INVITATION TO SPONSOR

We are seeking like-minded individuals and organizations to achieve our goal of creating a highly visible and diverse global forum via live and virtual interactions to stimulate new research, facilitate discussion, and develop science-based policy that ensures marine mammals and their aquatic homes will persist for future generations.

Your interest and support in SMM2021 is a reflection of your commitment to the future of marine mammals and their environments.

SMM2021 PROSPECTUS

We are currently engaged in a fundraising campaign to make SMM2021 an outstanding international success.

This fundraising prospectus describes SMM2021 and the variety of sponsorship opportunities available to you and your organization. More information on sponsorship can also be found below.

Download the conference prospectus.

CONFERENCE SPONSORSHIP LEVELS

PREMIERE SPONSORSHIP

BLUE WHALE - $75,000

PREMIERE SPONSORSHIP

BLUE WHALE - $75,000

Secure a space as a premiere level sponsor and receive the following benefits:

  • EXCLUSIVE SPONSOR OF THE VIRTUAL CONFERENCE PLATFORM
  • Sponsor’s logo prominently displayed on all virtual conference platforms and app
  • 5 minute in-person or virtual presentation during the Opening Ceremony including signage with sponsor’s name and logo
  • 1 minute promotional video before each live session AND before virtual sessions for one day of the conference
  • Full page advertisement in conference program and pocket guide
  • Acknowledgement in conference app, program, social media and website
  • Exhibition booth (includes 2 exhibitor registrations) + 3 conference registrations
  • Sponsor’s logo on t-shirt sleeve
  • Signed marine mammal art

SPERM WHALE - $50,000

• EXCLUSIVE SPONSOR OF WELCOMING RECEPTION
• 5 minute in-person or virtual presentation during the Welcoming Reception
• Sponsor’s name and logo on reception signage and napkins
• Sponsor’s logo prominently displayed at the conference
• 1 minute promotional video before each live session AND before virtual sessions for one day of the conference
• Full page advertisement in conference program and pocket guide
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program, social media and website
• Exhibition booth (includes 2 exhibitor registrations) + 2 conference registrations

PILOT WHALE - $25,000

• SPONSOR A PLENARY SESSION (four spaces available)
• 5 minute in-person or virtual presentation during a plenary session
• Sponsor’s name and logo on session signage
• Sponsor’s logo prominently displayed at the conference
• 30 second promotional video before each live session AND before virtual sessions for one day of the conference
• Full page advertisement in conference program
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program, social media and website
• Exhibition booth (includes 2 exhibitor registrations) + 1 conference registration

BOTTLENOSE DOLPHIN - $15,000

• Sponsor’s logo prominently displayed at the conference
• Half page advertisement in conference program
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program, social media and website
• Exhibition booth (includes 2 exhibitor registrations) + 1 conference registrations

MANATEE - $10,000

• Sponsor’s logo prominently displayed at the conference
• Half page advertisement in conference program
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program, social media and website
• Exhibition booth (includes 2 exhibitor registrations)

EVENT SPONSORSHIP

Event sponsorship is an excellent means of advertising your organization. The opportunities listed are designed to fit a variety of budgets and may be combined with general conference sponsorship to meet a desired level.
All prices are in USD.

CLOSING CELEBRATION BEACH PARTY: $30,000

• 3 minute in-person or virtual presentation during the closing celebration
• Sponsor’s name and logo on reception signage and napkins
• Sponsor’s logo prominently displayed at the conference
• Full page advertisement in conference program
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program, social media and website

DAILY TEA/COFFEE BREAKS: $10,000
(5 spaces available)

Sponsor’s name and logo on signage and napkins
• Sponsor’s logo prominently displayed at the conference
• Half page advertisement in conference program
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program and website

STUDENT EVENT: $5,000
(2 spaces available)

Sponsor’s name and logo on signage at event
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program and website

CHARGING STATIONS: $2,500
(3 spaces available)

• Sponsor’s name and logo on signage displayed near the charging station
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program and website

POSTER SESSIONS / RECEPTIONS: $10,000
(4 spaces available)

• Sponsor’s name and logo on session signage
• Sponsor’s logo prominently displayed at the conference
• Half page advertisement in conference program
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program, social media and website

CONFERENCE WI-FI: $5,000

Sponsor’s name and logo displayed when attendees connect to Wi-Fi
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program and website

LGTBQ EVENT: $5,000
(2 spaces available)

• Sponsor’s name and logo on signage at event
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program and website

VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION: $1,000
(4 spaces available)

• Acknowledgement in conference app, program and website

EVENT SPONSORSHIP

Event sponsorship is an excellent means of advertising your organization. The opportunities listed are designed to fit a variety of budgets and may be combined with general conference sponsorship to meet a desired level.
All prices are in USD.

CLOSING CELEBRATION BEACH PARTY: $30,000

• 3 minute in-person or virtual presentation during the closing celebration
• Sponsor’s name and logo on reception signage and napkins
• Sponsor’s logo prominently displayed at the conference
• Full page advertisement in conference program
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program, social media and website

DAILY TEA/COFFEE BREAKS: $10,000
(5 spaces available)

Sponsor’s name and logo on signage and napkins
• Sponsor’s logo prominently displayed at the conference
• Half page advertisement in conference program
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program and website

STUDENT EVENT: $5,000
(2 spaces available)

Sponsor’s name and logo on signage at event
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program and website

CHARGING STATIONS: $2,500
(3 spaces available)

• Sponsor’s name and logo on signage displayed near the charging station
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program and website

POSTER SESSIONS / RECEPTIONS: $10,000
(4 spaces available)

• Sponsor’s name and logo on session signage
• Sponsor’s logo prominently displayed at the conference
• Half page advertisement in conference program
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program, social media and website

CONFERENCE WI-FI: $5,000

Sponsor’s name and logo displayed when attendees connect to Wi-Fi
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program and website

LGTBQ EVENT: $5,000
(2 spaces available)

• Sponsor’s name and logo on signage at event
• Acknowledgement in conference app, program and website

VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION: $1,000
(4 spaces available)

• Acknowledgement in conference app, program and website

PROMOTIONAL ITEMS

Promote your brand through these unique offerings. Prices include the cost of production of each item. All items include recycled and sustainable materials.
All prices are in USD.

Name Badges and Lanyards:
$20,000

Conference Pocket Guide:
$20,000

Conference Cups:
$20,000

Conference Tote Bags:
$15,000

Conference Notebook/Pen:
$15,000

Conference Facemasks:
$15,000

Eco-Friendly Utensils:
$10,000

Volunteer Shirts:
$10,000

CONTACT US

Your support is crucial to the success of our global Society. We can match you with the right sponsorship opportunities to maximize your exposure and benefits.

We are available at your earliest convenience to discuss how your organization can participate at SMM2021.

Conference Co-Chairs:

Amy C. Hirons (1-954-262-3620) and Jeremy Kiszka (1-305-919-5234)
conferencechairs@marinemammalscience.org

CONTACT US

Your support is crucial to the success of our global Society. We can match you with the right sponsorship opportunities to maximize your exposure and benefits.

We are available at your earliest convenience to discuss how your organization can participate at SMM2021.

Conference Co-Chairs:

Amy C. Hirons (1-954-262-3620) and Jeremy Kiszka (1-305-919-5234)
conferencechairs@marinemammalscience.org