Optimize your conference presence by becoming a sponsor of career and technical education’s premier event! As a VISION 2018 sponsor, your company’s solutions for enhancing teaching and driving student success will be front and center with career tech educators from all over the country – most of whom are leaders and key influencers for education technology purchases.
ACTE offers unique branding packages designed to get your message in front of thousands of education professionals before, during, and after VISION 2018.
Opening General Session SOLD $15,000
Be the biggest sponsor on our biggest stage! VISION has three General Sessions. Sponsor one or all three! Sponsorship includes five minutes of speaking time, signage recognition, logo on the VISION website, complimentary exhibit space, advertising in Techniques magazine, and an e-blast to attendees.
Sponsorship includes five minutes of speaking time, signage recognition, logo on the VISION website, complimentary exhibit space, advertising in Techniques magazine, and an e-blast to attendees.
STEM is CTE Symposium Opening Session and Luncheon $15,000
STEM is CTE Symposium, on Saturday December 9, brings together hundreds of education and business leaders from across the country to address access to STEM-related career paths through CTE programming for all students, especially for women who are still underrepresented in STEM fields. Sponsorship includes five-minutes speaking time, signage recognition, a symposium program session, VISION website logo and banner, Techniques magazine advertising, and an e-blast to VISION attendees.
Educators in Action Reception $7,500
Every year, nearly 600 people attend VISION for the first time. This opportunity will include coffee service during the first-timer orientation session, a chance for a company representative to bring remarks to the group, and plenty of signage and branding. Sponsor will also receive full-page ads in Techniques magazine, and a logo on the VISION website and VISION promotional mailings.
VISION 2018 Awards Banquet Sponsorships
Wednesday, November 28, Grand Hyatt San Antonio
ACTE offers a limited number of sponsorship opportunities to support the ACTE Excellence Awards program and VISION 2018 Awards Banquet. The companies and organizations that support the ACTE Excellence Awards are not only supporting ACTE, but actively recognizing and celebrating the best in career and technical education.
$10,000—Gold level companies receive:
VISION Program App $10,000
Attendees consistently ask for more event-specific information. Now they have it at their fingertips! The VISION program app sponsor will receive a banner in the app and logo on the splash page, prominent signage within the convention center, their logo on ACTE's VISION app promotions to attendees and the VISION homepage, and a full-page Techniques ad. Limit of two sponsors.
VISION Wi-Fi Password $10,000
When you have a conference app, conference attendees want access to free Wi-Fi. This creates a unique sponsorship opportunity. Imagine two-thirds of VISION attendees typing your company's name and booth number into their mobile device. Attendees and guests at Opryland will also see your company's name along with VISION when available WI-Fi networks are detected. Finally, ACTE will use your logo, company name and booth number when promoting free Wi-Fi access before and during the event.
Raise your profile during the show through tote bag inserts, workshops, and vendor e-blasts.
Tote Bag Insert (each) $1,000
Drop a discount flyer, special offer or product catalog in the VISION tote bag and resell your products and services to each registered attendee. Draw attention to your booth and remind attendees of your products and services.
Exhibitor Workshop (each) $1,000
Present your products and services to attendees in a 50-minute educational session. Exhibitor workshops are built on the show floor, are wired for Internet and seat approximately 50 attendees theater-style. Workshops are held on the hour during Expo hours.
Vendor E-blast (limit two messages) $1,800
An opportunity only available to CareerTech Expo vendors! You will receive one vendor e-blast sent to the VISION pre-registered mailing list and one sent to the post-VISION mailing list.
Vision attendees will receive tote bags, lanyards, and ID badges. Co-brand with us and increase your visibility!
Tote Bags SOLD $15,000
How would you like to see your logo all over ACTE’s CareerTech VISION? This portable marketing opportunity will showcase your company’s logo on 4,500 tote bags. Not only will attendees become familiar with your name and image, but they will take these bags back to their schools for continued exposure.
Lanyards SOLD $10,000
Get your logo into the hands and around the necks of all the attendees. 4,500 customized lanyards will showcase your company logo and name. These items are popular with educators who need them to hold their identification cards. Sponsor will also receive a full-page Techniques ad, and a VISION attendee e-blast.
Attendee ID Badge $10,000
Every attendee receives an ID badge. What a great way to get your company name in front of all attendees before and during VISION! The marketing opportunity includes your logo printed on every VISION ID badge.
CareerTech VISION Sponsor $15,000
This exclusive sponsorship provides a unique branding opportunity and a distinctive outlet for getting your message in front of thousands of education professionals before, during and after the event.
CareerTech Expo Sponsor $7,500
All the basics* are included. This is a turnkey solution for setting up and promoting your exhibit. You just need to show up and have your sales pitch ready.
Consider sponsoring VISION 2018 for a new level of exposure. Contact Jim Waterhouse, ACTE Exhibits Manager, at 800-826-9972, ext.332 or firstname.lastname@example.org