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The following options below are the many types of sponsorship that we offer. For TechFest Title and Keynote sponsorship offers, please contact Dawn Yankeelov at dawny@talklou.com

TechFest Title Sponsor ($50,000, 1 available) -Includes Day 1 and Day 2

  • $50,000
  • Opening Remarks for TechFest (5 minutes)
  • Most prominent in monthly ad in Business First & Official Event Program.
  • Logo placement on Background banner, which serves as backdrop in all press photo opportunities.
  • Press release tagline on your company for TechFest communications.
  • Logo placement on the TechFest website.
  • Package of 12 All-Access Passes, and TechFest website.
  • Ability to place banners in trade show area.
  • Ability to place banners in breakfast buffet areas.
  • Photo opportunities with keynotes if desired.
  • Scheduled meetings with the local chamber (GLI) or state government officials in workforce development or economic development.

Keynote Sponsors ($25,000, 2 available) – Day 1

  • $25,000
  • Listed prominently in monthly ad in Business First & Official Event Program.
  • Opening remarks for (5 minutes) before Second-Day Keynote.
  • Logo placement on background banner, which serves as backdrop in all press photo opportunities.
  • Press release tagline on your company for TechFest communications.
  • Logo placement on the TALK website, and the TechFestLou website.
  • Package of 6 All-Access Passes, and discounting for those additionally desired.
  • Ability to place banners in trade show area and breakfast buffet areas.
  • Photo opportunities with keynotes, if desired.
  • Scheduled meetings with local chamber (GLI) or state government officials in workforce development or economic development.

Workshop Sponsor ($5,000, 4 available) – Day 2

  • Two-All Access Passes to TechFest
  • Recognition from the podium during meeting introduction for your morning's activities.
  • Logo placement on the TALK website, and the TechFestLou website.v
  • Listed in Official Event Program
  • Logo to be prominent in session track signage
  • Opportunity to give out promotional material or items to participants in each session in track, and do a 3-minute opener on company services or products
  • Scheduled meetings with local chamber (GLI) or state government officials in workforce development or economic development

Track Sponsors ($5,000, 4 available) – Day 1

  • 4 Track Sessions, Day One
  • $5,000 Per track.
  • Current Tracks:
    • The Internet of Things
    • Healthcare (IT, medical devices, and life sciences)
    • Cyber security
    • Manufacturing
  • Logo placement on the TechFest website.
  • Package of Two All-Access Passes for TechFest website
  • Logo to be prominent in session track signage.
  • Ability to place banners in trade show area.
  • Ability to place banners in breakfast buffet areas.
  • Opportunity to give out promotional material or items to participants in each session in track, and do a 3-minute opener on company services or products.
  • Scheduled meetings with local chamber (GLI) or state government officials in workforce development or economic development.
  • Listed in Official Event Program with description, not to exceed 75 words.

Cocktail Hour Sponsor ($3,500, 1 available) – Day 1

  • Logo placement on the TALK website, and the TechFest website.
  • Two-All Access Passes to TechFest.
  • Ability ti place banners in trade show area.
  • Ability to place banners in cocktail areas.
  • May do a 5-minute announcement during the opening remarks of the cocktail hour, or show video not to exceed 5 minutes.
  • Listed in Official event program
  • Opportunity to give out promotional material or items.
  • Scheduled meetings with local chamber (GLI) or state government officials in workforce development or economic development.

Breakfast or Lunch Sponsor ($2,500, 3 available) – Day 1 and Day 2

  • Two-All Access Passes to TechFest.
  • Sponsor table near the meal entrance for your marketing collateral display.
  • Recognition from the podium during introductions for meal.
  • Your company logo included in on-screen presentation (where available)
  • Logo placement on the TechFest website.
  • Listed in Official Event Program.
  • Ability to place banners in trade show area.
  • Opportunity to provide raffle drawing prizes
  • Scheduled meetings with local chamber (GLI) or state government officials in workforce development or economic development.

Demo Room Sponsor ($1,500, 5 available) – Day 2

  • Two-All Access Passes to TechFest
  • Sponsor table near the event entrance for your marketing collateral display that morning.
  • Recognition from the podium during meeting introduction for the morning activities
  • Logo placement on the TALK website, and the TechFestLou website
  • Listed in Official Event Program
  • Scheduled meetings with local chamber (GLI) or state government officials in workforce development or economic development

Trade Show Exhibitor($900, 15 available) – Day 1 & 2

Mini-Trade Show Display Area

  • Booth space in the trade show gallery to exhibit company products and services. Interactive exhibits are encouraged.
  • Listed in Official Event Program

Maximum Trade-Show Displays

  • Up to 15 (participants to provide 10" by 10" booth or they will be provided with long table for display and two chairs) = $900.00 per booth participation (15)
  • If needing special services, such as high-speed internet access beyond basic service, streaming of video, or specialty extension cords, microphones or otherwise, must be requested at least two weeks in advance of the actual date, additional fees will apply.
  • Opportunity to give out promotional material or items to participants.
  • Scheduled meetings with local chamber (GLI) or state government officials in workforce development or economic development, if desired.