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If less than 3 years experience, please list previous details and dates of other economic development or related employment
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Please note, anyone with 3 years or more relevant work experience (in economic development or an associated area) OR with a post graduate qualification in a relevant discipline is eligible for Full Membership (and will be entitled to use the MIED designation). Anyone with less than 3 years experience is eligible for Associate Membership (and will be entitled to use the AIED designation). Please email email@example.com or telephone the office on 01925 730484 if you have any queries about what level of membership you are eligible for.
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Please note, references will be taken up and should they not be received or are contrary to the information you have provided, we reserve the right to withdraw your membership status. Then include the statements about code of conduct etc as below.
I hereby declare that the information I have provided in my application for membership is true to the best of my knowledge and belief. I further declare that once admitted, I will:
a) Observe and abide by the IED Code of Ethics
b) Observe and abide by the IED Code of Professional Conduct if appropriate (for Consultant Members)
c) Promote the objects of the Institute
d) Conform to the requirements of the Memorandum & Articles of Association and bye-laws of the Institute
I also undertake to pay the annual subscription as prescribed and understand that non-payment will result in the termination of my membership.
I am happy for my contact details to be passed on to IED partner organisations who from time to time may wish to contact you (e.g. our conference organisers or an associated body such as EDAS or the LEP Network)
I am happy for my name and email address to be viewable by other IED members only, who may search for IED members in their local region.
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