SCTE offers several membership options for both individuals and organizations within the cable telecommunications industry. For a full listing of benefits for both individual and organizational members, click here.
Individual Membership -Open to any person who has an interest in the purposes of the Society or who is employed full or part time in the engineering or technical operations, cable television, broadband communications or broadcasting systems. Take advantage of multiple-year membership options and save.
SCTE now offers multi-year discounts (up to five years). The longer you extend your membership, the more you save. The chart below illustrates the savings possible:
Lifetime Membership - $950
Avoid future price changes and the hassle of annual renewal invoices with the brand-new lifetime membership category. As a lifetime member, your one-time payment of $950 allows you to take advantage of all of the benefits of SCTE without having to renew annually. To ensure continuous membership with no hassles, this membership option is for you.
In Transition Members
Individuals who have been displaced from a job within the broadband industry are eligible to receive a 50% discount on SCTE membership dues. If you are currently in transition, please call SCTE Member Services at (800) 542-5040.
Any current active SCTE member who is no longer employed full-time in the broadband industry, has been a member in good standing for a minimum of 10 years and is at least 60 years of age may apply for retired membership status.
Disabled persons are eligible for Retired member status, regardless of age. Fully disabled is defined as the inability to continue working in full-time employment due to illness, injury or other debilitating problem.
Individuals who are not holding full-time employment and pursuing an engineering or technical degree or certificate at an accredited college, university or technical trade school are eligible for student membership. SCTE requires enrollment verification and expected completion date. Student membership is limited to 4 years.
SCTE Expo Partner Members - Expo Partner Membership enables companies to show their support of the Society and its members. Expo Partner members, who choose to do so, benefit from a discount on their exhibit space at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo®; a minimum of two complimentary full registrations to Cable-Tec Expo, for those Expo Partner members who exhibit; advance notice and preferred consideration for corporate branding and product promotion opportunities; listings in SCTE’s online Expo Partner Membership Directory, online Buyer’s Guide, mobile app and more.
Learn more about Expo Partner Membership
SCTE has developed a tiered pricing structure for dues based on organization revenue. All benefits, discounts and opportunities are available for a minimal investment.
2013 SCTE Expo Partner Dues Structure
||2013 Member Dues
|$0 - $5M
|$25 to $75M
|$75 to $200M
Note: Expo Partner membership does not entitle everyone in the company to member rates. Rather, the company designates one person to receive the individual benefits of membership. Expo Partner members are not eligible to vote or be a candidate in the SCTE’s Board of Directors elections. The companies’ Expo Partner member contacts may also hold an individual membership in order to receive voting rights.
SCTE Standards Program Members – This membership offers cable telecommunications organizations an opportunity to participate in the creation, development and review of technical standards and best practices through the industry's only ANSI-accredited forum for the development of technical specifications supporting cable telecommunications. Visit the SCTE Standards Program Section to learn more about the benefits of membership and dues.