Sponsorship Opportunities

GSA offers several sponsorship opportunities to increase your presence at the GSA 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting.

Sponsorship offers important value-added opportunities to create brand awareness and highlight your organization’s products and services. Maximize your exhibit investment by standing out from the competition and positioning your organization as a leader committed to advancing the field of gerontology through sponsorship.

We will work with you to deliver the perfect mix of visibility and networking opportunities. All of the following

events, activities, and items are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

 
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LOOKING FOR SPONSORSHIP ITEMS TO FIT YOUR BUDGET?


PRESIDENT’S OPENING PLENARY SESSION | $25,000

Our 2018 keynote speaker sets the stage for another amazing year; uncover new ways in which we can embrace the interdisciplinary nature of our work to view our goals in a different manner.

PRESIDENT’S WELCOME RECEPTION & EXHIBIT HALL OPENING | $25,000
All attendees are invited for entertainment and appetizers in the Exhibit Hall. Guests can visit the nearly 70 exhibits displaying new products, technologies, publications, and information about programs and centers while socializing and networking with their colleagues.

INDUSTRY-SUPPORTED SYMPOSIUM | $15,000
Host one of the limited independent educational sessions at GSA’s Annual Scientific Meeting. Take advantage of this opportunity to gain additional exposure to this influential group. For more information and an application, please contact Gena Schoen at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

PUBLICATIONS RECEPTION | $10,000
Contribute to one of the meeting’s prime receptions; network with editors, reviewers, contributors, and editorial board members of GSA’s peer-reviewed multidisciplinary journals and affiliate publications.

EXHIBIT HALL SPOTLIGHT BREAK (3 SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE) | $5,000 EACH
These breaks are held in the Exhibit Hall along with the GSA Poster Sessions and are a great opportunity to spotlight your organization and services. Signage with your company’s name and logo will be posted in the break areas along with two brief announcements on the public address system.

NEW MEMBER MEET & GREET | $3,500
All new and potential members are invited to learn more about the benefits and opportunities of GSA membership.

ESPO LOUNGE | $5,000
Emerging scholars and junior researchers represent 25% of GSA’s membership and are the continuing force of aging research. The lounge offers our ESPO members computer and internet access, a place to network, and a break area between sessions.

MOBILE APP SPONSOR | $15,000
Put your company’s brand and message right in attendees’ hands with the mobile app sponsorship! Attendees can access session times, exhibitor listings, event information, and a map of the Exhibit Hall using their mobile devices. Your banner ad will be displayed throughout the app! A dedicated email blast promoting the mobile application will be sent to all registrants.

ATTENDEE TOTE BAGS | SOLD
Provide the bag each attendee will carry during the Annual Scientific Meeting and back to the office. Your organization name and/or logo will appear prominently on the bag.

ANNUAL MEETING WEBSITE SPONSOR | $15,000
As the exclusive sponsor of our meeting’s website, your URL is just a click away from the thousands of GSA members and attendees who go to our association’s Annual Scientific Meeting website for information about our gathering in Boston.

LANYARDS | $7,500
As a sponsor of this item, your company’s name and/or logo will be printed on the lanyards that attendees receive with their badge.

MEETING BAG INSERTS | $3,500
Promote your company to all attendees by placing a small promotional item (e.g., flyer, brochure, notepad, keychain) in the Annual Scientific Meeting bags. All materials must first be reviewed and approved by GSA. If you do not have promotional items already, GSA will work with you to order the supplies (for an additional cost).

ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING ENEWSLETTER |$2,000 PER ISSUE/$7,500 EXCLUSIVE
Become the sponsor of our meeting’s eNewsletter which is sent five times leading up to the Annual Scientific Meeting. This highly read informational newsletter is sent to all 5,500+ GSA members, pre-registrants, and past attendees with your logo and message prominently displayed in a 437 x 114-pixel banner ad.

ROOM DROPS | PRICE VARIES
Have your company’s brochure, flyer, gift, or promotional item delivered right to attendee’s hotel rooms. All room drops must be approved by GSA. Please call GSA for further details.