AUSA is pleased to offer the following Sponsorships for the 2016 AUSA ILW LANPAC Symposium and Exposition, all of which will enhance your company’s presence at the event.

All sponsorships are offered on a first-come, first-served basis; payment must be received prior to the event. All sponsors who invest more than $500 will be featured on the Sponsor thank you page in the official Symposium Program and Exhibitor Catalog.

1. Networking Lounge   
Sponsor Investment: $15,000

Multiple opportunities available. Enhance your presence by helping enhance everyone’s networking experiences! AUSA is pleased to offer an exclusive opportunity to host a Networking Lounge, which will be accessible to all attendees. The lounge will be open to all attendees during exhibit hall hours on all three days of the meeting. This space will be fully carpeted and furnished with tables, chairs and sofas for attendees to sit and relax, as well as network and conduct business. This space will also include the following:
• Signage placed in the Networking Lounge
• Opportunity to display/distribute promotional materials at the Networking Lounge
• Recognition in the Exhibitor Catalog/Program/Show Guide/Map
• Refreshments may be ordered and provided by sponsor at their discretion

2. Symposium Program and Exhibitor Catalog Sponsors

AUSA will produce a combined Symposium Program and Exhibitor Catalog featuring the agenda, a fold out floor plan of the exhibits, and an alphabetical listing of all exhibitors as well as product and service descriptions and complete contact information for each exhibiting organization. This printed guide will be distributed to each attendee and exhibitor, serving as the exclusive guide to the symposium and exposition. In addition this publication will be posted on our website, and will serve as a valuable resource to attendees long after the Symposium and Exposition concludes. There are several opportunities to be featured in this publication that will fit every budget and marketing plan. **Contact Gaye Hudson, ghudson@ausa.org for special pricing for local Hawaiian businesses**

a) The Floor Plan Sponsorship is an effective way to highlight your participation at the exposition. The fold out printed map is the centerpiece of the Exhibitor Catalog/Program. The Floor Plan sponsorship includes your company logo placed on the perimeter of the floor plan, a directional arrow from your logo to your display space, color highlighted display space on the floor plan and a color highlighted entry in the exhibitor list. Multiple opportunities available. Sponsor investment: $2,500

b) The Full-Page Advertisement Sponsorship is a highly effective way to move your message to a large audience. Your full-color company ad will be placed prominently in the interior of the Catalog/ Program. Multiple opportunities available. Sponsor investment: $4,000

c) The Cover Sponsorship features your company logo on the front cover – only six available! Sponsor investment: $4,000

d) The Page Runner Sponsorship features your company logo at the bottom (footer) of each page in the show guide – only two available! Sponsor investment: $4,000

e) The Premium Listing Sponsorship will feature your company logo in color and your listing highlighted with a box drawn around your description. All exhibitors will have the opportunity to be listed in our catalog, so why not upgrade your listing and make it stand out! Sponsor investment: $500

3. Charging Station
Sponsor investment: $5,000 each

Charging Stations provide attendees with a convenient way to charge their mobile devices without leaving the conference area or show floor and give you, the sponsor a creative way to capture the attendee’s attention. Each kiosk has multiple charging tips for the most popular cell phones and portable devices including iPhone, Android, Blackberry and iPads too!. Cost is per station and there are potential locations for five or more stations.

4. General Session Amenities (3)
Sponsor Investment: $2,500 per day

This sponsorship includes signage placed in the general session room acknowledging your company. The sponsor is asked to supply pens and pads/notebooks for attendees, which will be placed at each seat. What better way to reach all conference attendees.

5. Morning Coffee Service (3)  
Sponsor Investment: $5,000 each

• Signage provided by AUSA, placed near the food service stations
• Cocktail napkins with your company logo used during the event (supplied by sponsor)
• Recognition during the General Session

6. Morning Refreshment Breaks (3)
Sponsor Investment: $5,000 each

There are 3 morning refreshment breaks during the course of the Symposium, all taking place in the exhibit hall. Sponsorship includes:

• Signage provided by AUSA, placed near the food service stations
• Cocktail napkins with your company logo used during the event (supplied by sponsor)
• Recognition during the General Session

7. Afternoon Networking Reception (2)
Sponsor Investment: $7,500 each

While the General Session is in recess, attendees and exhibitors will have the opportunity to network in the exhibit hall for 2 hours, while enjoying a variety of food and beverage. Sponsorship includes:

• Signage provided by AUSA, placed near the food service stations
• Cocktail napkins with your company logo used during the event (supplied by sponsor)
• Recognition during the General Session

8. Opening Reception – Tuesday, 24 May (4)
Sponsor Investment: $5,000 each

This is the premiere social and networking event during the symposium, taking place in the exhibit hall directly after the conclusion of the general session. Sponsorship includes:

• Signage provided by AUSA recognizing the sponsors placed at the entrance to the exhibit hall, and near the food service stations and bars
• Cocktail napkins with your company logo used during the event (supplied by sponsor)
• Recognition during the General Session

9. Attendee Packet Stuffer
Sponsor Investment: $5,000

Symposium participants and Exhibitors receive an attendee packet that contains the Symposium Program and Exhibitor Catalog, floor plan and other relevant printed materials. Your printed materials will be included in each attendee packet, and signage will be placed in the Registration area with your logo identifying your company as sponsor of the Attendee Packet. This is an exclusive opportunity.

10. Hotel Key Card Sponsorship – Sheraton Waikiki
Sponsor Investment: $7,500

What better way to reach attendees than to have your logo handed to them when they check in their hotel? This is an exclusive opportunity.

Sponsor Benefits:
• Brand visibility to thousands of meeting attendees!
• Recognition in the exhibitor catalog and program on the sponsor thank you pages.
• Recognition on the sponsor thank you page on the microsite.

Conditions of Sponsorship:
• Sponsor must supply the key cards.
• Quantity of key cards should equal double the number of rooms on peak.
• Key card design must include the AUSA supplied logo and be approved by AUSA prior to production.