A global community of over 103,000 members in 150 countries who we bring together to share news and ideas.


When you join your local branch you will become part of a wider network, meeting people with similar professional interests and concerns as you.

Discussion forum

Share your opinions and experiences on the latest news stories on the news and issues forum.

Social media

Discuss key procurement topics and get help and advice from over 5,000 fellow procurement professionals on the official CIPS opinion panel.

Keep up to date with all the developments at CIPS and talk with fellow procurement professionals from around the world on the CIPS Facebook page.

Get all the latest news from CIPS with our Twitter feed, @cipsnews.

Specialist network groups

Our specialist network groups bring together members with experience and knowledge in a specific specialist subject. These include aerospace and defence procurement and university procurement among others.