Forum Membership: An Open Invitation to Lead
Become a Basic Member
Thank you for your interest in UPnP Forum. To become a Basic Member, complete the four steps listed below. All steps must be completed before membership can be processed.
Step 1. Prepare and sign two (2) original UPnP Forum Membership Agreements.
(Note: On March 21, 2013, the Steering Committee elected to revise the Membership Agreement to reflect the original expiration date of October 18, 2009 no longer applies. The Agreement linked above is the current form. In accordance with Section 4.8, the provisions of the current Agreement apply to all Forum members regardless of when they joined the Forum.)
(Note: On March 5, 2009, the Steering Committee exercised its power under Section 4.9 and extended the term of the Membership Agreement indefinitely. The expiration date of October 18, 2009, no longer applies.)
(Note: The UPnP Forum Membership Agreement was previously amended on June 24, 2002, November 5, 2002, July 2, 2006, and November 20, 2008. The Agreement linked above is the current form. In accordance with Section 4.8, the provisions of the current Agreement apply to all Forum members regardless of when they joined the Forum.)
(Note: The UPnP Forum bylaws were amended July 9, 2009.)
Step 2. Fax the first and signature pages of the signed agreement to 1.503.644.6708, ATTN: UPnP Forum Membership Processing. A scanned copy sent to firstname.lastname@example.org is also acceptable.
Step 3. Mail the two (2) signed originals of the Membership Agreement in their entirety to:
ATTN: Membership Processing
3855 SW 153rd Drive
Beaverton, OR 97003
Please enclose a business card. Please note we do NOT return a counter-signed agreement to you. We retain both signed originals in our files.
Step 4. Fill out the Membership Registration Form to designate a primary representative to the Forum for your company, tell us more about your company and which working committees you are interested in joining.
NOTE TO CURRENT MEMBERS: Please direct inquiries regarding access to the members-only portion of the web site, subscription to Forum reflectors and all other inquiries of an administrative nature to email@example.com. This form is intended for use as part of the new member application process only. To determine if your company is a member of the Forum please see the current membership list.
Once you have completed all four steps, and after we have received the signed original Membership Agreements in the mail, you will receive within ten business days, an electronic welcome letter and an invitation to join the working committees in which you have interest.
Note: The information you provide will be used only to send you notices about information related to the UPnP initiative. This information will not be shared with any other organizations for any purpose.
Do You Have Questions About the Agreement?
If you have questions of a legal nature about the membership agreement please email your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org with the text "UPnP Forum Membership Agreement" in the subject line of your message.
If you have questions of a general nature about the UPnP initiative or the UPnP Forum, please email your questions to email@example.com with the text "UPnP Information Request" in the subject line of your message.