The International Conference for Knowledge Management (ICKM) is a leading Information Science forum with a diverse audience from academia and industry, providing access to cutting-edge research, the latest innovations, as well as the opportunity to network with invested professionals.
Please consider becoming a sponsor of the 16th annual ICKM to be held December 3-5 in Durham NC, USA – the City of Medicine. In exchange for your tax-deductible or non-monetary contributions, sponsors receive brand-building exposure, the opportunity to showcase your wares (unsure how best to say that), and members of your company or organization are welcomed to attend as participants and/or presenters. Sponsors earn additional benefits through marketing or networking deliverables.
Sponsorships, each with the following premium benefits, are available at the levels outlined below:
Diamond – $10,000:
Diamond sponsors earn tremendous, sales-building exposure starting with the chance to speak at the conference in your own 50-minute Solution Session* and advanced promotion designed to attract the maximum number of attendees to your session, You’ll gain top billing with your corporate logo on the front cover of the conference program and a full-page ad on the inside front cover. In addition, your corporate logo will be prominently displayed on the conference website, all marketing materials, and on screens and signage throughout the event.
Gold – $5,000:
Gold sponsors will show market leadership by presenting your own 30-minute Solution Session* as well as advanced promotion of your subject matter to entice a maximum audience. You´ll also get value-added brand exposure with a half-page ad in the conference program as well as prominent placement of your corporate logo on the conference website, all marketing materials, and on screens and signage throughout the event.
*The conference planning committee is pleased to work with you on choosing a Solution Session topic.
Silver – $3,000:
As a Silver sponsor, you’ll be able to market your brand and wares at a prime exhibit table** and to interact directly with conference attendees throughout the event. In addition, your corporate logo will be featured on Vendor Session banners, the conference website, and on all marketing materials.
Bronze – $2,000:
Our Bronze sponsorship gives brand exposure by hosting your own exhibit table** with your logo on Vendor Session banners and the conference website.
Quartz – $1500 (Education & Non-Profit Groups ONLY):
This special sponsorship level is designed to offer our Education and Non-Profit partners the same benefits as Bronze – at a discount.**
**All vendors and exhibitors have a chance to launch new products and services, collect high-quality sales leads, build brand awareness, and cultivate customer relationships.
Other Sponsorship Opportunities:
Breakfast Sponsor – $500
Start the day with great sales exposure over more than just coffee and doughnuts! Your support allows all attendees to enjoy a hearty/healthy breakfast while you benefit from added exposure through prominent signage – a great value for any budget.
Luncheon Sponsor – $2000-$2500:
Prominent signage highlights your sponsorship. Plus, you’ll look like a winner to all who enjoy a quality buffet luncheon between sessions!
AM or PM Snack Sponsor – $250:
Have attendees “wear” your corporate logo all-conference long! Imagine hundreds of walking advertisements promoting your brand.
Thumb Drive Sponsor
Have your name and logo on USB drive provided to attendees.
This special sponsorship level allows organizations to register up to 5 members to attend the conference.
All sponsorships are tax-deductible and payable to: Knowledge and Information Professional Association (KIPA), a 501(c)(6) non-profit organization, Federal Tax ID: 20-801815. Monetary contributions can be made by check mailed to:
KIPA Treasurer, Rose Baker
3940 N. Elm St, G150
Denton, TX 76207
Donations of company products: see Rose Baker.