Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence


About Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence

Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) is a premier scientific society committed to advancing the study of artificial intelligence through increased public awareness, research promotion, and education. 

Headquartered in Washington, DC, AAAI is a fee-based membership organization with a global reach

AAAI membership comes with a range of valuable benefits. Members gain exclusive access to the members-only online directory, a subscription to AI Magazine, and the AI Magazine app. Members may also use the AAAI social network to create personalized contacts and subgroups. Select members are eligible for voting rights and the ability to become an AAAI Fellow, among other honors. They may also establish student, institutional, and geographic chapters. Additionally, members enjoy discounts on all AAAI publications, conferences, symposia, workshops, affiliated conferences, and sponsored journals. 

AAAI actively supports members through educational initiatives, including research and career mentoring through EAAI and AAAI Doctoral and Undergraduate Consortia. Members are also eligible for AAAI scholarships, honors, and awards

Membership in AAAI is open to individuals interested in artificial intelligence research and development. In addition to regular membership, AAAI offers student, retiree, and developing country memberships at a significantly discounted rate. AAAI also offers institutional and library memberships. Prospective members of AAAI apply for membership online. 

Membership fees vary based on your subscription type and location. They range from $18 to $135 per year.


Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence Facts

Year Founded


Member Count


HQ Location

Washington, DC

Requires Invitation


Accepts Applications


Has a Mobile App


Offers Publishing Privileges


Annual Membership Fees

$10 - $200