Member Benefits Overview
Automation Alley membership provides a wide variety of benefits, from brand exposure to educational savings. Benefits are offered as part of a membership package. For more detailed information on any of the benefits listed below or to discuss membership packages, contact the Automation Alley Resource Center at 800-427-5100 or fill out our information request form.
Government Affairs Committee Access: Participate in this bimonthly roundtable of area business leaders and be part of the conversation with local and state-level elected officials and political figures.
Brand Exposure: Foundation package includes your company name and/or logo featured in the following:
- Logo featured on Automation Alley website
- Company name featured on select Automation Alley signage
- Company profile featured in monthly newsletter
- Company logo featured in Automation Alley’s annual report
- Company logo featured on AlleyVision
- Company name featured in Annual Awards Gala program
Technology Industry Report Luncheon Tickets: Automation Alley’s annual Technology Industry Report is the only report of its kind in Michigan. Benchmarking Southeast Michigan against the country’s strongest tech hubs, this report is formally presented at an annual luncheon, one of Automation Alley’s signature events. Foundation package includes complimentary event tickets.
Annual Awards Gala Tickets: As one of Automation Alley’s signature events, the Annual Awards Gala is the only awards event of its kind in Michigan. Select packages include complimentary event tickets.
C-Level Roundtable Access: Exclusive to the Foundation package, this annual meeting will give C-level attendees an opportunity to discuss big-picture needs for their companies in a format that will result in a formal paper submitted to state-level government officials for consideration.
Event Postings: Attract new audiences by posting your events on our online event calendar.
Committee Participation: Member-driven committees help influence the types of programs and services offered and give members an opportunity to network in an industry-specific environment. Committee participation available with select membership packages.
Job Board Postings: Find high-tech talent through Automation Alley’s online Job Board, which averages more than 40,000 page views monthly.
Educational Seminars: Educational seminars present business-boosting information. Special registration pricing for Automation Alley members.
Workshop Sponsorship: Automation Alley plans a variety of business-related workshops throughout the year. Align your company with valuable subject matter expertise and industry-leading events by sponsoring an Automation Alley workshop.
Retreat and Innovation Space: Automation Alley Headquarters, the center of member activity, features a 2,200-square-foot Atrium, three conference rooms, a state-of-the-art Video Conference Center, a high-tech Collaboration Center and wireless capability throughout the building. Rooms include:
- Executive Board Room (seats 22)
- Conference Room (seats 12)
- Board Room (seats 20)
- Atrium (seats 100)
- Multimedia Office
- Video Conference Center
- Collaboration Center
Educational Savings: Access a variety of tuition discounts from local educational institutions and training providers.
Membership Mailing List: Access the full membership roster with select contact information.
Networking Events: Attend exclusive events and social mixers throughout the year and make valuable business connections. Select membership packages include the opportunity to join the ranks of signature networking event hosts. Ask a Member Relations Team member for more information.
Online Member Directory: This alphabetized roster of Automation Alley members allows you to sort by industry to identify opportunities for your business to connect and collaborate with other members.
Press Release System: Share news about your organization with our Press Release System, which reaches more than 5,000 media representatives, companies and members of the business community.
X-OLOGY Magazine and Advertisement: Receive a subscription to Automation Alley’s own technology magazine, highlighting Southeast Michigan’s most exciting tech economy news. Foundation members also receive one complimentary full-page advertisement in an issue of their choice.