Memberships

TMA is the member-based organizer of the largest BlueTech cluster in the U.S.

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Why join TMA BlueTech?

TMA BlueTech is a leading cluster for ocean and water/wastewater technology domestically and internationally.

Our members drive our mission and why we do what we do. Join us to tap into the BlueTech community, further your success through our network and promote sustainable, science-based ocean and water industries.

Collaborate with Academia

We believe in educating tomorrow’s leaders in BlueTech and BlueSTEM. Collaboration with academia builds awareness and provides access to the latest research and future leaders.

Expansive Network across the Triple Helix

TMA BlueTech’s wide and diverse network of over 20K contacts results in a rich ecosystem of BlueTech constituents, regionally, nationally and internationally.

Growth Industry

Numbers show that this industry is growing rapidly. The Blue Economy is estimated to be at U.S. $3.0 trillion by 2030.

World-class events

Our events and collaborations result in the cross-pollination of visions and ideas between our members and partners. Join us to learn and contribute.

Why Join TMA  BLUETECH?

Key benefits of being a member

Be part of the leading U.S. BlueTech cluster

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Access to the BlueTech network

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Free pass to BlueTech Summit & Tech Expo during BlueTech Week

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Access to the BlueSTEM Internship Program

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Brand Awareness and Logo Placement

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Invitation to member only events

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Discount to other BlueTech Week events

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Members-Only newsletter and other communications

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Introductions to investors, mentors and business development connections

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Discounts to select partner events

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Improved eligibility to trade missions and export programs

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Access to BlueTech capital and network of funders

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Overall sense of community in ocean & water tech! 

Meet
our members

TMA BlueTech has a growing list of members from many sectors - over 100 from start-up to multinationals, national and international. Please join us!

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Membership tiers

Each of our tiers is customized to meet the needs of different organizations.

Individual

$600
Benefits
Invitation to members-only events
Access to BlueTech Industry
Member-only communications
1 Free pass to annual 2-day BlueTech Summit & Tech Expo
Join us

Chairman’s Club

$10,000+
(2-year minimum commitment required)
Benefits
6 free passes to attend the annual 2-day BlueTech Summit & Tech Expo ($500 value)
25% unlimited use corporate discount to attend other BlueTech Week events
Brand awareness and Logo Placement on website
Invitation to member only events
Other benefits as negotiated
Join us

Executive

$10,000 annually
(2-year minimum commitment required)
Benefits
6 free passes to attend the annual 2-day BlueTech Summit & Tech Expo ($3,600 value)
25% unlimited use corporate discount to attend other BlueTech Week events
Brand awareness and Logo Placement on website
Board of Directors Seat and Custom Network Event
Join us

Leadership

$5,000 annually
(2-year minimum commitment required)
Benefits
4 free passes to attend the annual 2-day BlueTech Summit & Tech Expo ($2,400 value)
25% unlimited use corporate discount to attend other BlueTech Week events
Brand awareness and Logo Placement on website
Board of Directors Seat
Join us

Market Entry

$2,500
(2-year minimum commitment required)
Benefits
2 free passes to attend the annual 2-day BlueTech Summit & Tech Expo ($1,200 value)
25% unlimited use corporate discount to attend other BlueTech Week events
Brand awareness and Logo Placement on website
Invitation to member only events
Join us

Startup

$1,000 annually
($600 first-year trial offer)
Benefits
1 free passes to attend the annual 2-day BlueTech Summit & Tech Expo ($600 value)
25% unlimited use corporate discount to attend other BlueTech Week events
Brand awareness and Logo Placement on website
Invitation to member only events
Join us

Platinum

$10,000
(2-year minimum commitment required)
Benefits
6 free passes to attend the 2-day BlueTech Summit & Tech Expo, Tabletop Exhibit, 10 Gala Tickets ($4,000 value)
25% unlimited use education discount to attend other BlueTech Week events
Student/Faculty Experience at BlueTech Week
Hosted Event
Join us

Gold

$5,000
(2-year minimum commitment required)
Benefits
4 free passes to attend the 2-day BlueTech Summit & Tech Expo, Tabletop Exhibit, 5 Gala Tickets ($2,650 value)
25% unlimited use education discount to attend other BlueTech Week events
Limited Student/Faculty Experience at BlueTech Week
Organized Site Visits
Join us

Silver

$3,000
(2-year minimum commitment required)
Benefits
1 free pass to attend the 2-day BlueTech Summit & Tech Expo, Tabletop Exhibit ($1,000 value)
25% unlimited use education discount to attend other BlueTech Week events
Access to BlueTech industry
Brand Awareness and Logo Placement on Website
Join us

Individual

$5,000
$0 - $150MM annual budget
$10,000
$150 - $499MM annual budget
$15,000
$500 - $999MM annual budget
$25,000
$1BB+ annual budget
Benefits
2 free passes to attend the 2-day BlueTech Summit and Tech Expo ($1,200 value)
25% unlimited use government discount to attend other BlueTech Week events
Access to BlueTech industry
Opportunity to participate in the BlueSTEM Internship Program
Join us

BlueTech Champion

$10,000
(cash or in-kind)
Benefits
Guaranteed Board of Directors position
6 free passes to attend the 2-day BlueTech Summit & Tech Expo ($3,600 value)
25% unlimited use corporate discount to attend other BlueTech Week events
Access to BlueTech Industry
Join us

BlueTech Supporter

$5,000
(cash or in-kind)
Benefits
1 free pass to attend the 2-day BlueTech Summit ($6,000 value)
25% unlimited use corporate discount to attend other BlueTech Week events
Access to BlueTech industry
Join us

TMA Chapter

$30,000
(cash or in-kind)
Benefits
Help shape the goals and strategy of the organization
TMA Board of Directors – guaranteed seat for your Executive Officer
Specific liaison to work with your chapter on best management practices, governance, events, marketing & workforce development
Eligibility to send a representative on organized BlueTech Trade Missions
Join us

Affiliate

$5,000
(cash or in-kind)
Benefits
10% discount to BlueTech Week events for your staff and members
Eligibility to send a representative on organized BlueTech Trade Missions
Exhibitor discount at Partner Events
Guaranteed invitation to annual BlueTech Cluster Convening
Join us

TMA BlueTech supports the
UN 2030 Sustainable Development Goals