August 11-13, 2017
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Sponsorship Opportunities

We greatly appreciate our sponsors for this year’s conference.

The ACM Special Interest Group on the Design of Communication (ACM SIGDOC)’s 2017 Conference is an excellent opportunity to promote your organization to an international audience of researchers and practitioners of the design of communication.  If your organization is interested in sponsoring the International Conference on the Design of Communication, August 11-13, 2017, please consider the opportunities listed here.

For more information or to become a sponsor, contact Dr. Dawn Opel, Assistant Professor of Digital Media and User Experience, Michigan State University, at opeldawn@msu.edu or 517.432.2566.

$250 – General sponsorship.

  • Sponsor logo displayed on a poster at the registration table.
  • Logo displayed on conference website noting your organization as conference sponsor.
  • Sponsor organization’s informational and promotional materials placed in conference attendee bags and at a general information table during the conference.
  • Full-page promotional advertisement supplied by sponsor organization included in the conference program

$500 – Sponsor a conference break including light snacks and drinks.

  • Sponsor logo displayed on a poster at the registration table.
  • Sponsor organization’s informational and promotional materials placed in conference attendee bags and at a general information table during the conference.
  • Logo and materials prominently displayed on drink and snack table and on conference website noting your organization as conference break sponsor.
  • Full-page promotional advertisement supplied by sponsor organization included in the conference program

$1000 – Sponsor the Women in Technical Communication event.

  • Sponsor logo displayed on a poster at the registration table.
  • Sponsor organization’s informational and promotional materials placed in conference attendee bags and at a general information table during the conference.
  • Logo and materials prominently displayed at door to breakfast and on conference website noting your organization as breakfast sponsor.
  • Acknowledgment of the sponsor during the breakfast program.
  • If an organization representative attends the conference, representative may table in a common area during the conference.
  • Full-page promotional advertisement supplied by sponsor organization included in the conference program

$1000 – Sponsor a conference room.

  • Sponsor logo displayed on a poster at the registration table.
  • Sponsor organization’s informational and promotional materials placed in conference attendee bags and at a general information table during the conference.
  • Logo and materials prominently displayed at door at entrance to and in the conference room, as well as on conference website noting your organization as conference room sponsor.
  • If an organization representative attends the conference, representative may table in a common area during the conference.
  • Full-page promotional advertisement supplied by sponsor organization included in the conference program

$1000 – Sponsor industry/academia collaborative workshops and sessions.

  • A pre-conference industry/academia workshop will bring experts working in industry and academia together to discuss education and research priorities and needs in fields concerned with content and UX design.
  • Other opportunities for cross talk and knowledge sharing include featured industry panels and ignite talks.
  • Sponsorship would help cover a workshop lunch and travel expenses of featured industry experts.
  • Sponsor logo displayed on a poster at the registration table.
  • Sponsor organization’s informational and promotional materials placed in conference attendee bags and at a general information table during the conference.
  • Logo and materials prominently displayed at door at entrance to and in the conference room, as well as on conference website noting your organization as workshop or session sponsor.
  • If an organization representative attends the conference, representative may table in a common area during the conference.
  • Full-page promotional advertisement supplied by sponsor organization included in the conference program

$2500 – Sponsor the conference banquet or a conference plenary session.

  • Sponsor logo displayed on a poster at the registration table.
  • Sponsor organization’s informational and promotional materials placed in conference attendee bags and at a general information table during the conference.
  • Logo and materials prominently displayed at door at entrance to and in the banquet or conference room, as well as on conference website noting your organization as banquet or plenary session sponsor.
  • Sponsorship of the event will be acknowledged during the session program.
  • If an organization representative attends the conference, representative may table in a common area during the conference.
  • Full-page promotional advertisement supplied by sponsor organization included in the conference program