Sponsorships

MLA 2017 Annual Conference
October 18-20, 2017
Lansing Center
Lansing, Michigan

Sponsorship Levels

MLA offers a range of exposure levels and mechanisms for sponsorship at our 2017 Annual Conference.  Sponsor an event that fits your organizational personality or place a brand on conference collateral.  Your total sponsorship spend triggers even more return on your investment with additional recognition based on your sponsorship level.  The more you invest, the more visibility and sponsor benefits you receive. 

For more information review the vendor opportunities (PDF download) to select the options that best suit your needs.

All Conference Sponsor Level - EXCLUSIVE – Contributions of $10,000 and above

This exclusive level provides our All Conference sponsor the highest recognition at MLA 2017 and includes the following:

  • Complementary 10’x10’ exhibit booth
  • Full page advertisement placement in the onsite program book
  • Two complimentary full conference registration passes
  • Prominent logo placement on all conference promotional materials and signage
  • Podium recognition at all major event functions
  • Your logo prominently displayed (with link) on the MLA 2017 conference website and conference email blasts.

Premiere Level – Contribution of $5,000 and above:

Premiere sponsors receive recognition on the MLA website with a logo and link to your site, podium recognition at your sponsored function, onsite signage at your sponsored function, recognition in all materials that promote your sponsored function, event or item, two complimentary full conference registration for your organization and one complimentary 10’x10’ exhibit booth.

Champion Level – Contributions of $2,500 and above:

Champion sponsors receive recognition on the MLA website with a logo and link to your site, podium recognition at your sponsored function, onsite signage at your sponsored function, recognition in all materials that promote your sponsored function, event or item and one complimentary full conference registration for you or your organization.

Supporter Level – Contributions of $250 and above:

Supporter sponsors receive recognition on the MLA website with a link to your site and recognition in all materials that promote your sponsored function, event or items.

Make your sponsorship dollars work harder! Mix and match any of these sponsorship opportunities to fit your organization’s goals and budget. Your total spend determines your level of sponsorship: Premiere, Champion or Supporter. These opportunities are first come, first serve so don’t wait to gain maximum exposure!

Set the Library Trends

Mobile App SOLD $8,000
Dedicated Newsletter E-blast - Up to 10 posts on various channels $5,500
Social Media Mentions $2,000
Executive Exchange $1,500
Mobile Charging Station (3) $500
MLA Membership Booth $500
Discussion Dens (3) $500

Sponsor an Event

Legislative Pre-Conference $8,500
Thursday Keynote Luncheon Program $8,000
Opening Conference Reception $5,000
Opening Keynote $4,000
Closing Keynote $4,000
Thursday Offsite Reception $3,000
MLA Michigan Author Award Luncheon $3,500
Your Professional Connection Breakfast $1,500
Poster Showcase $1,000
Edu-Tour $1,000
Library SOUP $750
Daily Education Sessions (3) $750

Brand Visibility

All-Conference Signage $3,500
Water Tumblers -Your logo on reusable cups given to all attendees $3,500
Tote Bags -Your logo printed on bags given to all attendees $3,000
Hotel Key Cards - Your logo on room key cards for all hotel guests $2,500
Coffee Cup Sleeves $2,500
Conference Registration Booth $2,000
Lanyards -Your logo printed on lanyards given to all attendees SOLD $1,500
Break Stations (2) $1,000
Ice Cream Novelty Cart (3) $500
Bag Drop -Your Literature or giveaways included in attendee tote bags $250
Chair Drop (3) -Your Literature provided placed on Keynote session chairs $250

 

 

To reserve your sponsorship, please complete the commitment form below. You will be invoiced for the amount due. A representative from MLA will contact you for a high resolution (300 ppi minimum) image of your company logo in jpeg or pdf format.

For more information, please contact Kristy Doak, Director of Professional Development and Meeting Planning at kdoak@milibraries.org or (517) 394-2774 ext. 223.

Thank you for your support of the Michigan library community. We look forward to seeing you in Lansing!

MLA 2017 Sponsorship Commitment Form

 

 

Billing Information - You will receive an invoice via email for the total of all sponsorship items selected below.

 

Sponsorship Selection
Requests for specific sponsorships will be honored on a first come, first served basis. If you do not see the particular sponsorship opportunity you are looking for, please contact Kristy Doak, kdoak@milibraries.org or (517) 394-2774 ext. 223, to discuss custom options.