Become a Member

SLASSCOM members are a part of a wide community of companies and people who move the entire industry

Benefits for members

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For organizations intent on driving innovation and actively seeking to adopt break-through technologies into their business practices and operations.

These organizations could be subsidiaries of larger corporates or independent entities, whose core business would not be software development or IT services. However, these organizations already use or see the potential of AR/VR, AI, IoT, robotics and other emerging technologies to empower their business. As such, there are considerable synergies to be obtained by partnering and engaging with SLASSCOM events and working with SLASSCOM member companies. The following benefits would be available to Industry Innovation Partners.

  • Attend monthly networking/learning events, with a community of industry leaders, including potential business partners, investors and CEOs.
  • Opportunities for your company representatives to participate and discuss current industry topics at regular SLASSCOM forum meetings.
  • Opportunity to participate in learning and development events, conducted by industry experts at subsidized rates (savings to the value of LKR 3,000 – 5,000 per participant per event), unlimited registration and participation throughout the year for all events. Please visit Please see events for current and past events.
  • Join training programs, Tech Talks and workshops organized by member companies and partners (over 30 programs annually).
  • Opportunity for your product/services and knowledge sharing sessions to be promoted among member companies.
  • Access to key industry data, policy changes and research updates (e.g. SLASSCOM Annual Compensation and Benefits Survey).
  • Avail yourself to new business opportunities and offers, at subsidized rates, from SLASSCOM members and industry partners. 

For organisations seeking to adopt breakthrough technologies into their business practices and operations.

Put your organization on the inside track of the local industry and have your say in shaping its future.

As a member, you get the opportunity to collaborate on macro issues such as branding and capacity, and also influence policy issues impacting the industry, through multiple SLASSCOM forums and events. Some of the membership benefits include:

  • Attend quarterly networking events with a community of industry leaders including potential business partners, investors and CEOs
  • Opportunities for your Technology, Quality Assurance, Human Resource and Finance teams to participate and discuss current industry topics, addressing their specific interests and needs at monthly SLASSCOM forums
  • Opportunity to participate in learning and development events conducted by industry experts at subsidized rates (savings to the value of LKR 3,000 – 5,000 per participant per event), unlimited registration and participation throughout the year for all events
  • Join free training programs, Tech Talks and workshops organized by member companies and partners (over 30 programs annually)
  • Opportunity for your product/services and knowledge sharing sessions to be promoted among member companies
  • Access to key industry data, policy changes and research updates (e.g. SLASSCOM Annual Compensation and Benefits Survey, Impact on Tax Amendments to the IT/BPM Industry, Industry Skills Need Analysis Report)
  • Avail yourself to new business opportunities and offers at subsidized rates from SLASSCOM members and industry partners
  • Have your contact listed as a member on the SLASSCOM website for direct leads
  • Be eligible to publish the “Member of SLASSCOM” badge on your website

Put your organization on the inside track of the local industry and have your say in shaping its future.

Receive the support and grounding you need within the local industry and give voice to matters that concern you and your organization.

As a member, you have the opportunity to influence policy issues impacting the industry through multiple SLASSCOM forums and events.
Some of your membership benefits include:

  • Attend quarterly networking events with a community of industry leaders including potential business partners, investors and CEOs.
  • Receive opportunities to participate in international trade missions in countries such as Australia, Norway, UK and Japan, at subsidized rates through our partners EDB, ITC and ICTA.
  • Training and coaching on export marketing planning within the EU Sri Lanka Trade Related Assistance Program conducted by the ITC.
  • Opportunities for your Technology, Quality Assurance, Human Resource and Finance teams to participate and discuss current industry topics, addressing their specific interests and needs at monthly SLASSCOM forums.
  • Opportunity to participate in learning and development events conducted by industry experts at subsidized rates (savings to the value of LKR 3,000 – 5,000 per participant per event), unlimited registration and participation throughout the year for all events.
  • Join free training programs, Tech Talks and workshops organized by member companies and partners (over 30 programs annually).
  • Opportunity for your product/services and knowledge sharing sessions to be promoted among member companies.
  • Access to key industry data, policy changes and research updates (e.g. SLASSCOM Annual Compensation and Benefits Survey, Impact on Tax Amendments to the IT/BPM Industry, Industry Skills Need Analysis Report).
  • Avail yourself to new business opportunities and offers at subsidized rates from SLASSCOM members and industry partners.
  • Have your contact listed as a member on the SLASSCOM website for direct leads.
  • Be eligible to publish the “Member of SLASSCOM” badge on your website.
  • Confirmation of membership as required by Embassies/Consulates for travel.

Receive the support and grounding you need within the local industry and give voice to matters that concern you and your organization. 

Keep up and be involved in all the major happenings from within Sri Lanka’s IT and Software industry.

You will be kept informed of current industry developments and may participate at SLASSCOM forums/events. You may also promote your products and services through our member channels. Membership benefits include:

  • Attend monthly networking events with a community of industry leaders including potential business partners, investors and CEOs.
  • Opportunities for your company representatives to participate and discuss current industry topics at monthly SLASSCOM forums.
  • Opportunity to participate in learning and development events conducted by industry experts at subsidized rates (savings to the value of LKR 3,000 – 5,000 per participant per event), unlimited registration and participation throughout the year for all events.
  • Join free training programs, Tech Talks and workshops organized by member companies and partners (over 30 programs annually).
  • Opportunity for your product/services and knowledge sharing sessions to be promoted among member companies.
  • Access to key industry data, policy changes and research updates (e.g. SLASSCOM Annual Compensation and Benefits Survey, Impact on Tax Amendments to the IT/BPM Industry, Industry Skills Need Analysis Report).
  • Avail yourself to new business opportunities and offers at subsidized rates from SLASSCOM members and industry partners.
  • Have your contact listed as a member on the SLASSCOM website for direct leads.
  • Be eligible to publish the “Member of SLASSCOM” badge on your website.

Keep up and be involved in all the major happenings from within Sri Lanka’s IT and Software industry.  

Make sure your company is recognized within the industry and making the contacts it needs to grow and prosper. Join SLASSCOM and obtain the following benefits to grow your business and equip your employees.

  • Attend monthly networking events with a community of industry leaders including potential business partners, investors and CEOs.
  • Receive opportunities to participate in international trade missions at subsidized rates to promote your product/service
  • Be eligible to participate at international pitching events such as Speedsters World, Oslo Innovation Week, Norway and SLUSH Helsinki, Finland.
  • Opportunities for your Technology, Quality Assurance, Human Resource and Finance teams to participate and discuss current industry topics, addressing their specific interests and needs at monthly SLASSCOM forums.
  • Opportunity to participate in learning and development events conducted by industry experts at subsidized rates (savings to the value of LKR 3,000 – 5,000 per participant per event), unlimited registration and participation throughout the year for all events.
  • Join free training programs, Tech Talks and workshops organized by member companies and partners (over 30 programs annually).
  • Opportunity for your product/services and knowledge sharing sessions to be promoted among member companies.
  • Access to key industry data, policy changes and research updates (e.g. SLASSCOM Annual Compensation and Benefits Survey, Impact on Tax Amendments to the IT/BPM Industry, Industry Skills Need Analysis Report).
  • Avail yourself to new business opportunities and offers at subsidized rates from SLASSCOM members and industry partners.
  • Have your contact listed as a member on the SLASSCOM website for direct leads.
  • Be eligible to publish the “Member of SLASSCOM” badge on your website.
  • Confirmation of membership as required by Embassies/Consulates for travel.

Make sure your company is recognized within the industry and make the contacts it needs to grow and prosper.  

With all manner of support and guidance, SLASSCOM membership is like the shot in the arm new players need in their journey to play in the big league. 

Grow your start-up. Be part of an active Entrepreneurship Forum with regular opportunities to interact with other founders and mentors. Some of the membership benefits include: 

  • Attend monthly networking sessions with an encouraging entrepreneurial community such as potential business partners, investors, CEOs and industry leaders
  • Opportunity to participate in learning and development events conducted by industry experts at subsidized rates (savings to the value of LKR 3,000 – 5,000 per participant per event), unlimited registration and participation throughout the year for all events
  • Join free training programs, Tech Talks and workshops organized by member companies and partners (over 30 programs annually)
  • Opportunity for your product/service to be promoted among member companies
  • Opportunity to participate in monthly mentoring sessions conducted by credible industry leaders with a proven entrepreneurial track record
  • Access to key industry data, policy changes and research updates
  • Participate at international pitching events such as Speedstars World, Oslo Innovation Week, Norway and SLUSH Helsinki, Finland
  • Access to key industry data, policy changes and research updates (e.g. SLASSCOM Annual Compensation and Benefits Survey, Impact on Tax Amendments to the IT/BPM Industry, Industry Skills Need Analysis Report)
  • Have your contact listed as a member on the SLASSCOM website for direct leads
  • Be eligible to publish the “Member of SLASSCOM” badge on your website
  • Confirmation of membership as required by Embassies/Consulates for travel

With all manner of support and guidance, SLASSCOM membership is like the shot in the arm new players need in their journey to play in the big league.  

Access international platforms and markets to promote your products or services.

Publish a ‘Member of SLASSCOM’ badge on your official communication and be listed in the SLASSCOM directory.

Opportunities to Participate in local and international events that promote trade and collaboration.

Training and Development by industry specialists.

Mentorship by industry leaders

Network with industry leaders, entrepreneurs, investors and experts

Business prospects and subsidizes

Access key industry data, information, research and policy.

Types of Membership

General

Open to companies engaged in Software and IT enabled services with a turnover exceeding USD 100,000. The membership fee break-down is based on annual revenue

Annual Revenue (USD)

Annual Membership Fee (+15% VAT)

Very large companies: (Annual revenue of more than USD 10 million)

USD 1500

Large Companies: (Annual revenue of USD 1 to 10 million)

USD 1200

Medium Companies: (Annual revenue of USD 500,000 to 1,000,000)

USD 600

Small Companies: (Annual revenue of USD 100,000 to 500,000)

USD 300

Micro Companies: (Annual revenue less than USD 100,000)

USD 100

Startup

Open to enterprises in their start-up stage with a turnover yet to breach the USD 100,000 threshold

Criteria

Annual Membership Fee (+15% VAT)

Companies in their first year of operation

Free

Companies post their first year of incorporation

USD 100

International

Open to foreign companies operating or intending to set-up in Sri Lanka.

Criteria

Annual Membership Fee (+15% VAT)

International members (Annual revenue N/A)

USD 2500

Associate

Open to Vendor companies, service providers, Institutions, Government bodies involved with IT/BPO sector, and financial, promotional, research and academics Institutions

Criteria

Annual Membership Fee (+15% VAT)

N/A

USD 600

Application Process

A few easy steps to becoming a member.