Membership



Activities of the Federation shall encompass all aspects of structural concrete engineering while considering the technological, social, economical, environmental, aesthetic and cultural aspects of Member Countries and neighboring regions.  They include design, construction, materials, monitoring and inspection, testing, preservation, rehabilitations, and demolition of concrete structures, production of concrete elements, and exchange and transfer of concrete technology. ”  (Clause 5, ACF constitution)

Membership Categories

The Asian continent consists of both developed and developing countries. It is ACF aims to reach out to every corner of Asia. As a result the membership subscription is classified into different categories taken into account GDP disparities. ACF operation relies solely on membership fees and voluntary work by members.

Representative Members (RMs) are individuals nominated by standard institutions and/or other bodies responsible for the standardization of concrete structures, established professional engineering institutions at national/regional level which have interest in any aspects of structural concrete covered in Clause 5 above.
Their membership is paid by the nominating institution.

Organization Members (OMs) are institutions* and/or organizations** engaged in any of the activities covered in Clause 5 above. One person nominated by the legal authority of the institution or organization in question will represent each Organization Member within the Federation.

Individual Members (IMs) are professionals, academics or students interested and engaged within any aspects of structural concrete covered in Clause 5 above.

 

*standard institutions or established professional engineering institutions.

**public or private sector companies, consultants, industries, research institutes, academic institutes, etc. incorporated within each country by relevant laws or acts.

 

Membership Subscription and Benefits

 

Membership
category
Subcategory :
subscription/year
Voting right at
General Assembly (votes/member)
Benefits
Representative
Member
(RM)
A : US $4,000
B : US $2,000
C : US $1,000
D : US $500
A : 100
B : 50
C : 25
D : 12
1) Voting rights for the election of the Executive Council and nominating rights for candidates of an Executive Council member.
2) Voting rights at the General Assembly.
3) 8 persons for subcategory A, 4 persons for subcategory B,
2 persons for subcategory C, and 1 person for subcategory D can get 10% rebate on registration fee at Federation-organizing events for participants.
4) Free access to ACF Magazine.
Organization Member
(OM)
A : US $600
B : US $300
A : 10
B : 5
1) Voting rights at the General Assembly.
2) 2 persons for subcategory A, 1 person for subcategory B can get 10% rebate on registration fee at Federation-organizing events for participants.
3) Free access to ACF Magazine.
Individual Member
(IM)
US $60
Student :
US $20
1
Student : 0
1) Voting rights at the General Assembly.
2) A 10% rebate on registration fee at Federation-organizing events for participants, in case of not mentioning registration fee for ACF members.
3) Free access to ACF Magazine.