RTS is a member-driven organization. Your support is important to us and to the community.

Join RTS now and enjoy the following:

Individual Member Benefits

  • Steer the RealTime Community
  • Expand your network: mingle with your peers and connect with the leaders you always wanted to meet
  • Join Special Interest Groups for in-depth discussions of the issues that matter most.
  • Get recognition as a leader in the worldwide RealTime Community
  • Access exclusive member events
  • Receive discounts on RTC and partner events including 50% rebate on RealTime Economics Summit 2024

Corporate Member Benefits

  • Position your brand/company as a leader in determining the future of real-time technologies, tools, best practices, standards, etc.
  • Promote your brand/company with logo and banner ad placement on the RTC global website.
  • As a Founding member, have a seat on our Board of Governors – a carefully selected group of trusted members who define the priorities, strategies, and main actions of the Society.
  • Receive preferred speaker consideration at global member events such as RealTime Conference.
  • Host branded meetups
  • Found and chair a Special Interest Group
  • Speak directly to the 15,000+ RealTime Community members in our monthly newsletters: share projects, introduce new technologies, provide quotes, or post job opportunities.
  • Receive discounts on RTC and partner events:
    • RealTime Society Corporate Members receive a 50% discount on individual tickets for the RealTime Economics Summit 2024.
    • RealTime Society Corporate Members receive a 30% discount on sponsorship packages for the same summit.


See Membership Tiers below


The RealTime Society brings together the best in class of the worldwide Real-Time Community. RealTime Society members must be actively engaged in the field of real-time technologies and applications. Applications must be completely filled out before membership consideration.


Corporate Members

Founding Members


Associate Members

Companies with 1000+ FTE (full-time equivalent) employees


Companies with 100 to 999 FTE employees


Companies with 16 to 99 FTE employees


Companies with 1 to 15 FTE employees


Corporate Members will assist RTS by occasionally contributing the time of an engineer,
researcher or technical director (estimate approximately 30 hours per year).

Non-Profit Members

Non-profit organizations and government entities (pre-approved)


Academic Members

Academic Institutions


Independent Members

Independent Individuals (following an application process, per person)



Students enrolled full-time in an accredited academic institution


Voting Rights

Each Corporate Member will have the chance to vote on Board of Governors’
proposals independent of their membership level.