Sponsors and Exhibitors

The CIES 59th Annual Conference will attract over 2,000 education professionals to Washington, D.C. for one of the most prestigious conferences in the education field. With such a larger number of attendees the CIES Annual Conference is a great opportunity for sponsorship and exhibitors to reach education professionals. Each sponsorship and exhibitor dollar spent goes directly to supporting this respected and growing conference.

To learn more about sponsor and exhibitor opportunities please download the CIES Sponsor and Exhibitor Prospectus. If you have questions please contact CIES Director of Sales, Teresa Matozzo tmatozzo@talley.com.

Reception Sponsorships (Multiple Opportunities)

$10,000 Opening Reception  SOLD!!!!!

$10,000 International Women’s Day Reception

$10,000 Closing Reception

Attendees will be looking to unwind after travel and sessions at the Attendee Reception to be held within the host hotel. The Reception offers attendees and sponsors an evening networking opportunity that includes great food, drink, and music for all.

Benefits Include:

  • Sign recognition at the Reception
  • Complimentary Exhibit space within Conference Exhibit Hall
  • 6 Complimentary Conference Registrations
  • Logo and Link placement on event registration website
  • Sponsorship recognition in promotional materials
  • Sponsorship description in the conference program
  • Full page advertisement within the conference program
  • Rotating banner advertisement within conference app
  • Cocktail napkins with company logo

Dessert Sponsor – Presidential Address

$10,000

Your sponsorship will provide a sweet treat to attendees of the Presidential Address session. A card with your logo will be displayed at each seat during the event and a special thank you given prior to the session. Includes a 1 page handout with conference materials and a 1 page advertisement in the conference program.

Conference Tote Bag Sponsor

$12,000

Give attendees a helping hand by sponsoring the conference tote bag. Emblazoned with your company logo and the conference logo, each attendee will not only have a convenient way to carry conference materials, but a bag way to go green and use during trips to the grocery store after the conference ends. Includes 1 page ad within conference program.

Conference App Sponsor  SOLD!!!

$8,000

Stay in front of attendees all week long by being the official Conference App sponsor. The Conference App will be a central hub for attendees to connect, build their schedule, and stay up to date on conference events throughout the week. Your organization will be branded as the official sponsor of the app with plenty of logo and ad placement within the app itself and signage during the event. The App will be in front of nearly all attendees, meaning great return on sponsor dollar investment! 

Official Wi-Fi Sponsor

$7,000

Help all conference attendees get connected at the Annual Conference as the Official WiFi sponsor.

Benefits Include:

  • Complimentary Exhibit space within conference exhibit hall
  • 4 complimentary conference registrations
  • Logo and link placement on event registration website
  • Full page advertisement within the conference program
  • Sponsorship recognition in conference program
  • Company logo on signage the includes Wi-Fi login instruction
  • Wi-Fi Network Branded with company logo

Career Expo Sponsor or Speed Mentoring

$5,000 (Each)

Lend your support to the Career Expo, where your brand will be displayed on signage throughout the event area. A card with your logo will be handed to all who visit the career expo and sponsor may provide a 1 page hand out to include with conference handout materials. Includes 1 page ad within conference program.

Hotel Guest Room Key Cards

$5,000

Make an early impression when attendee’s check into the conference hotel with a custom key card printed with your company logo.

Lanyard Sponsorship

$4,000

Place your company logo and/or name on the official conference lanyard worn by every attendee.

Notepad Sponsorship

$3,000

Be on the minds of every attendee as they jot notes down from their sessions on the official conference notepad that features your company logo.

Device Charging Kiosk

$3,000

Help conference attendee’s power up their devices by sponsoring a Mobile Device Charging Kiosk.

  • Complimentary Exhibit space within conference exhibit hall
  • 2 complimentary conference registrations
  • Logo and link placement on event registration website
  • Full page advertisement within the conference program
  • Sponsorship recognition in conference program
  • Signage on and around Kiosk
  • Company handout collateral located at the Kiosk

Sponsor a Refreshment Break (Multiple Available)

$2,000

Help attendees get an extra boost by sponsoring a refreshment break. Each sponsor will have signage located at the refreshment area and listed on conference schedules as the break sponsor. Special signage and acknowledgement will be made within conference materials.