IASB Convention Sponsorship & Advertising Opportunities

November 17–18, 2021
Iowa Events Center
Des Moines, IA

 
IASB has designed sponsorship and advertising opportunities that allow you to choose the events that best meet your needs and increase name recognition and traffic to your booth. All sponsorship arrangements are subject to approval by the Iowa Association of School Boards (IASB).

Trade Show Materials—Now Available!

You can now submit your contracts for the Trade Show. Priority placement will be provided for repeat exhibitors, sponsors, and the submission date of the contract AND payment.

Refunds are available through Oct. 15. Cancellations after Oct. 15 will not be refunded.
 

Sponsorship Opportunities

KEYNOTE EVENTS
Opening General Session—$2,500 SOLD
Help kickoff convention on Thursday morning—during our opening event! Company name announced to over 1,000 attendees. Company name and logo featured on signage at room entrance, on table stanchions, in PowerPoint presentation and recognition in the digital program platform (SCHED).  
 
Second General Session (Lunch)—$3,000 SOLD
Popular luncheon on Thursday. Company name announced to over 1,000 attendees. Company name and logo featured on signage at room entrance, on table stanchions, in PowerPoint presentation and recognition in the digital program platform (SCHED). Includes two lunch tickets.
 
Student Talent Sponsorship—$500 SOLD
Sponsor a student music group and help pave their way to perform at the opening general session! Your sponsorship will cover their travel costs. Great way to extend your visibility with your company name and logo on screen during the group’s performance and recognition in the digital program platform (SCHED).
 
 
WIRELESS INTERNET
Wireless Internet Access—$1,500
Be an exclusive sponsor of the wireless internet access throughout the convention and trade show for attendees and exhibitors. This is a best value item—it covers both days! Your company’s website opens as home page for every browser opened on Wednesday and Thursday. Name and logo on signage at the Internet Café and recognition in the digital program platform (SCHED).
 
 
RECEPTION & REFRESHMENTS
Member-Vendor Social—$2,000 ea. ONE SPONSORSHIP LEFT!
A popular event! Get maximum visibility by sponsoring this informal, fun and relaxing social in the Exhibit Hall on Wednesday. Company name and logo on signage at room entrance, at refreshment tables and recognition in the digital program platform (SCHED). Company name announced during reception. Multiple sponsorships available.
 
Exhibit Hall Breaks—$2,000 ea.
On Thursday sponsor refreshment breaks for attendees. Company name, logo and booth number featured on signage at door, on refreshment tables and recognition in the digital program platform (SCHED). Morning and afternoon opportunities available.
 
Fresh Popcorn Cart—$750 SOLD
Don’t miss this chance to draw additional attendees to your booth with the smell of freshly popped buttery popcorn! The Iowa Events Center will provide a popcorn cart, popcorn, oil, bags and training. Company responsible for preparing the popcorn; cart will be placed beside the exhibit booth. Prominent signage with company logo displayed by the cart. Popcorn available all day on Thursday.
 
 
PRE-CONVENTION WORKSHOPS
Pre-Convention Workshops—$500 ea.
Sponsor one of our pre-convention workshops focused on important topics. Company name and logo on signage at room entrance, at refreshment tables and recognition in the digital program platform (SCHED). Morning and afternoon sponsorship available.
 

Advertising Opportunities

ESCALATOR GRAPHICS
Escalator Graphics—$500
Imagine your company logo, custom printed and positioned at the entrance of one of the most heavily trafficked areas at convention—the escalator! This is a high visual impact opportunity at a reasonable price. Graphics are 2’x2’ and feature anti-slip material. Four opportunities available. Company provides artwork; IASB handles production and installation.
 
 
VIDEO WALLS
Video Walls—$500
Two-day prime locations on Wednesday and Thursday, and a unique way to showcase your business! Your company logo, messaging, slideshow or video projected on a 27’ x 15’ wall just outside meeting rooms. Make your company stand out! Multiple opportunities available.
 
 
ATTENDEE SWAG
Lanyard—$1,500 SOLD
Each attendee receives a lanyard (with your company’s logo) for the duration of the convention. Recognition in the digital program platform (SCHED).

Tote Bags—$1,500 SOLD
Promote your company on the popular take away tote bag available to all attendees. Recognition in the digital program platform (SCHED).

Pens—$500 SOLD
Company logo on pens available to all attendees. Your company name will go home with them!

Notepads—$500 SOLD
Company logo on notepads available to all attendees. Your company name will go home with them!
 

Contact Information

Ask Me icon For questions, email Matt Vinsand or call (515) 247-7047.