Can't Miss Sponsorship Opportunities

There are a variety of sponsorship opportunities to allow your company to achieve its marketing goals for this year's virtual event. To secure your sponsorship today, please email: sponsorships@smenet.org for more information.


Overall Conference Sponsorship – (SOLD): $5,000

Sponsorship benefits include:

  • Your company co-marketed on all email, e-news, print and social media marketing for the SME 2021 Minnesota Conference
  • Opportunity to speak directly with attendees: (1) one-minute introduction (video or pre-recorded individual speaking) aired immediately before the beginning of one daily keynote session of your choice. First choice of preferred keynote session (Tuesday Keynote: AI in Mining; Wednesday Keynote: Ethics; Thursday Keynote: Supply Chain and COVID.)
  • Company thanked after keynote session of your choice
  • Logo and branding to appear in reference to assigned keynote session for live and on-demand content
  • Social media campaign acknowledgement as the Premier Sponsor
  • (4) Four complimentary full conference registrations with full access to live and on-demand programming
  • Banner advertising and logo recognition on SME 2021 Minnesota Conference Web Site as the Premier Sponsor
  • Logo featured on Conference promotions before, during and after SME 2021 Minnesota Conference as the Premier Sponsor
  • Your Company logo featured as the Premier sponsor on the SME 2021 Minnesota conference attendee access page
  • Logo featured on exclusive pre-presentation slides as the Premier Sponsor
  • Premier level listing and acknowledgement in SME 2021 Minnesota Conference electronic Show Guide
  • Pre and Post Conference attendee lists (opt-ins)
  • Secure first rights to participate as a Sponsor at SME 2022 Minnesota Conference

 

SOLD

Keynote Plenary Session: $2,500 (2 available)

*One exclusive Keynote sponsor per day

Tuesday Keynote: AI in Mining
Wednesday Keynote: Ethics  
Thursday Keynote: Supply Chain and COVID

Partner with cutting-edge industry thought-leadership as an exclusive sponsor of an SME 2021 Minnesota Conference Keynote session.

Sponsorship benefits include:

  • Opportunity to speak directly with attendees: (1) one-minute introduction (video or pre-recorded individual speaking) aired immediately before the beginning of one daily keynote session of your choice. Secured on a first-come, first-served basis after Overall Conference Sponsor selection is confirmed.
  • Logo and branding to appear in reference to assigned keynote session for live and on-demand content
  • Social media campaign acknowledgement at Gold level
  • (2) Two complimentary full conference registrations with full access to live and on-demand programming
  • Banner advertising and logo recognition on SME 2021 Minnesota Conference Web Site at Gold level
  • Logo featured on Conference promotions before, during and after SME 2021 Minnesota Conference at Gold level
  • Your Company logo featured as a Gold level sponsor on the SME 2021 Minnesota conference attendee access page
  • Logo featured on shared pre-presentation slides at Gold level
  • Gold level listing and acknowledgement in SME 2021 Minnesota Conference electronic Show Guide
  • Pre and Post Conference attendee lists (opt-ins)
  • Secure first rights to participate as a Sponsor at SME 2022 Minnesota Conference

 

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*SME can help organize pre-recorded introductions

Networking Coffee Break: $2,000 (3 available)

*One per day- Tues., Wed., Thurs.

Sponsor one of the daily conference engagement networking breaks, taking place directly after each day’s Conference Keynote Plenary! This is THE opportunity to network with attendees during the daily 30-minute networking coffee break (over Zoom,) a place for all attendees to join and network with attendees from all aspects of the industry! Speak directly with and engage in meaningful conversations and discussion, and build quality relationships with mining, metals and exploration professionals from around the world over a virtual coffee break.

Sponsorship benefits include:
  • Opportunity to speak directly with attendees: Provide up to 5 staff to moderate a virtual coffee breakout with attendees; ability to provide feedback on networking questions to be discussed
  • Logo and branding to appear in reference to virtual coffee break for assigned day
  • Social media campaign acknowledgement at Gold level
  • (2) Two complimentary full conference registrations with full access to live and on-demand programming
  • Banner advertising and logo recognition on SME 2021 Minnesota Conference Web Site at Gold level
  • Logo featured on Conference promotions before, during and after SME 2021 Minnesota Conference at Gold level
  • Your Company logo featured as a Gold level sponsor on the SME 2021 Minnesota conference attendee access page
  • Logo featured on shared pre-presentation slides at Gold level
  • Gold level listing and acknowledgement in SME 2021 Minnesota Conference electronic Show Guide
  • Pre and Post Conference attendee lists (opt-ins)
  • Secure first rights to participate as a Sponsor at SME 2022 Minnesota Conference

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Presentation Sponsorship: $1,000 (5 available)

*Exclusive sponsor of one full technical presentation block of your choice (*first-come, first-served)

Partner with cutting-edge industry thought-leadership as a sponsor of a technical program session.

Sponsorship benefits include:

  • Opportunity to speak directly with attendees: (1) 30-second introduction (video or pre-recorded individual speaking) aired immediately before the beginning of one session of your choice. Secured on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Logo and branding to appear in reference to assigned session/presentation for live and on-demand content
  • Social media campaign acknowledgement at Gold level
  • (2) Two complimentary full conference registrations with full access to live and on-demand programming
  • Banner advertising and logo recognition on SME 2021 Minnesota Conference Web Site at Gold level
  • Logo featured on Conference promotions before, during and after SME 2021 Minnesota Conference at Gold level
  • Your Company logo featured as a Gold level sponsor on the SME 2021 Minnesota conference attendee access page
  • Logo featured on shared pre-presentation slides at Gold level
  • Gold level listing and acknowledgement in SME 2021 Minnesota Conference electronic Show Guide
  • Pre and Post Conference attendee lists (opt-ins)
  • Secure first rights to participate as a Sponsor at SME 2022 Minnesota Conference

 

Become a Sponsor

*SME can help organize pre-recorded introductions

 

Silver level Plus Sponsorship: $750

Join us as a partner of the SME 2021 Minnesota Conference as a general partner and industry-leader. Engage with your stakeholders in the industry’s leading regional conference for collaboration and growth in mining, metals and specifically the iron-ore region.

Sponsorship benefits include:

  • (2) Two complimentary full conference registrations with full access to live and on-demand programming
  • Banner advertising and logo recognition on SME 2021 Minnesota Conference Web Site at Silver level
  • Logo featured on Conference promotions before, during and after SME 2021 Minnesota Conference at Silver level
  • Your Company logo featured as a Silver level sponsor on the SME 2021 Minnesota conference attendee access page
  • Logo featured on shared pre-presentation slides at Silver level
  • Silver level listing and acknowledgement in SME 2021 Minnesota Conference electronic Show Guide
  • Pre and Post Conference attendee lists (opt-ins)
  • Secure first rights to participate as a Sponsor at SME 2022 Minnesota Conference

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Silver level Sponsorship: $500

Sponsorship benefits include:

  • Banner advertising and logo recognition on SME 2021 Minnesota Conference Web Site at Silver level
  • Logo featured on Conference promotions before, during and after SME 2021 Minnesota Conference at Silver level
  • Your Company logo featured as a Silver level sponsor on the SME 2021 Minnesota conference attendee access page
  • Logo featured on shared pre-presentation slides at Silver level
  • Silver level listing and acknowledgement in SME 2021 Minnesota Conference electronic Show Guide
  • Pre and Post Conference attendee lists (opt-ins)
  • Secure first rights to participate as a Sponsor at SME 2022 Minnesota Conference

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Bronze level Sponsorship: $300

Sponsorship benefits include:

  • Your Company logo featured as a Bronze level sponsor on the SME 2021 Minnesota conference attendee access page
  • Logo featured on shared pre-presentation slides at Bronze level
  • Bronze level listing and acknowledgement in SME 2021 Minnesota Conference electronic Show Guide
  • Pre and Post Conference attendee lists (opt-ins)
  • Secure first rights to participate as a Sponsor at SME 2022 Minnesota Conference

 

Become a Sponsor

 

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