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Membership Criteria

Membership is offered to candidates who have a vested interest in broadly-based information systems and who are:

Practitioner

  • The Chief Information Officer or the Senior Information Systems Executive for their organization
  • Direct reports to the CIO or Senior Information Systems Executive and sponsored by him or her for membership.  This applies to companies with annual revenue over $1 Billion

Academic

  • A full-time university or college faculty member making a significant contribution to the IT field

Business Leader

  • Business leader responsible for strategic issues in the information industry overall, through such activities as professional speaking, writing articles, or conducting research

Vendor/Consultant

  • Membership is geared to practitioners with a limited number of consultants or vendors. This policy assures members that their participation and contribution will be held in the strictest confidence due to the proprietary nature of the information that may be exchanged

  • Consultants must be leaders at the partner/principal level who influence the direction of their own company or their clients’ companies, and who directly contribute to the IT profession

  • Expectations for vendor/consulting members:

    • Recruit two new members to the chapter per year

    • Provide sponsorship for chapter events

    • Actively participate on a Committee

Benefits of Membership:

  • Network with IT professionals from leading organizations in the region
  • Discuss issues of current interest with professional peers
  • Hear presentations of topical interest
  • Attend our dynamic events including: CIO breakfast forum, seminar and dinner programs, and network lunch series
  • Attend the annual Philadelphia Premier CIO Forum
  • Access SIM International events and resources
  • Participate in SIM-sponsored national conferences and other important IT management events
  • Keep abreast of major technology trends
  • Sharpen your IS management acumen
  • Deepen your IT knowledge and understanding through links with local academic institutions
  • Communicate with local and international peers via SIMNet

Dues

Annual dues include membership in both the local chapter and SIM International, access to the SIMnet.org site, and discounts to various programs and events. For more information about individual, corporate, or academic dues and membership, please contact the admin@simphila.org.

Type Dues/Head Dinner Fee Charge
APC Member $650.00 or 420 90
Enterprise Individual $650.00 or 420 90
Philadelphia Academic $160.00 X
Philadelphia Member $650.00 or 420 90
Philadelphia MIT -
Philadelphia Non-Profit $160.00 X
Philadelphia Retired $80.00 X

 

 

To Join

The Philadelphia Chapter has a deep history and has established an application process to ensure the integrity of our membership make-up.  To that end, our membership process includes:

  • Completion of a SIM Philadelphia specific application

  • Interview by a member of the Membership Committee

  • Approval by the Membership Committee

  • Approval by the SIM Board

Please complete the membership application - click the link, select the Philadelphia Chapter, register and complete the online form.

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