Membership

Membership

The newly elected Executive Committee has taken charge since April 2015 and has embarked on several initiatives which are aimed at bringing the stake holders closer and aligned to the founding goal of enabling the Indian Biotech Industry. One of the first actions take up was revitalising our member engagement through active and constant feedback and member focused initiatives.

Whether you are an entrepreneur, a scientist, a student, government, industry or an investor, ABLE equips you with inputs in any sphere of Biotechnology that you require. From guiding emerging technological breakthroughs, to presenting job opportunities and enhancing the potential of commercializing Biotech research, ABLE embodies and represents the interests of all stakeholders of Biotechnology in India.

If you wish to engage with ABLE, there are six categories of membership available: Patron (Gold, Silver, and Bronze) Membership, Corporate Membership, Associates/Affiliates Membership, Individual/Academic Institutes Membership, Professional/Student Membership and Foreign Membership.

Features of Membership:

  • An ABLE membership equips you with inputs in any sphere of Biotechnology that you require.
  • ABLE showcases strengths and provides visibility to member companies through various channels.
  • ABLE acts as a single point of reference for comprehensive information relevant to the Indian Biotech industry.

Benefits

Benefits of Membership:

  • Members are invited to participate in EC meetings (only Patron-Gold)
  • Members are invited to participate in sub-committee meetings (only Patron-Silver& Gold). Members are benefited with putting up of company logo on website and discounts on events organized by ABLE
  • ABLE allows members special privileges and preferred participation in seminars, conferences, exhibitions and other Biotechnology-related activities conducted by itself and its Associates in India and abroad.
  •  ABLE provides Opportunities to be listed in job portals (only for Individual Professionals & Students)

 

Category Annual Revenue Joining & Annual Renewal Fee
 Corporates A  > Rs 1,000 crore  Rs 125,000+18% GST
 Corporates B  Rs 500-1000 crore  Rs 75,000+ 18% GST
 Corporates C  Rs 50-500 crore  Rs 40,000+18% GST
 Corporates D  < Rs 50 crore  Rs 15,000+18% GST
 Associates
(Academic institutions, Consultants, financial institutions, Trade consulates, government agencies, reseach centers)
   Rs 12,000+18% GST
 Startups
(Biotech startups less than 7 years old. Subsequent renewals at applicable Annual Revenue range)
   Rs 1,000 +18% GST

 

Category One time Enrolment Fee Annual Renewal Fee
Patron Gold  Rs 500,000 + 18% GST  Rs 100,000 + 18% GST
Patron Silver  Rs 350,000 +18% GST  Rs 75,000 +18% GST

 

Note: Membership validity is for Calendar Year ( January -December)

Member enroling/renewing in the second half of Calendar will pay pro-rata at the first instance.