By becoming a member of UNICollaboration, you can help us to promote telecollaboration practice and research and further policy development in this area.
In return for your support you will receive:
- A discount on the fees for the International Virtual Exchange Conference (IVEC).
- No Article Processing Charges (APCs) for publication in our peer-reviewed Journal of Virtual Exchange (JVE).
Savings (up to €200 for 8000-word article!) if at least one author is member at the time of submission. For more details, visit the JVE site.
- Access to the UNICollaboration mailing list, with regular updates on our activities, information on policy developments and funding opportunities, opportunity to reach out to the community of members to look for partners, etc.
- A discount on our research events.
- Priority in applications for training / research events.
- Support for finding partners for virtual exchange projects.
Types of membership
Individuals and students may register for personal memberships. In addition, (non-commercial) institutions may take out institutional memberships. This will allow them to participate in UNICollaboration events and activities with an unrestricted number of members of staff from the same institution at a reduced rate. Commercial memberships are also possible. This allows commercial institutions or companies to take part in UNICollaboration events and activities with one representative.
The current (2019) membership rates are:
- Individual members: 40€
- Student members: 25€
- Institutional members: 140€
- Commercial members: 200€
Please register as a member of UNICollaboration by completing the registration form. You need a PayPal account for making your payment. Payment by bank transfer is possible at € 10 extra for transfer and handling.