GLAF 2018

GLAF Sponsors and Exhibitors

We are seeking partner organizations to support the 2018 Great Lakes Adaptation Forum through sponsorship. Forum sponsors can choose an overarching contribution level, contribute to our travel scholarship fund, and/or purchase dedicated exhibit space. See below for a detailed list of opportunities and associated benefits. Please contact GLISA Program Manager Jenna Jorns (jljorns@umich.edu) to discuss which opportunity is right for you!

Sponsorship Opportunities

Demonstrate your commitment to climate change adaptation and innovation in the Great Lakes region by becoming a sponsor of the 2018 Great Lakes Adaptation Forum! Please contact GLISA Program Manager, Jenna Jorns (jljorns@umich.edu) to discuss which opportunity is right for you!

Tiered Overall Sponsorship*

**Reception will take place on Monday and Tuesday evenings, venue and times to be determined

Targeted Opportunities

GLAF Travel Scholarship Fund: $500-unlimited

Provide much-needed support to cover registration fees and travel for students, representatives from local governments, tribes, environmental justice organizations, nonprofit organizations, community based organizations, and other resource-constrained individuals. Scholarship fund sponsors at $1,000 and above will have their name/logo on promotional materials, website, and program. Scholarship fund sponsors at $5,000 and above will receive acknowledgement during the forum opening. Scholarship fund sponsors at $10,000 and above will also receive a prominent logo placement and a press release mention.

Exhibit Space*

Exhibit space provides targeted opportunities to showcase your products, services, and projects and interact directly with Forum participants.

  • Forum Exhibition Booth: $400
    Exhibitors will have the opportunity to meet and mingle with Forum attendees during breakfast and coffee breaks with a dedicated table. The exhibitor space is in a central area of the Forum, providing ample opportunity to interact and share resources with attendees.
     
  • Technology Showcase Table $250
    Host a table at the Tuesday evening Technology & Innovation reception. Highlight new technology and share resources with attendees throughout the reception. Venue and time to be determined.

*Additional Travel Fund Support: In order to create an inclusive and diverse forum, GLISA & ASAP are dedicated to providing travel support to as many participants as possible. As such, 10% of all funds received from Tier sponsors and exhibit space purchases will be directed to the travel scholarship fund.