Sponsorship Opportunties

Sponsorship Overview


OCTANe's Technology Investor Forum (TIF) is the largest conference in Southern California focused on high growth and innovation technology investment. With nearly 800 attendees and dozens of companies and investors, it has become a must-attend event for tech executives, entrepreneurs and investors.

 

We are currently seeking a select number of sponsors who desire to increase their visibility and to make vital connections with all facets of the industry. In addition to visibility and participation during the event, sponsors will receive widespread visibility through extensive marketing and through our partnerships with several regional associations. This is a great opportunity to be exposed to cutting-edge innovation and help the technology, investment, and innovation industries in Southern California thrive! The sponsorship levels are as follows:  

 

Title Sponsor - $25,000 (Sold)

·    Positioning as “Title Sponsor” in all marketing material and at event

·    Marketing booth in the location of your choice in the highest traffic area of the exhibit area

·    Multiple speaking opportunities as master of ceremonies at conference sessions

·    Company name/logo on conference promotional materials, print and electronic, including website and Technology Investor Forum Mobile App

·    Participation in evaluation sessions to select companies that will make investment presentations

·    4 Invitations to private “First Look” reception with investment presentation companies on May 4

·    6 Invitations to pre-conference VIP Reception on May 4

·    10 Complimentary conference tickets and priority seating

 

Keynote Speaker Sponsor - $15,000 (3 Opportunities, 2 Remaining)

·    Positioning as “Premier” Sponsor in all marketing material and at event

·    Opportunity to introduce and/or interview the keynote speaker at a plenary session

·    A prime marketing booth in the showcase exhibit hall

·    Visual recognition within the room of your sponsored event

·    Company name/logo on conference promotional materials, print and electronic, including website and Technology Investor Forum Mobile App

·    Participation in evaluation sessions to select companies that will make investment presentations

·    3 Invitations to private “First Look” Reception on May 4

·    4 Invitations to private VIP Reception on May 4

·    8 Complimentary conference tickets and priority seating

 

Start-up Company Presentations Sponsor - (Sold)

This 2.5-hour event is one of the most well attended sessions. Sponsor benefits include:

·    Positioning as “Premier” Sponsor in all marketing material and at event

·    Sponsor has the opportunity to introduce/MC the entire session

·    Host and speaking opportunity at private "First Look" event

·    A prime marketing booth in the showcase exhibit hall

·    Visual recognition within the room of your sponsored event

·    Company name/logo on conference promotional materials, print and electronic, including website and Technology Investor Forum Mobile App

·    Participation in investment presentation screenings

·    3 Invitations to private VIP Reception on May 4

·    3 Invitations to private “First Look” Reception on May 4

·    7 Complimentary conference tickets and priority seating

 

NEW ~ CEO and Keynote Dinner Sponsor - $10,000 (4 Opportunities, 1 Remaining)

Opportunity to host an exclusive private dinner on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 for speakers, CEO’s, investors and industry leaders

·    Logo on invitation

·    Private invitation dinner for up to 100 guests

·    Positioning as Premier Sponsor in all marketing materials

·    On-site signage recognition as CEO and Keynote Speaker Dinner Sponsor

·    2 complimentary passes for the CEO Dinner

·    2 Invitations to private “First Look” Reception on May 4

·    2 Invitations to private VIP Reception on May 4

·    3 Complimentary conference tickets

·    Company name/logo on conference promotional materials, print and electronic, including website and TIF Mobile App

 

VIP Reception Sponsor: $8,000 (3 Opportunities, 2 Remaining)

OCTANe will host a VIP reception exclusively for speakers, CEOs, select investors, and other industry leaders on May 4. Expected attendance for this reception is 150 executives.

·        Logo on VIP invitation

·        On-site signage recognition as VIP reception sponsor

·        Space available for corporate literature and/or give-away items inside reception room

·        Sponsors may consider ordering cocktail napkins, serving a specialty drink, or other creative ideas

·        3 Complimentary conference tickets or 6 Complimentary conference tickets (Exclusive only)

·        3 Invitations to pre-conference VIP reception or 6 Invitations (Exclusive only) to pre-conference VIP Reception on May 4

·        2 Invitations to private “First Look” Reception or 4 Invitations (Exclusive only) to private “First Look” Reception on May 4

·        Company name/logo on conference promotional materials, print and electronic, including website and Technology Investor Forum Mobile App

 

Discussion Panel Session Sponsor - $7,500 (5 Opportunities, 2 Remaining)

·    Opportunity to lead/moderate a discussion; a role in the development of the panel including bringing speakers, setting topics, etc. can also be arranged

·    Visual recognition within the room of your sponsored event

·    Company name/logo on conference promotional materials, print and electronic, including website and Technology Investor Forum Mobile App

·    Participation in evaluation sessions to select companies that will make investment presentations

·    A booth in the exhibit area

·    3 Invitations to private “First Look” Reception on May 4

·    3 Invitations to private VIP Reception on May 4

·    4 Complimentary conference tickets

 

Corporate Value Pack Sponsor - $3,000

·    8 complimentary conference tickets

·    1 Invitation to private “First Look” Reception on May 4

·    2 invitations to private VIP Reception on May 4

·    Company name/logo on conference promotional materials, print and electronic, including website and Technology Investor Forum Mobile Program App

 

Showcase Sponsor - $2,500

For companies over $25M in revenue, service providers, and other advisors.

·    A booth in the company showcase exhibit area

·    Company name/logo on conference promotional materials, print and electronic, including website and Technology Investor Forum Mobile App

·    1 invitation to private “First Look” Reception on May 4

·    1 invitation to private VIP Reception on May 4

·    3 Complimentary conference tickets

 

Parking/Showcase Sponsor: $5,000 (1 Opportunity)

Provide free parking for all event attendees. Sponsor benefits include:

·        Every conference attendee will visit your showcase booth to get their parking validated

·        Company name/logo on conference promotional materials, print and electronic, including website and Technology Investor Forum Mobile App

·        1 Invitation to private “First Look” Reception on May 4

·        2 Invitations to VIP Reception on May 4

·        5 Complimentary conference tickets

 

Mobile App Sponsor: $7,500 (1 Opportunity)

OCTANe will produce a unique conference mobile app that will be accessible by all attendees. The app contains information on the speakers, sponsors, schedules, and other exciting features. Sponsor benefits include:

·        Logo on app splash page and on the mobile app home screen

·        A booth in the company showcase

·        4 complimentary conference tickets

·        2 invitations to VIP Reception on May 4

·        1 invitation to private “First Look” Reception on May 4

·        Company name/logo on conference promotional materials, print and electronic, including website and Technology Investor Forum Mobile App

 

General Reception Sponsor: $2,500 (4 Opportunities) or $7,500 Exclusive

All conference attendees are invited to the general cocktail reception, taking place in the exhibit area of the hotel. Expected attendance is 650. Sponsor benefits include:

·        On-site signage and recognition as reception sponsor

·        Sponsors may consider ordering cocktail napkins, serving a specialty drink, or other creative ideas

·        A booth in the company showcase ($7,500 Exclusive level only)

·        2 - 4 Complimentary conference tickets

·        2 Invitations to VIP Reception (Exclusive only) on May 4

·        1 Invitation to private “First Look” Reception on May 4

·        Company name/logo on conference promotional materials, print and electronic, including website and Technology Investor Forum Mobile App

 

Breakfast Sponsor: $5,000 (1 Opportunity)

All conference attendees will be provided breakfast in the Grand Foyer at the Hotel Irvine where the Breakfast Sponsor will have prominent signage and recognition. Sponsor benefits include:

·        4 complimentary conference tickets

·        2 invitations to VIP Reception on May 4

·        1 invitation to private “First Look” Reception on May 4

·        Company name/logo on conference promotional materials, print and electronic, including website and Technology Investor Forum Mobile App

 

Coffee Sponsor: $4,000 (1 Opportunity)

All-day coffee station will be set up in Innovation Showcase area with exclusive signage and display table for Coffee Sponsor. Sponsor benefits include:

·        4 Complimentary conference tickets

·        2 Invitations to VIP Reception on May 4

·        1 Invitation to private “First Look” Reception on May 4

·        Company name/logo on conference promotional materials, print and electronic, including website and Technology Investor Forum Mobile App

·        Company Logo above Coffee Station

·        Sponsors may consider bringing branded coffee cups

 

WiFi Internet Sponsor: $4,000 (SOLD)

The Internet sponsor will provide wireless access to all conference attendees. Sponsor benefits include:

·        Each attendee will receive a business card with the password of the wireless, and the password will be your company's name

·        On-site signage recognition as sponsor

·        2 Complimentary conference tickets

·        2 Invitations to Private “First Look” Reception on May 4

·        2 Invitations to the VIP Reception on May 4

·        Company name/logo on conference promotional materials, print and electronic, including website and Technology Investor Forum Mobile App

 

Green Room/Media Room Sponsor: $3,500 (1 Opportunity)

All speakers will be instructed to meet in the Green Room prior to their allotted speaking time. The sponsor of this room will be encouraged to meet and speak with speakers during this time, and the room will also be used for select media interviews. Sponsor benefits include:

·        3 Complimentary conference tickets

·        1 Invitation to VIP Reception on May 4

·        Space to display literature or collateral

·        Company name/logo on conference promotional materials, print and electronic, including website and Technology Investor Forum Mobile App

·        On-site signage recognition

·        Opportunity to meet with speakers and other VIPs in a more private setting

Lanyard Sponsor: $3,000 (Sold)

Lanyards with sponsor name/logo are distributed to all conference attendees with name badge (estimated number to be distributed is 850). Sponsor benefits include:

·        Name/logo on lanyards

·        3 Complimentary conference tickets

·        1 Invitation to VIP Reception on May 4

·        Company name/logo on conference promotional materials, print and electronic, including website and Technology Investor Forum Mobile App

·        On-site signage recognition



 

To take advantage of these opportunities please contact

Christina Alexopoulos at christina@octaneoc.org or (949) 330-6566


Sponsorship pricing and packages subject to change based on availability