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Benefits of Membership

The benefits of joining SIM International and this chapter:

  • Network with IT professionals from leading organizations in the region.
  • Hear nationally renowned speakers at each Monthly Dinner Meeting.
  • Access SIM International events and resources and subscribe to MIS Quarterly.
  • Participate in SIM-sponsored national conferences and other important IT management events.
  • Participate in Chapter Sponsored events at reduced member prices.
  • Keep abreast of major technology trends.
  • Sharpen your IS management acumen.
  • Deepen IT knowledge and understanding through links with local academic institutions.
  • Advance the chapter, the profession, and your career through active participation in Working Groups and the Regional Leadership Forum.
  • Communicate with local and international peers via SIMNet.
  • Receive chapter news and timely feature articles in The Quarterly Newsletter.


Membership Criteria - To qualify for membership in SIM International, individuals must fall into one of these five leadership categories:

1. Senior information managers in public or private sector organizations who are either:

  • Corporate/Division Head of your company's corporate or divisional IS organization.
  • IS Management Staff supporting Corporate/Division IS Heads with key management roles, as certified by the head of the organization.

2. Academic: Full-time university or college faculty members making a significant contribution to the IS field.

3. National/Regional Office & Consulting Leaders: Leading individuals and other experts from consulting firms and other service/vendor organizations who serve information managers and directly contribute to the IS profession. Generally not Sales, Business Development nor Marketing oriented roles; but strategic advisors and leaders of the regional or national practice/office. Please note that SIM adheres to a strict policy against any marketing or commercial activities and, therefore, will only accept sales and marketing representatives to its membership through the Vendor & Service Provider program. For this membership category there are certain requirements that will need to be satisfied by the qualified applicant prior to being accepted as a new chapter member.

4. Other Leaders: Leaders in shaping and influencing law and government policy in areas of professional concern to information managers.


Click here to complete the Portland membership application. 

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