IGTRCN Short Course 2015 SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

The IGTRCN:
Currently the IGTRCN consists of over 500 subscribers who receive a biweekly newsletter that the Network publishes to help keep subscribers up-to-date on the latest developments in genetic technologies that have the potential to be useful for the study of insects.

Promotional Plan:
• Course announcements will be sent to all subscribers using the Network’s biweekly e-newsletter
• Course announcement featured on IGTRCN.org home page
• Scientific Societies: Entomological Society of America, the Genetics Society of America and American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
• Targeted mailings using IGTRCN’s mailing list (Entomology departments, etc).

Sponsorship Opportunities:
• Company logo featured on event site signage
• Company logo featured on IGTRCN.org homepage
• Company logo featured on event website at IGTRCN.org
• Company logo featured on course announcements and brochures
• Company logo featured on printed course materials
• Company logo featured on IGTRCN biweekly e-newsletter
• Table or booth at evening scientific program on Aug 19*
• Product and equipment demonstrations during the course

*Scientific Program August 19, 2015, Flies, Monarchs and Mosquitoes: Insights Using Genetic Technologies
5:00 Introduction
5:15 Dr. Norbert Perrimon, “Flies”, Harvard University
6:15 Buffet and Refreshments, Networking
7:00 Dr. Steven Reppert, “Monarchs”, University of Massachusetts Medical School
8:00 Dr. Leslie Voshall, “Mosquitoes”, Rockefeller University
9:00 Closing Remarks

PREMIER SPONSORSHIP – $2500
• 12’ space during August 19 Scientific Program in prime traffic area available for booth or table
• Company logo featured on event site signage
• Company logo featured on IGTRCN.org homepage
• Company logo featured on event website at IGTRCN.org
• Company logo featured on course announcements and brochures
• Company logo featured on printed course materials
• Company logo featured on IGTRCN biweekly e-newsletter

GOLD SPONSORSHIP A – $1500
• 6’ space during August 19 Scientific Program in prime traffic area available for a table
• Company logo featured on event site signage
• Company logo featured on IGTRCN.org homepage
• Company logo featured on event website at IGTRCN.org
• Company logo featured on course announcements and brochures
• Company logo featured on IGTRCN biweekly e-newsletter
GOLD SPONSORSHIP B – $1500
• Product or equipment demonstration during the Course (1-day)
• Company logo featured on event site signage
• Company logo featured on IGTRCN.org homepage
• Company logo featured on event website at IGTRCN.org
• Company logo featured on course announcements and brochures
• Company logo featured on IGTRCN biweekly e-newsletter

SILVER SPONSORSHIP – $500
• Company logo featured on IGTRCN.org homepage
• Company logo featured on event website at IGTRCN.org
• Company logo featured on course announcements and brochures
• Company logo featured on printed course materials

This event is an activity of the University System of Maryland Foundation, Inc (USM Foundation). Funds earned or contributed will be managed by the USM Foundation for the benefit of the 2015 IGTRCN Insect Genetic Technology :Theory and Practice course and the Flies, Monarchs and Mosquitoes: Insights Using Genetic Technologies Symposium.