All IFAI members enjoy myriad benefits developed over more than a hundred years of leadership in the specialty fabrics industry. Members also leverage division-specific benefits built for 14 different market segments to ensure relevance and cost-effectiveness.


All IFAI members receive complimentary subscriptions to the most in-depth publications the specialty fabrics and advanced textiles industries have to offer.

Years of market research are available in our bookstore and through contact with an in-house market research expert.

Throughout the year, IFAI hosts many workshops and training seminars hosted by experts in our divisions.


Members access the specialty fabrics marketplace and get answers to their questions with a comprehensive member directory and IFAI’s InfoCentral service.

IFAI provides many networking opportunities through its annual conferences.

The FSA and PAMA divisions work to educate architects at AIA events and promote the use of fabrics in architecture.


IFAI influences code-making officials and works to streamline permitting processes.

In Washington, D.C., members are represented at several lobby days supporting the Berry Amendment and the Geosynthetics industry. IFAI helps members contact and influence their congressional members.

Several recognized awards programs celebrate the most innovative members of the industry and build prestige for recipients.

Member benefit programs

Your IFAI membership connects you with a varied marketplace of services. Talk to our partners to learn more about our business service discounts and see the savings potential.


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