Membership

Corporate membership

To address the needs of different companies on island BACI has created three different levels of membership:

1. Industry participants

The industry participant membership level is for entities working in the digital asset industry and might choose to keep their membership anonymous. This level is also for any companies that are not physically based in the Cayman Islands. These are companies who want to stay informed of all legislative changes and activities, but don not have the time to actively take part in quarterly calls and other activities.

2. Service providers

The service provider membership level has been created for community members who want to shape the direction of blockchain in Cayman. These entities providing services to the digital asset industry such as accountants, lawyers, fund administrator, auditors etc. Service providers generally actively take part in BACI membership meetings and events.

3. Regulated entities

The regulated entities membership level is for fully CIMA regulated virtual asset service providers in the Cayman Islands. This option are for firms that mainly focus on the blockchain and digital asset industry.

 

Membership benefits

All memberships include benefits such as:

  • Industry events – First in the row for partner and all BACI sponsored networking events and training sessions focused on the Blockchain industry.
  • Working groups and round tables – One of our main focuses is growing the Blockchain community in Cayman Islands. Members get a voice in the conversation, contribute and strategize with our BACI working groups.
  • Training – Members will have access to exclusive discounted BACI partner educational and networking events within the community.
  • Monthly articles by BACI – BACI will write monthly articles to promote the jurisdiction which will be featured on our site and can be shared with your clients. These articles will focus on relevant issues and promote the jurisdiction.
  • Participation in consultation – As a member you will have the opportunity to participate in all government consultations and receive regular updates from BACI on all announcements by the government.
  • Featured on website – Your company will be featured on the BACI website with a link back to your site and you can feature the BACI logo on your website.

 

Additional benefits per category

Industry participants

Industry participants enjoys the following additional benefits:

  • Anonymous – A extra layer of privacy will be provided to all Industry participants upon request. Anonymous membership options where your company’s information will never be disclosed as a part of our members, your logo will not be displayed on the website and logins to meetings and events will be under an alias.
  • Regulatory support – Advocacy for all industry participants, creating helpful dialogue that facilitates the efficient, ethical, and rational adoption of blockchain technology by the government and regulator.
  • Events – Free entry to the Annual themed meetup.
  • Marketing – Promotion of your training classes, products, services, publications, presentations, events, articles, press releases or any other type of promotional material through BACI:
    • Unlimited free job postings on the BACI Website’s industry jobs forum, an opportunity to advertise open positions in your company on our website.
    • Post on BACI’s social media platform up to twice a year, with over 1,200 blockchain specific followers.
    • Social media shares of your entities post up to 2 times a year on BACI’s platform.

 

Service provider

Service providers enjoys the following additional benefits:

  • Panels – Priority on BACI speaking opportunities organized for the Blockchain community and members.
  • Conferences – First option to participate in Blockchain conferences and join BACI’s booth at discounted rates.
  • Events – First opportunity to attend annual event/gala at a discounted rate.
  • Marketing – Promotion of your training classes, products, services, publications, presentations, events, articles, press releases or any other type of promotional material through BACI:
    • Unlimited free job postings on the BACI Website’s industry jobs forum, an opportunity to advertise open positions in your company on our website.
    • Post your entities content on the BACI website once a year.
    • Distribution of a branded email about your entity once a year to thousands of blockchain professionals globally through our distribution list.
    • Post on BACI’s social media platform up to twice a year, with over 1,200 blockchain specific followers.
    • Social media shares of your entities post up to 4 times a year on BACI’s platform.

 

Regulated entities

Regulated entities enjoys the following additional benefits:

  • Regulatory support – Advocacy for all regulated entities, creating helpful dialogue that facilitates the efficient, ethical, and rational adoption of blockchain technology by the government and regulator.
  • Events – First opportunity to attend annual event/gala at a discounted rate. A special annual event will be held for all regulated entity members of BACI to network with an exclusive class in the industry.
  • Marketing – Promotion of your training classes, products, services, publications, presentations, events, articles, press releases or any other type of promotional material through BACI:
    • Post on the BACI Website twice a year.
    • Free job postings on the BACI Website.
    • Social media shares of your entities post up to 8 times a year on BACI’s platform, with over 1,200 blockchain specific followers.

 

BACI is a Non-Profit Organisation and we keep our membership rates low to facilitate as much industry participation as possible.

Click the link below to get more info about the membership levels.