Why Join BIMA?

Build your Business. Build Your Knowledge. Build Your Talent. Build Your Profile. Join BIMA

Benefits of joining BIMA

As a BIMA member you are connected to a vibrant, innovative network of like-minded people who are driving the future of digital.

Gain immediate business benefit with member-only access to valuable events, awards programmes, talent initiatives and much more.

Want to raise the bar? Membership also enables you to get involved in the leadership of one of BIMA’s many powerful communities – to set the agenda for your region or area of interest.

Membership Benefits

Join an 8000 strong community

Learning, Development & Thought Leadership

Our events, reports and resources are a constant source of knowledge and inspiration and offer endless opportunities to develop you and your team. And there are formal, personalised development opportunities too via our mentoring programme.

  • Breakfast Briefings
  • Roundtables
  • Masterclasses
  • Hackathons
  • Partner events
  • BIMA Conference
  • BIMA reports and white papers
  • BIMA Bites
  • Mentoring

We’re a truly grassroots organisation led by our members. Join us, and help set the agenda via our Councils, inspire the next generation via Digital Day, and create a more equal, inclusive and sustainable sector.

  • Join a BIMA Council
  • Join a role-specific community (for leaders, HR, creatives and more)
  • Join our vibrant slack channel
  • Take part in BIMA Digital Day for schools
  • Inclusion & Diversity Programme
  • Net Carbon Negative Programme

Every year, we showcase the best work and the most influential people in our industry. There’s no more powerful way to make your mark.

  • BIMA 10 (the BIMA Awards)
  • BIMA 100
  • BIMA Beat
  • BIMA Hall of Fame
Profile Raising

From judging our events to publishing your reports and opinions across our channels, as a BIMA member, there are lots of ways to get your voice heard.

  • Judge BIMA 10, BIMA 100 and BIMA Beat
  • Speak at BIMA events
  • Amplify your events and content across BIMA channels
  • Add to our Resources Directory
For Business

Practical, valuable support designed to help make the working day easier.

  • Trusted legal advice
  • Expert accountancy support
  • Freelancers directory
  • Industry standard legal templates and best practice guides
  • ‘BIMA Member’ badges for email, website, creds deck & Linkedin
  • Free tickets to most BIMA events & discounts off industry events and leading conferences
  • Discounts off membership at The Club at The Ivy and The Curtain, Shoreditch

We’re a busy community. We’ve arguably never been busier. All the more important, then, that we take a little time out together every now and again.

  • BIMA Ski
  • BIMA Bike
  • Directors’ Dinners
  • Annual Members’ Lunch


Our membership fees

From global brands to leading creative agencies, tech startups to universities, if your world is digital, we’re your natural home. If your business does not fit into any membership type below, please get in touch - web@bima.co.uk

Build connections
Deliver thought leadership
Recognise excellence
Drive change

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Enterprise Level (Membership Plus) - From £12000

Full Company – Turnover above £30m – £12,000 + VAT pa

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Brands (inc. in-house digital/tech teams) - From £2400
  • Brand Ambassador – £295 + VAT pa
  • Digital Team (Up to 30 people) – £2400 + VAT pa
  • Full Company – Turnover above £30m – £4999 + VAT pa

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Agencies (inc. consultancies & tech companies) - From £600
  • Turnover below £1m  – £600 + VAT pa
  • Turnover £1m to £4.99m – £1200 + VAT pa
  • Turnover £5m to £9.9m – £1800 + VAT pa
  • Turnover £10m to £29.9m – £3000 + VAT pa
  • Turnover £30m to £100m – £4999 + VAT pa

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Startups - From £250

£250 +VAT pa. All startups must have been established for less than 2 years.

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Not for Profit (inc. charities and universities) - From £500
  • Charities – From £500 + VATpa (based on turnover)
  • Education – £500 + VAT pa

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Individual Members - From £149
  • Freelancers – £149 + VAT pa
  • Consultants – £295+ VAT pa
  • Brand Ambassador – £295 + VAT pa

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Sony Music joined BIMA to share knowledge, skills and expertise with the most talented people in digital. We love the work BIMA does and we’re proud to be members.
James Bassett, Head of Digital Creative, Sony Music Entertainment