Membership Levels

We offer three different membership levels to suit your research collaboration needs.

Affiliates

Our entry-level membership option. You'll receive:

  • Access to experts.
  • One visit to CMU for up to three of your employees per year for collaboration with researchers, graduate students, faculty and other personnel.
  • One seat at our annual Student Research Symposium.
  • One seat at our annual CDSL meeting.

Strategic Partners

If you join us at this membership level, you'll receive all the benefits of our Affiliate members, plus:

  • One additional visit to CMU for up to three members of your organization.
  • A discount on Capstone Project sponsorship (up to two projects).
  • Two seats at our Student Research Symposium.
  • Three seats at our annual meeting.
  • A CDSL annual report containing technology projections, disruptions and opportunities.
  • Access to the CDSL online clearing house, to pose research questions and explore solutions.
  • Discounted delivery on currently offered continuing education courses.
  • The option to create a graduate student fellowship, named for your organization, for an additional fee.

Full Partners

The highest level of involvement in the CDSL. You receive the benefits of Strategic Partners, plus:

  • Three visits to CMU for up to three members of your organization.
  • A CMU briefing at your organization's location.
  • A deeper discount on Capstone Project sponsorship (up to two projects).
  • Three seats at our Student Research Symposium.
  • Five seats at our annual meeting.
  • A recruiting directory and facilitated access to students.
  • Access to unpublished research.
  • A yearly briefing supplementing the annual report, to be held at the yearly meeting.
  • Discount on custom-designed continuing education courses.
  • Discount on delivery of existing continuing education courses.

 

For full details and information on becoming a member, contact Krista McGuigan.