AISTech


Sponsorship Opportunities

A sponsorship is a cost-effective way to reach a new audience at steel’s premier technology event for 2015.
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Available Opportunites



2 available or exclusive at TBD

GLOBAL EVENT SPONSOR

Sponsors:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company logo on all major event signage, including Exhibit Hall entrance
• Recognition as global event sponsor on AISTech 2015 website, e-blast promotions and plenary event
  PowerPoint presentations
• Recognition at President’s Award Breakfast, Town Hall Forum, and President’s Reception and Dinner
• Sponsorship of Monday’s Welcome Reception
• Unlimited passes for the Exhibit Hall
• Ten AIST memberships for 2015 (new members only)
• Exhibit Hall booth
• Full-page color ad in show issues (March, April, May) and post-show issue (August) of Iron & Steel Technology
• Full-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees
• Additional items for a complete marketing campaign, including a video display near entrance



2 available at US$15,000

PRESIDENT'S AWARD BREAKFAST

Sponsors:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company logo or name on all President’s Award Breakfast signage, including the breakfast
program and the slideshow presentation prominently displayed on two large video screens
• Company logo on breakfast tickets
• Verbal acknowledgment from the AIST president at the conclusion of the event
• Tickets for one table of 10 at the breakfast
• Two registrations to attend the AISTech technical conference, including the Town Hall Forum
• Full-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees
• Full-page 4-color ad in the August issue of Iron & Steel Technology
• Five AIST memberships for 2015 (new members only)



3 available at US$15,000

PRESIDENT'S RECEPTION AND DINNER

Sponsors:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company logo or name on all President’s Reception and Dinner signage
• Introduction as a sponsor at the President’s Reception and Dinner
• Cocktail napkins with logo
• Name recognition on the dinner menu
• Two invitations (including spouses) to attend the reception and dinner
• Two registrations to attend the AISTech technical conference, including the Town Hall Forum
• Full-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees
• Full-page 4-color ad in the August issue of Iron & Steel Technology
• Five AIST memberships for 2015 (new members only)



Unlimited at US$1,000 each

VEHICLE GIVEAWAY FEATURE

Sponsors:

      

Sponsorship Includes:
• Company logo on backdrop
• Company logo on AISTech 2015 website and in Iron & Steel Technology



1 available at US$3,500

MONDAY WELCOME RECEPTION

Sponsors:

        

Sponsorship includes:
• B&W company logo on the napkins
• Premium signage at reception
• Half-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees



4 available at US$3,000

TUESDAY RECEPTION

Sponsors:

Sponsorship includes:
• B&W company logo on the napkins
• Premium signage at reception
• Half-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees



3 available at US$3,500

TOWN HALL FORUM COFFEE BREAK

Sponsors:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company name or logo on the signage at coffee break location
• Half-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees
• Table to supply logoed cups as giveaways (optional)



6 4 available at US$3,500

TOWN HALL FORUM LUNCH

Sponsors:

Sponsorship includes:
• B&W company logo on the napkins at lunch stations
• Signage on lunch tables
• Half-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees



4 available at US$5,000

TOWN HALL FORUM VIDEO

Sponsors:

Sponsorship includes:
• Signage and recognition at the Town Hall Forum
• Inclusion of two 15-second commercial messages in the PowerPoint presentation before the event and during the coffee break



1 0 available at US$7,500

ON-SITE PROGRAM

Sponsor:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company logo on the front cover of the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees and a full-page 4-color ad on the back cover of the On-Site Program



1 available at US$2,500

ON-SITE PROGRAM BOOKMARK

Sponsor:

Sponsorship includes:
• 4-color ad on the front and back of a 2 x 9-inch perforated bookmark in the On-Site Program distributed to all
  conference attendees



1 0 available at US$4,000

EXHIBITOR GUIDE

Sponsor:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company name or logo on the front and back of the Exhibitor Guide distributed to all conference attendees



3 2 available at US$5,000

HOTEL ROOM KEYCARDS

Sponsors:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company logo and message on hotel room keycards
• Half-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees



1 0 available at US$7,500

AIST SERVICE CENTER INTERNET CAFÉ AND GIVEAWAY FEATURE – TABLET

Sponsor:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company logo featured on the desktop screens of PCs with Internet and email access
• Half-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees
• Tablet Giveaway
• Eight-foot table to display marketing materials


1 available at US$4,000

SHOW FLOOR INTERNET CAFÉ

Sponsor:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company logo featured on the desktop screens of PCs with Internet and email access
• Half-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees
• Giveaway TBD
• Eight-foot table to display marketing materials


1 0 available at US$7,500

EXHIBIT HALL GIVEAWAY FEATURE – iPAD & $500 BEST BUY GIFT CARD

Sponsor:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company name and logo on signage at the feature
• Half-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees
• Company logo on the sign hung directly above the feature
• Giveaway iPAD and $500 Best Buy Gift Card
• Eight-foot table to display marketing materials


1 0 available at US$5,000

EXHIBIT HALL GIVEAWAY FEATURE – MICROSOFT SURFACE TABLET

Sponsor:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company name and logo on signage at the feature
• Half-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees
• Company logo on the sign hung directly above the feature
• Microsoft Surface Tablet Giveaway
• Eight-foot table to display marketing materials



1 available at US$5,000

EXHIBIT HALL GIVEAWAY FEATURE: LARGE-SCREEN TV

Sponsor:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company name or logo on signage at the feature
• Half-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees
• Company logo on the sign hung directly above the feature
• Large-screen TV giveaway
• Display of company’s new products and services on the TV
• Eight-foot table to display marketing materials



1 0 available at US$5,000

EXHIBIT HALL GIVEAWAY FEATURE: GOLF CLUBS AND BAG

Sponsor:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company name or logo on signage at the feature
• Half-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees
• Company logo on the sign hung directly above the feature
• Golf clubs and bag giveaway
• Daily putting contests for a chance to win a putter
• Eight-foot table to display marketing materials



1 0 available at US$4,000

PENS

Sponsor:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company-supplied pens staged at all registration tables for attendee use (AISTech Show Management must 
  approve pens prior to distribution)
• Half-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees



1 0 available at US$4,000

EVENT BAGS

Sponsor:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company-supplied bags (no plastic) placed in the AISTech registration area for attendee utilization (AISTech   
  Show Management must approve bags prior to distribution)
• Half-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees



1 0 available at US$4,000

LANYARDS

Sponsor:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company-supplied lanyards placed at the AISTech registration counter for attendee utilization (AISTech Show
  Management must approve lanyards prior to distribution)
• Half-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees



2 1 available at US$3,500
per position

ONLINE REGISTRATION PAGE

Sponsors:

Sponsorship includes:
• Top Position sponsorship includes company banner at the top of six online registration pages and the
   AISTech.org registration home page - SOLD
• Bottom Position sponsorship includes company banner at the bottom of six online registration pages and
  the AISTech.org registration home page



3 2 available at US$2,000

ONLINE FLOOR PLAN BANNER ADS

Sponsors:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company banner ad placed at the bottom of the online floor plan



1 0 available at US$7,500

AISTECH 2015 SMARTPHONE APP

Sponsor:

Sponsorship includes:
• Company logo on the home page of the smartphone app, with exposure prior to and during AISTech 2015
   – App will be available on AIST.org, AISTech.org and numerous marketing pieces
   – Available for Apple and Android only
• Half-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees



3 available at US$3,000

PLANT TOUR AND COFFEE

ArcelorMittal Cleveland Sponsor:

Charter Steel – Cleveland Sponsor:

The Timken Company – Faircrest Plant Sponsor:

Sponsorship includes:
• Coffee station from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. on the day of tour
• Eight-foot table with four feet available for promotional brochures (sponsor can provide logoed cups)
• Signage at bus area and on bus
• Half-page B&W ad in the On-Site Program distributed to all conference attendees



2 available at US$4,000

AIRPORT SHUTTLE/BAGGAGE CHECK AREA

Sponsors:

• Shuttle will be available Wednesday, 6 May from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
• Baggage Check will be available Wednesday, 6 May from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Sponsorship includes:
• Eight-foot table for your promotional brochures
• Company name and logo signage in specific areas
• Half-page B&W ad in the On-Site program distributed to all conference attendees


1 available at US$3,500

NEW!  AISTECH PROCEEDINGS ON FLASH DRIVE

Sponsor:

Sponsorship includes:
• 4-color ad on the back of the flash drive distributed to all Technical Program registrants
• Banner ad on flash drive main menu linking to the company website


AISLE SIGNAGE

17 7 available at US$2,500
Sponsorship includes:
• Company logo on the bottom of selected aisle sign per aisle

Aisle 1100

UNAVAILABLE

Aisle 1200

UNAVAILABLE

Aisle 1300

AVAILABLE

Aisle 1400

Aisle 1500

Aisle 1600

AVAILABLE

Aisle 1700

AVAILABLE

Aisle 1800

Aisle 1900

Aisle 2000

AVAILABLE

Aisle 2100

Aisle 2200

Aisle 2300

AVAILABLE

Aisle 2400

AVAILABLE

Aisle 2500

Aisle 2600

Aisle 2700

Aisle 2800

Aisle 2900

AVAILABLE

Aisle 3000

UNAVAILABLE