APBMA Membership Policy


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The Association of Professional Business and Management Analysts (APBMA) is dedicated to fostering a community of professionals committed to the highest standards of business and management analysis. This membership policy outlines the terms and conditions of membership, benefits, and responsibilities of members.

Membership Categories

APBMA offers several categories of membership to accommodate the diverse needs of our community:

1) Student Member

2) Affiliate Member

3) Associate Member

4) Fellows

5) Corporate Members

6) Companions

Membership Categories

Individuals and organizations must complete the online application form and provide any required documentation to apply for membership. The Membership Committee reviews applications, and applicants are notified of their acceptance within 10 business days.

Membership Benefits

Members of APBMA enjoy a range of benefits designed to support their professional growth and development
  • Access to exclusive content, including research papers, case studies, and industry reports
  • Discounted rates for conferences, workshops, and webinars
  • Networking opportunities with peers and industry leaders
  • Eligibility for awards and recognition programs
  • Participation in special interest groups and committees
  • Access to the APBMA online community and forums

Code of Conduct

All members must adhere to the APBMA Code of Conduct, emphasizing professionalism, integrity, and respect. Members must
  • Maintain high standards of professional behavior
  • Respect the confidentiality of sensitive information
  • Avoid conflicts of interest
  • Engage in continuous professional development

Violations of the Code of Conduct may result in disciplinary action, including suspension or termination of membership.

Membership Renewal and Termination

Membership is valid for one year from the date of acceptance. Members will receive renewal notices 60 days before their membership expiration date. Membership can be renewed online through the APBMA website.
Members may terminate their membership at any time by providing written notice to the Membership Committee. Termination does not entitle members to a refund of any portion of their dues.

Privacy Policy

APBMA is committed to protecting the privacy of its members. Personal information collected during the membership application and renewal process is used solely for administrative purposes and is not shared with third parties without consent. For more information, please refer to the APBMA Legal and Privacy Notices.

Professional Development Programs

APBMA offers various professional development programs, including certifications, mentorship opportunities, and continuous learning modules. Members are encouraged to participate in these programs to enhance their skills and advance their careers.

Volunteer Opportunities

Members can volunteer for various roles within APBMA, such as joining committees, contributing to publications, or assisting with event planning. Volunteering provides valuable experience and helps members build their professional network.

Member Discounts

APBMA partners with various organizations to offer members discounts on products and services related to business and management analysis, such as software tools, industry publications, and training courses.

Feedback and Suggestions

APBMA values member feedback and suggestions. Members are encouraged to share their ideas for improving the association’s offerings and services. Feedback can be submitted through the APBMA website or by contacting the Membership Committee directly.

Contact Information

For questions or assistance regarding membership, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us at: Email: info@apbma.org