Why Join?

Joining the Ireland China Business Association provides a unique platform within which Irish and Chinese companies, entrepreneurs, and individuals can access networking opportunities with business leaders and industry experts. Our membership categories suit businesses of all shapes and sizes, from multinationals to start-ups to individuals and are designed to cater for all stages of China market entry. Our extensive calendar of business and social events, allows our members to develop key relationships necessary to doing business in China. Membership affords a medium to raise member profile, through sponsorship, advertising and promotional opportunities.

Our online membership application form is below.

Types of membership

All members can benefit from networking with other members, and attend all the Association events. All members also receive the electronic newsletter free of charge.

Types

Benefits

Open to all companies and organisations.

Fee: €1,500 per year (2 years’ membership €2,500). Valid for respective duration from date of membership payment.

  1. Placement of your company logo on our website (with link to your website) and also, in our quarterly Newsletter
  2. First option of sponsorship for our events and activities including annual conferences, roundtables, seminars and dinners
  3. Access to exclusive ‘Patron Only’ events
  4. Opportunities to host joint events
  5. Speaking opportunities at events
  6. Member rate for all Ireland China Business Association paid events
  7. Bring up to five colleagues to Member Only Ireland China Business Association events
  8. Email notification of all Ireland China Business Association events, including information seminars, networking events and Chinese delegation participation

Open to all companies and organisations.

Fee: €500 per calendar year (2 years’ membership €850)

  1. Opportunities to host joint events
  2. Speaking opportunities at Ireland China Business Association events
  3. Member rate for all Ireland China Business Association events
  4. Bring up to two colleagues to Member Only Ireland China Business Association events
  5. Email notification of all Ireland China Business Association events, including information seminars, networking events and Chinese delegation participation

Open to small companies with 3 or less employees

Fee: €250 per calendar year

  1. Speaking opportunities at Ireland China Business Association events
  2. Member rate for all Ireland China Business Association events
  3. Bring up to two colleagues to Member Only Ireland China Business Association events
  4. Email notification of all Ireland China Business Association events, including information seminars, networking events and Chinese delegation participation

Fee: €100 per calendar year

  1. Member rate for paid Ireland China Business Association events
  2. Email notification of all Ireland China Business Association events, including information seminars, networking events and Chinese delegation participation

Student Membership is open to any individual working toward a terminal degree (including postgraduate degrees) in Ireland, and who is actively engaged in China related activities. Student ID (copy of) must be supplied in support of a Student Membership application. Student Membership is limited to four years or upon receipt of the terminal degree, whichever is sooner.

Fee: €30 per calendar year

  1. Member rate for paid Ireland China Business Association events
  2. Opportunities to volunteer at our events
  3. Email notification of all Ireland China Business Association events, including information seminars, networking events and Chinese delegation participation