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“The organization of the North Carolina mission was really of outstanding quality. The different speakers and the choice of institutes/companies visited were excellent.”
— Science & Technology Counselor Delegation of the European Union

“Without your organization's support, our program engaging Washington, DC's diplomatic community would simply not have been possible!”
— Director, Global IP Academy
U.S. Patent & Trademark Office

“After attending DMI's “Food Security & Agricultural Innovation” program it's clear they have an important role to play connecting international stakeholders and spotlighting new technologies that benefit our shared community.
— Visiting Scholar
Division of Animal Sciences
University of Missouri

“The IP and Green Tech Program was very informative and educational on what is happening and still to come in the green revolution.”
—Science & Technology Attaché Embassy of Brazil

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Start conversations that matter by joining Diplomacy Matters Institute (DMI) and strengthen connections to Washington's diplomatic and policy influencers. Become a valued member of our global network and support DMI's mission to create purposeful interaction in today's world.


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DMI membership provides exclusive benefits and numerous opportunities to expand your global network while increasing knowledge of international issues, trends and key actors. Today's global business world is increasingly borderless, yet personal connections remain vital. Join now to build trusted relationships that advance your goals.



Annual Membership Rates

Individual Membership Rates:
Free $50 $150*
  • Current Foreign Diplomats (attached to their Embassy or Consulate)
  • Embassy Officials
  • Federal, state and local government representatives
  • Non-profit employees
  • Students (email must indicate academic affiliation)
  • Retired professionals and diplomats
  • Young professionals (under 35)


  • Industry professionals
  • Consultants
  • Associations (trade, industry, et cetera)
  • Academics
  • Attorneys and legal firms
(*$100 with first-time member discount).
Corporate Membership Rates:
  • Sole sponsorship of two programs per year
  • Free registration for four representatives at all DMI programs
  • Invitations for two representatives at all VIP receptions
  • Corporate logo on DMI homepage and all publications, programs, and webinars
  • Acknowledgement at diplomatic programs
  • Customized programs and strategic consultation
  • Sole sponsorship of one program per year
  • Free registration for two representatives at all DMI programs
  • Invitation for one representative at all VIP receptions
  • Corporate logo on DMI homepage


  • Sponsorship of one program per year
  • Free registration for one representative at all DMI programs
  • Corporate logo on DMI homepage


Diplomacy Matters Institute is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, tax-exempt under the Internal Revenue Service code. Our Tax ID # is 30-0640473. Donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by the law. Please contact your accountant with any questions.