Join over 1000 members with representatives in 70 countries dedicated to dispute avoidance and resolution, prevention, and growth through the successful DB process. By becoming a member, you will become part of a movement to decrease the amount of litigated construction claims and network with others who are committed to expanding the use of DBs globally.

 

 

Join the DRBF and receive:

  • Networking and connecting opportunities with other industry professionals through annual events and committees.
  • Access to DRBF resources such as our online library including papers and presentations on the latest DB practices worldwide, sourced practitioners who have completed DRBF training, resources and training material to educate project staff on how to work with DBs, and solutions for DBs facing challenges.
  • Access to the DRBF Forum quarterly journal.
  • Discounts on DRBF training workshops and meetings.
  • The opportunity to engage in user groups discussing relevant industry topics such as lessons learned, new projects, industry challenges, and more.

Classes of Membership Include

  • Patron

    Patron memberships are for any Corporation, Governmental Entity or Individual. Includes basic membership benefits, and members are listed in in the DRBF’s quarterly journal, the Forum, on the DRBF website with a link to your company’s website, and will have the company logo displayed at the DRBF’s Annual Meeting and International Conference. A corporate Patron membership can include four additional company members.

  • Benefactor

    Benefactor memberships are for any Corporation, Governmental Entity or Individual. Includes basic membership benefits, and members are listed in in the DRBF’s quarterly journal, the Forum (committee to consider if this is a listing or a logo), and on the DRBF website with a link to your company’s website. A Corporate Benefactor membership can include two company representatives.

  • Sustaining Corporate

    Sustaining Corporate memberships are for any Corporation or Governmental Entity. Includes basic membership benefits, and a corporate Sustaining membership can include two company representatives and are given recognition in the DRBF’s quarterly journal, the Forum.

  • Sustaining Professional

    Sustaining Professional memberships are for any Individual, and for members serving in a DRBF leadership position on the Executive Board of Directors. Includes basic membership benefits and recognition in the DRBF’s quarterly journal, the Forum.

  • Corporate or Government Entity

    Corporate or Government Entity Memberships are for any corporation, partnership, governmental, quasi-governmental, non-profit, and/or institutional organization which is directly or indirectly involved in dispute avoidance and resolution. Includes basic membership benefits, and a Corporate membership can include one additional company member.

  • Professional

    Professional Memberships are for active practitioners serving on Dispute Boards and individuals who are directly or indirectly involved in dispute avoidance resolution. Includes basic membership benefits.

  • Individual

    Individual memberships are for entry level individual membership in the DRBF, includes basic membership benefits.

  • Government/Academic Employee

    Government/Academic Employee memberships are for employees of a government agency or university or student enrolled in a graduate program, includes basic membership benefits.

  • Emerging Nation

    Emerging Nation memberships are for any government agency, company, or individual residing in an emerging nation (as defined by the World Bank), includes basic membership benefits.

     

  • Student

    Student memberships are for any individual attending an accredited university/college undergraduate program, includes basic membership benefits.

  • Emerging Nation Government/Academic

    Emerging Nation Government/Academic memberships are for employees of a government agency or university or student residing in an emerging nation (as defined by the World Bank), includes basic membership benefits.