Individual Membership

Individual or Couple Member(s) should be a person(s) who meets one of the following criteria:

  • Is a US Citizen who resides or has a physical presence in Kuwait,
  • 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 or College  in the United States of America, or
  • Is a Kuwaiti or GCC citizen graduate from an affiliated or accredited USA University or College or  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

 

                • Include one free entrance to a general meeting within a 12 month period

 

                • 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.

 Annual Membership Fees:  

  1. Single membership – 60 KD per year
  2. Recent Graduates membership at 20 KD per year – members’ price for events. Applicable for a graduate of a U.S. university  or affiliated U.S. university in Kuwait within two years of graduation.
  3. Couple membership at 100 KD – a qualified member and their spouse.