We use email lists on the
Yahoo Groups system.
requires that each request to add a new email address
be initiated and confirmed via the desired email address.
You email Yahoo and then respond to each confirmation
(Note: Gmail treats confirmation
messages from rival Yahoo as spam -- click "More" in the left-hand menu to find
the hidden Spam folder in Gmail.)
If you are on your hp.com or hpe.com email
account, forward a link to this page to your personal email account
and apply from there.
Please send an email -- as described
below -- from the personal email account that you will use for
your membership. We do not accept applications from an
@hp.com or @hpe.com email address --
you will lose that address when you leave the company. (If you
don't already have a personal email account, you can get a free
Internet email account in a few minutes.
How to set up a professional email account.)
Please select a single email
address to use for all dealings with HPAA. We use your email
address, not your name, to identify you for the various HPAA
services. (With 28,000 members, we have many duplicate
names.) An email account that sends
challenge replies to incoming emails
does not work for HPAA.
We've found that company, professional
association, and university alumni email addresses do not
work well for HPAA. All of our emails are moderated by the
HPAA team. However, the topics we discuss can look
suspicious to anti-spam systems and firewalls -- and
therefore be automatically discarded before reaching your
You need to send your request from
the email account that you wish to use for your membership. (If
changing your address, be sure to send the email from your new
Do not send as an attachment. Your
application will not reach us.