  • Student/Post-Doc Member – $75 USD

  • Developing Nations Member – Complimentary

New Software System

ISPGR has migrated to an updated Membership software, therefore your renewal/join process may be different.

Depending on your situation, click either the join or renew button below.

If renewing
On the landing page select the “Forgot Password” link under the “Forgot Password” heading. Enter your current email related to your membership account (this is the email you are receiving membership renewals email at), and you will be sent an email with instructions to reset your password. Please note, the reset email may take up to 30 minutes to arrive in your inbox  Once you have created your new password, you can log-in to your new Conference Manager Dashboard. These credentials will also be required for submitting an abstract and registering for the conference.

If joining
If you are not a current member, please create an account.

On the landing page, select “create user profile” under the New User heading. After you create your account, you will use your email, and new password to log into the system. These credentials will also be required for submitting an abstract and registering for the conference.

 Next step
The center tile of the dashboard will say Membership Enrollment – click the link that says, “Renew Now” or “Enroll Now”. Once you select the appropriate membership type, you will have the option to pay online with a VISA, Mastercard, American Express or Discover credit card via our secure payment processor. If you would prefer to pay via phone, fax, mail or electronic funds transfer, you will find the necessary information listed.

Renew membership

Are you already an ISPGR Member and wish to renew? Click below to be taken to our Membership system. Please follow the instructions on the form.

Join Now

Are you interested in becoming a first time ISPGR member? Click below to be taken to our Membership system. Please follow the instructions on the form.

Committee Involvement

ISPGR would like to know which members are keen to be actively involved on the following society committees. You will have the option to select one when joining or renewing your membership. If you are not interested, please select ‘None’.

  • External Relations Committee: for members with access to corporate networks and a willingness to approach sponsors
  • Communications Committee: for members comfortable with website content, correspondence and social media
  • Awards Committee: for members available to review award applications in January and also onsite at the world congress