The adage of “what you put into it is what you get out of it” is true about most things in life, and especially membership in ASCDI.
So how can a member get the most out of Membership in ASCDI?
1. The association provides industry leadership and guidance.
- We are led by industry veterans with valuable experience who share best practices
- Compliance – following changes in relevant Laws and Regulations
- Guidance on the Detection & Prevention of Counterfeit Products
2. Intellectual Property Best Practices
- Educational speakers at International meetings
- Import/Export Guidance and Best Practices
- Committees dedicated to certain OEMs and Best Practices related to updates, patches & firmware
3. Membership Standards:
- Stringent Membership Application
- Anti-Counterfeit Policy
- Policing Members with strict Code of Ethics
4. Access to other Members for networking and to do business with:
- (4) Yearly International Meetings
- Combined meetings with similar associations
- Full access to member lookup
- Equipment Trading Network (ETN)
- Committee Chairs and Board Members develop close relationships
5. Legislation & Efforts to protect and grow our Industry:
- Federal legislation, coalition and amicus brief support
- State legislation
- Import & Export growth
The value of membership can be very rewarding. From growing your business, to navigating International waters to meeting members that have sold their companies, ASCDI offers a wealth of resources.
If you are not a member in ASCDI, join today!