The aim of the International Bioprocessing Association – An International Forum on Industrial Bioprocesses [IBA-IFIBiop], hereinafter called, ‘IBA Forum’ is to promote R&D in biotechnology and bioengineering (including biological engineering, food biotechnology, energy and environment), bring interaction between academic institutes and relevant industries, interact with industries and help them in resolving their problems as well make them aware with the new developments in related areas, and arrange dissemination of knowledge through the organization of lectures, seminars and symposia on scientific programmes and societal missions.
The IBA-IFIBiop enrolls persons working in the academic and research institutes, industries, NGO and governmental departments, dealing with policy frame-works, etc involved in interdisciplinary areas of Food Technology & Engineering, Biotechnology/Life Sciences, Chemical and Biological Engineering, and Energy and Environment as its member. The membership fee is one time payment of US$ 200 for the persons from BRICS and other developing countries and US$ 300 for rest of the world. The amount should be paid by the bank transfer as instructed on the membership form.
Followings are benefits to the individuals for the membership of IBA: