Become a Member

Do you use your voice as a tool professionally? If you are a keynote speaker, trainer, facilitator, coach, consultant, emcee and/or adult educator, you do. Then come and join our fraternity of speakers who share the same professional interest as you. We welcome people who are currently in the speaking business.

Types of Membership

The new membership application is subject to approval by the Executive Committee. You can apply to one of these 3 categories: Professional Member, Ordinary Member, and Associate Member.

By Application

Professional members

Professional members shall be entitled to all rights and privileges of the Association, and shall share in its responsibilities.

An individual shall be eligible for Professional membership in the Association when s/he :

  • Earns all portion of his or her income from at least twenty (20) separate professional speaking engagements for each year or earns at least RM25,000 in speaking income each year.
  • Has a reputation for integrity and sound character.
  • Agrees to abide by the By-Laws, The Association’s Code of Professional Ethics and such other rules or regulations as may be adopted from time to time ; and
  • Meets such other uniform requirements as may be established by the Executive Committee.

By Application

Ordinary members

Ordinary members shall be entitled to all rights and privileges of the Association, and shall share in its responsibilities.

An individual shall be eligible for Ordinary membership in the Association if s/he:

  • Earns all portion of his or her income from at least ten (10) Professional speaking engagements for fee, not limited to the last 12 months.
  • Has a reputation for integrity and sound character.
  • Agrees to abide by the By-Laws, The Association’s Code of Professional Ethics and such other rules or regulations as may be adopted from time to time ; and
  • Meets such other uniform requirements as may be established by the Executive Committee.

By Application

Associate Members

Associate members are members who are in the process of learning to become Ordinary members.

An individual shall be eligible for Associate membership in the Association if s/he:

  • Supplies materials, equipment or services to Professional speakers.
  • Has a reputation for integrity and sound character.

Basic Membership Benefits

Membership Forms

Online Membership

New application for non-MAPS members only.

Membership Renewal

Membership Renewal Form for MAPS members only.

Existing Member

Existing MAPS members to login for changes and updates.

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