AfPIF2018@iWeek

20 – 24 August 2018

Sponsorship allows your organisation to market its services to the core Internet audience in Africa, and position itself as an active player in the industry. It provides an excellent opportunity to network with leading industry stakeholders, developers and customers.  Participation should be considered by equipment vendors, wholesale Internet service providers, and providers of ISP support services.


Le parrainage permet à votre organisation de commercialiser ses services auprès de l’audience Internet principale en Afrique et de se positionner en tant qu’acteur actif dans l’industrie. Il offre une excellente opportunité de réseauter avec les principaux acteurs de l’industrie, les développeurs et les clients. La participation devrait être envisagée par les fournisseurs d’équipement, les fournisseurs de services Internet et les fournisseurs de services de soutien aux FSI. Ainsi qu’une variété d’opportunités générales de sponsorat de l’évènement.


To discuss sponsorship opportunities during AfPIF2018@iWeek, please contact:

South African based sponsors can request information on local sponsor packages by contacting Elaine Zinn on +27 83 327 4806 or mail iweek@ispa.org.za

Global Sales: 

 Elaine Zinn (RSA Based)
elaine@ispa.org.za
+27 83 327 4806 mobile
 Tim Hoswitschka (US based)
hoswitschka@isoc.org
001 (819) 712-3002 mobile
 Howard Baggott (Europe based)
baggott@isoc.org
+41 76 334 0337 mobile

 


WHY SPONSOR?

  • Market your organization to a variety of companies both large and small
  • Create awareness by exposing your products and services to a focused and the largest audience in Africa
  • Increase your competitive advantage through reinforcing your brand
  • Be seen as an active supplier to your industry
  • Maximize your marketing investment with the best combination of networking opportunities as this is an industry specific conference
  • Sponsorship provides the opportunity for face to face communication, thereby increasing loyalty from existing customers and also allowing new leads to be established with potential customers
  • Network with key industry players
  • Hear from expert speakers about the regulatory, business and technology trends shaping the future of South Africa’s Internet industry
  • Access is provided to speakers’ presentations, providing insight into trends
  • Potential for media coverage

AfPIF2018@iweek Sponsorship Opportunities

Platinum Sponsor:                                          Sponsorship Value: $15 000.00

  • Retweeting of up to 4 suitable posts in social media
  • Executive quote in AfPIF2018@iWeek news release
  • Thank you & recognition of company and representative at plenary
  • Logo recognition in the AfPIF2018@iWeek conference program
  • Logo recognition on AfPIF and iWeek websites
  • 150-word promotional paragraph on the sponsorship page of the iWeek website.
  • Opportunity to provide 500 branded gifts for the delegate bags
  • Opportunity to display a stand up banner inside conference room
  • Company logo displayed on event signage
  • One table top exhibition space

 

Gold Sponsor:                                                 Sponsorship Value: $10 000.00

  • Thank you & recognition of company and representative at plenary
  • Logo recognition in the AfPIF2018@iWeek conference program
  • Logo recognition on AfPIF and iWeek websites
  • 100-word promotional paragraph on the sponsorship page of the iWeek website.
  • Opportunity to provide 500 branded gifts for the delegate bags
  • Opportunity to display a stand up banner inside conference room
  • Company logo displayed on event signage
  • One table top exhibition space

 

Silver Sponsor:                                                Sponsorship Value: $5 000.00

  • Thank you & recognition of company and representative at plenary
  • Logo recogntion in the AfPIF2018@iWeek conference program
  • Logo recognition in the AfPIF and iWeek website linked to company URL
  • 75-word promotional paragraph on the sponsorship page of the iWeek website.
  • Logo recognition on AfPIF and iWeek websites
  • Company logo displayed on event signage
  • One table top exhibition space

 

Women in Tech fellowship:                             Sponsorship Value: $5 000.00

By sponsoring Women in Tech Fellows, you will make it possible to help reshape the future of the Internet tech industry, diversify it, and to fund women-led business in Africa. Sponsors receive prominent recognition as listed below.

  • Thank you & recognition of company and representative at plenary
  • Women in Tech Fellowship recognition on AFPIF and iWeek websites
  • Company logo displayed on event signage

 

NEW: Technical Village Sponsor (2 per day) Sponsorship Value: $5 000.00 per day

Further to popular demand, this years event will feature a Technical Village with two demonstration rooms for sponsors to promote their products. This opportunity is to provide software and hardware vendors an opportunity to display their products to a targeted audience in your own private space.

Benefits include:

  • 1 Room and day rental to demonstrate and train on products/equipment.
  • Logo and promotional paragraph on the official iWeek website.
  • Listed in the official programme.
  • One free standing banner will be permitted in the reception area or in an area to be determined by the Organising Committee.
  • Full branding is permitted inside the demonstration room for the day of sponsorship.
  • Two free (2) standing banners will be permitted outside the entrance to the room.
  • The sponsor may provide branded give-aways such as pens or notepads or any other promotional items, thereby gaining additional exposure.
  • Directional signage will be provided by the Organising Committee to the demonstration.

 

Barrista Bar sponsor (Tuesday-Thursday)                      Sponsorship value: $15 000.00

The Barrista bar Sponsorship offers the sponsor an opportunity to become an instant crowd pleaser and ensure all attendees have a great coffee during the day.

  • Branded coffee cup sleeves
  • Gourmet coffee selection
  • Branded coffee station
  • Branded coffee stencil
  • Company logo displayed on event signage

 

Lanyards Sponsor:                                          Sponsorship Value: $2 000.00

Supply the delegates with your very own branded Lanyards and watch as your logo circulates through the daily events. Sponsors must supply 500 branded Lanyards.

 

Closing Cocktail:                                              Sponsorship Value: POA

Thursday 23rd marks the end of the conference and with this, we offer one company the opportunity to have the final opportunity to say good bye and thank you, to all of the attendees of AfPIF2018@iWeek.

 

Take a leading role and sponsor the AfPIF2018@iWeek Gala Dinner & ISPA SuperTeacher Awards ceremony, Wednesday, 22 August.                                     

                                                                          Sponsorship Value: POA

The SuperTeacher training award ceremony is an initiative started by ISPA and the ZA Central Registry (ZACR) to recognise teachers who have participated in various skills-development projects and successfully imparted their newly-acquired knowledge to the local communities. Over 5 000 teachers have received training to date as part of this project.

Benefits include:

  • 5-minute Sponsor introduction
  • Provide branded gifts for the table or for the finalists
  • Press photos with the teacher of the year winner and runners-up
  • Two (2) free-standing 1m x 2m banners in the dinner venue.
  • Corporate logo on AfPIF2018 & iWeek websites with a link to company’s website.
  • 100-word promotional paragraph on the sponsorship page of ISOC and iWeek websites. Content to be provided.
  • Logo and promotional paragraph on the official programme. Listed as the sponsors of the gala dinner.

 


To discuss sponsorship opportunities during AfPIF2018@iWeek, please contact:

Global Sales: 

Elaine Zinn (RSA Based)
elaine@ispa.org.za
+27 83 327 4806 mobile

Tim Hoswitschka (US based)
hoswitschka@isoc.org
001 (819) 712-3002 mobile

Howard Baggott (Europe based)
baggott@isoc.org
+41 76 334 0337 mobile