Network for Academic Renewal Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship Opportunities for AAC&U's 2017-2018 series of Network for Academic Renewal Conferences can be found below.  The conferences are:

Global Engagement and Social Responsibility
October 12-14, 2017 / New Orleans

Transforming STEM Higher Education
November 2-4, 2017 / San Francisco

General Education and Assessment
February 15-17, 2018 / Philadelphia

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusive Democracy
March 22-24, 2018 / San Diego

 

Collaborating Sponsor—$18,000
Series Sponsor (all four meetings)—$15,000
Reception/Poster Session Sponsor—$8,000
Contributing Sponsor—$5,000
Friend Sponsor—$2,500
Coffee Break Sponsor—$2,500
Name Badge Pouch Sponsor—$1,500

For more information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact AAC&U's Office of Outreach and Member Engagement at 202-387-3760 or email us at sponsorships@aacu.org

 

Collaborating Sponsor:   $18,000

The Collaborating Sponsor will receive the benefits of a Network for Academic Renewal Supporting Sponsor at two AAC&U Network meetings of choice (Value: $10,000) and will be recognized as the sole sponsor of the Welcoming Reception at the Annual Meeting (Value: $8,000).

Network for Academic Renewal Benefits:

  • Opportunity to sponsor a Plenary session at two FY2018 Network for Academic Renewal meetings of your choice and receive recognition with the session descriptions in the Final Programs.
  • Recognition from the podium at the Opening Plenary at both Network for Academic Renewal Conferences.
  • Opportunity to schedule a 60-minute concurrent session, presenting with a campus partner representative at two of the four Network conferences.  (See Contributing sponsorship for more details.)

Annual Meeting Benefits:

  • Recognition from podium at the Opening Night Forum.
  • Exclusive recognition on banner at the Welcoming Reception.  This event is open to all conference registrants.
  • Logo and recognition of sponsor included in description of the Welcoming Reception in the Preliminary Program (for sponsorship agreement completed by August 18, 2017).
  • Logo and recognition of sponsor included in description of the Welcoming Reception in the Final Program (for sponsorship agreement completed by November 1, 2017).
  • Opportunity to schedule a 60-minute concurrent session at the Annual Meeting, presenting with a campus partner representative.  (For more details, see Contributing Sponsorship Option A for the Annual Meeting Sponsorship Levels.)
  • Logo and recognition in the Listing of Sponsors in the Preliminary Program reaching more than 20,000 individuals, including presidents, senior campus administrators, and faculty nationwide (for sponsorship agreement completed by August 18, 2017

Benefits for all three conferences:

  • Featured logo and special recognition in Final Programs of each conference.  Sponsorships must be confirmed by:
    • September 15, 2017, for the Global Engagement and Social Responsibility conference
    • October 10, 2017, for the Transforming STEM Higher Education conference
    • November 1, 2017, for the Annual Meeting
    • January 29, 2018, for the General Education and Assessment conference
    • March 1, 2018, for the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusive Democracy conference
  • Featured logo and recognition on the Listing of Sponsors on the websites for all three conferences, with sponsor’s logo, description, and link to website.
  • Featured logo and recognition on donor list in fall issue of Liberal Education, AAC&U’s flagship journal.
  • Three complimentary conference registrations and opportunity for those three representatives to attend sessions of their choice at each conference.
  • Six-foot skirted display table available at each conference.
  • Inclusion in Listing of Sponsors on the Annual Meeting and Network Meetings’ mobile app, with sponsor’s logo, description, and link to website.

 

Series Sponsor:    $15,000

The Series Sponsor will have the greatest visibility at all four conferences in the Network for Academic Renewal Series. (Four sessions for the price of three)

  • Opportunity to schedule a 60-minute concurrent session with a campus partner representative at all four Network conferences.  (See Contributing sponsorship for more details.)
  • Opportunity to sponsor a Plenary session at each of the four conferences and receive recognition with the session descriptions in the Final Programs.
  • The only sponsor to be recognized with the title “Conference Series Sponsor.”
  • Special recognition in all four Final Programs.  Sponsorships must be confirmed by:
    • September 15, 2017, for the Global Engagement and Social Responsibility conference
    • October 10, 2017, for the Transforming STEM Higher Education conference
    • January 29, 2018, for the General Education and Assessment conference
    • March 1, 2018, for the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusive Democracy conference
  • Featured logo and recognition on the Listing of Sponsors on all four Network event websites with sponsor’s logo, description, and link to website.
  • Recognition on donor list in fall issue of Liberal Education, AAC&U’s flagship journal.
  • Three complimentary conference registrations at all four Network for Academic Renewal conferences.
  • Six-foot skirted display table available at all four Network conferences.
  • Inclusion in Listing of Sponsors on the mobile app for all four Network conferences, with sponsor’s logo, description, and link to website.

 

Welcoming Reception or Poster Session Sponsor:    $8,000

The Sponsor of the Welcoming Reception has maximum visibility for the premiere event of the Network conference, the only social function is open to all registrants.

  • Recognition from podium at Opening Night Keynote and Closing Plenary session.
  • Exclusive recognition on banner at entrance to Welcoming Reception or Poster Session.
  • Recognition of sponsor included in announcement of the Welcoming Reception or Poster Session in the Final Program.
  • Opportunity to schedule a 60-minute concurrent session with a campus partner representative.  (See Contributing sponsorship for more details.)
  • Special recognition in Final Program.  Sponsorships must be confirmed by:
    • September 15, 2017, for the Global Engagement and Social Responsibility  conference
    • October 10, 2017, for the Transforming STEM Higher Education conference
    • January 29, 2018, for the General Education and Assessment conference
    • March 1, 2018, for the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusive Democracy conference
  • Logo and recognition on the Listing of Sponsors webpage with sponsor’s logo, description, and link to website.
  • Recognition on donor list in Fall issue of Liberal Education, AAC&U’s flagship journal.
  • Three complimentary conference registrations.
  • Six-foot skirted display table for duration of conference.
  • Inclusion in Listing of Sponsors on the conference’s mobile app, with sponsor’s logo, description, and link to website.

 

Contributing Sponsor:     $5,000

A Contributing Sponsor receives recognition for sponsorship of a specific concurrent session and visibility as the resource presenter.

  • Opportunity to sponsor and present a specific concurrent session as part of the Network conference regular program.  This session must be presented in conjunction with a campus partner, an individual (or individuals) currently using the product or service.  The session is included in the Final Program.
  • Special recognition in Final Program.  Sponsorships must be confirmed by:
    • September 15, 2017, for the Global Engagement and Social Responsibility conference
    • October 10, 2017, for the Transforming STEM Higher Education conference
    • January 29, 2018, for the General Education and Assessment conference
    • March 1, 2018, for the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusive Democracy conference
  • Featured logo and recognition on the Network’s Listing of Sponsors webpage with sponsor’s logo, description, and link to website.
  • Recognition on donor list in Fall issue of Liberal Education, AAC&U’s flagship journal.
  • Three complimentary conference registrations.
  • Six-foot skirted display table for duration of conference.
  • Inclusion in Listing of Sponsors on the conference’s mobile app, with sponsor’s logo, description, and link to website.

 

Friend:     $2,500

Sponsorship opportunity for the display of materials and discussions with meeting attendees.

  • Six-foot skirted display table for duration of conference.
  • Special recognition in Final Program.  Sponsorships must be confirmed by:
    • September 15, 2017 for the Global Engagement and Social Responsibility conference
    • October 10, 2017 for the Transforming STEM Higher Education conference
    • January 29, 2018 for the General Education and Assessment conference
    • March 1, 2018 for the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusive Democracy conference
  • Logo and recognition on the Listing of Sponsors webpage with sponsor’s logo, description, and link to website.
  • Recognition on donor list in Fall issue of Liberal Education, AAC&U’s flagship journal.
  • Three complimentary conference registrations.
  • Inclusion in Listing of Sponsors on the conference’s mobile app, with sponsor’s logo, description, and link to website.

 

NEW NETWORK SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITY

Coffee Break Sponsor:        $2,500

  • Exclusive recognition on banner at various beverage stations during the Friday Morning Coffee Break.
  • Special recognition in Final Program.  Sponsorships must be confirmed by:
  • September 15, 2017 for the Global Engagement and Social Responsibility conference
  • October 10, 2017 for the Transforming STEM Higher Education conference
  • January 29, 2018 for the General Education and Assessment conference
  • March 1, 2018 for the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusive Democracy conference
  • Featured logo and recognition on the Listing of Sponsors webpage with sponsor’s logo, description, and link to website.
  • Recognition on donor list in Fall issue of Liberal Education, AAC&U’s flagship journal.
  • Three complimentary conference registrations.
  • Inclusion in Listing of Sponsors on the conference’s mobile app, with sponsor’s logo, description, and link to website.

 

ADDITIONAL SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITY
This opportunity below must be combined with an existing NAR18 sponsorship level

Sponsor for the Name Badge Pouch:    $1,500

  • Increase visibility through a sponsor-branded pouch for name badges for all registrants of the Network Conference. This is in an exclusive opportunity for one sponsor.
  • The sponsor is responsible for the cost of the sponsorship AND the cost of purchasing the name badge pouch; any unused pouches will be returned to the sponsor.
  • Approval of name badge pouch style by AAC&U (deadline to be determined).

 

For more information about Annual Meeting sponsorships, please email us at
sponsorships@aacu.org