The aim of the Australian Epigenetics Alliance is to unite and facilitate communication among all Australasian research groups interested in epigenetics-based questions.It encourages the members to share expertise and ideas, and to raise public awareness of the importance of epigenetics and its impact on human health and disease, agriculture and the environment.

The Cancer Epigenetics Society is the first and largest society solely dedicated to cancer epigenetics. The Cancer Epigenetics Society promotes cancer epigenetics research and supports cancer patients worldwide.The Cancer Epigenetics Society also organizes annual meetings that bring together cancer and epigenetics experts from around the world to speed up progress in cancer epigenetics research and help expedite transfer of discoveries from the bench to the bedside.