Gateway

The ultimate business intelligence and development platform

Discover a cutting-edge business development suite tailored by CADSI to provide its Members with exclusive tools and content to help them assess and conquer new markets.

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introducing the cadsi GATEWAY SUITE

A high-value, high-yielding tool set for defence and security organizations

Discover a cutting-edge business development suite tailored by CADSI to provide its members with exclusive tools and content to help them achieve their business development goals.


 

Gateway SUITE

Discover a cutting-edge business development suite tailored by CADSI to provide its Members with exclusive tools and content to help them assess and conquer new markets.


 

Gateway: Intel

Your first steps when planning entry into an emerging defence market.

 


 

Gateway: CAPABILITIES

GATEWAYcapabilities is a cutting edge and innovative software application designed to showcase the Canadian depth and breadth of defence, maritime, aerospace, security and space capabilities.


 

Gateway: ACADEMY

CADSI's eLearning platform dedicated to providing our members with crucial tips and professional development sessions to help them grow their business in the defence industry.

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Reach higher with Gateway by CADSI

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BENEFITS & FEATURES

GATEWAY has you covered.

Learn, Research, Assess and Conquer with GATEWAY by CADSI:

CADSI MEMBERSHIP PLANS

Become a CADSI member to participate

CADSI offers various Membership packages based on your organization's size and portfolio. Find out what we have to offer in our Coporate and Associate Categories below.

Corporate Plans: Open to Canadian registered, legal, private-sector commercial companies that have active business operations in Canada whose business include defence and/or security and who produce goods and provide services within Canada. Corporate membership fees are based on the total number of employees within the ownership group of your organization worldwide inclusive of all subsidiaries and lines of business.

Associate Plans: Open to organizations whose purpose is consistent with CADSI’s mandate, and that do not qualify for Corporate membership and whose business include defence and/or security. Associate members are not permitted to exhibit at CANSEC.

Corporate Plans
Micro
1-4 Employees
This category applies to small start-up companies, or those companies that are micro- enterpises.

Access to CANSEC

Gateway Intel - Foreign Market Intelligence

Engagement Opportunities

Member-only Events

Gateway Capabilities Database

International Programs

Industry Dispatch: Curated articles on the latest policy trends

Access to policy experts and dedicated advocates

Your Voice to the Federal Government

Member News

Small
5-99 Employees
Growing companies ready for next-level growth

Access to CANSEC

Engagement Opportunities

Gateway Intel - Foreign Market Intelligence

International Programs

Member-only Events

Industry Dispatch: Curated articles on the latest policy trends

Access to policy experts and dedicated advocates

Gateway Capabilities Database

Your Voice to the Federal Government

Member News

Medium
100-499 Employees
Mid-size businesses looking to expand connections

Access to CANSEC

Gateway Intel - Foreign Market Intelligence

International Programs

Member-only Events

Access to policy experts and dedicated advocates

Industry Dispatch: Curated articles on the latest policy trends

Engagement Opportunities

Gateway Capabilities Database

Your Voice to the Federal Government

Member News

Large
500+ Employees
Extensive and broad-reaching companies with more than 500 global employees

Access to CANSEC

International Programs

Member-only Events

Gateway Capabilities Database

Gateway Intel - Foreign Market Intelligence

Access to policy experts and dedicated advocates

Industry Dispatch: Curated articles on the latest policy trends

Engagement Opportunities

Your Voice to the Federal Government

Member News

Academic
Open to Canadian post-secondary educational institutions whose purpose is consistent with CADSI’s mandate. Membership is only valid for the institution’s fulltime staff.

Access to policy experts and dedicated advocates

Member-only Events

Industry Dispatch: Curated articles on the latest policy trends in Canada

Access to CANSEC

Member News

Engagement Opportunities

Gateway Intel - Foreign Market Intelligence

Gateway Capabilities Database

Media
Open to national and international media organizations whose purpose is consistent with CADSI’s mandate.

Access to policy experts and dedicated advocates

Member-only Events

Industry Dispatch: Curated articles on the latest policy trends in Canada

Access to CANSEC

Member News

Engagement Opportunities

Gateway Intel - Foreign Market Intelligence

Gateway Capabilities Database

Canadian
Open to Canadian non-commercial organizations (such as not-for-profit associations, provincial aerospace and defence associations, Crown Corporations, etc.) whose purpose is consistent with CADSI’s mandate; and to registered, legal, private-sector companies that do not qualify for Corporate membership and whose business include defence and/or security.

Access to policy experts and dedicated advocates

Member-only Events

Industry Dispatch: Curated articles on the latest policy trends in Canada

Access to CANSEC

Member News

Engagement Opportunities

Gateway Intel - Foreign Market Intelligence

Gateway Capabilities Database

International
Open to non-Canadian organizations whose purpose is consistent with CADSI’s mandate and also for registered, legal, private-sector companies who operate outside of Canada.

Access to policy experts and dedicated advocates

Member-only Events

Industry Dispatch: Curated articles on the latest policy trends in Canada

Access to CANSEC

Member News

Engagement Opportunities

Gateway Intel - Foreign Market Intelligence

Gateway Capabilities Database

Frequently asked questions

There is so much to discover about CADSI - take a look at our Frequently Asked Questions to help you find the answers! 

Renewal is easy! Go to your myCADSI home page and click on “Update your profile". Under Membership and Invoices, click on “View Your Membership Status” and follow the steps to renew. Please note that there is a welcome survey that is a required step in the process, and should take about 15 minutes to complete.
Your Membership is a company-wide Membership. Each employee from your organization can create a myCADSI account and take advantage of all of the CADSI Membership benefits.
Your CADSI Membership runs from January 1st to December 31st.
Your CADSI Membership cannot be prorated.
Your CADSI Membership is non-refundable and non-transferable.
Your CADSI Corporate Membership category is defined by the total number of employees worldwide that fall under the ownership group of your organization.
Yes! We have an International Associate category for non-Canadian companies. As an International Associate Member, you have all of the Membership benefits of a Corporate Membership with the exception of exhibiting at CANSEC.
The majority of our events are exclusive to Members.
Your myCADSI profile is a tool box catered to help you register and pay for events, submit industry news*, update your corporate profile *, manage employees’ roles within the platform *, see invoices and receipts*, find post event documents in PERL (Post-Event Resource Library), explore the Gateway Suite of platforms and manage the Newsletters you receive from us.
*Membership Representative from your Organization only
Yes, your myCADSI profile is a tool box catered to help you submit industry news*, register and pay for events, update your corporate profile *, manage employees’ roles within the platform *, see invoices and receipts*, find post event documents in PERL (Post-Event Resource Library), explore the Gateway Suite of platforms and manage the Newsletters you receive from us.
*Membership Representatives from your Organization only