Become an IDEA member.

Join us in shaping Asia’s innovation landscape.

Membership Benefits

By becoming an IDEA member, you will gain access to exclusive content, platforms, and a curated community to be at the forefront of Asia’s innovations.

  • Connector.

    Discover

    IDEA provides opportunities to explore and experiment new approaches, strategies, technologies and even cross industry collaboration frameworks that may ordinarily not be available within your current business environment

  • Connector.

    Connect

    IDEA gives you the opportunity to network, debate and build an understanding of technology trends with C-level business leaders and innovators from a diverse range of industries. We bring together industry influencers as well as government agencies to get a 360 view of what these trends mean for industries.

  • Connector.

    Collaborate

    IDEA will provide multiple opportunities for you to gain access to other industry leaders, share knowledge with industry peers and participate in insightful industry study trips to meet with leaders from leading global organizations.

  • Connector.

    Grow

    Enhance your professional experience and reputation through your participation and engagement in the thought leadership activities from IDEA.

Fellow

Qualifying criteria: Persons who are currently employed in the senior management tier of companies having annual revenues or sales turnover exceeding S$100 million or in subsidiaries of holding companies having annual revenues or sales turnover exceeding S$100 million; and holding job titles such as Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Information Officer, Chief Technology Officer, Chief Finance Officer, Chief Marketing Officer, President, Executive Vice-President, Senior Vice-President, Vice-President, Managing Director, General Manager, Director, Provost or Dean of a University and having work experience acceptable to the Executive Committee. Such application shall be supported by references obtained from any two Ordinary members.

Voting rights: A Fellow member carries two votes at the Annual General Meeting, Extraordinary General Meeting or any Society-convened meetings where voting takes place.

The Executive Committee shall decide, upon the recommendation of a Membership Sub-committee, whether to admit any such person to Fellow membership.

Practitioner

Qualifying criteria: Persons who are currently employed in the senior management tier of companies having annual revenues or sales turnover not exceeding S$100 million or persons holding job titles such as Deputy Director, Assistant Director, Senior Manager, Manager, Assistant Vice-President, Assistant General Manager or Chief Executive Officers/founders of start-up companies who hold academic qualifications or professional qualifications or working experience acceptable to the Executive Committee. Such application shall be supported by references obtained from any two Ordinary members.

Voting rights: A Practitioner member carries one vote at the Annual General Meeting, Extraordinary General Meeting or any Society-convened meetings where voting takes place.

The Executive Committee shall decide, upon the recommendation of a Membership Sub-committee, whether to admit any such person to Practitioner membership.

A Practitioner Member may request the Executive Committee for a review to convert his membership status from Practitioner Member to Fellow Member, when there is a change in his employment status. Supporting documents must be provided to support the request.

Associate

Qualifying criteria: Persons who are currently employed or self-employed in companies having annual revenues or sales turnover not exceeding S$100 million or persons who hold academic qualifications or professional qualifications or working experience acceptable to the Executive Committee. Such application shall be supported by references obtained from any two members, one of whom must be an Ordinary member.

Voting rights: An Associate member has no voting rights at the Annual General Meeting, Extraordinary General Meeting or any Society-convened meetings where voting takes place.

The Executive Committee shall decide, upon the recommendation of a Membership Sub-committee, whether to admit any such person to Associate membership.

An Associate member shall not be eligible to hold any position in the Executive Committee.

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