Sponsors

  • Petabyte Sponsor

    About Private Internet Access:
    Private Internet Access (PIA), is the leading no-log VPN service provider
    in the world. PIA believes that access to an open internet is a fundamental
    human right and donates effusively to causes such as EFF, ORG, and FFTF to
    promote privacy causes internationally. PIA has over 3,200 servers in 25
    countries that provide reliable, encrypted VPN tunnel gateways for whatever
    the use case. Please visit their website at
    https://www.privateinternetaccess.com for more information.

  • Gigabyte Sponsor

    Since our founding in 2001, The ATS Group have consulted on thousands of system implementations, upgrades, backups and recoveries. We also support customers by providing managed services, performance analysis and capacity planning. With over 60 industry-certified professionals, we support SMBs, Fortune 500 companies, and government agencies. As experts in IBM, VMware, Oracle and other top vendors, we are experienced in virtualization, storage area networks (SANs), high availability, performance tuning, and other evolving technologies that operate mission-critical systems on your premises, in the cloud, or in a hybrid environment.


Sponsoring FOSSCON

FOSSCON operates primarily through the sponsors who exhibit at our conference. Sponsors benefit from exposure to our audience, as well as promotion via our social media outlets and various other benefits outlined in the details in this packet. Additionally, some sponsors use the conference as a recruitment tool, having the opportunity to get in front of our community of technology professionals.

Listed below are the various levels of sponsorship available for FOSSCON 2017.

2017 Sponsorship Opportunities

Petabyte

$4,000 - Event Sponsor

Space for 2 tables or a conference booth setup in your choice of location within exhibit area.

Power provided for LCD monitors and system.

Logo in our program guide.

Logo and links to website and social media feeds on our website sponsors section.

Slide of your choosing on our screen at registration.

Preferred location in sponsorship area.

Promotion via conference Twitter feed and Facebook page.

Opportunity to provide advertising within presentation and workshop spaces at the event.

Opportunity to have one of the workshop spaces named for your organization in the events signage and conference guide map.

Private lunch for all representatives sent to FOSSCON by your organization.

5 minutes of talk time, prior to closing remarks, set aside for advertisement of your product/project.

Terabyte

$2,000 - Space Sponsor

Space for 2 tables or a conference booth setup in your choice of location within exhibit area.

Power provided for LCD monitors and system.

Logo in our program guide.

Logo and links to website and social media feeds on our website sponsors section.

Slide of your choosing on our screen at registration.

Preferred location in sponsorship area.

Promotion via conference Twitter feed and Facebook page.

Opportunity to provide advertising within presentation and workshop spaces at the event.

Opportunity to have one of the workshop spaces named for your organization in the events signage and conference guide map.

Private lunch for all representatives sent to FOSSCON by your organization.

Gigabyte

$1,000 - Core Sponsor

Full table with plenty of space for your displays.

Power provided for LCD monitors and system.

Logo in our program guide.

Logo and links to website and social media feeds on our website sponsors section.

Slide of your choosing on our screen at registration.

Preferred location in sponsorship area.

Promotion via conference Twitter feed and Facebook page.

Private lunch for all representatives sent to FOSSCON by your organization.

Megabyte

$500 - Sponsor

Full table with plenty of space for your displays.

Power provided for LCD monitors and system.

Logo in our program guide.

Logo and links to website and social media feeds on our website sponsors section.

Slide of your choosing on our screen at registration.

Kilobyte

$250 - Exhibitor

Full table with plenty of space for your displays.

Power provided for LCD monitors and system.

Logo in our program guide.

Logo and links to website and social media feeds on our website sponsors section.

Swag Bag Sponsor

$75 - Promotional

Individual business cards/advertising cards/stickers etc.. placed in each and every swag bag handed to attendees upon registration. (Note: you must provide these!)

Other Sponsorship Opportunities:

If you would like to sponsor a special event or item for FOSSCON, please see the follow areas in which we are currently seeking support.

Staff and Volunteer Lunch

FOSSCON 2017 Hackathon

FOSSCON 2017 Speakers Lunch

FOSSCON 2017 Fundraiser

FOSSCON 2017 Booklet Printing

T-Shirts/Hoodies/Swag

In addition to the sponsorship levels listed above, we also give away door prizes for attendees, such as books, swag, hardware, software, etc. Any donations of open source related items are welcome.

If your organization has an interest in sponsoring, please reach out to our sponsorship team.

The sponsorship team is available via email at sponsors@fosscon.us