What we offer

We are young, growing rapidly and have a database of over 600 professionals who have expressed an interest in the organisation. This is the ONLY association in New Zealand with a specific focus on new product development and innovation management, that is linked to a global association with a wealth of resources and over 3000 members. Becoming a member of the PDMA (Product Development & Management Association of New Zealand) entitles members to a range of benefits including:

  • FREE access to PDMA-NZ events (non members pay $25, the membership pays for itself after four!)

  • Access to all resources through PDMA-NZ and PDMA Global

  • Complete access to all levels of the PDMA Body of Knowledge, a disciplined, organised and thorough distillation of new product development concepts, research and best practices

  • FREE subscription to the Journal of Product Innovation Management (JPIM), the leading professional journal devoted to new products, published six times a year (on-line access only for student members)

  • Favourable rates for overseas conferences and meetings of the international PDMA

  • Access to a local and international network of like-minded, product development and innovation professionals

  • Discounted fee for the New Product Development Professional (NPDP) Certification application and examination

  • Information on the latest tools, processes, and best practices of product development