Call for Sponsors

The Society for Ecological Restoration (SER) invites organizations, private-sector firms, government agencies and international bodies to become sponsors of the 5th SER World Conference on Ecological Restoration.

As a sponsor of this noteworthy event, you will have the opportunity to increase your visibility within the growing field of ecological restoration and showcase your products, services or activities to a diverse national and international audience. Conference attendees will include practitioners, researchers, planners/managers and policymakers in ecological restoration, environmental management and international development, among other fields.

The conference will feature four days of oral presentations covering a wide range of topics, as well as prominent keynote and plenary speakers, pre-conference training workshops and post-conference field trips to local restoration sites.

All sponsor donations are tax-deductible.

Benefits of becoming a Conference Sponsor

abcdef1)   Access to a multi-disciplinary audience of more than 1,500 attendees including:
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abcdefghijklmno U.S., Canada and a number of other countries)
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abcdefghijklm•   Urban planners
abcdefghijklm•   Corporations
abcdefghijklm•   Restoration planners
abcdefghijklm•   Indigenous communities
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abcdef2)   Increased exposure and visibility through the inclusion of your logo and URL on
abcdefghi the conference website and in all conference-related materials (e.g. conference
abcdefghi announcements, program book, book of abstracts, banners and signage)
abcdef3)   Complimentary advertisement space in the conference program book
abcdef4)   Acknowledgment in SER e-news publications and the SER Annual Report
abcdef5)   Discounted exhibit space
abcdef6)   Complimentary registration to the conference
abcdef7)   Complimentary tickets to the Gala Awards Dinner

Sponsorship Opportunities

Your support will help us enhance the quality of the scientific program, offer grants for student participation, and improve conference amenities for all attendees (e.g. coffee breaks, poster session refreshments, social events).

SER welcomes general sponsorship of the conference at one of the four levels outlined below, and is happy to work with you to customize a sponsorship opportunity that best suits your goals and budget

Platinum Sponsor
$20,000 and higher

Gold Sponsor
$10,000-19,999

Silver Sponsor
$5,000-9,999

Platinum Sponsors will receive:
•    4 complimentary conference registrations
•    1 complimentary exhibit booth (includes 2 additional complimentary registrations)
•    6 tickets to the Gala Awards Dinner
•    1 full-page ad in the conference program

Platinum Sponsors will be recognized:
•    On the conference website
•    In the conference program
•    On conference signage
•    In SER newsletters
•    In the SER Annual Report

Gold Sponsors will receive:
•    3 complimentary conference registrations
•    3 tickets to the Gala Awards Dinner
•    75% discount on the cost of an exhibit booth
•    1 half-page ad in the conference program

Gold Sponsors will be recognized:
•    On the conference website
•    In the conference program
•    On conference signage
•    In SER newsletters
•    In the SER Annual Report

Silver Sponsors will receive:
•    2 complimentary conference registrations
•    2 tickets to the Gala Awards Dinner
•    50% discount on the cost of an exhibit booth
•    1 quarter-page ad in the conference program

Silver Sponsors will be recognized:
•    On the conference website
•    In the conference program
•    On conference signage
•    In SER newsletters
•    In the SER Annual Report

 

Bronze Sponsor
$2,500-4,999

Bronze Sponsors will receive:
•    1 complimentary conference registration
•    1 ticket to the Gala Awards Dinner
•    25% discount on the cost of an exhibit booth
•    1 quarter-page ad in the conference program

Bronze Sponsors will be recognized:
•    On the conference website
•    In the conference program
•    On conference signage
•    In SER newsletters
•    In the SER Annual Report

Dolomite Sponsor
$500-2,499

Dolomite Sponsors will receive:
•    Acknowledgement in the conference program, on the conference website, and on SER2013 promotional materials as appropriate

Targeted Sponsorship Opportunities

If you would like to consider underwriting a specific activity or programmatic aspect of the conference in order to direct your marketing efforts at a particular group of attendees, the following targeted sponsorship opportunities are also available:

abcdef•   Welcome Reception
abcdef•   SER Founder’s Reception
abcdef•   Gala Awards Dinner
abcdef•   Poster Session and Reception
abcdef•   Student Grants Program
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abcdef•   Conference Program Book

Click here to download the SER2013 Conference Prospectus and learn more about these sponsorship opportunities, as well as opportunities for advertising and exhibiting.

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Contact Us

To learn more about the conference and the ways in which your company or organization can support this important event while furthering its own goals and ambitions, please contact us:

Email: info@ser2013.org
Telephone: (202) 299-9518

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Platinum Sponsor

$20,000 and higher

Gold Sponsor

$10,000-19,999

Silver Sponsor

$5,000-9,999

Platinum Sponsors will receive:

· 4 complimentary conference registrations

· 1 complimentary exhibit booth (includes 2 additional complimentary registrations)

· 6 tickets to the Gala Awards Dinner

· 1 full-page ad in the conference program

Platinum Sponsors will be recognized:

· On the conference website

· In the conference program

· On conference signage

· In SER newsletters

· In the SER Annual Report

 

Gold Sponsors will receive:

· 3 complimentary conference registrations

· 3 tickets to the Gala Awards Dinner

· 75% discount on the cost of an exhibit booth

· 1 half-page ad in the conference program

Gold Sponsors will be recognized:

· On the conference website

· In the conference program

· On conference signage

· In SER newsletters

· In the SER Annual Report

 

 

Silver Sponsors will receive:

· 2 complimentary conference registrations

· 2 tickets to the Gala Awards Dinner

· 50% discount on the cost of an exhibit booth

· 1 quarter-page ad in the conference program

Silver Sponsors will be recognized:

· On the conference website

· In the conference program

· On conference signage

· In SER newsletters

· In the SER Annual Report

 

Bronze Sponsor

$2,500-4,999

 

Bronze Sponsors will receive:

· 1 complimentary conference registration

· 1 ticket to the Gala Awards Dinner

· 25% discount on the cost of an exhibit booth

· 1 quarter-page ad in the conference program

Bronze Sponsors will be recognized:

· On the conference website

· In the conference program

· On conference signage

· In SER newsletters

· In the SER Annual Report