Become a Member


 The membership year runs from July 1 through June 30.

DMO - City/CVB

Membership is available to Destination Marketing Organizations including local, state, regional and national tourism offices, convention and visitors bureaus, and chambers of commerce that promote U.S. travel destinations.

This category is for DMOs representing a city or convention and visitors bureau.

Join as DMO - City/CVB

DMO - State/Region/National

DMO - State/Region/National

This category is for DMOs representing a region, state, or national office of tourism

Join as DMO - State/Region/National

Inbound Operator - Less than $25m

Membership is available to inbound operators (i.e., receptive tour operators, destination management companies, incentive management companies) with registered offices in the United States selling inbound travel services to the U.S. via business-to-business relationships with the international travel trade.

This category is for companies with less than $25M in annual revenue.

Join as Inbound Operator - Less than $25m

Inbound Operator - More than $25m

This category is for companies with more than $25M in annual revenues.

Join as Inbound Operator - More than $25m

Industry Service Provider

Membership is available to companies that provide non-travel products and services used by Inbound Operator, Supplier and/or DMO members in conducting their business activities. These goods and services may include accounting, legal, printing, insurance, advertising, software and similar other goods and services.

Join as Industry Service Provider

Supplier - Individual Entity

Membership is available to suppliers of travel services (hotels/accommodations, transportation companies, restaurants, attractions) and other organizations engaged in selling tour components to Inbound Operators.

This category is for companies representing one location or single entity.

Join as Supplier - Individual Entity

Supplier - Multiple Entities

This category is for companies representing more than one location or multiple entities.

Join as Supplier - Multiple Entities


Sustaining Members of IITA are Suppliers and DMOs with increased contributions and visibility within the Association. In return for their efforts and support, they receive additional exposure within the Association and a position on the IITA Advisory Council, which advises and meets with the Board of Directors.

Additional benefits include:

  • One complimentary registration to the IITA Summit
  • One Member Spotlight (Q&A) - IITA Newsletter
  • Participation in IITA Board of Directors Meetings/Retreat
  • Advisory Council meetings to provide DMO/Supplier input
  • Advisory Council listing on the website and recognition in the Member Directory
  • Company logo and link on the IITA Partner page 
  • Banner ad on the IITA website
  • Logo recognition at the Annual Business Meeting
  • Sustaining Member ribbon at Summit
  • Recognition on IITA social media sites
Join as Sustaining

Professional Affiliate

This membership is for individuals interested in the international inbound travel industry but who are not affiliated with or employed by a company eligible for any other category of IITA membership, including but not limited to retired persons, students, educators, individuals formerly involved in the industry and other persons interested in international inbound travel. Should the Professional Affiliate Member become employed by a company that qualifies for membership in any other category, they must upgrade to the appropriate membership category.
Exception: Travel professionals employed or furloughed by a company or organization that qualifies for membership but is unable to join due to a crisis, e.g., pandemic, natural disaster, company merger/acquisition/reorganization, may be eligible for membership for one-year or to the end of the Association's fiscal year, whichever comes first, after which, the company must join the Association in the appropriate membership category. 

Professional Affiliate Members may serve on committees but may not be elected to the Board of Directors or Executive Committee. Professional Affiliate Members are not permitted to vote on the affairs of the Association.

Join as Professional Affiliate