Why Join?

All employees of member companies have access to an extensive range of resources
Member categories to suit all businesses
Access IABM's resources globally wherever you are based

Join IABM and access a wide range of exclusive member benefits all designed to help your business develop and prosper.

There are five categories of membership; Platinum, Gold, Silver, Bronze and Start-up Membership. Whichever membership category your company belongs to, you will have access to IABM’s resources globally for all your employees wherever they are based.

Knowledge Vault
Platinum Gold Silver 100+ Silver Bronze Start up
IABM Connect
A comprehensive database of suppliers, dealers and events that enables buyers to identify the product and services that fit their individual requirements
International Industry Event Calendar
Full listing of shows and events for our industry
IABM TV Channel, capturing member interviews, and thought leadership content around the world
Trade Show Reports and Blogs
Full reports on exhibitions supported and attended by IABM. You will get a feel for the show,who attended and the associated conference content
White Papers
A central resource of white papers open to all buyers as well as members
IABM Journal
Quarterly Journal made up of thought leadership articles, interviews and up to date industry information
IABM Annual Review
Produced at the end of each year to highlight IABM activities that have taken place
Presentation Slide Decks
Download the various slide decks from the informative presentations that IABM deliver at major industry events
Industry News
IABM Members are invited to upload their press releases that can be featured on the news pages of the IABM websites which are bookmarked by industry journalists to ensure they keep up to date
IABM Jobs Board
Jobs board on the IABM website where you can list your vacancies
IABM Glossary
IABM Glossary of Terms is a fully searchable online glossary of technical terms relating to the broadcast and media industry
Description Platinum Gold Silver 100+ Silver Bronze Start up
Interoperability Showcase
IABM delivers presentations and interviews around the world
IABM specialists represents members on technical committees and standards bodies around the world and feed back information
Insight and Analysis
Description Platinum Gold Silver 100+ Silver Bronze Start up
Buying Trends Reports
  • View trends and sentiments in the industry from your customers perspective
  • Deepen your understanding of customers' revenue sources and how these are changing
  • Better understand what your customers are buying
  • Better understand how your customers are buying broadcast and media technology: Who is making the decisions? What are the new modes of technology purchasing?
  • Delve deeper into emerging technology adoption including 4K/UHD, HEVC, AI, VR and the Cloud
  • Track your customers' operational performance(revenues and profits) by geography and company type
  • Understand your customers' strategies: how are their organizations changing? What type of media technology are they investing in?
Supply Trends Reports
  • Benchmark yourself against your peers' operational performance (revenue and profits)
  • Track suppliers' monthly performance by company size
  • Track market concentration in the industry
  • View trends and sentiments in the industry from the supplier perspective
  • Deepen your understanding of suppliers' revenue sources and how these are changing (hardware vs software services)
  • Benchmark yourself against your peers' investment in R & D, trade shows and personnel
  • Monitor pricing trends, M&A activity, skills shortage and major constraints to suppliers' growth potential
  • Take a deeper look at the 'balance sheet' of the whole broadcast and media technology industry
  • Benchmark your accounts with industry-wide ratios and indicators
  • Gain insight on growth prospects and financial stability of the sector
Quarterly Market Intelligence Digest
  • Enables member companies to keep up with the latest developments in the industry
  • Access in-depth analysis of the industry's hottest issues from both an end-user and supplier perspective
  • Gain insight on a specific regional market (business environment, trade barriers, regional spending drivers)
Regional Research
Access reports focusing on a special issue or an emerging broadcast and media market
Media Tech Trends
  • Track the adoption of specific emerging technologies within the broadcast and media sector
  • Understand the drivers of emerging technologies' adoption within users organizations
  • Understand the use cases of emerging technologies by workflow area
Skills and Education
Description Platinum Gold Silver 100+ Silver Bronze Start up
Complimentary E-learning Places
Self-paced on-line training courses 10 5 2 2 2
Complimentary Classroom Places
Trainer led courses held at dedicated location (excludes courses provided by training partners) 5 3
In House Training Courses
Training provided in house
Pass your Places on
If you are not able to use complimentary places within your organization you can pass them onto your customers
Events and Networking
Description Platinum Gold Silver 100+ Silver Bronze Start up
Various receptions held at shows around the world
IABM Annual International Business Conference
Annual Conference held over two days
Complimentary Table of 10 at Annual Conference Dinner 1
Complimentary attendance at Annual Conference 3 1
State of the Industry Conference Sessions
Conference sessions held during shows around the world
Regional Events & Seminars
A variety of different business and technology related events and seminars take place throughout the year
Opportunity to host events, round tables and webinars
Attendance and presentation by IABM CEO on industry issues at investor, channel and/or team meetings
Any subsidiaries are included in the membership
Description Platinum Gold Silver 100+ Silver Bronze Start up
Discounts on Floorspace
Various discounts are available at shows throughout the year. Discounts can be viewed at https://www.theiabm.org/discount-calculator/
Member Lounges at Various Trade Shows
Take a break from the show floor and enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi, purchase refreshments and recharge your batteries on one of our purpose built lounges
Private Meeting Rooms at Trade Shows
IABM provides a number of complimentary and paid for meeting rooms at various shows throughout the year where you can conduct business meetings in a discreet and professional environment away from the show floor
IABM Pavilions
Space can be booked on IABM Pavilions at a number of shows
Enhance Your Brand
Description Platinum Gold Silver 100+ Silver Bronze Start up
Award Entries
IABM runs several high profile awards events every year to celebrate achievements and to recognize new solutions that offer significant benefits or new opportunities to the broadcast and media technology industry. Judged by a truly independent panel of industry experts, the IABM awards have become highly prized assets for winning companies and a valuable vehicle for raising awareness of new products as well as recognizing their significance within our industry 2 2 1 1 1
At Events
Ensure your brand is seen by all delegates at our events and meetings throughout the year through our range of sponsorship and exhibition opportunities
Advertise your Services
IABM produces a number of publications that are distributed to the entire industry throughout the year, along with an industry wide website that provides valuable advertising opportunities
Promoting your Brand
Prominent branding on IABM website
Prominent branding on IABM signs and collateral pieces
Article in IABM Journal
Our team will be available during shows where you can create compelling content to use in post event sales messaging or showcase your products and services to broadcasters and buyers
At shows throughout the year, make use of our experienced IABM TV Team to create a customer case study. Content will be delivered to you in any format so that you can use on social media and within your website
Share Your Opinions and Help Shape Our Industry
Description Platinum Gold Silver 100+ Silver Bronze Start up
IABM Board
A new Board is elected every two years from our membership to help shape and guide the Association
Members' Councils
We have four members' councils: APAC, Europe, Americas & UK. The aim of these councils is to provide members with a forum to address region-specific issues and provide an influential in each region's broadcast and media technology industry
Exhibition Task Group
Give feedback to organizers of supported shows and recommend other shows