Joining is easy, you have to be interested in the topic and agree with the bylaws (HGI Statutes and Working Procedures) which can be downloaded below:
|Download the Statutes.pdf||HGI Statutes in .pdf format (300kb)|
|Download the Statutes.doc||HGI Statutes in .doc format (140kb)|
|Download the Working procedures||HGI Working Procedures in pdf format (309kb)|
2.0 Application form
You have to fill in the membership Application Form and send it to:
650 Route des Lucioles
06921 Sophia Antipolis
Phone: +33 492 94 49 71
Fax: +33 492 38 52 85
At this step you are candidate to membership in HGI.
3.0 Membership fee
3.1 Principal Membership starting from 1st of
January to 1st of October
||8000 € for the year|
|Principal Membership starting from
2nd of October to 31st of December
||4000 € for the remaining of the year|
Membership* starting from 1st of January to 1st of
||4000 € for the year|
|Associate Membership* starting from 2nd of October to 31st of December||2000 € for the remaining of the year|
company Membership** starting from 1st of January
to 1st of October
||4000 € for the year|
|Small company Membership** starting from 2nd of October to 31st of December||2000 € for the remaining of the year|
* An Associate Member is either a SDO, university or non-profit organization.
** A Small company has an annual revenue (income from normal business activities, such as sale or goods and services to customers, interest, dividents and royalties) of less than 5 million Euros.
Your membership is finalized when:
5.0 Some extracts of the HGI Statutes concerning Membership
Any corporation and individual firm, partnership, governmental body or international organization supporting the purpose of HGI may apply for Membership.
HGI does not restrict Membership on the basis of race, colour, sex, religion or national origin and in general without any discrimination.
The Members agree to respect all legal provisions and these Statutes concerning HGI.
Members are not bound to implement or use specific technology standards, or recommendations by virtue of participation in HGI.
The Members who shall have the right to vote are called Principal Members. The Members who shall not have a voting right are called Associated Members and small company members.