Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship Opportunities: Open Education Global Conference 2017

Thank you for your interest in sponsorship opportunities during the Open Education Global Conference 2017 (http://conference.oeconsortium.org), which will take place from 8 until 10 March 2017 in Cape Town, South Africa.

The Open Education Global Conference is the annual opportunity for researchers, practitioners, policy makers and educators to deeply explore open education and its impact on global education.  Conference participants engage with thought leaders in open education and have the opportunity to share ideas, practices and discuss issues important to the future of education worldwide. The Open Education Global Conference is the largest conference devoted exclusively to open education, attracting participants from more than 30 countries around the world.

The Open Education Global Conference 2017 is organized jointly by the Open Education Consortium and the University of Cape Town.

We welcome your sponsorship support for the conference! Please see opportunities below, or contact us at conference@oeconsortium.org to discuss a custom opportunity.

Information about Sponsorship Opportunities is also available for download here.


Conference Travel & Attendance Sponsor

An opportunity to sponsor candidates who might otherwise not be able to participate due to financial constraints. This level of sponsorship will cover travel, accommodation and registration fee expenses.

Number of sponsorships available: Unlimited
Level of support: $ 2,000

Benefits:

  • Recognition on the conference website and printed conference materials
  • Statement of thanks at the conference opening and closing

Apply to become a sponsor

Conference Registration Fee Sponsor

This is an opportunity to sponsor conference registration fee for deserving candidates.

Number of sponsorships available: Unlimited
Level of support: $ 600

Benefits:

  • Recognition on the conference website and printed conference materials
  • Statement of thanks at the conference opening and closing

Apply to become a sponsor


Conference Dinner Sponsor

Conference dinner will be take place on 9 March 2017.

Number of sponsorships available: 1
Level of support: $ 6,000

Benefits:

  • Prominent recognition on the conference website and printed conference materials
  • Opportunity to address conference participants during the conference dinner or during the main conference days for up to 10 minutes
  • Prominent, dedicated table and space provided for organization’s promotional materials during the conference dinner and during the main conference days
  • Opportunity to have organization’s promotional materials such as leaflets placed on dinner tables
  • Two complimentary full conference registrations
  • Statement of thanks at the conference opening and closing

Apply to become a sponsor

Lunch Sponsor

This is an opportunity to sponsor lunch during any of the conference days.

Number of sponsorships available: 3
Level of support: $ 3,000

Benefits:

  • Prominent recognition on the conference website and printed conference materials
  • Opportunity to address conference participants before the sponsored lunch or during the main conference days for up to 5 minutes
  • Dedicated table and space provided for organization’s promotional materials in close proximity to the lunch area during sponsored lunch
  • Opportunity to have organization’s promotional materials such as leaflets placed on lunch tables during sponsored lunch
  • Opportunity to request a display table for organizations’ promotional materials during the main conference days
  • One complimentary full conference registration
  • Statement of thanks at the conference opening and closing

Apply to become a sponsor


Coffee & Tea Break Sponsor

This is an opportunity to sponsor coffee & tea breaks during any of the conference days.

Number of sponsorships available: 3
Level of support: $ 1,000

Benefits:

  • Recognition on the conference website and printed conference materials
  • Opportunity to have a display table for organization’s promotional materials in close proximity to the sponsored coffee & tea break area
  • Statement of thanks directly before the sponsored coffee and tea break

Apply to become a sponsor

Open Education Awards Sponsor

The Awards provide annual recognition to outstanding contributions in the Open Education community.

Number of sponsorships available: 2
Level of support: $ 4,500

Benefits:

  • Recognition on the conference website and printed conference materials
  • Opportunity to address conference participants during the conference opening reception for up to 3 minutes
  • Dedicated table provided for organization’s promotional materials during the conference
  • One complimentary full conference registration
  • Statement of thanks at the conference opening and closing

Apply to become a sponsor


Audiovisual & Internet Services Sponsor

Sponsorship of Audiovisual & Internet services will help provide necessary equipment and high–speed Internet during the main conference days.

Number of sponsorships available: 2
Level of support: $ 4,500

Benefits:

  • Recognition on the conference website and printed conference materials
  • Opportunity to request a display table or space for organizations’ promotional materials during the main conference days
  • One complimentary full conference registration
  • Statement of thanks at the conference opening and closing

Apply to become a sponsor

Conference Bags Sponsor

Number of sponsorships available: 1
Level of support: $ 2,500

Benefits:

  • Recognition on the conference website and printed conference materials
  • Organization’s logo placed prominently on the conference bags
  • Opportunity to request a display table or space for organizations’ promotional materials during the main conference days
  • One complimentary full conference registration
  • Statement of thanks at the conference opening and closing

Apply to become a sponsor


Conference Badges & Program Sponsor

Number of sponsorships available: 1
Level of support: $ 1,500

Benefits:

  • Recognition on the conference website and printed conference materials
  • Opportunity to request a display table or space for organizations’ promotional materials during the main conference days
  • Statement of thanks at the conference opening and closing

Apply to become a sponsor