Exhibit, Sponsorships, & Advertising Opportunities

SPONSORSHIPS

Packages

Please note: All events and activities may be co-sponsored with one or more organizations and fees split accordingly. All sponsorships are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, with right of first refusal extended to 2015 sponsors.

Sponsorship packages offer increased exposure and additional benefits at a discounted rate!

  • Recognition from the podium at selected sponsored event(s)
  • Complimentary exhibit booth package (includes 6-foot draped table, two chairs) and a prime corner location
  • Complimentary convention program ad
  • Citation in the convention program and related materials
  • Sign/banner at entrance to event/activity
  • Recognition on event viewing screen, including organizational logo
  • Citation in STTI publications disseminated to more than 135,000 nurse leaders
  • Recognition on www.nursingsociety.org

To customize your package to meet your specific needs, desires and budget, call 888.634.7575 (U.S./Canada toll-free), +1.317.634.8171 (International), or email kathy@stti.org.

Attendees and Exhibitors
Carrie Radmall

“In addition to the opportunity to visit with extremely talented potential students, exhibiting at STTI provides the University of Utah College of Nursing a wonderful opportunity to share the research accomplishments of our faculty, including our #2 ranking in National Institutes of Health research funding. We will definitely be back!”

— Carrie L. Radmall, Associate Director, Student Services, PhD Program Manager, University of Utah College of Nursing

DIAMOND — US $20,000

  • Recognition as a Diamond sponsor
  • Your choice of two or more sponsored events or activities, including onsite signage opportunities, up to US $20,000
  • Full-page four-color program ad (US $2,950 value)
  • Complimentary exhibit booth package plus prime corner location (US $2,400+ value)
  • Recognition from the podium and on screen, including logo, at the opening and closing plenary sessions
  • Citation in the convention program
Package Value: US $25,350



PLATINUM — US $15,000

  • Recognition as a Platinum sponsor
  • Your choice of two or more sponsored events or activities, including onsite signage opportunities, up to US $15,000
  • Complimentary exhibit booth package plus prime corner location (US $2,400+ value)
  • Half-page four-color program ad (US $1,550 value)
  • Recognition from the podium and on screen, including logo, at the opening and closing plenary sessions
  • Citation in the convention program

Package Value: US $18,950


GOLD — US $10,000

  • Recognition as a Gold sponsor
  • Your choice of a sponsored event(s) or activity, including onsite signage opportunities, up to US $8,000
  • Complimentary exhibit booth package plus prime corner location (US $2,400+ value)
  • Half-page four-color program ad (US $1,550 value)
  • Attendee postal address list (US $550 value)
  • Recognition from the podium and on screen, including logo, at the opening and closing plenary sessions
  • Citation in the convention program
Package Value: US $12,500

SILVER — US $8,000

  • Special recognition as a Silver sponsor
  • Your choice of a sponsored event(s) or activity, including onsite signage opportunities, up to US $6,000
  • Complimentary exhibit booth package plus prime corner location (US $2,400+ value)
  • Half-page four-color program ad (US $1,500 value)
  • Recognition from the podium and on screen, including logo, at the opening and closing plenary sessions
  • Citation in the convention program
Package Value: US $9,900


BRONZE — US $7,000

  • Special recognition as Bronze sponsor
  • Your choice of a sponsored event(s) or activity, including onsite signage opportunities, up to US $4,000
  • Complimentary exhibit booth package plus prime corner location (US $2,400 value)
  • Half-page four-color program ad (US $1,550 value)
  • Recognition from the podium and on screen, including logo, at the opening and closing plenary sessions
  • Citation in the convention program

Package Value: US $7,950

Charging Station

Events & Activities

Events and activities may be co-sponsored with one or more organizations, and fees split accordingly. Sponsorships awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, with right of first refusal extended to 2015 sponsors.

Recognition

  • Acknowledgment from the podium at sponsored event(s)
  • Citation in convention program and related materials
  • Recognition on sign/banner at entrance to event/ activity
  • Recognition on event viewing screen, including logo (US $5,000 level and above)
  • Citation in STTI publications disseminated to more than 135,000 nurse leaders
  • Recognition on www.nursingsociety.org

US $10,000 (Choose one, each exclusive)

  • Attendee Deluxe Tote Bag — Your company name/logo prominently displayed
  • Biennial Convention Website Sponsor — Your company name/logo prominently displayed on the convention home page as the event website sponsor with additional recognition on all secondary convention pages for six months:
    • November 2016-April 2017 (Online abstract submission open September-January) or
    • May 2017-October 2017 (Online attendee registration open through October)
  • International Induction Ceremony and Reception (Sunday, 29 October)
  • Opening Plenary Keynote Address — Presented by STTI President Cathy Catrambone (Saturday, 28 October)
  • Wi-Fi Package at J.W. Marriott Indianapolis — Sponsorship package includes custom network name and password, email blast to all attendees notifying them of Wi-Fi made possible by sponsor, and logo recognition in printed program. Available at the JW Marriott Indianapolis meeting space only.
  • Wi-Fi Package at Indiana Convention Center — Sponsorship package includes custom network name and password, email blast to all attendees notifying them of Wi-Fi made possible by sponsor, and logo recognition in printed program. Available at the ICC meeting space only.

US $8,000 (Choose one, each exclusive)

  • Biennial Convention Mobile App
  • Biennial Convention E-Proceedings book — Your company name/logo featured on the cover and in the metadata listing
  • Hotel Room Keys (1,500-2,200) — Featuring your company name/logo
  • Plenary Session 3 (Monday, 30 October)

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US $6,000  (Choose one, each exclusive)

  • Exhibit Hall Bingo & Grand Prize Drawing — All attendees will receive a bingo card featuring your name/logo.
  • Poster Presentations — Leadership & Evidence-Based Practice (Saturday, 28 October-Tuesday, 1 November)
  • Poster Presentations — Scientific (Saturday, 28 October - Tuesday, 1 November)
  • Selfie Walls (2) — Company logo featured prominently on selfie walls located in two high traffic areas: attendee registration and exhibit hall/poster viewing
  • Speed Connect Event (Saturday, 28 October)
  • Student Engagement Reception — STTI board members provide a personal experience through one-on-one conversations with local students and those attending the convention; students will also have access to expert career advice. (Saturday, 28 October)

US $4,000 (Choose one, each exclusive)

  • Attendee Notebooks (2,200) — Exclusive sponsorship featuring your company name/logo
  • Charging Station (each) — Company logo at each station
  • Poster Presentations — Rising Stars (Saturday, 28 October - Sunday, 29 October)
  • Speaker Ready Room (Exclusive) — Visited by more than 700 presenters throughout convention. Recognition includes a sign with your company logo on sign and computer station screen savers.
  • Tote Bag Insert — Limited to three sponsored flyers or items, accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. STTI has final approval.
  • Volunteer Gifts (Exclusive) — More than 400 volunteers will receive a gift imprinted with your company name/logo.

Award Presentations

Recognize nursing excellence by becoming a 2017 international awards presentation sponsor. Awards may be co-sponsored with one or more organizations, and fees split accordingly. Sponsorships are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, with right of first refusal extended to 2015 sponsors.

Recognition

  • Acknowledgment from the podium as sponsor of the awards presentation
  • Citation in the convention program and awards event program
  • Recognition on event viewing screen
  • Citation in STTI publications disseminated to more than 135,000 nurse leaders
  • Recognition on the convention website 

Founders Dinner Awards

US $2,500 (Choose one)

The Founders Awards are the highest honors bestowed by STTI and are presented during the Founders Awards Celebration on Monday, 30 October, attended by more than 500 members and guests. 

  • Dorothy Garrigus Adams Award for Excellence in Fostering Professional Standards
  • Edith Moore Copeland Award for Excellence in Creativity
  • Ethel Palmer Clarke Award for Chapter Excellence
  • Elizabeth McWilliams Miller Award for Excellence in Research
  • Elizabeth Russell Belford Award for Excellence in Education
  • Marie Hippensteel Lingeman Award for Excellence in Nursing Practice
  • Mary Tolle Wright Award for Excellence in Leadership

US $2,000 (Choose one)

Presented during the Founders Awards Celebration on Monday, 30 October:

  • Archon Awards — Recognizes individuals or groups, regardless of their profession, who have made health a major aspect of their lives, and their efforts have created significant change that is national or transnational in scope. In all of their endeavors, they embody the Sigma Theta Tau values of love, honor, and courage.
  • Audrey Hepburn Award for Contributions to the Health and Welfare of Children — Presented to a nurse who has made significant contributions to the health and well-being of children.
  • Distinguished Lifetime Achievement Award — Recognizes individuals whose good works have enhanced the human condition globally.
  • Dorothy Ford Buschmann Presidential Award — Bestowed by the current president to recognize distinguished service to STTI and exceptional contributions to nursing.
  • Lucie S. Kelly Mentor Award — Named in honor of STTI past-President Kelly for her devotion to the spirit of mentoring and given by the current president to recognize the influence counselors or guides in the nursing profession have on the lives and careers of others.
  • Nell J. Watts Lifetime Achievement in Nursing Award — Recognizes an STTI member who has demonstrated achievement in nursing spanning a lifetime career.

US $1,200 (Choose one)

Presented during the Chapter Awards Recognition Event on Monday, 30 October, attended by more than 200 members and guests.

  • Chapter Anniversaries Presentations — Celebrates 25th, 50th, and 75th chapter anniversaries.
  • Chapter Communications and Publicity Awards Presentations — Celebrates excellence in chapter activities related to communications and publicity, and global health.
  • Chapter Key Awards Presentations — Celebrates chapters that have excelled in membership recruitment and retention; publicity and programming; professional and leadership development; and local, national, and international collaboration.
  • Melanie C. Dreher Outstanding Dean Award — Recognizes a nursing program administrator who strengthens and supports the development of their chapter.
  • New Member Pillar Award — Recognizes a newly inducted STTI member for service, professionalism, and leadership.

US $1,500 (Choose one)

Presented during the Tribute Awards Event on Sunday, 29 October, attended by more than 400 members and guests.

  • Capstone International Nursing Book Award — Recognizes the excellence of one outstanding nursing book from any publisher.
  • Hester C. Klopper Global Health Award — Recognizes STTI chapters or institutions of higher learning or practice where active members are engaged in undertaking projects that address global health disparities.
  • Media Awards — Recognizes excellence in promoting and enhancing the nursing profession through media and technology.
  • Practice/Academe Innovative Collaboration Award — Recognizes an institution or group of institutions for innovative practice/academe collaboration.
  • Research Awards — Celebrates excellence in evidence-based practice, research dissemination and dissertation.

Gobo

Window Clings

Onsite Signage

Capture the attention of convention attendees with your message and logo on one or more of these highly visible and convention-branded opportunities (complimentary design included):

US $1,500 each

  • Floor Decals (includes three 5’ x 5’ decals) — Located in high-traffic areas throughout the convention facilities and featuring your logo along with convention theme. 
  • Registration Area Column Wrap (7’ tall x 6’ around) — Featuring your logo/message including convention theme.
  • Window Clings (includes three 2’ x 2’ clings) — Located in high-traffic areas throughout the convention facilities and featuring your logo. 

US $3,000 each

  • Digital Monitors (10) — 50” monitors located throughout the convention facilities in high-traffic areas and featuring your logo and message on all screens along with other important convention updates.
  • Gobo — Your logo rotating with STTI’s logo featured in a Gobo light to serve as a headquarters hotel registration focal point.
  • Escalator Cling (3’ tall x 20’ long) — Located throughout the convention facilities and featuring convention theme and your name/logo. 

Apply now to sponsor at the upcoming 44th Biennial Convention.

Get started by submitting an application.



For more information, please contact kathy@stti.org or call 888.634.7575 (U.S./Canada toll-free) or +1.317.634.8171.