Individual Membership

An Individual Member should be a person who meets one of the following criteria:

  • Is a US Citizen, or
  • Is the Spouse of a US Citizen, or
  • Does business within the United States of America, its territories or protectorates, or
  • As an individual, acts as the sole registered agent for an American entity, individual, product or service within Kuwait, or
  • Is a Kuwaiti or GCC citizen graduate from an accredited University, College or High School in the United States of America, or
  • Is a Kuwaiti or GCC citizen graduate from an affiliated, accredited USA University, College or High School in Kuwait

Individual Member Benefits:

  • Access to general ABCK events throughout the year at member’s price with priority online event registration through website
  • Access to members only events
  • Opportunity to introduce yourself and present your company to our members during one of our General Meetings
  • Included in the ABCK electronic mailing list
  • Eligibility to vote in the Board of Directors elections
  • Access to participate in ABCK Focus Groups with various topics such as:
    • Defense, Safety and Security
    • Banking & Insurance
    • Infrastructure and Transportation
    • Education
    • Healthcare, Hospitals, and Medical Facilities
    • Oil and Gas
    • Environment
    • HR and Training
  • Ability to email other members directly via the members only contact portal website
  • Networking opportunities with key government and industry officials such as Ambassadors, Commercial Officers, President’s, CEO’s, Managing Directors, VP’s, Directors, Military Attaches, and State Department officials
  • Will be able to receive announcements and information related to GCC business issues and various local social events
  • Opportunity to advertise product / service discounts to members on the ABCK Website
  • Opportunity to receive discounts offered by ABCK Corporate members
  • Benefits from being part of MECACC , Middle East Council of American Chambers of Commerce, to attend regional conferences
  • Opportunity to attend “Doorknock” on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C.
  • On-line membership directory access
  • Sponsorship opportunities at high profile events
  • Opportunity to share member to member discounts and offers
  • Include one free entrance to a general meeting within a 12 month period.

 Annual Membership Fees:  

  1. Single membership – 60 KD per year
  2. Young Professional membership at 20 KD per year – members’ price for events. Applicable for a graduate of a USA or affiliated USA university in Kuwait within two years of graduation.
  3. Couple membership at 80 KW – a qualified member and their spouse.