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2022 Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorships are sold to the first school who makes the reservation. Many options sell out quickly, so please act fast if you have a specific selection in mind. We will note what has been sold in the descriptions below.  

NASPAA Sponsorships give your program visibility within the public affairs education community and help support conference expenses. Sponsorship packages are available at various “metallic” levels. The general benefits that correspond to each level are identified in the chart below. The specific sponsorships available are detailed in the individual descriptions below and include additional event/item specific benefits and recognition.

 

2022 Sponsor Opportunities

2022 benefit chart

Thank you to the #NASPAA2022 Sponsors already on board!

"New to NASPAA" Fund

The New to NASPAA Fund has sponsorships available at any of the metallic levels with the corresponding sponsorship benefits.

The fund will award scholarships of conference registration and small travel grants to support conference attendance of NASPAA members (and potential members) that may not have the resources to attend otherwise. Participation will be a three year commitment with increasing NASPAA and conference involvement each year. With awardees ideally going from conference attendance the first year to submitting or joining panel proposal in the second and third years, as well as committee and/or section involvement. The New to NASPAA Fund will enrich NASPAA's annual conference by bringing new diverse voices and perspectives to programming. 

Platinum Opportunities $12,000

1 of 3 sponsorships have been SOLD.

Co-sponsor of the welcome reception on Wednesday, Oct. 19 at the conference hotel, the JW Marriott Chicago. Recognition in event promotions, push notification in mobile app, and onsite signage; ability for school leader to give brief welcome remarks and exhibit/distribute school materials or giveaway (NASPAA must approve). Est. 350-400 guests.

 

This sponsorship has already been SOLD.

Sponsor the Opening Plenary on Thursday, Oct. 20 at the conference hotel, the JW Marriott Chicago. Recognition at podium, in event slideshow, push notification in mobile app, and placement of custom ad in event slideshow; ability to place school promo materials/giveaway at all guest seats/tables and place signage on stage. Premium seating reserved for school leadership. Est. 350 guests.

3 of 3 sponsorships have been SOLD.

Co-sponsor of the Friday night reception on Oct. 21 at downtown Chicago venue. Recognition in event promotions, push notification in mobile app, and onsite signage; ability for school leader to give brief remarks and exhibit/distribute school materials or giveaway (NASPAA must approve). Est. 300-350 guests.

Gold Opportunities $8,500

This items has already SOLD.

Logo/Name placement on conference name badge. Distributed at registration to all (est. 650) attendees.

This item has already SOLD.

Sponsor of the NASPAA Digital Flip-Book, which is the program booklet sent to all conference attendees in advance and shared widely in NASPAA communications. Front page color ad placement and premium recognition in flip-book.

This item has already SOLD. 

Logo placement on reusable bag distributed to at Registration to all (est. 650) attendees.

This item has been SOLD.

Design front side of hotel keycard distributed to attendees staying at the official conference hotels, the JW Marriott Chicago and W Chicago - City Center.

This item has SOLD.

Sponsor of the conference mobile app. Premium digital ad placement and recognition within the app, and recognition with the app download instructions in conference program and communications, onsite slide shows, and other signage.

This item has SOLD.

Sponsor the NASPAA Awards luncheon on Thursday, Oct. 20 at the conference hotel, the JW Marriott Chicago. Recognition at podium, in event slideshow, push notification in mobile app, and placement of custom ad in event slideshow; ability to place school promo materials/giveaway at all guest seats and place signage on stage (NASPAA must approve). Comp luncheon tickets for up to 3 and premium table seating for school leadership. Est. 300-350 guests.

This item has SOLD.

Sponsor the Friday luncheon on Oct. 21 at the conference hotel, the JW Marriott Chicago. Recognition at podium, in event slideshow, push notification in mobile app, and placement of custom ad in event slideshow; ability to place school promo materials/giveaway at all guest seats and place signage at stage (NASPAA must approve). Comp luncheon tickets for up to 3 and premium table seating for school leadership. Est. 300-350 guests.

This item has SOLD.

Select the customized password and/or network name; logo recognition on Wi-Fi usage instructions in conference program, onsite slide shows and other signage.

Silver Opportunities $6,500

Sponsor of the welcome reception for all NASPAA non-US attendees on Wednesday, Oct. 19 at the conference hotel, the JW Marriott Chicago. Recognition in event promotions, push notification in mobile app, and onsite signage; ability for school leader to give brief welcome remarks and exhibit/distribute school materials or giveaway (NASPAA must approve). Est. 50 guests.

This item has SOLD.

Logo placement on re-useable water bottle distributed at Registration to all (est. 650) attendees.

Bronze Opportunities $5,000

This item has SOLD.

Sponsor of AI breakfast on Wednesday, Oct. 19 (est. 200 attendees). Recognition onsite at podium and in AI slideshow. Ability to place promo/giveaway at all guest seats. Inclusion on AI specific communications.

This item is SOLD.

Sponsor of the AI lunch on Wednesday, Oct. 19 (est. 200 attendees). Onsite podium and slideshow recognition. Ability for promo materials/giveaway at all guest seats (NASPAA must approve). Inclusion in all AI specific communications.

This item has SOLD.

Sponsor of morning breakfast snack on Friday, Oct. 21; signage at onsite station and recognition in flip-book program and mobile app.

This item has SOLD.

Sponsor of afternoon snack on Friday, Oct. 21; signage at onsite station and recognition in flip-book program and mobile app.

This item has SOLD.

Sponsor of all-day coffee and tea on Friday, Oct. 21; signage at stations and recognition in flip-book program and mobile app.

This item has SOLD.

Logo or name placement on hand sanitizer distributed to all attendees (est. 650) at Registration.    

This item as been SOLD.

Logo or name placement on mask distributed to all attendees (est. 650) at Registration.

This item is SOLD.

Sponsor of morning breakfast snack on Thursday, Oct. 20; signage at onsite station and recognition in flip-book program and mobile app.

This item has SOLD.

Sponsor of afternoon snack on Thursday, Oct. 20; signage at onsite station and recognition in flip-book program and mobile app.

This item has SOLD.

Sponsor of all-day coffee and tea on Thursday, Oct. 20; signage at stations and recognition in flip-book program and mobile app.

Copper Opportunities $3,500

Sponsor of the snack break on Wednesday, Oct. 19 (est. 200 attendees). Onsite podium recognition, slide show, and signage at station. Inclusion on AI specific communications.

Sponsor of a conference track and recognition in flip-book program and mobile app. Tracks available are:

  • Track 1: Institutionalizing Equity and Justice -- SOLD
  • Track 2: Instructing Today’s and Tomorrow’s Public Affairs Leaders -- SOLD
  • Track 3: Responding to a Global Imperative -- SOLD
  • Track 4: Educating across the Public Affairs Spectrum: Undergraduate and Doctoral -- SOLD
  • Track 5: Uplifting the Infrastructure of our Programs - SOLD

Several available (Thursday and Friday). Ability for leadership to make brief welcome remarks at start of session. Recognition in flip-book program and session's mobile app listing.

If needed, there will be a lottery among the sponsors to determine picking order of the sessions.

Sponsor of a Wednesday workshops or charrette (such as Doctoral Programs, Case Studies) on Oct. 19. Recognition signage and inclusion in workshop specific communications as well as program and app listings.

Sponsor of a morning yoga session on Thursday Oct. 20 or Friday Oct. 21 morning. Recognition on signage and inclusion on specific communications as well as program and app listings.

(Thursday or Friday morning TBD)

Supporter Opportunities $2,500

Recognized as a Conference Supporter in listing on website, conference program and mobile app, as well as onsite slide shows and signage; complimentary full-page advertisement in conference flip-book program.

 

To Secure Your Sponsorship Package

Sponsorships are sold to the first school who makes the request. Many options sell out quickly, so please act fast if you have a specific sponsorship in mind.

Please note requests will be processed in the order received. You may list alternate choices on your reservation form. We will do our best to keep this website updated on what has been sold.

You must fill out the reservation form to officially submit your specific sponsorship request. You may provide credit card payment or indicate you wish to be invoiced.

To fully execute the benefits of your sponsorship, reservation forms and your ad should be received no later than, September 9, 2022.

IMPORTANT: To officially secure your sponsorship, payment (checks or credit card) must be submitted to NASPAA by Sept. 15, 2022.

Questions? Contact Ja'Nell Henry at henry@naspaa.org.

If you are interested in a specific opportunity that you do not see listed, please inquire. From time to time, we may be able to add additional elements and are also open to customizable opportunities that align with your school's specific initiatives or objectives.