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Become a Sponsor

The Schools, Health & Libraries Broadband (SHLB) Coalition provides a one-of-a-kind opportunity for sponsors to engage with the builders of next-generation networks that serve schools, libraries, health providers, and other anchor institutions across the country. As a sponsor, you will receive unmatched access to the innovative Executives of Research and Education networks, telehealth networks, commercial broadband companies, municipal networks, as well as federal, state and local policy-makers.

SHLB sponsors will also have the opportunity to network with high-level officials through the VIP Track, which includes an afternoon workshop and evening dinner, on Wednesday, October 11th. (Last year, Executives dined with FCC Chairman Ajit Pai.) In addition, the general conference program on Oct. 11-12 will provide the nation’s best analysis of the broadband marketplace as well as important policy issues for anchor institutions and their communities, such as E-rate, Lifeline, telehealth, and fiber deployment. This is the conference to explore “next-generation” technologies for anchors. Sponsor or exhibit today to gain unmatched access to potential forward-thinking customers.

ATTENDEES: 400-500 people representing schools, libraries, research & education networks, telehealth networks, and state education networks from across the country.

LOCATION:  Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd St NW, Washington, DC 20037

DATE: October 10 - 12, 2018

View the Agenda Outline


Sponsorship Levels

(Full and Affiliate Members receive a 10% discount on sponsorship automatically applied at checkout)

 BRONZE    SILVER    GOLD
One complimentary ticket   Three complimentary tickets   Five complimentary tickets
Name listed on all materials and website   Name and logo on all materials and website   Name and logo on all materials and website
Name displayed on plenary screen   Logo displayed on plenary screen   Logo displayed on plenary screen
 Social media acknowledgment   Social media acknowledgment   Social media acknowledgment
One invitation to SHLB's exclusive VIP Track   Two invitations to SHLB's exclusive VIP Track   Three invitations to SHLB's exclusive VIP Track
Opportunity to present at the Quick-Fire Education Hub*   Opportunity to present at the Quick-Fire Education Hub*    Opportunity to present at the Quick-Fire Education Hub* 
 $6,000   Sponsor materials distributed to all attendees   Sponsor materials distributed to all attendees
SELECT    Opportunity to moderate a break-out session panel or workshop   Opportunity to speak on a break-out session panel or workshop 

  Access to attendee names   Access to attendee contact information
    Exhibition Space (view floor plan)   Exhibition Space (view floor plan)
      $10,000   Opportunity for 5-minute plenary address
    SELECT    Rotating Banner Ad on Mobile App visible to all attendees
 
   $15,000
   
   SELECT
   
 

 

   LUNCH SPONSOR (2)        EXHIBITION SPACE (20)  
             
 

Sponsor a lunch to receive even greater visibility for your company. Lunch sponsors receive additional branding opportunities and materials distributed to lunch attendees as well as the opportunity to give brief, introductory remarks. This sponsorship does not include registration or VIP access.

     

SHLB offers twenty table-top exhibit spaces to companies. The exhibition space will be centrally located near the plenary and break-out meeting rooms. See the floor plan to reserve your spot. Exhibitors will be able to demonstrate their services to from across the country. Booth managers will receive free registration but will not be able to access the educational sessions.

 
 
   $5,000        $2,500  
   SELECT        SELECT  

 

 

VIP TRACK

The VIP Track will include both a high-level Workshop on Wednesday afternoon with broadband policy thought leaders, and an exclusive dinner on Wednesday evening. Speakers for the afternoon Workshop will include former government officials, Wall Street and/or business analysts, and a discussion of the expected impact of the November mid-term elections on broadband policy. The VIP dinner will include at least one current broadband policy-maker (last year’s dinner included FCC Chairman Pai).

QUICK-FIRE EDUCATION HUB

We're excited to offer the Quick-Fire Education Hub for the first time this year. The Education Hub will be located in the middle of the exhibit space. Sponsors and exhibitors will be able to give 10 minute educational presentations to the SHLB community. This is your opportunity to show your company is a thought-leader in the industry.

LEARN MORE & APPLY

Select your sponsorship above and it will direct you to fill out a form and then checkout. We appreciate your support in improving anchor institution broadband! If you have any questions, please contact eolson@shlb.org.

 

   
   

View the Sponsorship Packet PDF

 

 

   
     
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