Benefits of Membership
Drive Your Agenda. CompTIA Public Sector and Advocacy is focused on member needs by helping companies drive their agendas, analyze and shape legislative decisions, sell solutions to the government, and build professional relationships.
Our membership program offers a host of public sector councils, policy committees and additional resources including events, networking, industry research, white papers and more. Membership is all-inclusive and organization-wide, allowing you and your entire company to access our programs and benefits through your annual dues.
Helping members bring innovative solutions to the government
We can connect you with key government officials to enhance your ability to do business. We offer four Public Sector Councils (HSITAG, SEC, SLED, PTI) that serve as a collaborative source of knowledge, educational outreach and guidance. We help our members
and the industry bring innovative technologies and better procurement practices to the government.
Helping members analyze and shape legislative priorities
We have dedicated resources in Washington, D.C. and across the country working on your behalf. CompTIA Public Advocacy supports policies that advance free and open competition, promote a highly-educated and technical workforce and impact the ability of
the private sector to effectively research, develop, integrate, manufacture, service and freely sell solutions in the global marketplace. We represent you via our federal program, state government affairs, and international policy and regulatory compliance
practices. Start your membership today.
Engaging forums for members to help drive innovation
Members can participate in more than 20 committees, councils and member working groups to help drive innovation and growth across their dedicated sector of the industry. Explore committees across each of our member programs that align with your agenda.
Your opportunity to network, participate and grow
The tech industry is constantly evolving and we’re proud to play a part in shaping the industry as it changes. We bring the technology industry together with government officials and key policymakers through a series of annual events, state and local forums, decision maker dinners and virtual meetings. Check out some of our signature events below and see what’s coming up.
CompTIA DC Fly-In
The annual CompTIA DC Fly-In is like no other! This event brings tech execs and business owners from across the country to Washington, D.C. to meet with congressional members plus provides additional value to our policy and public sector members by hosting a Tech Summit @ the DC Fly-In, a Capitol Hill Speaker Series and honors policymakers with a Tech Champion award.
CompTIA Tech Summit
Our annual gathering of executives, directors, and managers from across government affairs, public policy and public sector sales and business development explores future innovation and trends, upcoming plans, and offers networking with industry leaders, peers, and policymakers.
CompTIA Trade Regulation & Compliance Best Practices Conference
This event attracts approximately 100 customs and export compliance professionals and has been rated best in
CompTIA Policy Leaders Exchange
Connect with innovative companies and meet with elected officials and state policymakers to discuss the future of the technology industry within a specific state. Hear from industry leaders and lawmakers to gain a more complete picture of state-specific challenges and opportunities.
More Yearly Programs and Events:
- State Decision Maker Dinners
- SGA Mid-Year Meeting at NCSL
- SLED CIO Reception at NASCIO
- Policy and Pints
- Capitol Hill Demo Days
- Tech Industry Happy Hours
- Webinar Series
Relevant and dependable research and resources
CompTIA serves as the connection point for actionable resources that provide members and policymakers with timely, relevant data and assessments that can be put into immediate action. Members have unlimited access to a robust library of content.
Vendor-neutral certifications to help grow your career
Our vendor-neutral certifications help millions of IT pros around the world validate their skills and advance in their careers. Whether you’re an IT professional, a student, an employer, an educator or part of a government entity – CompTIA
certifications enable a highly-skilled and confident IT staff that will help fill the IT skills gap and ensure we’re ready for today’s and tomorrow’s IT challenges. Members receive a 15% discount on CompTIA certifications along with 50 free CyberSecure online training seats and a 10% discount to purchase additional seats.
Industry leaders drive our programs
CompTIA Public Sector and Advocacy programs are member-led and driven by industry leaders. There are many opportunities for you and leaders within your organization to drive our agenda through elected board and council positions.