Interested Industry Partners may contact Sue Griffin, at SGriffin@smithbucklin.com or +1-312-673-5586 for more information and to find an opportunity that aligns with your company's goals!
Keynote Speaker (Max. 3 Sponsors)*
Here is your opportunity to associate your brand with high-level speakers. As a sponsor, your company will be recognized in promotion, signage and present a 3–5-minute video (produced by the sponsor) before the keynote address. You also have the opportunity to provide a marketing piece (artwork provided by sponsor) to be distributed to all attendees during the general session. — $15,000 USD*
Education Advocate Sponsor (Max. 5 Sponsors)*
Demonstrate your organizations commitment to education by becoming an Education Advocate. Your sponsorship includes the opportunity to present on and sponsor topics such as, but not limited to Cyber Security, Payments, Millennials and more. Your sponsorship also includes recognition in our mobile event app, signage, and all electronic conference materials. Includes one session in the general education breakouts, content must be educational in nature and approved by the World Council education committee. Our committees look for informative sessions that reference real-life outcomes rather than offering product benefits. Sessions that get great feedback typically involve a customer case study. — $7,500 USD
Solution Center Theatre Presentation (Max. 4 Sponsors)*
Credit Unions need your solution to excel their business! Share a case study in the Solution Center Showcase with a 20-minute timeslot. The sponsorship includes co-branding of your company logo in theatre and recognition in the conference agenda and mobile app. — $7,500 USD
NEW! Product Demo Showcase (Max. 10 Sponsors)*
Do you have a product/service demo video to showcase? Your video will be played on loop, during Exhibit Hours in the Solution Showcase for all to watch! Video max. length 10 min.
Networking and Lead Generation Opportunities
Opening Reception in the Solution Center (Max. 5 Sponsors)*
Co-host the very first networking opportunity at the conference! Toast the attendees and participate in the Whiskey Tasting event in the WOCCU Whiskey Garden! Your logo will be displayed on barrels, cups, and napkins at the bar/food areas. Your company will also be recognized as an Opening Reception co-sponsor during Sunday's Opening Ceremony, the highest attended event of the conference. — $15,000 USD
Closing Party (Max. 5 Sponsors)*
After a week of making connections, invite your top clients to one of our highest attended events, the closing party, as VIP’s. This sponsorship secures two (2) tables at the closing party reserved for your organization and invitations for 20 attendees. Your logo will be showcased on the table as well as throughout the event as a Closing Party Sponsor. The Closing Party features a buffet dinner and cocktails. — $10,000 USD
Branding & Advertising Opportunities
Charging Lounge (Exclusive)*
Located in the solution center, reconnect and recharge with a company branded charging area that all attendees will use! — $25,000 USD
Conference App (Exclusive)*
Go mobile and associate your brand with the conference when you sponsor the conference app. You will make a tech-savvy impact on the credit union leaders and decision-makers in attendance with the opportunity to display your logo on the app's splash screen, publish feature posts, and send conference-wide push notifications. Exclusive sponsorship includes: Your logo on the splash screen, one promotional post pinned to the top of the activity feed for 30 minutes, one app section with logo on the navigation screen and link to more info, and two global push notifications. You will also be mentioned as the conference app sponsor in signage and general sessions. — $15,000 USD
Lanyards (Exclusive)* - SOLD to Origence, a CU Direct Brand
Your logo or name will appear on this very visible item. Name badges are required for conference admittance, so this is a sure way to keep your name in front of all attendees and guests.
Conference Bags (Exclusive)*
Gain valuable exposure in big numbers with your logo printed on the conference bag. With the myriad of items delegates carry, it’s an exceptional opportunity to feature your company on an event item that is used for the duration and following the conference. Sponsorship includes one-color logo imprinted on the attendee bag. A complimentary bag insert is included in the cost of the sponsorship. — $10,000 USD
Registration Sponsor (Exclusive)*
As the registration sponsor your company will have the first opportunity to showcase your products or solution to conference attendees. Your logo will be placed on the registration confirmation page and distributed in the Registration email and press release. Signage will also be displayed on-site at the registration area. One (1) promotional piece can be distributed to attendees at registration check-in as well. — $10,000 USD
Agenda Sponsor (Exclusive)*
This opportunity provides full exposure for your company name, logo, and marketing message on the much-used pocket guide. Sponsorship would also include recognition as the agenda sponsor on the website. The Agenda is the most viewed item on the conference website and within the mobile app. — $7,500 USD
Welcome Letter (Exclusive)*
Be the first company attendees see when you place your logo & booth number and on the Welcome Letters all attendees receive when checking in to their hotel. — $5,000 USD
Hand Sanitizer (Exclusive)*
Sponsor the mini hand sanitizers that will be inserted in the official conference bags. Your logo will be featured on each bottle. — $5,000 USD
Conference Bag Insert (Max 5. Sponsors)*
Provide a flyer in the attendee bag that is handed out to each participant during the registration process. Your companies message is sure to be noticed. — $3,000 USD
Please note that all artwork, logos or informational pieces must be provided by the sponsor.
*All sponsorships include one (1) registration to the 2022 World Credit Union Conference.