GlobalPlatform offers different kinds of membership to ensure that organizations of all sizes and expertise can benefit from the right level of participation. Browse the table below to find out which type of membership is right for you and your business.
$33,000 / yr
$26,500 / yr
$13,000 / yr
$7,000 / yr
$1,500 / yr
Ability to nominate one representative for a Board of Directors seat
Opportunity to serve on the Executive Committee
Opportunity to chair a Technical Committee or Task Force
Weighted voting privileges for Board of Directors elections
Ability to contribute to ad hoc operational Steering Committees to address special topics
Ability to bring business and technical requirements to the association
Ability to participate in Technical Committees and their associated Working Groups.
Opportunity to become a GlobalPlatform accredited SE or TEE certification lab / test tool provider
Option to participate in the TEE or SE programOne
Access to the certification test suites
Ability to review and comment on all technical documents, including specifications, before public release
Free access to technical documents that non-members must purchase (e.g. configurations, test suites)
Discounted fees for technical training
Ability to participate in a market-based and regionally focused Task Forces
Ability to contribute to ad hoc market Steering Committees to address special topics
Ability to contribute to white papers and other educational resources
Access to expertise
Free access to all GlobalPlatform educational materials
Limited free access to all GlobalPlatform events (including Annual Seminar)
Extensive networking opportunities
Access to the GlobalPlatform members-only website and library of materials
No registration fees to attend GlobalPlatform meetings
Sponsorship opportunity at GlobalPlatform events
Use of 'GlobalPlatform Member' logo for member use on their website, print materials, trade show signage, to showcase participation in technical community
Opportunity to provide quotes for GlobalPlatform press releases
Members receive discounted registration for GlobalPlatform endorsed industry events
To apply to become a GlobalPlatform member, please read the following legal bylaws and IPR policy, and complete and return the membership agreement.
The completed and signed membership agreement can be scanned and emailed to GlobalPlatform. Alternatively, it can be faxed to +1-650-260-2389.
New members joining after 31 October within the current fiscal year will pay prorated fees based on the month that a signed membership agreement is received by GlobalPlatform.
All GlobalPlatform process and policy documents are available to Members on the Member Website under Resource Documents. Any non-member or interested party may request a copy by contacting the GlobalPlatform Secretariat.
“Mobile and payment security is the core of our business and we have become globally recognized for our security expertise regarding Java Card™ and GlobalPlatform technology. GlobalPlatform has taken the initiative to propose an architecture that will enable mobile payment to emerge in a sound and cost-effective manner, a drive that we fully support. As a member of the association we are now working with key industry associations to play a part in this effort which will make mobile payment solutions secure and trustworthy by offering the required test methodology and tools.”- Marc Witteman, CTO, Riscure
“In the past, the TEE ecosystem has been quite fragmented. GlobalPlatform is working to change that and bring the industry together. The benefits of such collaboration cannot be underestimated as future standardization and interoperability will be hugely beneficial for the industry. Verimatrix is excited to be a part of GlobalPlatform and to highlight the critical role of the TEE within a robust revenue security strategy. In particular, we are keen to ensure that the TEE can be leveraged to provide strong protection for premium video content that satisfies or exceeds the requirements of content owners, service providers and end-users.”- Petr Peterka, CTO, Verimatrix
“Our main focus as a member of GlobalPlatform will be mobile payments and secure element (SE) technology. We will work towards aligning our testing systems with GlobalPlatform requirements in order to become an approved GlobalPlatform testing laboratory. We hope that by participating in the task forces and Card Committee we can contribute to the further improvement of technology to benefit the global payment industry.”- Guifu Fan, General Manager, BCTC
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