Become a Member

Thank you for your interest in becoming a DES member! Firstly we would like to point out that you do not need to be a member to use the DES Slack, attend meetups and events, or to join the monthly society meeting and AGM.

Any member of the public is welcome to:

  • Join the Edmonton developer community
  • Chat on our Slack
  • Attend DES supported meetups and events
  • Come out to DES monthly planning meetings
  • Participate in Working Groups

Membership is only required to:

  • Vote on society business
  • Borrow DES equipment (cameras, mics, etc.)
  • Use the DES resources (like our YouTube channel or streaming tools)
  • Start an event or group officially supported by DES
  • Use the DES name or branding
  • Champion a Working Group
  • Give us $20/year to support the work we do (thank you!)

If you're still interested in becoming a member, please complete the form below and then e-transfer $20 to Membership fee's are to be paid annually (we will remind you 😛 ) and if you have any questions about when your membership expires, these can be answered from the bylaws.