The Innovators program helps accelerate your learning and growth on Google Cloud,
and to recognize you for the contributions you make to the broader Cloud
community. Regardless if you use Cloud to build, modernize, train, teach, or even
just for fun, you are an Innovator.
Become a Google Cloud Innovator
To claim your Innovator badge and get started in the program, you'll need a
Developer Profile. Click the button below to create your profile and you'll be
able to claim your Innovator badge with one click.
Opt-in to notifications in your Developer Profile settings to receive
exclusive invitations and Innovators updates.
The Google Cloud Skills Boost annual subscription is now enhanced with Innovators
Plus developer benefits. Choose your learning path and build your cloud skills with
the support of the Google Cloud Innovators community behind you.
Access to over 700 hands-on labs, skill badges, and courses
$500 Google Cloud credits
A Google Cloud certification voucher
Bonus $500 Google Cloud credits after the first certification earned each year
Live learning events led by Google Cloud experts
Quarterly technical briefings hosted by Google Cloud executives
*Benefit redemption subject to limitations
Innovate with us
Innovators like you are building the future. Join the program by claiming the
Innovators badge on your developer profile. You’ll receive invitations to hear
from Google Cloud executives and Developer Advocates, invitations to our
community events, and learning opportunities to expand your skills.
Join live discussions, AMAs, and roadmap sessions to learn the latest directly
Share your projects, content, and ideas with your peers
Get connected with our network of Innovators and share ideas
Access to unique learning opportunities
Get recognized for your skills with digital badges
The inaugural Innovators Hive was a live, interactive, and virtual event
for our global Innovators community. Hive offered rich technical content
presented by Champion Innovators and Google engineering leaders. If you
weren't able to attend, you can watch all the sessions here.
Everyone is welcome to join the Google Cloud Innovators program - developers,
students, cloud practitioners . . . any Google Cloud user. Champion Innovators
are the few who rise above and inspire us all. Champion Innovators are
nominated by Googlers. In the coming months we will be opening additional
paths to membership.
The Innovators program is an umbrella program across all of Google Cloud - including
Workspace - to support the personal and professional growth of all users of Google
How do I join the program?
Program membership is determined by the presence of an Innovators badge on your
If you do not have a Developer Profile, you can create one for free. Clicking the
"Join here" button above adds the Innovators Program badge (shown below) to your
How do I leave the program?
You can leave the Innovators program by deleting the Google Cloud Innovator badge
from your Developer Profile.