How to Join TCI Network
You have two options for applying for TCI membership:
For detailed information on who is in the network, which the benefits of a TCI membership are, the type of membership and how you can apply, you can download the TCI Membership Dossier 2013.
Non-profit organizations, government agencies, multilateral organizations, academic institutions and companies dedicated to fostering economic development.
|Individual Member||Cluster practitioners with at least two years of proven experience in cluster and competitiveness projects
TCI individual membership fee = 200 EUR
(i) Duration: A membership year runs from January 1 to December 31.
(ii) Renewals: The annual membership is automatically renewed at the beginning of the year.
(iii) Cancellation Policy: If you want to cancel your TCI membership please submit a written cancellation note to email@example.com no later than September 30.
(iv) Developing countries: To be eligible for the special fee, organizations must be based in any of those countries considered as low-income or lower-middle-income economies, according to the classification of the World Bank.
|Attendants to TCI conferences||Fee according to the conference|
|Users of TCI services||Fee according to the service provided|
|Student/Retired people||Special fee = 20 EUR (justification on competitiveness/cluster related studies must be provided)|
Note: As presented in the meeting of the General Assembly in 2009, attendants to TCI conferences will continue having access to the members-only area of our website but will not enjoy the full benefits. This means that the only way to formalize your membership to TCI and enjoy the full benefits is through the TCI Secretariat.
Full benefits only apply for Organizational and Individual Members.