Institutions, Suppliers and Governments are Creating the Future with IMS


The work of IMS is both evolutionary and revolutionary. It is only possible because of the IMS Contributing Member – the world’s leaders in learning impact! Contributing Members of IMS include institutions of all types (universities, colleges, university systems, schools, school districts, local education authorities, state education authorities), suppliers, and government organizations.

The benefits of membership are clear and high value for those wishing to accelerate the next generation of digital learning:


  • A strong and independent non-profit organization that can bring together the global leadership community of end-user, supplier, and government organizations to achieve the vendor-neutral, open approach required for the next generation IT learning infrastructure

  • A highly effective voice and unique collaboration across institutions, suppliers, and government organizations to influence the direction of the educational technology segment in this critical era of transitioning to the next generation open IT learning infrastructure

  • Customized support to individual institutions, suppliers, and government organizations to ensure that the next generation infrastructure for digital content and educational technology delivers on standards-based interoperability