Why Join

Why join

What we want from you as a member

Support our efforts to shape the Vertical Farming Policies for a prosperous industry development.

Join us in our activities to drive Science and Education forward.

Take part in collaboration and raising awareness for Vertical Farming!

What’s in it for me?

Grow Better and Stronger by Benefiting from Vertical Farming AVF Member Network

  • AVF vertical farming global database
  • Join in industry events and trade fairs at discounted rates
  • Present your products in special Vertical Farming framework
  • Industry networking among business partners and stakeholders 
  • Access new markets with AVF (exhibitions and local workshops)
  • AVF member tours
  • AVF White Papers and industry reports
  • Participate in funding calls (EU and USA)
  • Engage with investors in the AVF network 
  • Participate in project workshops and hackathons
  • Participate in the Indoor Farming University Network (IFUN)

Stay up to Date with Important Industry Developments

  • Access to the members only information on the AVF member hub
  • Receive the AVF newsletter and blog
  • Present your company, idea in our newsletter
  • Stay on top of science and research development

List your open positions and profile in the recruiting and career platform indoorfarming-jobs.eu

Your benefits

AVF Membership Benefits

Student Non-Student Institution Business
Name on Website x x x x
Careers Portal Access (by indoorfarming-jobs.eu) x x x x
Annual General Meeting Invite x x x x
Ability to make motions and vote at AVF General Meetings x x x x
Newsletter x x x x
Discounted AVF Events x x x x
Discounted Partner Events x x x x
Can join and participate in AVF Project Groups x x x x
Considered for AVF Spotlight & Interview x x
Annual White Papers x x
Social Media Promotion x x
Discounted Booths x x
Logo on Website & Promo Material x x
Highlighted on AVF Map x x
AVF Member Page x x
Access to AVF MemberHub x x
Get listed in AVF NewsHub x x
Can add events to AVF Events Page x x
Can request introductions to other members x x
Access to AVF inbound leads (RFP’s / RFQ’s) x x

Fees

Registration for European Members

Membership fees are necessary to ensure AVF activities such as bookkeeping, communication with authorities, reports, marketing material, white papers, communication with members, website maintenance, office costs; and the organization of all other relevant purposes for AVF. The membership fee can be paid online through our website in the registration process by credit card or with bank details.

DKB Bank AG
Association for Vertical Farming
IBAN: DE78120300001020170039
BIC: BYLADEM1001

IMPORTANT: Please state your full NAME or COMPANY NAME and “MEMBERSHIP FEE” on the bank transfer! If you need an invoice or payment receipt please download it in the login area of your member account.

“Together, we will leapfrog technologies, strengthen our political influence and encourage the implementation of Vertical Farming worldwide!”

Registration for International Members

Membership fees are necessary to ensure AVF activities such as bookkeeping, communication with authorities, reports, marketing material, white papers, communication with members, website maintenance, office costs; and the organization of all other relevant purposes for AVF. The membership fee can be paid online through our website in the registration process by credit card or with bank details.

Membership Costs Get Membership
Student 25€
Individual 100€
University/Institution 1000€
Startup 650€
Small Medium Enterprise 2000€
Multinational 4500€

Annual* Membership Fee categories as of October 2016:

  • Student (students over 18, retired people, handicapped)
  • Non-Student (other people over 18)
  • University / Institution (educational, non-profit)
  • Startup (<10 employees and/or <500k€ revenue)
  • Small Medium Enterprise (<100 employees and/or <15000k€ revenue)
  • Multinational (>100 employees and/or >15000k€ revenue)

 

*Our membership fees are annual in the sense that they start on 1st of January and last till 31st of December. Please note that you can only stop your membership by sending us a resignation letter (no specific reason is necessary) at least 3 months before the year ends. For more details please contact us.