ABOUT THE PURSUIT
The Pursuit is a gathering of Christian leaders who want to be equipped to build highly effective ministries.
The Pursuit consists of a 2.5-day conference and a full year of access to an online community packed with relevant content and forums. For details visit the-pursuit.ca.
The live conference will take place at the Shaw Centre in Edmonton, AB on May 3-5, 2017.
WHO WILL BE ATTENDING?
WHY SPONSOR AT THE PURSUIT?
WHY EXHIBIT AT THE PURSUIT?
We estimate that there will be over 300 Christian ministry leaders, pastors, administrators, fundraisers, and financial officers in attendance.
> You'll make a lasting impact on Canadian ministry leaders. Your sponsorship—of any amount—will make this conference more affordable for attendees. This means that more Christian leaders will be encouraged, equipped, and inspired to challenge boundaries and do good works for the Kingdom.
> You'll have the opportunity to reach a wide audience. The Pursuit conference is being promoted by partners all across Canada. It’s a great opportunity to reach a diverse group of potential clients.
> You can get creative. We have designed a variety of sponsorship packages to meet your needs and budget. Want to add a branded item into the attendee’s swag bag? Sponsor a charging station? Let’s get creative and find a solution that works for you!
Hear what last year’s exhibitors have to say:
Spotlight Sponsor (sold)
$6,000 | Available: 0 | Sold: 1
The Spotlight Sponsor is our highest level of sponsorship. This package includes maximum brand exposure and many opportunities to interact with attendees. Spotlight Sponsors are the official sponsors of the keynote speakers, and their company names will be verbally recognized before each keynote presentation.
*After your purchase, we will send you an email with information about your free exhibitor booth and promo codes for your complimentary conference registrations.
Food and Beverage Sponsor (sold)
$3,000 | Available: 0 | Sold: 0
Conference attendees spend considerable time networking over brunch and coffee. As a Food and Beverage Sponsor, you have the opportunity to display your logo on a co-branded sign whenever food and beverages are served (with the exception of the banquet and the CEO breakfast).
Banquet Sponsor (sold)
$2,500 | Available: 0 | Sold: 1
The Pursuit’s banquet is an opportunity for the conference attendees to take a break from their learning and enjoy a nice meal in a relaxed environment. Our Banquet Sponsors will be verbally recognized at the event and their logos will appear on a standing table card at each table.
*You can pick up your complimentary banquet tickets at the conference information desk on the day of the banquet.
Charging Station Sponsor (sold)
$2,000 | Available: 0 | Sold: 3
Our tech-savvy conference attendees typically carry at least one mobile device. Many use their phones or tablets to take notes during the conference. Charging stations provide an easy way for attendees to charge their devices throughout the day. Each charging station comes with lockable compartments for different sized devices. There will be a charging station in each lounge. As a Charging Station Sponsor, you’ll be appreciated for helping attendees stayed connected.
Lounge Sponsor (sold)
$1,500 | Available: 0 | Sold: 3
Lounge Sponsorship is an opportunity to display your brand in one of our comfortable sitting areas. Attendees gather in the lounges during breaks to sip coffee, network, or simply relax. Lounge sponsors will have their brand displayed on signage at the entrance to the lounge that they have sponsored and may leave their promotional materials on the lounge coffee tables for attendees to browse.
Note: There will be a charging station in each lounge. If you would like to sponsor the charging station in your lounge, please see CHARGING STATION SPONSOR tab for details.
Learning Sponsor (sold)
$500 | Available: 0 | Sold: 6
Learning and sharing new ideas is a huge part of The Pursuit. We have scheduled three blocks of time on both Wednesday and Thursday and one block of time on Friday for various learning opportunities, including workshops, knowledge pods, and “rapid fire learning sessions.” As a Learning Sponsor, you have the opportunity to display your logo in the online descriptions of your chosen category of learning opportunities.
CUSTOM SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES ($500-$1,900)
We love to take care of our attendees at The Pursuit. Each participant will receive a swag bag with items that will come in handy during the duration of the conference—stationary items, self-care products, and treats! Custom Sponsorship allows you to put your brand on these items. You are sure to be recognized in a positive way!
Each attendee will receive one orange notebook and a pen—perfect for recording all of those important insights gained at The Pursuit! The Notebook Sponsor will have their logo on the cover of each notebook.
Sticky note flags help attendees stay organized! The Sticky Note Sponsor will have their logo printed on the cover of the sticky booklet.
These 4-in-1 charging cables will make it easy for conference attendees to charge their devices and stay connected throughout the conference. The Charging Cable Sponsor will have their logo printed on the cables.
Lip balm is an appreciated swag bag item! Feature your brand on this handy item, which is sure to be kept in possession long after the conference.
This year’s conference theme is Leading in Community—and we all know that good food is part of effective community-building! This spice mix (from Ultimixx—an Albertan company) is a wonderful gift that attendees can take home and add to their favourite foods. We’ll feature your brand on the label—it’s sure to have a long shelf life!
OPPORTUNITIES: Exhibit Booths
Premium Exhibitor Package (sold)
$1,700 | Available: 0 | Sold: 2
Our Premium Exhibitor Booth package includes all the benefits of the standard exhibitor booth package plus a 30-min presentation timeslot for you to demonstrate your product or service during one of our breaks. As a BONUS, Premium Exhibitors also have the opportunity to share their expertise in a workshop format during a one-hour timeslot. These workshops will be listed in the conference program.
*After your purchase, we will send you an email with promo codes for your complimentary conference registrations
Standard Exhibitor Package (sold)
$1,200 | Available: 0 | Sold: 19
Securing an exhibit booth at The Pursuit conference gives you the opportunity to shake hands with our attendees and have face-to-face conversations. The Standard Exhibitor Package includes everything you need for booth set up.
*After your purchase, we will send you an email with promo codes for your complimentary conference registrations.
Not ready to commit? All sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities are listed in our brochures.
They are easy to download and print!
We’re here to help you make the process smooth and successful. We want to make sure that you are receiving maximum value and satisfaction from your sponsorship or exhibitor package.
May 3-5, 2017
Shaw Conference Centre