Membership

Why You Should Join AFFIRM

AFFIRM offers its government, academia, and industry members excellent educational opportunities, and the chance to network, as individuals, with leaders in government and industry who set the direction and pace of the federal IT community. AFFIRM meets this need by providing numerous opportunities where government and industry leaders can meet and work together on shared efforts to improve the management of IT in the federal government through improved education and communication. AFFIRM enables its members from government, industry, and academia to sustain a dialogue on matters of shared interest.

AFFIRM memberships include the following specific benefits:

If you are interested in becoming an AFFIRM member please visit the Sustaining Partner or Government member pages for more information, call the AFFIRM office at (703)778-4646, or email us at info@affirm.org.

Government/Academia Training Program Membership

Are you looking for new ways to enhance your career?

According to OPM, Federal employees must see a clear career path with training, mentoring and processes in place to support career development. The Association for Federal Information Resources Management has played a central role in developing government’s technology workforce for the last 35 years.

AFFIRM’s government and academia training program combines free membership with pro bono participation at the association’s monthly luncheon educational forums held in Washington, DC.

Here are a few features of AFFIRM’s monthly programs:

Start taking advantage of the benefits of AFFIRM member by taking these steps:

1. Go here and sign up for free membership. That way you’ll be sure to learn about all upcoming educational events.
2. Sign up for our monthly luncheon series. There is no cost to government to participate, and our educational forums are convenient to the Metro, held at Clyde’s at Gallery Place.
3. Talk to AFFIRM board members at your next luncheon and consider playing a role on AFFIRM’s committees and Board.

Join us and start contributing to your career development today.

Sustaining Partners Membership

AFFIRM’s Sustaining Partners program gives companies an opportunity to go beyond networking at luncheons and other programs, by increasing their year-round exposure to government leaders. Sustaining Partners are listed in AFFIRM’s email blasts and their logo and profile are included on the AFFIRM website. These businesses can also send an allocated number of staff to AFFIRM events at the industry member rate. They are also invited to attend our Annual Member Appreciation event, a no-cost program with cutting edge speakers and top-notch networking opportunities.

Benefits

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Programs

AFFIRM's annual membership dues are the lowest in the market and deliver the greatest value in terms of market access and branding. Categories are determined by company revenue.

Large Business Sustaining Partner ($100 million+ in annual revenue):
$2,000 Annual Dues
- Registration discount at any paid event for 5 employees plus all benefits listed above.

Medium Business Sustaining Partner ($25 million - $100 million in annual revenue):
$1,500 Annual Dues
- Registration discount at any paid event for 3 employees plus all benefits listed above.

Small Business Sustaining Partner ($1 million - $25 million in annual revenue):
$750 Annual Dues
- Registration discount at any paid event for 2 employees plus all benefits listed above.

Specialty Small Business Sustaining Partner (under $1 million in annual revenue):
$500 Annual Dues
- Registration discount at any paid event for 1 employee plus all benefits listed above.

AFFIRM additionally offers a Sustaining Sponsor program for companies interested in sponsoring a variety of AFFIRM events throughout the year.
View all Sustaining Partners

Click here to pay for your Sustaining Partner dues online or contact the AFFIRM office at (703)778-4646 or info@affirm.org.