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Sponsorship Opportunities

 

Sponsorship Opportunities

Several strategic sponsorship opportunities are available to provide companies with high level visibility. Sponsors of the event will receive exclusive benefits as well as a forum to showcase their company’s mission and services. MDV-SEIA will assist each sponsor with leveraging the full marketing potential of the conference, including significant exposure leading up to the event.

 

Conference Sponsorship Levels Include:

 

  • Diamond Sponsor (1 Available) – $15,000
  • Platinum Sponsor (1 Sold, 4 Available) – $10,000
  • Gold Sponsor (3 Sold) – $5,000
  • Silver Sponsor (5 Sold) – $2,500
  • Bronze Sponsor (4 Sold) – $1,500

 

Additional Sponsorship Opportunities:

  • Conference Kickoff Dinner Sponsor (1 Available) – $8,000
  • Conference Kickoff Reception Sponsor (Sold!) – $3,500
  • Breakfast Sponsor (1 Available) – $2,500
  • Networking Breaks Sponsor (1 Available) – $2,500

 

Full details on each opportunity are presented below.  You may also view the 2013 Solar Focus Sponsorship Opportunities brochure for more information. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at conference@mdvseia.org.  MDV-SEIA is committed to creating a unique experience for each partner.  We are happy to think creatively with you to design a sponsorship package that meets your needs.

 

Diamond Sponsorship (1 Available)

 

The Diamond Sponsorship is the highest level sponsorship at the 2013 Solar Focus Conference. The company that takes this sponsorship will have access to the highest form of visibility leading up to and during the conference. In addition, with the large number of complimentary tickets that are included as part of this package, your company will have the opportunity to turn the Solar Focus Conference into a team event.

 

Benefits Include:

  • Invitation for 10 guests to attend opening reception and dinner
  • 10 complimentary Full Conference registration badges
  • Premier placement of logo on MDV-SEIA conference website
  • Premier placement of logo in conference materials including email blasts to solar business leaders
  • Onsite Wi-Fi– sponsor company name entered for each log on
  • 20 Twitter mentions and 20 retweets throughout calendar year from MDV-SEIA twitter account
  • Conference month social media promotion
  • Thank you from MDV-SEIA president in opening remarks
  • 5 minutes at Opening Ceremony to introduce organization and keynote speaker
  • Announcement of sponsorship on MDV-SEIA blog and social media
  • Feature length article highlighting company and thoughts on the solar sector posted on MDV-SEIA website and promoted through social media
  • 2 page ad space in conference day brochure
  • Full slide in presentation to be played during breaks

 

Platinum Sponsorship (1 Sold, 4 Available)

 

There are only a handful of sponsorships available at this level to allow each Platinum Sponsor the opportunity to standout at the conference. Along with the Diamond Sponsor, Platinum Sponsors play a key role in ensuring a successful conference for attendees and are rewarded generously for their support.

 

Benefits Include:

  • Invitation for 5 guests to attend opening reception and dinner
  • 5 complimentary Full Conference registration badges
  • Prominent placement of logo on MDV-SEIA conference website
  • Prominent placement of logo on conference materials including email blasts to solar business leaders
  • 10 Twitter mentions and 10 retweets throughout calendar year from MDV-SEIA twitter account
  • Conference month social media promotion
  • Thank you from MDV-SEIA president in opening remarks
  • 2 minutes to introduce organization and speaker
  • Announcement of sponsorship on MDV-SEIA blog and social media
  • Blog entry highlighting company and thoughts on the solar sector posted on MDV-SEIA website and promoted through social media
  • Full page ad space in conference day brochure
  • Full slide in presentation to be played during breaks

 

 Gold Sponsorship

 

Perhaps the most popular option, Gold Sponsorships provide companies with a unique opportunity to raise their company profiles   through an extensive benefits package.

 

Benefits Include:

  • Invitation for 3 guests to attend opening reception and dinner
  • 3 complimentary Full Conference registration badges
  • Prominent placement of logo on MDVSEIA website
  • Prominent placement of logo on conference materials including email blasts to solar business leaders
  • 5 Twitter mentions and 5 retweets throughout calendar year from MDVSEIA twitter account
  • Conference month social media promotion
  • Announcement of sponsorship on MDVSEIA blog and social media
  • Blog entry highlighting company and thoughts on the solar sector posted on MDV-SEIA website and promoted through social media
  • 1/2 page ad space in conference day brochure
  • 1/2 slide in presentation to be played during breaks

 

 Silver Sponsorship

 

This mid-level sponsorship affords companies with an avenue to make a meaningful contribution to the conference while keeping costs low.

 

Benefits Include:

  • Invitation for 2 guest to attend opening reception and dinner
  • 2 complimentary Full Conference registration badges
  • Placement of logo on MDV-SEIA website
  • Placement of logo on conference materials including email blasts to solar business leaders
  • 3 Twitter mentions and 3 retweets throughout calendar year from MDVSEIA twitter account
  • Conference month social media promotion
  • Announcement of sponsorship on MDV-SEIA blog and social media
  • Blog entry highlighting company and thoughts on the solar sector posted on MDV-SEIA website and promoted through social media
  • 1/4 page ad space in conference day brochure
  • Logo inclusion in presentation to be played during breaks

 

 Bronze Sponsorship

 

As a Bronze Sponsor, your company will have an opportunity to access a level of visibility at the Solar Focus Conference not available to general attendees.

 

Benefits Include:

  • Invitation for 1 guest to attend opening reception and dinner
  • 1 complimentary Full Conference registration badge
  • Placement of logo on MDV-SEIA website
  • Placement of logo on conference materials including email blasts to solar business leaders
  • 2 Twitter mentions and 2 retweets throughout calendar year from MDVSEIA twitter account
  • Conference month social media promotion
  • Announcement of sponsorship on MDV-SEIA blog and social media
  • Blog entry highlighting company and thoughts on the solar sector posted on MDV-SEIA website and promoted through social media
  • Logo inclusion in presentation to be played during breaks

 

 Opening Dinner Sponsorship (1 Available)

 

The Opening Dinner follows the KickOff Reception and includes a gourmet dinner with local fare, open bar, and a keynote address from an industry thought leader. Following the keynote address, there will be an opportunity to ask the speaker questions and engage in a thought provoking discussion. As the exclusive sponsor of the Opening Dinner, you will have a unique opportunity to increase your visibility by addressing the crowd prior at the start of dinner and introducing the keynote speaker.

 

Benefits Include:

  • Invitation for 4 guests to attend opening reception and dinner
  • 4 complimentary Full Conference registration badges
  • Prominent placement of logo on MDV-SEIA website
  • Prominent placement of logo on conference materials including email blasts to solar business leaders
  • 8 Twitter mentions and 8 retweets throughout calendar year from MDV-SEIA twitter account
  • Conference month social media promotion
  • 2 minutes to introduce organization and keynote speaker
  • Announcement of sponsorship on MDV-SEIA blog and social media
  • Blog entry highlighting company and thoughts on the solar sector posted on MDV-SEIA website and promoted through social media
  • ½ page ad space in conference day brochure
  • ½ slide inclusion in presentation to be played during breaks

 

KickOff Reception Sponsorship (1 Available)

 

The Kickoff Reception is the launch event for the 2013 Solar Focus Conference. Attendees will have the opportunity to mingle over hors d’oeuvres and drinks prior to the Opening Dinner. As the exclusive sponsor of the Kickoff Reception, you will receive recognition for providing a warm and inviting event to launch the Solar Focus Conference.

 

Benefits Include:

  • Invitation for 3 guests to attend opening reception and dinner
  • 3 Complimentary Full Conference registration badges
  • Prominent placement of logo on MDV-SEIA website
  • Prominent placement of logo on conference materials including email blasts to solar business leaders
  • 5 Twitter mentions and 5 retweets throughout calendar year from MDV-SEIA twitter account
  • Conference month social media promotion
  • Announcement of sponsorship on MDV-SEIA blog and social media
  • Blog entry highlighting company and thoughts on the solar sector posted on MDV-SEIA website and promoted through social media
  • Logo inclusion in presentation to be played during breaks

 

Breakfast Sponsorship (1 Available)

 

The conference begins with a continental breakfast for sponsors, speakers, and attendees to enjoy and provides a networking opportunity prior to the opening keynote speaker. As the exclusive sponsor of the breakfast, you will receive recognition for providing a rewarding start to the day.

 

Benefits Include:

  • Invitation for 2 guests to attend VIP reception
  • 2 complimentary Full Conference registration badges
  • Prominent placement of logo on MDV-SEIA website
  • Prominent placement of logo on conference materials including email blasts to solar business leaders
  • 3 Twitter mentions and 3 retweets throughout calendar year from MDV-SEIA twitter account
  • Conference month social media promotion
  • Announcement of sponsorship on MDV-SEIA blog and social media
  • Blog entry highlighting company and thoughts on the solar sector posted on MDV-SEIA website and promoted through social media
  • Logo inclusion in presentation to be played during breaks

 

Networking Breaks Sponsorship (1 Available)

 

Throughout the conference, there will be several breaks to provide attendees with opportunities to meet new solar stakeholders and reconnect with old connections. Snacks and drinks will be provided during each break. As the exclusive sponsor of every break during the conference, you will receive recognition for providing a forum for networking.

 

Benefits Include:

  • Invitation for 2 guests to attend VIP reception
  • 2 complimentary Full Conference registration badges
  • Prominent placement of logo on MDV-SEIA website
  • Prominent placement of logo on conference materials including email blasts to solar business leaders
  • 3 Twitter mentions and 3 retweets throughout calendar year from MDV-SEIA twitter account
  • Conference month social media promotion
  • Announcement of sponsorship on MDV-SEIA blog and social media
  • Blog entry highlighting company and thoughts on the solar sector posted on MDV-SEIA website and promoted through social media
  • Logo inclusion in presentation to be played during breaks