Join the Developers Alliance

Support the global developer workforce and a software driven economy.  

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Developers Alliance members share a common commitment to advocating for a software driven economy and the workforce that powers it. To be a market leader today – and tomorrow – companies must understand the developer workforce driving global innovation and support their policy interests.

Companies join the Developers Alliance to protect and promote their business, and to support the innovation industry. The widening gap between policymakers and the companies creating next generation technology is a threat to companies of all sizes working in every vertical. The Alliance works on behalf of our member companies to engage and educate policymakers and governments at all levels as an advocate for developers and innovation.  

Membership Types

Alliance membership includes companies of all sizes working in consumer, enterprise, industrial, and emerging technologies. To serve and support them and our global network of more than 70,000 developers across 35 countries, we offer three membership types:

  • Full Membership: Lead and set the public policy agenda and priorities of the Developers Alliance.

  • Associate Membership: Participate in the Innovators Policy Council and access member-only resources.

  • Startup Membership: Access select member benefits and participate in the Innovators Policy Council.=

Membership Questions

Already a member and have questions about your membership? Considering joining but looking for more information?

Full Membership

About Full membership

Full Membership offers companies invested in growing their business and promoting innovation within software powered industries the opportunity to lead and shape the Developers Alliance's public policy agenda and initiatives. 

Member Benefits

  • Eligibility for appointment to the Board of Directors.

  • Serve on Policy Steering Committees both U.S. and European.

  • Shape and set the organization's public policy agenda.

  • Engagement, influence, and access to the Innovators Policy Council.

  • Access to regular developer workforce research and analysis.

  • Company listing in Member Directory.

  • Share, engage, and exchange insights with the Alliance membership.

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If you are interested in becoming a member or have a question about membership, please provide your information in the form below and we will be in contact shortly.

Associate Membership

About Associate Membership

Associate Membership is for companies that understand the importance of educating policymakers, realize the effect public policy can have on their business, and are ready to advocate for themselves and the industry, but are not able to invest the time and resources for Full Membership.

Member Benefits

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Startup Membership

About Startup Membership

For qualified early stage companies, membership in the Developers Alliance is free in exchange for participation in annual surveys that help us understand and better serve startups. Companies are never more affected by uncertainty and public policy challenges than in their early days. We are proud to support the next generation of entrepreneurs and innovators. 

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If you are interested in becoming a member, please submit an application with your information and we will be in contact shortly.  

Member Benefits

  • Participate in the Innovators Policy Council;

  • Access regular developer workforce research and analysis;

  • Company listing in Member Directory;

  • Join a global network of market leaders, innovative companies, and like minded startups; and

  • Attend and participate in topical events and programming.



To qualify for membership, your company must: 

  • Be in development of a technology product, service or app that has been introduced into the market within the last two years or will be within six months;

  • Have less than $1,000,000 funding or annual sales under $500,000;

  • Have not been a Developers Alliance Full or Associate Member within the past two years;

  • Employ at minimum one full-time developer.

Annual Dues

Free 2-year term for eligible companies. 

Once your application is approved, your team will be required to fill out a 10-12 question survey. Please note, the submitted responses will be anonymous and be used to produce the Semi-annual Startup Snapshots.