The Hudson Union is a wonderful place where leaders connect, share pivotal intimate lessons, and learn. The access and unique members are incredible.

- Colin Powell
Conan O'Brien
  • Would you like to have access to intimate events with leaders from around the world across disciplines and cultures?
  • Would you like to be part of stimulating exchanges that bring unexpected perspectives and surprising insights?
  • Would you like to be inspired and change our world?

Would you like to be inspired by great leaders to change our world?

The Hudson Union® is one of New York City's most celebrated institutions that provides a special intimate place where leaders connect directly with the public. The Hudson Union is known as an essential cultural force with an eclectic range of leaders regularly visiting, speaking unfiltered, and challenging conventional beliefs.

Membership in the Hudson Union grants you unparalleled, first-hand access to the world's movers and shakers.

To complement this lineup of visiting luminaries, the Hudson Union regularly arranges cocktail events where fellow members can mingle, network, and make new connections in casual settings. These members-an esteemed amalgamation of business executives, lawyers, doctors, diplomats, actors, musicians, writers, researchers, students, and countless others-benefit as much from forging relationships with one another as they do from attending our high-profile events.

The Hudson Union is open to prospective members of all personal, professional, and educational backgrounds.

The Hudson Union offers a range of membership types. Membership is valid for one full year after the date on which you join. Please choose your preference from the membership options described below:

Basic Membership $150

A basic membership permits exclusive access to a profusion of free and reduced-rate speaker events, galas, and mixers across Manhattan. Dive headfirst into a dizzying array of INSIGHT conversations with famous weekly special guests with your fellow members.

Special Membership $95

Gain access to our robust lineup of our INSIGHT conversations with famous weekly special guests at a reduced rate with the special membership. With this special membership rate, we aim to infuse our base with a heaping dose of diversity. College students, artists, writers, primary and secondary school teachers, Rhodes Scholars, Marshall Scholars, Fulbright Scholars, and White House Fellows are all eligible for this reduced rate.

Patron Member $3,000

Instantly become Hudson Union royalty with the patron membership. Patrons are duly rewarded with free access to many events, entry to most private VIP receptions, and a digital picture with most guest of honor. Their support is also recognized on our website.

$2,000 of the membership fee is tax-deductible.

Annual membership is valid for one year from the date of joining

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