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Sugar Labs Advisory Board members enjoy a number of specific benefits including:
- The opportunity to interact and work directly with the leading companies, organizations, and individuals;
- A seat on the Advisory Board, including an invitation to semi-annual Advisory Board meetings;
- The ability to provide strategic direction to Sugar Labs through review of Sugar Labs proposals and operational policies;
- Participation in Sugar Labs committees, where specifications and guidelines are developed and where discussions are conducted;
- Access to a community of experts in Sugar and Sugar deployment;
- Access to the Member Web site (Member-only link) containing early information on emerging Web technologies, software, events, forums, news and announcements;
- The right to use the Sugar Labs logo on your Web site and to participate in press releases.
In order to promote a diverse membership that represents the interests of organizations around the world, Sugar Labs fees vary depending on the annual revenues, type, and location of headquarters of an organization.
A base fee (initially ?) will be determined by the finance committee annually.
|size of organization||fee calculator||membership fee (US$)|
|headquartered in developed countries|
|Large company||Base fee|
|Medium company||20% of base fee|
|Small company or non-profit||10% of base fee|
|headquartered in least-developed countries|
|Large company||50% of base fee|
|Medium company||5% of base fee|
|Small company or non-profit||No fee||0|
A large company has annual gross revenues exceeding US $50M per year; a medium company has annual gross revenues exceding US $5M per year. Please refer to UN LDC list for a list of the least-developed countries.