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Sponsorship Opportunities

RAPID + TCT 2021 is right around the corner. We invite you to review our Sponsorship Portfolio. If you are looking for traffic drivers, thought leadership opportunities and lead generation we encourage you to take advantage of some of the incredible sponsorships. Let us build a custom sponsorship program that is distinctly tailored to meet your unique needs.

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Hospitality

Brand Awareness · Affinity · Lead Generation


Networking Receptions

Get your brand in front of attendees and exhibitors with a customized opportunity at one of our networking events. Be the exclusive sponsor to host and interact with guests in a special experience-driven activity.

  • Welcome Reception Sponsor – Hilton Rooftop (Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of RAPID + TCT)
  • Opening Event at the Grand Plaza Convention Center
  • Show Floor Reception

Sponsored Alignment

Lead Generation · Impactful Branding · Thought Leadership


Keynote

Align your company with a targeted audience in a captive environment by sponsoring a keynote presentation at RAPID + TCT.

  • Tuesday Keynote - Speaker TBD
  • Wednesday Keynote - Dr. Anthony Atala
  • Thursday Keynote - Jonathan Brill

Conference Tracks Available

  • 3D Imaging & Scanning/CT Scanning
  • Applied Academic Research
  • Additive Manufacturing in the Department of Defense
  • Additive Manufacturing in the Department of Defense Panel Discussion
  • Post Processing
  • AM Applications (Tooling)
  • AM Applications
  • Business & Economic Considerations Panel Discussion
  • Foundry Processes & Applications
  • Design Concepts & Applications
  • Material Development & Characterization (Metals)
  • Material Development & Characterization (Polymer)
  • Facilities & Operations
  • Part Quality & Standards
  • AM in the Aerospace Industry
  • Agile & Deployable Manufacturing
  • New & Emerging Additive Manufacturing Processes (Metals)
  • New & Emerging Additive Manufacturing (Polymers)
  • Hybrid Systems Applications
  • Process Monitoring, Control & Qualification
  • Printed Electronics
  • Software & Modeling
  • Point of Care Manufacturing: 3D Printing in Hospitals
  • Regulatory & Quality Viewpoints for Medical Additive Manufacturing
  • Orthotics & Materials for Medical Additive Manufacturing
  • Clinical Applications for Medical Additive Manufacturing

Other Opportunites

  • Innovation Audtions
    • Qualified innovators selected by a panel of industry experts and investors will audition for you on Tuesday, April 21 from 1:30 - 2:30 PM. Each innovator will have no more than 5 minutes to get your attention and share why their innovation could make a difference. During this fast-paced session, make notes on your list of “must-see” candidates and then visit them at the show to find out more.
  • Student Summit
  • Networking Lounge

Custom Speaking

Thought Leadership · Lead Generation · Brand Awareness · Content Sharing


Smart Manufacturing Hub

Position your company as a thought leader and connect with highly qualified attendees looking for smart technology solutions. This turnkey program is customized around your content and thought leadership and provides lead generation onsite.

Panels/Product Launches

Allow your thought leadership content to be integrated and featured within our event schedule. Your event will be co-created with our event team to ensure maximum attendance by your target audience.

  • Tuesday Thought Leadership Panel
  • Wednesday Thought Leadership Panel
  • Thursday Awards Luncheon
  • Tuesday Product Presentation (1:45 – 2:15 PM)
  • Tuesday Product Presentation (2:30 – 3:00 PM)
  • Wednesday Product Presentation (1:45 – 2:15 PM)
  • Wednesday Product Presentation (2:30 – 3:00 PM)

Outreach

Traffic Drivers · Brand Awareness · Pre/Post Event Marketing


Retargeting

Target event prospects and attendees while they search the Internet and interact on social media. Use this opportunity to get up to 25,000 impressions to increase brand exposure before, during and after the event for as low as $2000. You provide the ad creative, we take care of the rest!

Virtual Event Bag

Provide show attendees with a white paper or special offer specific to your business in our Virtual Event Bag. Attendees can access the Virtual Event Bag through the event website, event app and specific marketing emails.

  • Take advantage of this turnkey sponsorship opportunity for $500.

Branding

Awareness · Exclusive


Highly visible, captive opportunities that are strategically located in high traffic areas.

  • Mobile App
  • Lanyard Sponsor
  • Registration Maze
  • Column Wraps

Custom Sponsorships


Are you looking for something beyond our normal offerings? Please feel free to contact us for a consultative call. Contact us at sponsorships@sme.org.