Organizational Membership Program

Thank you for your interest in joining USGIF as an Organizational Member. Our member companies represent some of the top organizations in the Community. Your organization should be among them.

Join USGIF today to stay abreast of industry trends and best practices, as well as current customer and mission requirements; to meet new colleagues, GEOINT practitioners, and expand your professional network; and to play an integral role in the advancement of the GEOINT tradecraft through unprecedented access to GEOINT Community leaders, decision makers, vendors, and customers.

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Ready to Join?
Contact USGIF’s Jeff Ley or fill out the Organizational Membership Application and email it to membership@usgif.org.

Organizational Membership Levels and Pricing

Level 1st Year Dues Renewal Dues
Strategic Partner $50,000 $20,000
Associate Partner $12,000 $6,000
Sustaining Partner $5,000 $2,500
Academic Partner $2,500 $2,500
Small Business Partner $2,500 $1,250

Organizational Membership Benefits

Small Business Partner

To join at this level, organizations must demonstrate that they are a small business as specified by the Small Business Administration (SBA) and have earned $15.5M (average) or less in the past three years.

  • 1 complimentary GEOINT Symposium full-conference registration
  • Discounted, Member pricing on exhibit space and advertising at the GEOINT Symposium and other USGIF events
  • Small business table top discount at the GEOINT Symposium
  • Ability to sponsor member-only opportunities at the GEOINT Symposium
  • Ability to participate in members-only events
  • Ability to participate in the annual GEOGala
  • Affinity program discounts
  • Ability to be interviewed for the USGIF Member Spotlight profiles, which are published at usgif.org and trajectorymagazine.com
  • Ability to create working groups to support your organization’s GEOINT business objectives
  • Ability to participate in USGIF’s Planning, Technical, and Outreach Committees
  • Ability to participate in USGIF working groups
  • Member pricing to advertise in trajectory magazine
  • Recognition online and onsite at USGIF events
  • Listing in online member logo directory at usgif.org
  • 50-word company profile in annual USGIF Membership Directory printed in trajectory magazine
  • Ability to post job opportunities on USGIF’s LinkedIn page

Academic Partner

To join at this level, organizations must demonstrate that they are a college, university, or other academic institution of higher learning.

  • Participation in the Academic Showcase at the GEOINT Symposium to highlight educational opportunities, and research and development projects
  • 2 complimentary GEOINT Symposium registrations
  • Discounted, Member pricing on advertising at the GEOINT Symposium and other USGIF events
  • Special academic rate to exhibit at the GEOINT Symposium
  • One-time ability to exhibit in the “New Member Showcase” at the GEOINT Symposium
  • Ability to sponsor members-only opportunities at the GEOINT Symposium
  • Ability to participate in members-only events
  • Ability to participate in the annual GEOGala
  • Affinity program discounts
  • Ability to be interviewed for the USGIF Member Spotlight profiles, which are published at usgif.org and trajectorymagazine.com
  • Ability to create working groups to support your organization’s GEOINT business objectives
  • Ability to participate in USGIF’s Planning, Technical, and Outreach Committees
  • Ability to participate in USGIF working groups
  • Member pricing to advertise in trajectory magazine
  • Recognition online and onsite at USGIF events
  • Listing in online member logo directory at usgif.org
  • 50-word company profile in annual USGIF Membership Directory printed in trajectory magazine
  • Ability to post job opportunities on USGIF’s LinkedIn page

Sustaining Partner

  • 2 complimentary GEOINT Symposium full-conference registrations
  • Discounted, Member pricing on exhibit space and advertising at the GEOINT Symposium and other USGIF events
  • One-time ability to exhibit in the “New Member Showcase” at the GEOINT Symposium
  • Ability to sponsor member-only opportunities at the GEOINT Symposium
  • Ability to participate in member-only events
  • Ability to participate in the annual GEOGala
  • Small business table top discount at the GEOINT Symposium
  • Affinity program discounts
  • Ability to be interviewed for the USGIF Member Spotlight profiles, which are published at usgif.org and trajectorymagazine.com
  • Ability to create working groups to support your organization’s GEOINT business objectives
  • Ability to participate in USGIF’s Planning, Technical, and Outreach committees
  • Ability to participate in USGIF working groups
  • Member pricing to advertise in trajectory magazine
  • Recognition online and onsite at USGIF events
  • Listing in online member logo directory at usgif.org
  • 50-word company profile and company logo included in annual USGIF Membership Directory printed in trajectory magazine
  • Ability to post job opportunities on USGIF’s LinkedIn page

Associate Partner

Associate Partner level members receive all Sustaining Partner benefits PLUS:

  • 2 additional complimentary GEOINT Symposium full-conference registrations (4 total)
  • $500 credit towards advertising in the GEOINT Symposium Show Daily, GEOINT Symposium Event Guide, or in trajectory magazine
  • Additional 50-word company profile (for a total of 100 words) in annual USGIF Membership Directory printed in trajectory magazine
  • Access to special annual event for Strategic Partner and Partner level members-only
  • Ability to send one person to USGIF Chairman’s Reception during the GEOINT Symposium

Strategic Partner

Strategic Partner level members receive all Partner benefits listed above PLUS:

  • 8 additional complimentary GEOINT Symposium full-conference registrations (12 total)
  • Additional $500 credit toward advertising ($1,000 total) in the GEOINT Symposium Show Daily, GEOINT Symposium Event Guide, or trajectory magazine
  • Highlighted company profile (100-word total) in annual USGIF Membership Directory printed in trajectory magazine
  • Invitations to USGIF Chairman’s dinners and other special events to network with USGIF’s Board of Directors and senior-level executives throughout the IC, DoD, and Homeland Security communities
  • Access to special annual event for Strategic Partner and Partner level members-only
  • The ability to participate and vote in USGIF’s Strategic Committee and Outreach Committee
  • The opportunity to shape the future of the GEOINT tradecraft, as well as the overall direction of the Foundation and its efforts

How to Join

Interested in becoming a member of the premier organization supporting the Geospatial Intelligence tradecraft?

Contact Jeff Ley, USGIF’s Vice President of Business Development and Exhibitions, for more information.

Alternatively, you may fill out the Organizational Membership Application and email it to membership@usgif.org.

Organizational Volunteer Representative

Are you an employee of an organizational member? If so, you are eligible to become a Volunteer Representative at no additional cost!

Volunteer Representatives are able to participate in USGIF committees and working groups on behalf of their organization. In order to receive discounts to attend USGIF events or have access to members-only events, volunteer representatives must join as an individual member. Sign up as a volunteer representative or join as an individual member in the USGIF Connect Online Store.

Please Note: Volunteer Representatives must enroll using a work email address, as this email address will be used to verify employment with the organizational member. Additionally, Volunteer Representatives DO NOT receive membership benefits.