Membership Categories

SIA offers three tiers of membership – Executive, Associate, and Affiliate.

Download the Executive and Associate membership form.

Download the Affiliate membership form

Executive Membership Benefits

SIA Executive Membership is open to those U.S. companies, as defined in SIA’s Bylaws, that are committed to SIA’s stated mission and goals. Executive members hold a seat on SIA’s Board of Directors, with full voting privileges and responsibilities. They may be elected to serve as officers of the Association.

Executive Members receive the following specific benefits :

  • A seat on the SIA Board of Directors with full voting rights and full participation in all Board-level meetings and decisions and SIA Annual Association Meeting
  • Eligibility to be elected for a 1-year term as SIA Officer Positions (Chairman, Vice-Chairman or Treasurer)
  • Participation in all SIA working group meetings and activities
  • Eligibility to lead working groups as chairman or co-chairman
  • Premium and preferred participation in SIA sponsored events, including: SIA’s Annual Leadership Dinner; SIA’s DoD SATCOM Users’ Workshop
  • SIA Member Discounts for Association Sponsored Events
  • Access to Members’ Only page on SIA website
  • Electronic subscription to the SIA President’s Report
  • Participation in the Annual SIA Satellite Industry Indicators Survey and unlimited access to the resulting data in the State of the Satellite Industry Report
  • Use of SIA logo on members’ websites and corporate literature
  • Access to executive briefings, updates and special electronic reports, as well as documents relating to SIA Working Group activities

Associate Membership Benefits

SIA Associate Membership is open to both U.S. companies, as defined under SIA’s Bylaws, and non-U.S. companies engaged in satellite-related activities that are committed to SIA’s stated mission and goals and and that have a significant stake in the U.S. marketplace.

SIA Associate Members receive the following benefits :

  • Attendance at SIA Annual Association Meeting
  • Participation in all SIA working group meetings and activities
  • Possibility to lead working groups as chairman or co-chairman, with Board Approval
  • Participation in all open SIA meetings and events, as availability permits
  • Preferred participation in SIA sponsored events, including: SIA’s Annual Leadership Dinner; SIA’s DoD SATCOM Users’ Workshop
  • SIA Member Discounts for Association Sponsored Events
  • Electronic subscription to the SIA President’s Report
  • Participation in the Annual SIA Satellite Industry Indicators Survey for SIA’s annual the State of the Satellite Industry Report
  • Use of SIA logo on members’ websites and corporate literature
  • Access to executive briefings, updates and special electronic reports, as well as documents relating to SIA Working Group activities

One-Year Trial Associate Membership

Companies qualified to join as Associate Members may apply to join on a one-time trial basis for one (1) calendar year. After the initial year, the Trial Associate Members may apply to join as full Associate or Executive Members, depending on qualifying membership criteria.

Trial Associate Members may participate in working group activities, but have limited benefits for SIA events and promotional activities, and will not be authorized to speak on behalf of the association.

Affiliate Membership

Affiliate membership in SIA is open to all satellite companies and supporting entities that support the Mission and Goals of SIA, subject to the discretion of the President of SIA.

SIA Affiliate Members receive the following benefits:

  • Attendance at SIA Annual Association Meeting
  • Participation in all open SIA meetings and events, excluding the SIA Leadership Dinner, as availability permits
  • SIA Member Discounts to Industry Events
  • Electronic subscription to the SIA President’s Report
  • Use of SIA logo on members’ websites and corporate literature
  • Access to SIA staff for information and advice

Membership Dues

SIA’s annual membership dues are assessed on a calendar year. For both Executive- and Associate-level Members, dues levels are based on annual revenue from their commercial space related activities.

2019 SIA Executive Level Membership Dues

Level Annual Company Revenue Annual Dues
Level I $500 million and up $48,000
Level II $250-500 million $32,750
Level III $0-250 million $20,500

 

2019 SIA Associate Level Membership Dues

Level Annual Company Revenue Annual Dues
Level I $100 million and up $20,500
Level II $50-100 million $14,500
Level III $0-50 million $8,250

 

One-Year Trial Membership – Dues

One-Year Trial Associate Membership – Open to satellite companies committed to SIA’s mission and goals. Trial Associate Membership is exclusively offered for one (1) calendar year, after which the Trial Associate Members may join as full Associate or Executive Members, depending upon their qualifying membership criteria. Dues for Trial Associate Membership are set at $6,250.

Affiliate Membership – Dues

Affiliate Membership dues are $2,600 per year.

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