Members throughout the world benefit from the AGIST efforts to advance research in the area and help members in their professional career development. Major AGIST activities include
- organizing and sponsoring conferences, symposia and workshops;
- publishing a quarterly magazine for all members;
- publishing a series of books, proceedings, and technical reports;
- compiling and hosting online resources and publications; and
- awarding grants and scholarships.
Other benefits include
- a discount to AGIST event/conference registration fee;
- a discount to the subscription of AGIST publications;
- privilege in establishing technical committees inside the society;
- privilege in organizing special issues for AGIST magazine;
- privilege in becoming a member of the editorial board of AGIST magazine;
- getting promoted to AGIST senior member and fellow.