The Lebanese  Association  for Information Systems


LAIS Membership

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Interest Groups

Special Interest Groups allow those interested in a particular field of specialization to further connect with one another and exchange ideas and information.

Regional meeting and conferences

Regional meetings and conferences allow information systems researchers, professionals, and doctoral students who live in the ME and in Lebanon  to come together and share knowledge and best practices.

Doctoral Student Chapter

LAIS has committed resources, structure, and support to its doctoral students because they are critical to the future of the discipline. 

Membership Types and Rates 

Individual Memberships:

  • Doctoral Student:  doctoral students enrolled at a university. Student memberships are limited to six consecutive years.
  • Educator: Faculty who are  working at a college.
  • Academic Assistant professor:  IS researchers at the level of assistant professor.
  • Academic Associate professor: IS researchers at the level of associate professor.
  • Academic Professor: IS researcers at the level of University professor.
  • Professional: Practitioners who work within the IS or IT field(s).

Doctoral Student and membership rate: 48$
Academic membership rate: 70$
Professional membership rate: 175$

Institutional Memberships

  • Institutional Member: At $400, a full package for universities and organizations with multiple  members.

If you have trouble with the online registration process, you may download an institutional membership application. Please scan and email the completed form to

Membership Term

The membership and subscription term extends one year from the start date (payment date) of the membership. For example, a membership paid on April 12 will expire one year later on April 12. There is 60 day grace period for renewals. After 60 days the membership is considered expired and the member will no longer have access to AIS member benefits.