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TED Red Package - $5,000

The TED Red Package is curated for partners on a budget. This bundle includes cost-effective marketing and business networking opportunities that can engage in an authentic dialogue with highly-motivated guests.

  • 10 Student Tickets to Main Event (Any student, not limited to college. A student must receive these.)
  • 4 Sponsor Tickets to Main Event
  • Logo projected on stage before and after for Main Event
  • Logo on YouTube videos for Main Event
  • Any promotional items that are approved by the TEDxUAkron team can be included in our gift bags given away to all our event attendees (that’s a total audience of 750)
Sponsor Packages

Silver Package - $9,000 (4 packages available)

The Silver Package is designed at a lower price point for partners who would like to be involved, but aren’t looking to be a title sponsor. Plenty of outreach and marketing opportunities are included in this bundle.

  • Quarter screen logo on YouTube videos for Main Event
  • Logo projected on stage before and after for Main Event and TEDxSalons
  • Quarter-page Advertisement in Main Event Program
  • Quarter-page Advertisement in each TEDxSalon program
  • 10 Student Tickets to Main Event (Any student, not limited to college. A student must receive these.)
  • 4 Sponsor Tickets to Main Event
  • Any promotional items that are approved by the TEDxUAkron team can be included in our gift bags given away to all our event attendees (that’s a total audience of 750)

Gold Package - $15,000 (2 packages available)

The Gold Package is effective for establishing an authentic connection to the elusive and valuable audience made up of passionate open-minded community members. This opportunity features numerous co-branding outlets and abilities to showcase new products and services. We designed this sponsorship for a maximum of two community partners to enable a consistent brand presence at all TEDx events.

  • Half screen featured logo on YouTube videos for Main Event and TEDxSalons
  • Verbal mention & logo projected on stage before and after for Main Event and TEDxSalons
  • Half-page Advertisement in Main Event Program
  • Half-page Advertisement in each TEDxSalon program
  • Acknowledgment and logo on Website
  • Mentioned across our social media channels (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn) (TEDx Rules apply)
  • Featured logo on back of apparel
  • 6 VIP Tickets to Main Event
  • 4 General Admission Tickets to Main Event
  • 10 Student Tickets to Main Event (Any student, not limited to college. A student must receive these.)
  • 2 General Admission tickets to each TEDxSalon
  • Any promotional items that are approved by the TEDxUAkron team can be included in our gift bags to be given away to all our event attendees (that’s a total audience of 750)

Platinum Package* - $25,000 (1 package available)

The Platinum Package is designed for maximum recognition at all our TEDx events. This package contains exclusive offers and premier co-branding opportunities not available to other sponsorship levels. This package is recommended for companies and organizations who are looking for access to the best and brightest, a chance to launch a new product, or simply entertaining and marketing to guests.

  • Featured sponsor at the main event
  • Featured sponsor at 3 TEDxSalons
  • 1 time email blast to all TEDx attendees
  • Naming rights for post main event VIP reception/after party
  • Fullscreen featured logo on YouTube videos for Main Event and TEDxSalons
  • Verbal Recognition & featured logo projected on stage before and after for Main Event and TEDxSalons
  • Featured logo on event name tags
  • Inside front cover advertisement in the Main Event Program
  • Full page preferential advertisement in each TEDxSalon Program
  • Acknowledgment and featured logo on website
  • Featured sponsor during our social media campaigns (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn) (TEDx Rules apply)
  • Featured logo on the front of apparel
  • 2 seats at pre-main event dinner for team members and speakers
  • 10 VIP Tickets to Main Event
  • 10 Student Tickets to Main Event (Any student, not limited to college. A student must receive these.)
  • 4 General Admission tickets to each TEDxSalon
  • Optional booth in lobby for TEDxSalons
  • Co-marketing posters, flyers, radio spots, online ads, you name it (TEDx Rules apply)
  • Any promotional items that are approved by the TEDxUAkron team can be given away to all our event attendees (that’s a total audience of 750)
  • Tax deductible up to $24,600

Display Booth Rates - (contact us for pricing)

Have something innovative, tasty, or something new you’d like to share? Then this might be the package for you! Set up a booth at our TEDxSalons, where 100 attendees gather to listen to speakers, watch TED Talks, and engage in lively discussion.

 

Giveaway Rates - (contact us for pricing)

 

Videography Sponsorship- $3,000

The videographer sponsor will be paying for the recording of the event. The maximum amount expected to be received by TEDxUniversityofAkron is $3,000 dollars.

 

Technology Sponsorship- $3,500

The technology sponsor will be paying for all the technological equipment needed. This includes (but not limited to) items such as microphones, speakers, lighting, projectors, screens, software and computers. The maximum amount expected to be received by TEDxUniversityofAkron is $3,500 dollars.

 

Venue Sponsorship- $2,500 (contact us for exact pricing)

The venue sponsor will be paying for the cost of renting the venue for the event(s). The maximum amount expected to be received by TEDxUniversityofAkron is $2,500 dollars.

 

Name Badge Sponsorship- $1,500

The name badge sponsorship will be paying for electronic name badges that guest will receive. The maximum amount expected to be received by TEDxUniversityofAkron $1,500 dollars.

 

Gift Bag Sponsorship- $2,400

The gift bag sponsorship will be paying for the gift bags that guests will receive at the event(s). This includes the any materials needed to create the bags. This also includes the decided contents of the gifts within the bags. The maximum amount expected to be received by TEDxUniversityofAkron is $2,400.

 

Catering Sponsorship- $1,000 (contact us for exact pricing)

 

All sponsors will have their name displayed on the programs and on the TEDxUniverisityofAkron Website. Packages have limited availability and are based on a first come first serve basis.

Additional Packages

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