Join AFCI and Drive Your Business Forward

The Association For Creative Industries (AFCI) is the premier trade association for the global creative arts products industries. We help you connect with the right people in the creative arts industry to build and expand professional networks and position your company for success. Check out all perks of membership below.

Member Perks

  • Discounted entry into Creativation, the largest trade show in North America for creative industries
  • Online learning opportunities from creative industry experts, including podcasts and webinars
  • Visit Inspired, your one-stop-shop for content written by your peers and industry experts on trends and topics that are most impactful to you—creative innovations, business insights, and social media strategies.
  • Creative Industries Buyer’s Guide, the digital buyer’s guide for professionals seeking products and services to help run their business
  • Access to peers, customers and potential partners through private Facebook groups, Creativation networking, and AFCI Member Directory.
  • Take advantage of member discounts on products and services that help you do business.
  • Download your free AFCI member badge.

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Click on the member type below that best describes you to get started! Then watch this short video for a step-by-step overview of how to purchase an AFCI membership and build out your profile.

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