Our community consists of organizations, practitioners, software vendors and academics alike that apply our standards within their field of expertise. Depending on who you are and how you would like to use our standards, you have several options of how to get involved.

Practitioner

Becoming a LEAD practitioner requires certification as a LEAD eXpert and/or LEAD Architect that you receive through successful completion of one of our education programs. Our education programs are recognized by universities and industries alike and are of the highest international quality standard.

By certifying as a LEAD practitioner, you will be permitted to use our Enterprise Standards in real life projects for your own organization. If you would like to become a certified LEAD practitioner in your preferred field of expertise, please fill out this form.

Industry Developer

Access to our Industry Standards is only granted to organizations that are within that industry and does not require a LEAD certification. Getting access to our Industry Standards also means joining an Industry User Group where you become part of developing and using the standards in practice.

The administration cost for joining an Industry User Group is for organizations $3495 USD (billed annually) with a 3-year commitment. If you are interested in joining one of our Industry User Groups and get access to the user groups Industry Standards, please fill out this form.

Partner

We also offer a dedicated partner program to help service providers, software vendors and academics to become involved.

If you are interested in learning more about our partner program, please fill out this form.