Join the Buckminster Fuller Institute community.

  • Connect with fellow future builders
  • Explore new worldviews
  • Learn from Fuller scholars
  • Stretch your ability to think in systems
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Dymaxion Level

$19/mo

All memberships include:

  • 50% Discount on Trimtab Space Camp, our online global course on cutting edge topics in systems thinking and design science
  • Subscription to the Member Newsletter with access to rare Fuller content
  • Free access to Member Book Club
  • Exclusive access to member events and early access to all BFI events.
  • 5% discount on products in the Dymaxion Marketplace and advance notice of rare and collectible items

Synergy Level

$49/mo

Includes all benefits from the Dymaxion Level, plus:

  • 75% Discount on Trimtab Space Camp, our online course where you collaborate on projects with global members
  • Discount on Expert Deep Dives, week-long courses on topics like Synergetics, World Building, Futurism, and more.
  • 10% discount on products in the Dymaxion Marketplace and advance notice of rare and collectible items
  • Provides a free membership to someone who is eager to join and unable to contribute financially

Geodesic Level

$99/mo

Includes all benefits from the Dymaxion and Synergy Levels, plus:

  • FREE tuition to Trimtab Space Camp, our online course where you collaborate on projects with global members
  • Exclusive member t-shirt after six months of membership
  • Potential to be featured in our member of the month highlight in the BFI Trimtab newsletter
  • 15% discount on products in the Dymaxion Marketplace and advance notice of rare and collectible items
  • Provides a free membership to two people who are eager to join and unable to contribute financially

If you are interested in a discount membership option, please contact us with a brief statement about your interest and we will send you a special link.

“My ideas have undergone a process of emergence by emergency.
When they are needed badly enough, they are accepted.”

Buckminster Fuller

BFI Membership

The Buckminster Fuller Institute (BFI) is a community of comprehensive thinkers who work to accelerate the Design Science Revolution, by building a world that works for 100% of humanity.

Join BFI in scaling solutions to the world’s increasingly complex problems through working alongside other key trimtab innovators who cooperate with nature to create a world that works for all.

Members enjoy…


Workshops

Geometry of Thinking Workshop exploring nature’s design.

Convenings

Gather with like minds focused on planetary thinking.

Field Trips

Members visit the Chronofile, Fuller’s archive at Stanford University.

Interested in a Membership for Your Organization?

Learn about our Partnership Program.