BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP

Membership is open to companies, not-for-profit organisations and individuals with a stake in the future of cement, clinker and related materials.
benefits.jpg

Benefits of membership

Voice and networking in the global community

  • Promotion of WCA fair trade practices help you to work in a more fair and secure environment.
  • WCA will use your input to give you a voice in representations with regional and national associations and institutions in industry and Government.
  • Members’ area to catch up with latest news or ask questions.
  • Our Members play a pivotal role in shaping the future of the global cement industry. Members can participate in committees and networks to determine our programme of work.
  • The WCA promotes the work of its Members through its website and social media channels. The WCA encourages all Members to interact and provide us with material we can use on these forums.
  • Provides you with global exposure and trade and networking opportunities.
  • Be part of the WCA global cement community. Share best practice and drive industry standards.
  • WCA will carry out lobbying of institutions and maintain relations with news and media.
  • CEO forum provides a platform to consider international issues facing Chief Executives in the industry today and in the future.

Market statistics for members

World cement statistics

WCA Awards

There will be various categories of awards including those suggested by members.

WCA Events

WCA will hold an annual Prestigious Event including General Assembly, Convention, Working Groups and Gala Dinner. See Events for latest news.
WCA will participate in or organise other events as needed.

International Legal Advice on trading and shipping conflicts

How can The World Cement Association help its members with conflict resolution

Advice on model contract clauses for mediation.
Expert legal advice and support on contract disputes involving trading and/or shipping.
Mediation and Early Neutral Evaluation by experts and neutrals with the relevant industry, technical or legal expertise, or other desired qualities.

Technology development

Reports on technology development.
Identification of needed improvements in technology.

Publications and information

Development and review of relevant publications.
Commissioning of articles.
Advice on product certification requirements in different markets.

Sustainability and social responsibility

Access to experts on Corporate Social Responsibility and industry standard KPIs.
WCASE World Cement Association Sustainability Effort CEMENTFORCE.

HR platform

Members can advertise (free of charge) situations or expertise available or wanted.
WCA will identify initiatives and implement services to provide to members.

Membership levels

Corporate Members:  

Cement or clinker manufacturers. Corporate Member applicants shall nominate a natural person to represent them together with an alternate. The The Corporate Member representatives must be at senior level, Chairman, CEO, General Manager or have top level responsibility for the member company or its cement division.

Corporate Member privileges

  • Use the WCA Corporate Member logo on ads, web sites, and other materials
  • Part of decision making, participation in committees
  • Free downloads of statistics, regular reports on global cement production volumes and request for custom statistics
  • Eligible for seat on Board of Directors (subject to rules)
  • Nominate one representative and one alternate
  • Full voting rights at General Assembly
  • CEO Forum
  • Corporate Members are listed on WCA’s web site and can sponsor WCA meetings and events
  • Company representatives will be invited to special events organized by WCA (free of charge)

Associate Corporate Members:  

Companies from associated industries e.g. equipment manufacturer, construction materials producers, admixture manufacturer, traders, media, and any further categories that may be defined by the Board. Applicants shall nominate a natural person to represent them together with an alternate.

  • Emphasize you place in the industry by using the WCA Associate Corporate Member logo on ads, web sites, and other materials
  • Associate Corporate Members are listed on WCA’s web site and can sponsor WCA meetings and events
  • Free downloads of statistics and regular reports on  global cement production volumes
  • Nominate one representative and one alternate
  • Associate Corporate Members  can participate in WCA’s Committees, which include senior decision makers in the world's cement production companies
  • WCA meetings and events are opportunities to network with your customers
  • Company representatives will be invited to special events organized by WCA (free of charge)

Affiliate Members: Not for profit organizations related to objects of the WCA e.g. Regional or National cement associations and related industry organizations that may be defined by the Board. Applicants shall nominate a natural person to represent them together with an alternate. WCA will support regional, national and sectorial associations to provide a WCA forum to address issues in the global context. Affiliate Members have access to WCA services and facilities including; mediation and legal advice on contracts, global cement statistics, HR, sustainability, WCA events and global networking.

Individual members: Any of the above company type Members can apply for additional individual members for their personnel. Other applicants may be eligible for individual membership provided their organisation could not otherwise fit the requirements above. Individual Members have access to WCA services and facilities including; mediation and legal advice on contracts, global cement statistics, HR, sustainability, WCA events and global networking.

Fees

Fees are set by the Board and current fees are at link to APPLY  or available on application to the Secretary General.

How to join

Go to our APPLY page APPLY
Contact our secretariat at the links below or go to the website and find a guide and application form.

Contact page

 

About Us

The World Cement Association aims to represent and promote the Cement Industry Worldwide as well as the commercial and legal interests of its Members.

The World Cement Association is an independent not-for-profit organization registered in England No. 10187292 under English law.

UPCOMING EVENTS

SAVE THE DATE

11th-12th December 2017

Le Méridien Piccadilly, London

WCA General Assembly

WCA World Cement Conference, 
in association with INTERCEM
                 
"Future Strategies for the Cement Industry"

 

 

London Office

World Cement Association

New Broad Street House
35 New Broad Street

London
EC2M 1NH
United Kingdom

Email: info@worldcementassociation.org

Phone:
+44 333 939 80 83
+44 771 492 83 58

 

This website uses cookies to collect statistical data and in connection with advertising and services and to help make the website better. You can find out about cookies here