Member Benefits

PDF Association LogoThere are many advantages to PDF Association membership for individual developers, software publishers and implementers.

The technical benefits of membership include direct contact with PDF technology experts through internal forums, access to draft documents from ISO working groups, and more. Marketing benefits include use of the PDF Association’s logo, listings for company, product and services information on the pdfa.org website, and a variety of other tangible and intangible benefits.

Technical benefits

Individual membership is for personal use only, and may not be used on behalf of an organization.

Benefits
Individual
Full
Partner
Access to draft versions of upcoming ISO standards
Access to members-only PDF Association technical resources
Participation in Technical Working Groups
Networking opportunities in regional chapters
Substantial discounts on attending PDF Association events
Share PDF Association resources within your organization
Eligible for Board membership

Marketing benefits

Some organizations gain value from non-technical resources such as PDF Association events, publications explaining PDF subset standards in end-user terms, and more.

Benefits
Individual
Full
Partner
Use of the PDF Association “member” logo
Company description, contact information and links from pdfa.org
Product and/or services listings
Sponsorship opportunities for PDF Association events
Publish press-releases, case-studies and white-papers on pdfa.org
Marketing opportunities in regional chapters
Support for organization of in-person and online seminars
Publish articles on pdfa.org
Discounts on attending PDF Association events
Eligible for Board membership

Membership Application

Download the PDF Association Membership Application.

Non-profit organizations can become members without charge as Partner Organizations.