How to Join Zhaga

Membership of Zhaga is open to any company that is willing to work towards the consortium's Vision and Mission.

Companies can join Zhaga either as a Regular Member or as an Associate Member.

Benefits of Joining Zhaga

Find out more about the benefits of joining the Zhaga Consortium, and discover the difference between Associate and Regular membership.

Benefits of joining Zhaga

Procedure

The procedure to become a member of Zhaga is outlined below:

Step 1:

Download the Zhaga Consortium Agreement and decide whether your company agrees with the document's terms.

Zhaga Consortium Agreement

Step 2:

Fill in Annex B (for Regular membership) or Annex C (for Associate membership), and the form signed by an appropriate authority on behalf of your company.

Annex B (application form for regular membership)

Annex C (application form for associate membership)

Step 3:

Send two paper copies with original signatures, by courier service, to:

The Zhaga Consortium
c/o IEEE-ISTO, attn. Rosalinda F. Saravia
445 Hoes Lane

Piscataway, NJ 08854
USA
Tel: +1-732-562-5404

Step 4:

Zhaga's adminstrator will countersign the membership application, provided it is correctly filled in, and return one of the paper copies with original signatures. Your company is now a member of Zhaga.

Step 5:

IEEE-ISTO, the financial administrator of Zhaga, will send you an invoice for the membership fee. 

Pricing

The membership fee is:

  • Regular Members: €10,000.00 per year
  • Associate Members: €1,000.00 per year

The first-year membership fee depends on the month of joining Zhaga, as shown below:

Month of joining Zhaga

Associate Members

Regular Members

January

€1,000.00  

€10,000.00  

February

€916.67

€9,166.67

March

€833.34

€8,333.34

April

€750.00

€7,500.00

May

€666.67

€6,666.67

June

€583.34

€5,833.34

July

€500.00

€5,000.00

August

€416.67

€4,166.67

September

€333.34

€3,333.34

October

€250.00

€2,500.00

November

€250.00

€2,500.00

December

€250.00

€2,500.00

Additional fees are payable by Associate Members that wish to use the Zhaga logo - see Benefits of Joining Zhaga for more details.