Membership Information 2018-10-23T14:19:04+00:00

FCIA Membership Information

Any individual or legal entity, private or governmental, interested in promoting the purpose of FCIA may become a member of FCIA in accordance with these Bylaws. FCIA does not restrict membership on the basis of race, color, disability, sex, religion, or national origin. (FCIA Bylaws, Article 3.1).

There are four membership levels in the FCIA:

  • Sponsor Member (US $22,000/year)
  • Principal Member (US $13,500/year)
  • Associate Member (US $9,000/year)
  • Academic Member
    • NEW – Available to Academic Institutions that would like to contribute to FCIA Educational offerings and events
    • Membership Grant – No Cost (must be approved as a member)
      • Must provide one educational contribution/year
  • Individual Observer Member (US $475/year)

See the Membership Benefits Matrix below for a summary of benefits by level.

Becoming a member of the FCIA is a simple process:

  1. Download and return a completed application, which includes agreeing to abide by the FCIA Bylaws
  2. Include payment of first year dues, or an approved purchase order for first year dues
FCIA Membership Benefits Matrix
Sponsor Member Principal
Member
Associate Member Academic
Member
Individual
Observer
Member
1 Plugfest Fee Discount 40% 30% 20% N/A 0%
2 Company logo on Event Collateral check-mark-blue-th.png check-mark-blue-th.png
3 Banner Ad on Home Page check-mark-blue-th.png
4 Sponsor Press Releases check-mark-blue-th.png check-mark-blue-th.png
5 Voting on Organizational Matters check-mark-blue-th.png check-mark-blue-th.png
6 Eligible for Board Service check-mark-blue-th.png check-mark-blue-th.png
7 Eligible to be an Officer check-mark-blue-th.png check-mark-blue-th.png
8 Eligible to Chair Committees check-mark-blue-th.png check-mark-blue-th.png
9 Post FC-related Company
Press Releases on website
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10 Eligible to be quoted in FCIA
Press Releases
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11 Eligible to quote FCIA in their own Press Releases check-mark-blue-th.png
12 Eligible to participate on
Review Committees
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13 Eligible to participate on
Marketing Committees
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14 Eligible to be participate on
Membership Committees
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15 Eligible to participate on
Road Map Committees
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16 Eligible to participate on
Other Committees & Forums
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17 Participate in FCIA Trade Shows check-mark-blue-th.png

1st Choice
(No cost)

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2nd Choice
($1,500)

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3rd Choice
($2,500)

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Case by case

18 Participate in FCIA Marketing Communications Programs
(Webcasts, Solutions Guides)
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1st Choice

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2nd Choice

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3rd Choice

19 Member Promotion in FCIA Collateral, including FCIA web links to members’ website check-mark-blue-th.png check-mark-blue-th.png check-mark-blue-th.png check-mark-blue-th.png
20 Included in FCIA’s General Email Lists check-mark-blue-th.png check-mark-blue-th.png check-mark-blue-th.png check-mark-blue-th.png check-mark-blue-th.png
21 Receive FCIA Material check-mark-blue-th.png check-mark-blue-th.png check-mark-blue-th.png check-mark-blue-th.png check-mark-blue-th.png

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