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2018 Sponsors

For more involvement and a higher level of visibility consider sponsoring conference items, we invite you to join us as a sponsor for the 2018 Conference. Our sponsoring structure allows more interaction with our 550 attendees creating a higher profile with business leaders, workforce development and HR professionals, policy makers, and young professionals from across the state.

Select a level of investment and chose one item to associate your company sponsorship and branding. Item selection is a first come, first serve basis based on registration. 
 
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Gold Sponsor $5,000
Sponsoring Items: Benefits:
 







  • Recognition with affiliation of item
  • Admission for 5 attendees to the conference with a discounted rate of $200 for any additional attendees
  • An 8x10 booth set up during the Exhibitor Show on September 19, where booth attendees can be swapped at no cost.
  • Company name listed in the conference agenda
  • Company logo in the looping PowerPoint during general sessions
  • Company logo and link on conference website and app
  • The ability to include promotional material in registration bags*
  • Attendee contact information 
  • First right of refusal for the sponsored item for 2019
Silver Sponsor $3,000
Sponsoring Items: Benefits:
 
  • Recognition with affiliation of item
  • Admission for 3 attendees to the conference with a discounted rate of $200 for additional attendees
  • An 8x10 booth set up during the Exhibitor Show on September 19, where booth attendees can be swapped at no cost
  • Company logo in the looping PowerPoint and on conference app
  • Company name and link on the website
  • The ability to include promotional material in registration bags*
  • Attendee contact information 
  • First right of refusal for the sponsored item for 2019
 
Bronze Sponsor $1,500
Sponsoring Items: Benefits:




 
  • Recognition with affiliation of item
  • Admission for 1 attendee to the conference with a discounted rate of $200 for additional attendees
  • An 8x10 booth set up during the Exhibitor Show on September 19, where booth attendees can be swapped at no cost
  • Company name listed in the conference agenda, looping PowerPoint during general sessions, conference website, and conference app
  • The ability to include promotional material in registration bags*
  • Attendee contact information following the conference
  • First right of refusal for the sponsored item for 2019























































 

Gold Sponsor Opportunities for $5,000
 
Lanyards/Nametags Receive tremendous visibility throughout the entire conference. Each attendee name badge comes with a lanyard that will feature the sponsor's logo. 
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Conference Notebook All Conference attendees will receive a conference branded notebook featuring specific conference links and the sponsor's logo would be featured. 
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Registation Bag All attendees will receive a conference bag featuring the sponsor's logo. Promotional items from other vendors will be permitted within bag.
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Conference Track Sponsored tracks will have recognition as lead sponsor at each session in track.
Available tracks:
Legal: This conference track extends to all three days of the conference for all attendees. The topics will specific topics such as discrimination, lawsuits, new administration policy, and other employment law. Education sessions will be led by lawyers and professionals who are available to answer those challenging legal questions.

Recruitment: This conference track extends to all three days of the conference for all attendees. Presenters will have insight on building creative approaches and best practices to apply directly to attendees' recruitment or retention processes.

C Suite: This conference track is a one-day invitational event from the Governor's Office to business c-suite leaders across the state. The track covers best practices and provides a chance for attendees to share their concerns regarding current issues in the North Dakota workforce to influence policy and change. 
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Silver Sponsor Opportunities for $3,000
 
Keynotes (2 available) Click here to view Keynote Speaker bios. Company name and/or logo associated with keynote in signage, agenda, website and recognized during the introduction of the keynote by the emcee. Exclusive opportunity to distribute literature before the Keynote begins. 
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Exhibitor Lunch The lunch, held on Wednesday, September 19, will be the boxed lunch held during the Exhibitor Show. Company name and/or logo associated with lunch in signage, agenda, website and recognized prior to the luncheon by the emcee. Exclusive opportunity to distribute literature* during break before lunch. 
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Conference App (3 available) The Conference App was a major success last year connecting attendees with information on the agenda, keynotes and sponsors/exhibitors.  The sponsor of this will have their logo featured in a prime location within the app on one day of the event. 
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SHRM Concierge Desk
A successful resource introduced in 2017 to help attendees regarding certifications/credits, SHRM related questions, downloading/troubleshooting the conference app, and specific to silent auction items. 
All Silver level sponsor benefits. Back to top
 

 
   
Bronze Sponsor Opportunities for $1,500
 
Breaks
(1 available)
Gain exposure by having your company name and logo displayed during a networking break. Exclusive opportunity to distribute literature* during break. 
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Breakout or Concurrent  Session

 
Any specific breakout session can be sponsored. Sponsors will be able to select their choice and will receive recognition as the sponsor through signage and be given 5 minutes to make the introduction of the speaker. Keynotes are not included in this availability.

Rest or Relax Session: Gain exposure by having your company name and logo displayed during a special concurrent breakout session. The "Rest Or Relax" session, held on Wednesday, September 19 following the Exhibitor Showcase and Social, will host repeat speakers in a relaxed environment to encourage networking. A cash bar will be available.
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Post-Conference E-mail  The post conference email contains presentations and contact information attendee's will need after the conference, including the event survey. Sponsor's logo and link to their website will be included in the email.
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*Promotional items and/or literature must be provided to the ND Department of Commerce by September 4 to be included.

For questions specific to sponsorship, contact Amanda Remynse.
Additional information and registration available to become an Exhibitor and participate in the Exhibitor Show.
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