Global Collaboration and Leadership
Together, over 540 IMS members (and growing every day)—the world leaders in educational technology—are creating the roadmap for the future of the edtech.
The IMS community understands the drivers and challenges that come with fusing technology and education—because we are you.
member representatives in the IMS community
countries where IMS member organizations are headquartered
K-12 districts/schools and HED institutions
government/state education agencies
edtech solution suppliers
Executive leadership from both institutions and supplier organizations ensures an equal voice in representing the diverse interests and guiding the work of the greater IMS community.
IMS Around the World
IMS members are united by a passion to improve educational experiences to help every learner make a difference in the world.
The IMS Europe Leadership Board drives IMS efforts in Europe. This group of IMS Contributing Members works to ensure that IMS technical work meets the unique requirements of European members. Delegates participate in industry events to build the community and raise awareness of IMS standards in Europe. The Europe Board also hosts an annual IMS Summit, which is open to the public. Over 110 edtech leaders convened in Barcelona, Spain, for the 2019 event.
IMS Japan Society
IMS Japan Society provides leadership in e-learning, publishing, and education to increase the adoption of IMS standards in the region. Through collaboration with IMS, the Japan Society supports Japanese organizations that want to develop an open ecosystem of interoperable products enabled by IMS standards. Currently, IMS Japan technical working group activities include Caliper Analytics, OneRoster, and digital credentials. The IMS Japan Conference 2019 in Tokyo and Osaka featured a tech day for developers with a bootcamp on LTI Advantage and workshops on digital badges and Caliper.