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Please note: Participation in DirectTrust Standards is open for application to any person or company that has a direct and material interest within the respective scope of the work of the organization. DirectTrust membership is not a prerequisite for membership in Standards development.  Members of either DirectTrust or DirectTrust Standards must be considered in good standing to participate in the Direct Standard ™ Consensus Body.

Apply for Consensus Bodies

This form is to be used by an Individual or Organizational Representative requesting membership on a DirectTrust Standards Consensus Body. The information provided in this application will be used to assess your qualifications for Consensus Body membership in accordance with DirectTrust Standards procedures.

Please note that if you are selected to join a Consensus Body, your name, title, organization, email, phone number may be shared with other Consensus Body members.

Organization Information

Complete the following information on the entity (Company, Association, group or yourself) you will be representing.

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Select Consensus Body project name/s
DS2019-01 Direct StandardDS2019-02 Trusted Instant Messaging (TIM+)

Participating Member Information

Experience and Qualifications

Separate applications are required for additional participants. Please select your participation level:
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