CMR Membership

The purpose of the various forms of Membership at CMR is to provide formal access to the scientific and technical resources and staff at WHOI through the Center for Marine Robotics, provide connectivity to a robust cluster of marine robotics and related other businesses and invite partnership development and business prospects with the Center for Marine Robotics. Membership Inquiries can be directed to Leslie-Ann McGee at lmcgee@whoi.edu.

CMR offers three different types and levels of Membership:

General Membership

General + Defense Membership

Cost

The General Membership carries a three-year commitment with dues assessed annually. The cost is $50,000 per year.

Cost

The General Plus Defense Membership carries a three-year commitment with dues assessed annually. The cost is $75,000 per year.

Eligibility

Companies or organizations eligible for General membership are those in the marine robotics or related fields that are large and well established, are seeking solid research partnerships and other funded activities with WHOI CMR. 

Eligibility

U.S. Defense Companies plus the General Description.

Benefits-At-A-Glance

BenefitGeneral MemberGeneral Member + Defense

CMR Advisory Panel

X (1)

X (1)

Annual CMR Meeting

X (4)

X (4)

Entrepreneurs Forum

X (2)

X (2)

Defense Meeting Activities

 

X (4)

WHOI Research Staff Access (Private Lab, Tour, Demo)

X (2x year)

X (2x year)

Community Building and Networking

    Social Events / Lectures

X

X

    Monthly WHOI Robotics Cluster Seminar Series

X (Attend)

X (Attend)

Sponsor and Participate

    CMR Consortia Meetings

X

X

    Students/Post-Docs

X

X

    Exclusive Research

X

X

    Informal Visits and CMR Suite Access

X

X

Member Only Website Access

X

X

Logo and Company Description on Website and Other Materials

X

X

Last updated: May 24, 2019