Membership is Currently Open

For a limited time, membership to the IDCC is open to US companies.

The membership is restricted to a dozen or so companies to help facilitate effective networking and discussion at our quarterly meetings.

Are you worried about how best to cope with government regulation as your business tries to collaborate and sell to the US Government?

Do you need new leads for government sponsored R&D or outlets for your commercial products


The IDCC offers:

  • Face to face introductions to gov’t officials and their program offices to understand priorities, budgets, and funding for R&D and procurement.
  • Opportunities to visit and gain a better understanding of federal research laboratories & facilities aligned with your company’s research initiatives.
  • Networking with peers in like roles across many industries & access to contract lessons learned over the past few decades.
  • Insight into industry implications from political posturing in Wash DC.
  • Expert talks on key compliance topics: Intellectual Property, data rights, export control, tariffs, contracts, etc.

Maybe we can help. Send an email to Alan Ayers, IDCC President.

See Our IDCC Brochure

2019 Membership (Financial Totals EOY 2020)

  • Global Firms
  • Aggregated Member Financials:
    • Revenue       - $66 Billion
    • IR&D Spend - $1.1 Billion
    • Employees    - 110 k

Current Typical Member Firm:

  • May develop and deliver products or services, directly or indirectly, to governmental customers leveraging, where possible, existing commercial business processes and infrastructure.
  • May do Government R&D contracts support commercial technologies and products.
  • Wants to better Protect their intellectual property in government collaborations.
  • Wants to identify new opportunities to collaborate with various government agencies, Laboratories, and Institutes.
  • Needs to understand the ever changing environment of compliance and policies to support work with the Federal government.
  • Keep undated on Federal Appropriations legislation.