Membership in the IBA is open to any business or individual located in the CenterState region with an interest in learning about, assisting with, or participating in international business activities.

Membership provides you with access to:

  • An extensive network of mentors
  • Participation in community feedback forums
  • News on local success stories and trade developments
  • Discounted entry to IBA events
  • Listing in membership directory
  • One-on-One consultation from our Export Director
  • Priority invitations to special events and trade missions
  • Discounted and preferential rates on additional export services
  • Opportunity to attend exclusive member fly-ins to Washington DC and Albany

The CNY IBA strives to offer programs, services, and benefits that fit the exporting needs of its members. IBA offers four distinct levels of membership; price is determined by business size and affiliation with our economic development partners.  

Discount CNYIBA membership rates are extended to companies which are existing members of CenterState CEO, MACNY, Mohawk Valley Edge, and the CenterState Chamber Alliance. Special category reductions are also available for individuals or small firms such as students, businesses with less than 15 employees, government agencies and non-profit organizations. 

To view membership categories and associated annual fees please see the drop down listing under each of the membership levels.

If you have any questions about membership levels, benefits or services contact us at or 315.470.1800.

To become a member either

  1. Apply online using one the links below.
  2. Click here to download the Mail-in CNYIBA Membership Application Form

Alliance Sponsor 

Top level participation and recognition as a key partner and supporter. This level is open to businesses exporting products or services.

  1. Sponsorship recognition in print, website, publications, newsletters, special events
  2. Priority invitations to meet or act as guest speakers, introducers, etc.
  3. Opportunity to co-lead CNY IBA sponsored community forums, special seminars, and etc.
  4. Invitations to Washington for meetings with export policy makers
  5. Free attendance for corporate members at events (up to 3 members per event)

$1000.00 CCEO Member

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Alliance Services Partner 

Open to organizations providing services to the Export community. 

  1. Advertising placement priority and discounts on rates
  2. Opportunity to co-lead CNY IBA sponsored community forums, special seminars, and etc.
  3. Participate in News related to your areas of Trade expertise to membership
  4. Listing of your training Events on the CNY IBA Trade Calendar
  5. Discounts to CNY IBA sponsored events

$500.00 CCEO Member

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Alliance Exporter

Organizations wanting to or currently exporting products or services abroad. This is the base membership of the CNY IBA

  1. Free use of Mentorship Program 
  2. Structured Consulting Program (3 Stages) - discounted rate
  3. Customized Consulting Program - discounted rate
  4. Export Consultant's time - 5 hours per year
  5. Discounts to CNY IBA sponsored events

 $500.00 CCEO Member 

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Alliance Student Participant 

Full Time Student interested in participating in the CNYIBA activities.  Please submit background information to CNYIBA at

  1. Opportunity to participate and act as interns or assistants
  2. Student Rate at CNYIBA sponsored events and social functions
  3. Limited to 30 students at any one time, application basis, and work to support Alliance services

$    50.00  Student Participant 

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Member Benefits

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