Meetings

2015 Annual Meeting Sponsors

The American Anthropological Association is pleased to announce the 2015 annual meeting sponsorship program.

2015_logo_RGB_500Maximize your company's exposure and make the most of your marketing budget.

The Annual Meeting draws more than 7,000 cross-disciplinary anthropologists, making it the largest single meeting of anthropologists in the world. Don't miss the opportunity to connect with decision makers and influencers from all over North America and abroad!

General Benefits for All Sponsors

All sponsors will receive the following acknowledgements during the meeting:

  • Prominent signage at the event, activity or on the item

  • A plaque to display at your booth promoting your company as an "AAA 2015 Annual Meeting Sponsor"

  • Acknowledgement in the printed program (distributed to all meeting attendees)

  • Acknowledgement on the Annual Meeting Website

  • Sponsor ribbons for your organization’s representatives in Denver, CO.

In addition your support will continue to be acknowledged throughout the year in the following ways:

  • Inclusion in the Sponsor Section of our annual meeting website

  • Inclusion in our 2015 sponsor list, published twice yearly in Anthropology News, the newspaper of AAA (circulation of over 11,000)


Sponsorship Opportunities

Lanyards $15,000

Place your logo on all lanyards provided to attendees, exhibitors, and staff. Mobilize your company’s logo throughout the

annual meeting. Attendees will be photographed wearing your logo and as such, your company’s logo will appear on

future promotional materials. Lanyards will be a main component of our lead retrieval system, since exhibitors will need to

scan badges in order to digitally collect leads.

Directional Signage $5,000

Advertise with company graphics and logos on directional signs, which will be located throughout the convention center.

These double-sided signs measure approximately 1 meter wide x 3 meters tall. The entire back side of the sign is for your

advertising graphics. Five (5) signs are available for your custom graphics.

Going Green Digital Onsite Program $5,000

The event mobile application seamlessly links data from the online program to attendee’s fingertips. The committment to

lessening our environmental impact allows this mobile application to take the placed of a printed onsite program. Each

page of the mobile application will feature your company’s logo and will link directy to your website. Your company will also

be featured on its own page, including a logo, a 25 word company description, and a link to your website. This is a chance

to digitally advertise your company to attendees and speakers who will use the Digital Onsite Program throughout the five

days of the annual meeting.

Live Streaming of Brand New Forum Titled “Anthropology in the Tech Workforce” $5,000

Anthropology in the Tech Workforce will feature three accomplished researchers that will discuss skills that make candidates

viable for jobs at software, technology, and internet companies. Attendees will learn about techniques, tools, and the

education needed to work as virtual anthropologists inside, as well as, outside of academia. Sponsor this exclusive event

happening Thursday, November 19th from 7:30pm-10:00pm. The forum will be streamed online, providing onsite and

virtual attendees. As a sponsor of Anthropology in the Tech Workforce, your company will receive recognition on all

marketing materials for the event, including onsite signage, the onsite program, and the app. The broadcasting homepage

will also include your company logo and will state that this forum was made possible due to your company’s generous

support.

Totebag Inserts $2,000

Take your message directly to attendees by placing your company flyer in each conference tote bag. Expose your

latest product or publication and entice attendees to visit your booth in the exhibit hall.

Breakfast Workshop $2,000

One breakfast workshop will be available each morning of the annual meeting from 7:00am-8:00am. These are highly

attended events that will provide you with the opportunity to showcase your programs, career opportunities, products,

or services. You will automatically expand your reach and while directly reaching attendees. The American Anthropological

Association will provide a room and AV. Catering costs must be covered by your company.

E-blasts $1,000

Customize an e-blast with text (maximum 500 words), one logo, and one graphic that the American Anthropological

Association will send to all attendees prior to the annual meeting. This is an exclusive opportunity that will feature ONLY

your company. All e-blasts must be approved by AAA.

Contact: Ushma Suvarnakar, Director, Meetings & Conferences for more information.