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Review the membership categories below to determine which most closely fits your organization. Then reference the membership rate chart to determine annual dues based on your total number of full-time NC employees (or only full-time NC IT employees for Technology Consumers).  Your NCTA membership will be active for 12 months from the time that you join and all employees will have access to membership benefits.  

You can then quickly and securely join NCTA by clicking the Join Now button below and completing the membership form.  If you have questions about membership or signing up, call 919.856.0393 today and our team will be glad to assist.

Current Special Offer: New member organizations will receive (1) registration to the State of Technology conference on May 16 in Durham.


Technology:  Company whose predominant business is the development and/or sale of technology products or services.
Examples:  manufacturing, hardware & electronics, energy, internet services, software, telecommunications, etc.

Technology Consumer:  Company that utilizes technology to meet business objectives and serve customers, but whose primary business is not technology or professional services.
Examples:  banking, consumer goods, healthcare, industrial goods, life sciences, retail, etc.

Associate:  Company that provides professional services.
Examples:  accounting, consulting, construction, legal, printing, PR, real estate, recruiting & staffing, training, venture, etc.
* solo practitioners and professionals in transition may join as individuals in this category, see chart below

Affiliate:  Public or nonprofit organization
Examples:  government agency, nonprofit organization, K-12 school, college or university department

membership rates

Please Note: Federal legislation requires NCTA to notify you in regard to the non-deductible percent of dues paid applied toward lobbying expenses. Our 2013 estimate indicates less than 7.8% of your dues are non-deductible for tax purposes.


Michelle Calton, Vice President of Membership Development (919.890.0771 or Email Michelle)

Alison Gordon, Membership Engagement Manger (919.890.0775 or Email Alison)

Alan Fitzpatrick, Membership Development Manager Charlotte - Triad - Western NC (704.981.2188 or Email Alan)