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Join the global Broadcast

and Mediatech community

We are the only membership organisation representing the broadcast and media industry globally

IABM is a proudly independent, international, organization that connects and supports the entire MediaTech ecosystem. Below are just some of the major benefits that hundreds of companies are taking advantage of by becoming a member.

Enhance your brand

Promote your brand and latest innovations via articles, press releases, sponsorship, IABM TV and more.

Keep a competitive edge

Access the industry’s most extensive library of knowledge on one interactive platform: MediaTech Vantage.

Reach a global audience

Widen your audience throughout the year at shows by presenting, being part of a supplier panel and taking part in case studies and industry wide discussion.

Make your marketing budget work for you

Benefit from discounts at trade shows, hire of meeting rooms and other opportunities at events.

Amplify your online presence

Take advantage of our digital initiatives including hosting webinars, enhanced features on weekly emails, banner adverts on our website and uploading your products to our BaM™ Shop Window.

Update industry skills and knowledge

Keep your staff up to date with our industry specific training and e-learning courses or let us put together a package of bespoke courses to suit your requirements.

There are seven main categories of IABM membership: Silver, Silver Plus, Gold, Gold Plus, Start-Up, Platinum and Bronze (for companies that provide support and service to technology suppliers). The benefits to members in each category are designed to reflect the differing needs of diverse types and sizes of company. What ever level your membership, all of your employees have access to IABM resources globally – wherever they are based. The more your staff engage with IABM, the more your whole company benefits – all for a surprisingly modest annual fee.

Platinum Member

The top level of IABM membership, Platinum is the choice of leading companies in Broadcast and Media technology that want to take advantage of extensive individualized services and consultations supplied by IABM specialists to support their unique business objectives. Every Platinum membership package is thus individually tailored. In addition, Platinum members also have access to the comprehensive range of IABM services that all members benefit from.

USD $21,000.00

Gold Plus Member

Gold Plus, with its added benefits, is designed for those companies who want more services than the standard Gold level and is an intermediate step to Platinum level. Gold Plus members can take advantage of an enhanced package of benefits with greater opportunities for thought leadership and brand awareness together with access to a higher level of IABM business intelligence including the opportunity for our analysts to present at your own events.

USD $9,750.00

Gold Member

IABM Gold membership is the natural choice of companies that require the broadest range and depth of off-the-shelf services from IABM beyond those available at Silver level. Gold members are often – but not exclusively – larger organizations with a number of brands and/or subsidiaries that all require access to the full range of IABM benefits.

USD $5,650.00

Silver Plus Member

Benefits for Silver+ members reflect those of the Silver category but some entitlement levels have been increased to support higher usage and this is also reflected in the cost.

USD $3,150.00

Silver Member

Silver covers two IABM membership categories specifically tailored for SMEs with a range of services designed to meet all their business, training and marketing needs – as well as including attractive discounts in exhibition space at major shows around the world. Silver membership covers companies of 1-99 employees, Silver 100+ those with 100 or more.

USD $1,650.00

Silver Subsidiary

Silver Subsidiary Membership is designed to help ease the cost of multiple companies belonging to a common parent / group who would like to join as Silver Members. In any one group there must be a fully paid Silver Member who can then have one or more "subsidiary companies" join as Subsidiary Members.

USD $700.00

Bronze Member

Bronze membership is tailored for those companies that do not supply technology products or services but exist in the broadcast and media technology ecosystem – providing support and services to those that in turn supply the end user. Bronze membership recognizes the contribution these companies bring to the industry and also provides a range of opportunities to interact and network with other members. Examples of Bronze member companies include PR agencies, event organizers etc.

USD $1,350.00

Start-Up Member

Start-Up membership is specifically designed for companies that have been trading* for less than two and a half years to support them at a critical time in their growth and development at a manageable price for what are typically cash-poor, ideas-rich businesses. Start-Up members receive all the benefits of a Silver level member at a reduced rate. *Proof of start of trading will be required for example first set of accounts.

USD $1,000.00

Brand Member

Additional brands is designed for Silver members who may wish to promote more than one brand under their main umbrella branding. This may be a sub division or specific product brand. No additional benefits are provided simply additional branding.

USD $200.00

Tradeshow support

Maximise your exposure

IABM offers a range of services at shows throughout the year to ensure members gain maximum ROI from the event. These include lounge facilities, meeting rooms, pavilion space and exhibitor discounts.

Engaged partner program

Looking for partners not suppliers?

The global engaged partner (GEP) program is a partnership between IABM and executives working at organizations that buy MediaTech. The main objective is to exchange knowledge promoting positive conversations and collaboration across the industry and the alignment of technology with business objectives.

What our members say

The Broadcast & Media industry is going through a significant transformation. IABM is instrumental in assisting its member to stay informed by facilitating collaboration between vendors and end-user customers. IABM shares invaluable insights, intelligence, and resources to prepare industry colleagues.

Matt Gharegozlou, VP of Sales & Channels, Americas, Avid


What sort of companies are eligible for membership?
Companies must be an established and substantive supplier of Broadcast and Media technology products and services which they sell directly to end users or indirectly to end users through distribution channels. Companies must also be compliant with IABM's Code of Standards and Ethics known as the "IABM Business Standard"

How long does the membership run for?
IABM membership runs for a 12 month period from your date of joining. You can opt to pay by credit card, invoice or direct debit (only available for payments in GBP)

Who gets the benefits of IABM membership from my company?
All employees of your company can benefit from the range of resources we have on offer for members throughout the world. Each team member can have their own login for the website and will be able to register an account using their company email address.

I'm a user/buyer of Broadcast & Media equipment, is there a membership type for me?
Whilst there is no specific "company" membership available, all buyers and users of Broadcast and Media equipment can apply to join our Global Engaged Partner Scheme which is a complimentary initiative for users of broadcast & media technology to help foster collaboration and engagement across all sides of the industry.

Where can we next see IABM at an event?
We are very active at events around the world throughout the year, please click here to view the upcoming events calendar or send us an email ( and let us know which shows you are attending and we can link you up with one of our team.

I want to discuss which membership is best for me, how do I do that?
Simply email