Become a sponsor

SVForum connects regularly with almost 50,000 of the world’s most productive developers and entrepreneurs, who are continually creating new technologies, new products, new companies and even new industries.  Through its web site, weekly newsletter and over 200 events per year, SVForum provides efficient and cost effective channels to connect with this highly influential demographic.

Our customizable sponsorship packages are designed to create meaningful engagement with these influential people, and to enable you to leverage SVForum as an integral part of your marketing and business development strategy.

To discuss how you can benefit from sponsoring SVForum, contact Adiba Barney at adiba@svforum.org.

Current Sponsors include global leaders DLA Piper, Deloitte, IBM, Microsoft, Qualcomm and SAP, as well as leading venture capital firms Accel Partners, Hummer Winblad, NEA, Norwest Venture Partners, plus service providers. 

As one measure of its impact, SVForum members have raised over $250M in venture capital since 2008.  Recent success stories include Appbackr, BLADE, Breakthrough, CareCloud, Data Robotics, Dayak, d.light.design, fix8, Empire Avenue, Factor Systems, Game Salad (Gendai Games), Glue Networks, Green Road, Industrial Origami, Intelen, Jaxtr, JungleCents, Kiverdi, Kongregate (acquired by GameStop), Marseille Networks, Mobisant, MyBuys, MyShape, Orsiso (acquired by Singtel), Power Assure, Retailigence, Sales Portal, Smaato, SocialIQ Networks, Steelhouse, Streetline, Skyline Solar, tenCube (acquired by McAfee), Triggit, Trooval, Truemors (acquired by NowPublic), uTest, Vizbility, Yodio, Zuora…..

SVForum is a 501c3 non-profit, founded in 1983.

ACTIVITIES
200+ events annually fostering innovation in technology and entrepreneurship, including:

  • Emerging Technologies Conferences
  • Energy Innovation Conferences
  • Entrepreneur Mentoring
  • Forums for recently funded Founders
  • Hackathons
  • Technology Breakfasts
  • Product Launch Conferences
  • Startup Fundraising Feedback
  • Un-Conferences
  • Visionary Awards
  • Working Breakfasts & Lunches
  • Workshops & Seminars

 

Catalyst $10,000

Partner $25,000

Strategic Alliance $50,000

Publicity and Visibility

  • Name & link on SVForum web site sponsor page
  • Name listing on cover of each quarterly SVForum newsletter
  • Annual article with logo and byline in SVForum newsletter
  • Name on lobby plaque at SVForum Offices

Publicity and Visibility

  • Name & link on SVForum web site sponsor page
  • Name listing on cover of each quarterly SVForum newsletter
  • Annual article  with logo and byline in SVForum newsletter
  • Name on lobby plaque at SVForum Offices
  • Inclusion of your non-conflicting events in the SVForum Community Calendar and Newsletter

Publicity and Visibility

  • Name & link on SVForum web site sponsor page
  • Name listing on cover of each quarterly SVForum newsletter
  • Annual article  with logo and byline in SVForum newsletter
  • Name on lobby plaque at SVForum Offices
  • Inclusion of your non-conflicting events in the SVForum Community Calendar and Newsletter
  • Logo presence on SVForum’s home page
  • SVForum Sponsor Vendor Resource page on our website.
  • Priority for cover article in SVForum newsletter

Membership

  • SVForum Corporate Membership  for 10 staff &clients/portfolio companies
  • SVForum Platinum Pass membership for 1 employee

Membership

  • SVForum Corporate Membership benefits for 50 employees
  • SVForum Platinum Pass membership for 3 employees

Membership

  • SVForum Corporate Membership benefits for 150 employees
  • SVForum Platinum Pass membership for 8 employees

Referrals

  • Access to Industry Experts by Technology Sector

Referrals

  • Access Industry Experts by Technology Sector
  • Invitations to meet visiting delegation groups

Referrals

  • Access Industry Experts by Technology Sector
  • Opportunity for site-visits for visiting delegation groups

Speaking

  • Priority opportunity to speak at SVForum standard programs and events

Speaking

  • Priority opportunity to speak at SVForum standard programs and events

Speaking

  • Priority opportunity to speak at SVForum standard programs and events
  • Priority opportunity for keynote address at SVForum standard programs and events

Sponsorship of two SVForum programs (select any two programs from below)

  • Existing SVForum SIG
  • Existing SVForum (standard) business or technology seminar
  • Conference

Or create one Custom Program/Event/Panel

Sponsorship of SVForum programs (see below)

  • Annual Sponsorship of two (2) Special Interest Groups
  • Existing SVForum (standard) business or technology seminar
  • Sponsorship of co-developed program in conjunction with SVForum; custom program based on company specific objectives
  • Recognition as Silver sponsorfor up to 2 major SVForum conferences or programs

Sponsorship of SVForum programs (see  below)

  • Annual Sponsorship of four (4) Special Interest Groups
  • Existing SVForum (standard) business or technology seminar
  • Recognition as Gold sponsorfor up to 4 major SVForum conferences or programs
  • Strategic Alliances receive benefits that may be specifically designed to meet their corporate objectives. There is a limit to 3 custom programs per year.

 

 

Thought Leadership

  • Priority speaking at Special Events where SVForum is invited to host tracks or solicit speakers.