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    Partnership Opportunities Available for 2018 Summer Council of Presidents

    2018 Summer Council of Presidents Meeting   
    July 7-10, 2018 
    Santa Fe, New Mexico

    CPO Summer Council - coverEach summer when AASCU institutions are on academic break, presidents, chancellors and their spouses take advantage of their less hectic schedules to gather in a relaxed setting and think about larger issues in higher education. AASCU’s Summer Council of Presidents provides these leaders with the opportunity to develop both personally and professionally to meet their work challenges. 

    As a corporate partner for the 2018 Summer Council of Presidents, you will have the opportunity to accomplish the following:

    • Connect directly with presidents of more than 110 public colleges and universities and their leadership team
    • Hear directly from these academic leaders about their needs 
    • Provide subject matter expertise and thought leadership
    • Inspire innovation and strategic management for AASCU member
    • Showcase best practices and case studies with clients at public institutions
    • Generate company visibility with key decision-makers
    • Help public institutions reach their goals in challenging times



      1 greenOpening Evening Event Including Reception, Dinner and Santa Fe Opera 
      $20,000 (One opportunity)

      The renowned Santa Fe Opera opens its 62nd season with Leonard Bernstein’s “Candide”: “Every July and August since 1957, opera lovers have been drawn to the magnificent northern New Mexico Mountains to enjoy productions by one of the world’s premier summer opera festivals. The Santa Fe Opera’s dramatic adobe theater blends harmoniously with the desert landscape. It is this fusion of nature and art that leaves such an enduring impression on all who come.”

      Sponsorship includes these benefits:
      • Recognition during the event
      • Recognition and exposure on transportation to and from the event, and on transportation to and from the airports
      • Opportunity to offer a branded souvenir item 
      • Two full conference registrations 
      • Recognition of sponsorship during a prominent point in the meeting program, on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website 


      2 greenTopical Luncheon Session  
      $15,000 (One opportunity)

      While concurrent sessions are not a part of the Summer Council program, there are points at which presidents gather to analyze key professional development topics, including a topical luncheon session on or off property.   

      Sponsorship includes these benefits:
      • Opportunity to conduct an educational presentation in conjunction with an AASCU member institution during the luncheon
      • Two full conference registrations 
      • Recognition of sponsorship during a prominent point in the meeting program, on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website 


      3 greenGeneral Session Sponsorship
      $10,000 (Three opportunities)
      Summer Council General Sessions provide the opportunity for attendees to hear  from thought leaders and experts on topics of importance to higher education today. 

      Sponsorship includes these benefits:
      • Introduction during the opening session  
      • Opportunity for brief remarks and/or a video profile during the session
      • Two full conference registrations 
      • Recognition of sponsorship during a prominent point in the meeting program, on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website  


      4 greenMobile App Sponsorship
      $5,500
       

      Sponsorship includes these benefits: 
      • Featured position in the conference mobile app, with the option to link to external content
      • One full conference registration
      • Recognition of sponsorship during a prominent point in the meeting program, on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website 


      5 greenNetworking Lounge/Charging Station Sponsorship 
      $5,500 (One opportunity)  SOLD


      Sponsorship includes these benefits: 
      • Company logo on mobile device charging stations located in the networking lounge
      • Opportunity to have corporate branded material available in the networking lounge  
      • One full conference registration
      • Recognition of sponsorship during a prominent point in the meeting program, on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website 


      6 greenBadge Holders Sponsorship 
      $5,500 (One opportunity)


      Sponsorship includes these benefits:
      • Company logo on badge holders  
      • One full conference registration
      • Recognition of sponsorship during a prominent point in the meeting program, on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website 


      7 greenSummer Council Networking and Visibility Sponsorship 
      $5,000 


      Sponsorship includes these benefits:
      • One full conference registration
      • Recognition of sponsorship during a prominent point in the meeting program, on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website 

    Partnership Opportunities Available for 2018 Annual Meeting

    2018 AASCU Annual Meeting
    October 28-30, 2018
    Washington, D.C.

    CPO Annual Meeting - cover Meet presidents from some of AASCU’s 400 member institutions in Washington, D.C., in October 2018.  

    The position of college or university president/chancellor is vital to the success of institutions and their students and faculty. AASCU’s Annual Meeting provides a place where the issues confronting these leaders are discussed and shared with nationally renowned experts.   

    Washington, D.C., has historically been an Annual Meeting favorite and a location with strong attendance. As a corporate partner for the Annual Meeting, you will have the opportunity to accomplish the following:

    • Connect directly with presidents of more than 130 public colleges and universities 
    • Hear directly from these academic leaders about their needs 
    • Provide subject matter expertise and thought leadership
    • Inspire innovation and strategic management for AASCU members
    • Showcase best practices and case studies with clients at public institutions
    • Generate company visibility with key decision-makers
    • Help public institutions reach their goals in challenging times


      1 redPresenting  Sponsorship of the AASCU Excellence & Innovation Awards Program 
      $25,000 (One opportunity)


      The AASCU Excellence & Innovation Awards program recognizes and honors AASCU institutions demonstrating excellence and innovation in their approach to achieving student success, regional and economic development, international education, teacher education, and leadership development and diversity.  

      The award categories are as follows:
      • Christa McAuliffe Excellence in Teacher Education
      • Civic Learning and Community Engagement
      • International Education
      • Leadership Development and Diversity
      • Regional and Economic Development
      • Student Success and College Completion
      • Sustainability and Sustainable Development

      Award sponsorship includes these benefits:
      • Participation in the awards ceremony through brief remarks or a video presentatio
      • Corporate logo placement on the awards ceremony program 
      • Recognition as the presenting sponsor in advertisements in industry media, Public Purpose magazine, AASCU member newsletters, social media and on the AASCU website
      • Opportunity to provide corporate marketing collateral (e.g., brochure, white paper, research) on tables during the awards ceremony
      • Spotlight article in Public Purpose magazin
      • Opportunity to attend a special event planned for award winners, award selection committee chairs and AASCU leadership
      • Two full conference registrations 
      • A 6-foot exhibit table in the sponsor gallery 
      • Recognition of sponsorship during a prominent point in the meeting program, on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website 

        The 2018 AASCU awards program sponsor will have the first option to renew the sponsorship for 2019 and 2020.  A multiple-year commitment will be considered.


      2 redSponsored Pre-Conference Session on Sunday afternoon 
      $18,000 (One opportunity)


      A pre-conference session before the opening general session is open to all meeting participants. The sponsor has the opportunity to present content to attendees who will arrive before the official opening of the meeting. Up to two hours of presentation time are available.

      Sponsorship includes these benefits:
      • Two full conference registrations 
      • A 6-foot exhibit table in the sponsor gallery 
      • Recognition of sponsorship during a prominent point in the meeting program, on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website


      3 redOpening General Session Sponsorship 
      $18,000 (One opportunity)


      The opening session of the Annual Meeting on Sunday afternoon is well attended and highly regarded by AASCU presidents. In addition to the official opening of the conference, a notable keynote speaker gives remarks. 

      Sponsorship includes these benefits:
      • Introduction during the opening session  
      • Opportunity for remarks and/or a video profile at the beginning of the session
      • Two full conference registrations 
      • A 6-foot exhibit table in the sponsor gallery 
      • Recognition of sponsorship during a prominent point in the meeting program, on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website


      4 redSponsored 50-minute Concurrent Session 
      $18,000 (Four opportunities)


      Thought leader sessions are held in conjunction with AASCU member institutions on topics of vital interest to presidents and chancellors.  

      Sponsorship includes these benefits: 
      • Opportunity to conduct an educational thought-leader session
      • Two full conference registrations 
      • A 6-foot exhibit table in the sponsor gallery 
      • Recognition of sponsorship during a prominent point in the meeting program, on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website


      5 redSponsorship of the President-to-Presidents Lecture and Luncheon 
      $18,000 (One opportunity)


      A tradition at the AASCU Annual Meeting for more than 30 years, the President-to-Presidents lecture is a signal honor bestowed by the AASCU Board of Directors on one of their colleagues. The president chosen generally addresses colleagues on leadership based on her/his experience.

      Sponsorship includes these benefits: 
      • Introductory remarks at the luncheon 
      • Inclusion on media press releases and photo opportunities
      • Inclusion in AASCU’s Annual Report  
      • Two full conference registrations 
      • A 6-foot exhibit table in the sponsor gallery 
      • Recognition of sponsorship during a prominent point in the meeting program, on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website


      6 redNetworking Lounge/Charging Station Sponsorship 
      $12,000 (One opportunity)


      Sponsorship includes these benefits:
      • Company logo on mobile device charging stations located in the networking lounge
      • Opportunity to have corporate branded material available in the networking lounge  
      • Two full conference registrations 
      • A 6-foot exhibit table in the sponsor gallery 
      • Recognition of sponsorship during a prominent point in the meeting program, on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website


      7 redBadge Holders Sponsorship 
      $12,000 (One opportunity)


      Sponsorship includes these benefits:
      • Company logo on badge holders  
      • Two full conference registrations 
      • A 6-foot exhibit table in the sponsor gallery 
      • Recognition of sponsorship during a prominent point in the meeting program, on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website 


      8 redMobile App Sponsorship 
      $12,000 (One opportunity)


      Sponsorship includes these benefits:
      • Featured position in conference mobile app with an option to link to external content
      • Two full conference registrations 
      • A 6-foot exhibit table in the sponsor gallery 
      • Recognition of sponsorship during a prominent point in the meeting program, on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website


      9 redAnnual Meeting Visibility, Networking and Exhibiting Sponsorship 
      $10,000


      Sponsorship includes these benefits:
      • Two full conference registrations 
      • A 6-foot exhibit table in the sponsor gallery 
      • Recognition of sponsorship during a prominent point in the meeting program, on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website


      10 redAnnual Meeting Visibility and Networking Sponsorship 
      $7,500 

         
      Sponsorship includes these benefits:
      • Two full conference registrations 
      • Recognition of sponsorship during a prominent point in the meeting program, on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website


      11 redUPGRADE—Sponsored Receptions on Sunday and Monday Evenings 
      $5,500 + cost of any sponsorship opportunity listed above (Six opportunities)
      (Food and beverage not included and to be arranged separately with the hotel) 


      All of the above sponsorships can be upgraded to include the opportunity to host a reception on one evening during the conference. Sponsorship includes the option to provide logoed materials such as napkins or cups for the reception and to display a freestanding banner in the reception space.


      12 redSPECIAL EVENT SPONSORSHIP—Closing Dinner and Celebration at the Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture: Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018

      Transportation and Museum Memorabilia Sponsor: $10,000

      Sponsorship includes these benefits:
      • Two dinner tickets
      • Recognition of event sponsorship on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website
      • One Annual Meeting registration
      • Exposure on the motor coaches to and from the museum (to be determined by the type of service used)
      • Corporate branding and messaging on a memento of the evening
      • Opportunity to give remarks at the end of the evening

      Friends of AASCU: $5,000

      Sponsorship includes these benefits:
      • Two dinner tickets
      • Recognition of event sponsorship on print and electronic signage, in the meeting’s mobile app and on the AASCU website 

    We are happy to discuss custom sponsorship packages as well.