Membership Benefits

Each year thousands of science and technology professionals build their companies and organizations through the power of MHTA programs and events. As a member, you are connected to a network dedicated to making Minnesota a top technology state. Together, we shine a light on the state’s innovation economy, share expertise and shape the policies that help grow Minnesota as a global leader. Membership applies to all employees, so there are opportunities for everyone to take advantage of all that MHTA has to offer.

Become a Member

Expand Your Network

MHTA offers more than 40 events each year, the vast majority of them include free attendance for members. We also offer discounts to many programs hosted by partner organizations. Members have the ability to host their own events and share expertise through our Lunch & Learn program.

Interested in hosting a Lunch & Learn? Fill out this form to get started!

MHTA Events

Raise Your Visibility

MHTA publishes member news online and in our weekly TECHtuesday newsletter and across our social networks. Sign up to receive our newsletter. Make sure your marketing team shares company announcements and events with our team at We also publish member commentary on best practices.


Sponsor a Program

Our full calendar of events and programs are aimed at building Minnesota’s innovation and technology economy. Sponsorship offers the opportunity to reach thousands of tech professionals or a targeted audience.

MHTA Sponsorship

Build Your Team

MHTA is a member of the Real-Time Talent collaborative which allows you to access powerful data to help build your team.  Members can request workforce data reports and post jobs for free at MHTA’s Job board.  Simply request an account. We share openings each week in TECHtuesday, across social media and at events.


Help Shape Policy

MHTA members have access to the steering committees that help form our public policy, workforce development, STEM education and program agendas.

MHTA Public Policy Agenda

Save With MHTA

Membership benefits and discounts apply to all employees of an organization. Your MHTA membership offers significant savings on insurance and innovation consulting services.

Tech Event DiscountsYour MHTA membership includes discounts to some of Minnesota’s premiere technology events. Check back for opportunities as they arise – or sign up for the MHTA newsletter to be notified via email.

MHTA also has a partnership with leading insurance providers to bring you exclusive discounts. Through your company’s membership in MHTA, you now have access to discounted group rates on:

  • Life insurance
  • Long term disability insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Professional Liability and other business insurance needs available 24/7

Hanover Insurance GroupWe have entered into a partnership with Associated Benefits and Risk Consulting to provide an online insurance portal with real-time insurance quoting, underwriting, binding, billing, and servicing capabilities.

Simply answer a few short questions to receive a pricing indication, if you like what you see answer a few more questions, enter payment information and you are finished.  Your policy, certificate of insurance and receipt will be available for download/print immediately.  You will have comprehensive insurance coverage backed by Hanover Insurance (A rated by AM Best) and brokered by our partners at Associated Bank.

Learn More About MHTA's Affinity Programs