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2020 International Loon/Diver Symposium
2020 International Loon/Diver Symposium

Join Us as a Sponsor!

We are pleased to offer visibility, recognition, and event benefits to acknowledge Symposium sponsors.

In addition to state and federal decision makers, many of the attendees oversee loon conservation groups supported by large and passionate memberships. As a sponsor, you will have a premier opportunity to connect to these influencers, be recognized by the conservation community, and help make a significant difference in advancing loon conservation efforts across the US and abroad.

How to Become a Sponsor

We invite you to choose the sponsorship that is right for your organization. We thank you for your support and generosity! Below is a description of sponsorship opportunities, or download our sponsorship opportunity brochure.

Complete the Sponsorship Commitment Form or email deborah.mckew@briloon.org to become an Official Sponsor of the 2020 International Loon/Diver Symposium.

General Sponsorships

General Sponsorships

Platinum Level — $10,000

  • Complimentary vendor table
  • Two complimentary Symposium registrations
  • Full-page display advertisement in Symposium program (ad production included)
  • Special recognition during Plenary sessions
  • Logo displayed at Symposium sessions
  • Logo displayed on website and in social media feeds, newsletters, and other promotions
  • Company swag included in Symposium tote bags

 

Gold Level — $5,000

  • Complimentary vendor table
  • One complimentary Symposium registration
  • Half-page display advertisement in Symposium program (ad production included)
  • Logo displayed at Symposium sessions
  • Logo displayed on website and in social media feeds, newsletters, and other promotions
  • Company swag included in Symposium tote bags

 

Silver Level — $2,500

  • Complimentary vendor table
  • One complimentary Symposium registration
  • Quarter-page display advertisement in Symposium program (ad production included)
  • Logo displayed on website and in social media feeds, newsletters, and other promotions
  • Company swag included in Symposium tote bags
Keynote and Banquet

Keynote and Banquet

$3,500 Sponsorship

This sponsorship helps support the Keynote Address by a prominent guest speaker.

  • Logo and other promotional material prominently displayed at this high-traffic event during the Symposium
  • Opportunity to display company information in tabletop tents
  • Quarter-page display advertizement in Symposium program (ad production included)
  • Logo linked on Symposium website and in social media feeds, newsletters, and other promotional materials
  • Company swag included in the tote bags
Scientific Poster Session

Scientific Poster Session

$2,500 Sponsorship

This sponsorship supports the scientific poster presentation/networking event and social that allows researchers to expand their understanding of the scope of work being conducted in loon research.

  • Logo prominently displayed at this high-traffic event during the Symposium
  • Quarter-page display advertizement in Symposium program (ad production included)
  • Logo linked on Symposium website and in social media feeds, newsletters, and other promotional materials
  • Company swag included in the tote bags
Vendor Table

Vendor Table

There are a limited number of tables available for vendors to display product and promotional materials throughout the three-day event. These tables will be prominently positioned in the conference area. Participation will be promoted on the Symposium website with a link to your company website. Includes admission to social event on Monday evening. Vedor tables are available for a $700 fee.

Community Sponsor

Community Sponsor

Be part of a year-long loon awareness campaign and enjoy invaluable exposure for your company. Local support fosters good will and showcases community responsibility.

  • Display Symposium poster in store windows or on bulletin boards
  • Donations of any amount
  • In-kind services
  • Volunteer 
Scholarship Fund

Scholarship Fund

Loon research is enhanced when scientists gather to share information, experiences, and ideas, however funding for scientific research often does not cover participation in important conferences. Your contribution toward this scholarship fund will help provide airfare, lodging, and registration fees for researchers and graduate students from across the Northern Hemisphere. Your sponsorhip will be pooled and dispersed through an application process. 

  • Company logo linked on Symposium website and in social media feeds, newsletters, and other promotional materials
  • Recognition in the Symposium program
  • Company swag included in Symposium tote bags
 
Photo Credits: Header © Daniel Poleschook; General Sponsorships, Adirondack Loon © Nina Schoch; Keynote and Banquet, Yellow-billed Loon © BRI-David Evers; Scientific Poster Session, Common Loon © Daniel Poleschook; Vendor Table, Yellow-billed Loon © Rolf Nagel Wilhelmshaven; Community Sponsor, Pacific Loon © BRI-Lucas Savoy; Scholorship Fund courtesy of Diana Solovyeva
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