Sponsorship Opportunities

The MINEXCHANGE 2023 SME Annual Conference & Expo and CMA 125th National Western Mining Conference offers a range of sponsorship packages designed to suit all your needs. Each allows you to showcase your products and services where the top executives and decision-makers in mining, metallurgy & exploration network.

Sponsorships are strategically build to maximize your engagement with SME members and conference attendees throughout the entire promotional cycle of the conference. Leverage our sponsorship opportunities to:

 

  • Showcase your products and services to key mine operators, consultants and stakeholders.
  • Increase exposure and awareness for your company.
  • Reinforce your position as a leader in the mining community.
  • Cultivate new customers and nurture relationships with existing clients.
  • Connect and lead collaboration and innovation in the community as we position the industry for the future.


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Click on a sponsorship level below to expand:

Pre-Conference:

  • Any single of combination of sponsorships ≧ $20,000 qualifies your company as an INFLUENCER level sponsor.

    • Pre-Conference:
      • Pre-conference attendee list (opt-ins)
      • Logo prominently displayed on conference website and SME website
      • Logo prominently displayed on specific promotional collateral for conference
      • Logo banner featured on MXC website featured for one-month
      • Co-branded, cause-marketing social media campaigns before, during and after conference promoting your Influencer level partnership
      • Logo, company description and contact information listed in conference Pre-ShowGuide and ShowGuide, distributed to 20,000+ individuals/companies in the January and February editions of Mining Engineering magazine.

       

    • Onsite Promotions
      • Two (2) full conference registrations
      • Customizable banner advertisement on conference mobile app (link to your featured web content)
      • Logo displayed on all premier sponsor signage onsite (includes wall clings, exhibit hall entrance, directional units, wall clings, hotel signage, etc.)
      • Logo on sponsor cling in front of your booth on EXPO show floor
      • Co-branded social media recognition onsite during conference
      • Logo, bio and contact info displayed prominently under Influencer Sponsors in pocket program
      • Logo, company description and contact information prominently displayed in conference mobile app (link to your featured web content)
      • Sponsorship recognition ribbons for company personnel

       

    • Post-Conference
      • Post-conference attendee list (opt-ins)
      • 6 Exhibitor Priority Points towards your booth selection in 2023 (points are earned for current year exhibitors only).
      • Logo and name included in thank you email sent to all attendees after conference
      • Logo remains prominently displayed on website until promotions for 2023
      • Brand exposure in industry publications

       

Top-Tier Branding & Engagement:

 
Conference Bag Sponsor
$25,000 – Exclusive

Brand the conference attendee bags with your logo/design of your choice. Bags distributed to all attendees upon registration. Opportunity to put exclusive item in attendee bags.

(Bags are produced and paid for by SME; sponsor can opt to exceed budget and pay difference.)

Become a Sponsor

 

Conference Lanyard Sponsor
$25,000 – Exclusive

Your logo on the neck of 6,600+ attendees for duration of the conference.

(Lanyards are produced and paid for by SME.)

Become a Sponsor

 

 

Hotel Key Cards
$20,000 – Exclusive

Your logo and/or image of your products/services in the hands of all attendees at the Headquarter Hotel. Fully customizable to include a QR code, your booth number, contact information and more.

(Keycards are produced and paid for by SME.)

Become a Sponsor

 

 

Attendee Experience:

SME/AIME Awards Dinner & Closing Event
$25,000 - Exclusive

Mingle and network with over 500 conference guests, VIPs and award recipients.

  • Custom Speaking Opportunity, address the audience for up to 1 minute
  • VIP table for 10 guests
  • Full page advertisement in Awards Dinner program
  • Network with conference VIP’s at the invite-only Awards Dinner VIP Reception
  • Thank You remarks and company bio ready by SME President
  • Logo displayed on screen throughout dinner
  • Logo on two bottles of wine placed at each table
  • Logo and name in all digital, print and email promotions for Awards Dinner

 

Become a Sponsor

 

 

Exhibit Hall Food and Beverage
$20,000 – Exclusive

  • Logo on large hanging banners in front of EXPO restaurants
  • Recognition on signage at all food stations and bars in EXPO hall
  • Ability to bring branded cups, koozies and napkins for bar staff to utilize in EXPO hall

 

Become a Sponsor

 

 

Operator’s Forum

$20,000 - Exclusive

The Operator’s Forum is an afternoon technical session that takes a less technical, more tangible, audience engagement focused approach to exploring an exciting theme in the industry.  Sponsor will work in conjunction with the SME Programs team to pick out a theme and select a speaker.

  • Custom Speaking Opportunity, reach a captive, targeted audience
  • Naming Rights for Operator’s Forum session
  • 6ft table in room for your promotional collateral/ability to bring pop-up banners
  • Logo and name in all digital, print and email promotions for Operator’s Forum

Past Operator’s Forum themes include:

  • Leadership and Work/Life Balance
  • Navigating Industry Change
  • Generational Differences in the Workplace

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Keynote Session Sponsor
$20,000 - Exclusive

Align your company with a targeted audience in a captive environment by sponsoring the Keynote Session that kicks off the conference. Keynote Session traditionally attended by 3,000+ and live-streamed on SME Facebook.

  • Opportunity to speak and/or show a video to keynote audience during introductions for up to 3 minutes
  • Opportunity to place small promotional item on Keynote session seats
  • Logo and name in all digital, print and email promotions for Keynote Session
  • Invitation to Keynote Speaker Breakfast
  • Logo on screens displayed throughout Keynote Session

 

Become a Sponsor

 

SME Foundation Gala Dinner
$20,000 – Exclusive

Put your company name in front of hundreds of industry movers-and-shakers for an evening of entertainment and fun, while supporting the SME Foundation’s mission to build consensus for a strong, environmentally sound mining, mineral and exploration industry.  

  • Logo featured on scrolling PPT presentation throughout duration of Gala
  • Two VIP tables (2 seats)
  • Ability to display pop-up banners and have giveaway promo item on each Gala attendee’s seat
  • Logo on all digital, print and social media content for Foundation Gala
  • One email sent to SME Foundation mail-list on behalf of your company
  • Year-long recognition on SME Foundation website and newsletter
  • Other customizable benefits to reach your target audience

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Digital Branding:

Conference Mobile App Sponsor

$25,000 - Exclusive

Your logo, splash page design and website in the hands of thousands of attendees utilizing the app each day.

  • Custom designed flash screen that will appear every time an attendee opens the app
  • Footer banner advertisement on mobile app
  • Logo in all email, social media and print collateral advertising the conference mobile app download
  • Immediate, tangible ROI on metrics reported directly to you

 

Become a Sponsor

 

WIFI Sponsorship
$25,000 - Exclusive

Customizable splash screen and WIFI password for attendees to utilize throughout convention center for duration of the conference.

  • Logo and name in all digital, print and email promotions for WIFI
  • Logo displayed on signage at registration promoting

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Veloxity Power Pax
$20,000 – Exclusive

Fully customizable branding of our portable charging packs for attendees on the go. Power Pax will be available near registration AND your booth (if you choose).

  • Logo and name in all digital, print and email promotions for Power Pax chargers

Examples of branded Veloxity Power Pax: https://veloxity.us/power-pax-portable-phone-charging-stations/

 

Are YOU ready to:

  • Reach influential decision makers
  • Effectively position your products, services and brand for large scale awareness
  • Cultivate new customers and nurture relationships with existing clients
  • Connect, discover and lead collaboration and innovation in the community as we position the industry for the future

Contact Emma Li Salditt, SME Partnership Development Strategist, today! Sponsorships sell out fast every year.

Emma Li Salditt
SME Partnership Development Strategist
(e): sponsorships@smenet.org
Direct: (303) 948-4224
Cell: (720) 552-4169

 

 

Pre-Conference:

  • A combination of sponsorships valued between $7,500 ≧ $19,999 qualifies your company as an INNOVATOR level sponsor.

    Benefits Include:

    • Pre-Conference:
      • Pre-conference attendee list (opt-ins)
      • Logo on conference website
      • Logo included on specific promotional collateral for conference
      • Logo and website included in print and digital advertisements pertaining to your sponsored item/event
      • Company name, description and contact information listed in conference Pre-ShowGuide and ShowGuide, distributed to 20,000+ individuals/companies in the January and February editions of Mining Engineering magazine.
    • Onsite Promotions
      • Logo on all sponsor signage onsite (includes wall clings, exhibit hall entrance, etc.)
      • Logo on sponsor cling in front of your booth on EXPO show floor
      • Tweets and Facebook posts sent out onsite at the conference recognizing you as a sponsor
      • Company description and contact information listed in onsite pocket program
      • Logo, company description and contact information listed in conference mobile app (link to your featured web content)
      • Sponsorship recognition ribbons for company personnel
    • Post-Conference
      • Post-conference attendee list (opt-ins)
      • 4 Exhibitor Priority Points towards your booth selection in 2023 (points are earned for current year exhibitors only).
      • Logo remains prominently displayed on website until promotions for 2023

Student Experience Sponsorship
$15,000 - Exclusive

SME is proud to bring hundreds of the most promising mining, metallurgy and exploration students from around the world to our conference each year. Sponsor the 2023 Student Experience to connect and engage with the next generation of leading industry professionals.

  • Your company co-branded in the brand-new Student Lounge and networking area featured prominently in the exhibit hall
    • Company logo on ceiling dangling signage
    • Opportunity to place pop-up banners and collateral out for students at the lounge
    • Exclusive access to students after the conference
    • One push-notification on mobile app, inviting students to visit student lounge

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Digital Convention Center Branding sponsorship
$15,000 – Exclusive

Your digital messaging on the digital LED displays throughout convention center in prominent technical session hallways and outside function ballrooms. 20-second still spot rotated with SME content – 15 impressions per hour, from Monday – Wednesday.

Become a Sponsor

 

 

EXPO and Convention Water Station Sponsor
$15,000 – Exclusive

Your logo and custom branding on highly visible wall clings in front of majorly trafficked water stations throughout the EXPO hall and convention center.

 

Become a Sponsor

 

SME Foundation Gala Dinner
$15,000 – Exclusive

Put your company name in front of hundreds of industry movers-and-shakers for an evening of entertainment and fun, while supporting the SME Foundation’s mission to build consensus for a strong, environmentally sound mining, mineral and exploration industry.

  • Logo featured on scrolling PPT presentation throughout duration of Gala
  • Two VIP Gala tables (20 seats)
  • Ability to display pop-up banners and have giveaway promo item on each Gala attendee’s seat
  • Logo on all digital, print and social media content for Foundation Gala
  • One email sent to SME Foundation mail-list on behalf of your company
  • Year-long recognition on SME Foundation website and newsletter
  • Other customizable benefits to reach your target audience

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Student Forum & Engagement Luncheon
$12,000 – Exclusive

Connect with hundreds SME Student Members and future industry leaders. Sponsor will have the opportunity to tailor programming for up to three hours to fit your goals in reaching students in the mining, metallurgy and exploration industry.

SOLD

 

Keynote Coffee Break Sponsor
$10,000 – Exclusive

Your logo and branding on highly visible coffee break before the AM Keynote, drawing in thousands of attendees to network and mingle prior to the Keynote session.

  • Opportunity to distribute promotional collateral to attendees
  • Opportunity to display QR code signage or other call-to-action at coffee break
  • Opportunity to display a pop-up banner
  • Large logo and name recognition at Keynote session

 

Become a Sponsor

 

SME/NSSGA Student Design Competition
$10,000 Platinum Sponsorship - Limit 3 companies

Become a Platinum Sponsor of the infamous SME/NSSGA Student Design competition to support and engage with students tasked to sold “real world” engineering problems and provide solution prior to graduation. The teams will be judged on presentation skills, creativity, understanding of aggregate mining processes, and thoughtful methodology.

  • Logo and name featured in all digital, print and email promotions for Student Design Competition
  • 1st hand opportunity to network and connect with emerging leaders in the aggregates field
  • Opportunity to engage with competition participants long after the event concludes

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Colorado Mining Association (CMA) Reclamation & Safety Luncheon
$10,000 Exclusive Sponsorship | $3,500 Co-Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsor this final opportunity to connect with attendees as we come together to recognize and celebrate peer success in the industry.

 

Become a Sponsor

 

MINEXCHANGE 2023 Daily e-Newsletter Sponsor
$8,000 - Exclusive

Join us as the sole, exclusive sponsor of MINEXCHANGE 2023 e-newsletter, delivered to 6,500+ inboxes every morning with pertinent updates and info to the conference day ahead. Your customizable graphic design imbedded into the email template, which we can place lead-tracking info on for your reporting.

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Attendee Bag Giveaway
$8,000 - 2 Opportunities

Items include water bottle, notebook, mask, hand sanitizer, pens, gift card or item of your choice. Get your logo and branding on a small memorable attendee give-away gift of your choosing! Gifts will be provided in tote bags

*Sponsor to provide 5,000 small gifts; must commit by 2.1.2023.

 

Become a Sponsor

 

SME Foundation Gala Dinner After–Dinner Reception Sponsor
$8,000 – Exclusive

Support the programs and projects of the SME Foundation by sponsoring the Foundation Gala after party! The event will be co-branded with the sponsor and the SME Foundation.

  • VIP table for 10 at the Foundation Gala Dinner
  • Logo and name in all digital, print and email promotions for SME Foundation Gala
  • Ability to bring pop-up banners and giveaways for attendees at the After Party

 

Become a Sponsor

 

SME Foundation Gala Dinner Wine Sponsor
$8,000 - Exclusive

Support the programs and projects of the SME Foundation by sponsoring the Foundation Gala after party! The event will be co-branded with the sponsor and the SME Foundation.

  • VIP table for 10 at the Foundation Gala Dinner
  • Logo and name in all digital, print and email promotions for SME Foundation Gala
  • Your logo on 2 wine bottles placed on each table

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Exhibitor Lounge Sponsorship
$8,000 – Exclusive

Become the exclusive sponsor of the EXPO hall Exhibitor Lounge, a spot for exhibitors and their customers to relax and network. This is a great opportunity for a company that sells directly to exhibiting companies at MINEXCHANGE.

  • Ability to display pop-up banners and branding in Lounge throughout conference (Sunday – Wednesday)
  • Your branding on signage and promotions of the Exhibitor Lounge, onsite, in mobile app and in online interactive floorplan

 

Become a Sponsor

 

EXPO Entrance Floor Cling
$8,000 – Exclusive

Location: Main Lobby in front of Exhibit Hall Doors
Customize floor cling to promote your brand message in the 10’ W x 4’ D space in front of the Exhibit Hall entrance.
Sponsor logo/graphics will be displayed along with MINEXCHANGE and SME graphics.

*Must be an exhibitor to sponsor; must commit by 2.1.2023.

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Full Week Technical Track Sponsorship
$7,500

Reach a captive, targeted audience and align your brand with industry experts by sponsoring a full week of Division specific Technical Track. This sponsorship allows your company to support the presentation and discussion of technical topics that are most important to you and your customers.

  • Company name in all listing for technical session (includes website, print program, mobile app, etc.)
  • Logo displayed on signage directly outside and inside of room
  • Logo displayed on PowerPoint slides before and after technical presentations
  • 6ft table in room for during of the week, dedicated to your promotional collateral

Available Tracks: Mining & Exploration, Diversity & Inclusion, Industrial Minerals & Aggreates, Coal & Energy, Mineral & Metallurgical Processing (MPD), Environmental, Health & Saftey, International track, Bulk Material Handling, Tunneling/Underground Construction, etc.

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Attendee Ribbon Wall
$7,500 - Exclusive

Your logo and branding prominently displayed on the Ribbon Wall. Ribbon Wall located near the high-trafficked lobby/registration area. Attendees constantly visit the Ribbon Wall as it is refreshed throughout the conference.

 

Become a Sponsor

 

International Reception
$7,500 - Limit 2 Companies

The ideal sponsorship to network with over 400 international peers, customers and clients as they enjoy hors d'oeuvres and a hosted bar.  The International Reception is a perfect way to network with international executives face-to-face.

  • Opportunity to speak during introduction for from 1-2 minutes
  • Logo on email invitation sent to all international attendees
  • 10 tickets for your company personnel
  • Logo on signage throughout event

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Conference Proceedings

$15,000 – Exclusive

Your logo front-and-center the USB Proceedings Drives given to all full conference attendees.

  • Logo and name in all digital, print and email promotions for USB Proceedings Drive
  • Branding on digital Proceedings portal throughout the year

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Are YOU ready to:

  • Reach influential decision makers
  • Effectively position your products, services and brand for large scale awareness
  • Cultivate new customers and nurture relationships with existing clients
  • Connect, discover and lead collaboration and innovation in the community as we position the industry for the future

Contact Emma Li Salditt, SME Partnership Development Strategist, today! Sponsorships sell out fast every year.

Emma Li Salditt
SME Partnership Development Strategist
(e): sponsorships@smenet.org
Direct: (303) 948-4224
Cell: (720) 552-4169

 

 

Pre-Conference:

  • A combination of sponsorships valued between $2,500 ≧ $7,499 qualifies your company as a CONNECTOR level sponsor.

    Benefits Include:

    • Pre-Conference:
      • Pre-conference attendee list (opt-ins)
      • Logo on conference website
      • Logo and website included in print and digital advertisements pertaining to your sponsored item/event
      • Company name and description listed in conference Pre-ShowGuide and ShowGuide, distributed to 20,000+ individuals/companies in the January and February editions of Mining Engineering magazine.
    • Onsite Promotions
      • Logo on all sponsor signage onsite (includes wall clings, exhibit hall entrance, etc.)
      • Company name and description listed in onsite pocket program
      • Logo and company description listed in conference mobile app (link to your featured web content)
      • Sponsorship recognition ribbons for company personnel
    • Post-Conference
      • Post-conference attendee list (opt-ins)
      • 2 Exhibitor Priority Points towards your booth selection in 2023 (points are earned for current year exhibitors only).
      • Logo remains prominently displayed on website until promotions for 2023
SME Health & Safety Division 5k Run/Walk Title Sponsor
$6,000 - Exclusive

Your logo co-branded at the annual Health & Safety division 5K. Run with SME’s fastest growing division!

  • Logo and name in all digital, print and email promotions for 5k
  • Logo prominently displayed on Dri-FIT shirts and water bottles for each runner
  • Logo recognition + verbal thank you remarks given at Health & Safety Division Breakfast
  • Registrations for 10 runners
  • Opportunities to give promotional items to runners

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Mineral & Metallurgical Processing Division (MPD) Scotch Nightcap
$6,000 - (title sponsorship) Limit 5 companies

The Scotch Night Cap consistently brings in 400+ attendees and will feature entertaining by the Base Metals, heavy hors d’oeuvres and scotch tastings.

  • 10 tickets to the Scotch Nightcap
  • Logo and name in all digital, print and email promotions for Scotch Nightcap, including in Mining Engineering Magazine and MPD 2023 Calendar
  • Logo on Scotch Nightcap tickets given to all attendees
  • Thank you remarks given by MPD President during Scotch Nightcap

 

Become a Sponsor

 

SME Annual Conference Auction Title Sponsorship

$6,000 - Exclusive

Join us as the 2023 Auction Title Sponsor to drive brand recognition and visibility to thousands of professionals and VIPs in the industry. Your sponsorship will have exposure on the SME Foundation and SME Divisions Hybrid Auction from February 23-March 4.

  • Company logo/name recognized in SME e-news (15,000 mail list,) email, social media, MINEXCHANGE and SME Foundation website
  • Company logo recognized on slides/signage during all MINEXCHANGE technical presentation PPTs, digital and print messaging and at
  • SME Foundation events, promoting the virtual auction and your sponsorship
  • Ability to include promo insert/flier (small auction items) or goodie give-away to all winners
  • Logo printed on custom stickers that will seal all envelopes to winning bidders after the auction
  • Two Tickets to the SME Foundation Gala Dinner and recognition during SME Foundation Gala Dinner
  • Logo printed on custom stickers that will seal all envelopes to our winning bidders after the auction
  • Company logo and link included in the thank you email to all auction participants

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Author’s Coffee Room sponsorship
$6,000 - Exclusive

Get your brand noticed with industry thought leaders, technical session speakers and moderators

  • Signage with your company logo for the Speaker Ready Room/Authors Coffee
  • Sponsor may provide 8½" × 11" promotional pieces of literature or small gifts (pen, notepad)

 

Become a Sponsor

 

SME Foundation Gala Cocktail Sponsorship
$6,000 - Exclusive

Support the programs and projects of the SME Foundation by sponsoring the Foundation Gala Cocktail Reception Party! The event will be co-branded with the sponsor and the SME Foundation.

• VIP table for 10 at the Foundation Gala Dinner
• Logo and name in all digital, print, and email promotions for SME Foundation Gala
• Ability to bring pop-up banners and giveaways for attendees at the Cocktail Reception

Become a Sponsor

 

IdeaXchange Innovation Stage
$5,000 - Exclusive

Position yourself as an industry expert and leader as the exclusive sponsor of the EXPO floor IdeaXchange Innovation Stage. IdeaXchange will focus on hot topics of interest in mining and exploration, delivering in a new and exciting 15-minute, intimate fireside-chat format.

  • Exclusive branding and recognition of your company name in all pre-conference promo, onsite marketing and signage for IdeaXchange
  • Ability to place 2 pop-up banners in IdeaXchange

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Women of SME Breakfast and Panel Discussion
$6,000 - Limit 5 companies

Become a champion for women in the mining, metallurgy & exploration industry. The breakfast has continuously been a sell-out event and a great way to connect with other leading female professionals in the industry.

  • Opportunity to provide short remarks for 30 seconds during intro to program
  • VIP table for 10
  • Logo and name in all digital, print and email promotions for the event

 

Become a Sponsor

 

SME Division Lunches
$5,000 Title Sponsorship – Limit 3 per luncheon

Reach a captive, targeted audience, generate qualified leads and align your brand with industry experts by sponsoring an SME Division Luncheon. This sponsorship allows your company to directly support scholarships for promising students in their technical-specific fields of interest.

Available Luncheon Sponsorships include: Coal & Energy Division, Environmental Division, Mineral and Metallurgical Processing Division, Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division and the Mining & Exploration Division.

  • VIP table for 10 at luncheon
  • Logo and name in all digital, print and email promotions for Division luncheon
  • Logo on signage for Division lunch
  • Opportunity to distribute one promotional item to all attendees
  • Company thanked and bio read during introductions to luncheon

 

Become a Sponsor

 

SME Health & Safety Division Breakfast
$5,000 Title Sponsorship – Limit 2 companies

Enhance your company’s commitment to excellent health and safety standards by collaborating with the SME Health & Safety Division, the fastest growing Division within SME!

  • VIP table for 10 at breakfast
  • Logo and name in all digital, print and email promotions for breakfast
  • Logo on signage for breakfast
  • Opportunity to distribute one promotional item to all attendees
  • Company thanked and bio read during introductions to breakfast

 

Become a Sponsor

 

SME/NSSGA Student Design Competition
$5,000 Title Sponsorship – Limit 3 companies

Sponsor the infamous SME/NSSGA Student Design competition to support and engage with students tasked to sold “real world” engineering problems and provide solution prior to graduation. The teams will be judged on presentation skills, creativity, understanding of aggregate mining processes, and thoughtful methodology.

  • Logo and name in all digital, print and email promotions for Student Design Competition
  • 1st hand opportunity to network and connect with emerging leaders in the aggregates field

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Colorado Mining Association (CMA) Breakout Technical Session Sponsorship -

$3,000 - Multiple opportunities available

Connect with the CMA audience specific audience by sponsoring a full CMA technical session, as experts present the latest topics in mining. In the past, session have included topics such as: Health & Safety Panel, Sustainable Communities Panel, 100% Renewables Session, and more.

 

Become a Sponsor

 

SME Foundation Gala Dinner VIP Table Sponsorship
$3,500

A VIP table sponsorship is the ideal way to engage and entertain your clients, customers, staff and friends for a fun evening, in support of the SME Foundation Programs.

  • VIP table for 8 at luncheon
  • Logo and name in all digital, print and email promotions for Foundation Gala
  • Logo on splash screen scrolling during Gala
  • Company name and logo in April issue of Mining Engineering Magazine

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Mineral & Metallurgical Processing Division (MPD) Scotch Nightcap
$3,000 (supporting-level) – Limit 5 companies

Sponsor the most anticipated social event of MINEXCHANGE each year! The MPD Scotch Night Cap brings in 400+ attendees each year for an evening of networking, entertainment by the Base Metals band, heavy hors d’oeuvres and scotch tastings.

  • 5 tickets to the Scotch Nightcap
  • Company name and logo in digital and print and email promotions for Scotch Nightcap, including in Mining Engineering Magazine and MPD 2023 Calendar
  • Thank you remarks given by MPD President during Scotch Nightcap

 

Become a Sponsor

 

SME Young Leaders Mentor Luncheon
$3,000 – Limit 3 companies

Your company in front of 150+ emerging leaders in mining, metallurgy and exploration. Sponsorship includes opportunity to speak to audience for 1 minute, VIP tickets, and ability to distribute promotional literature to attendees.

  • Logo and name in all digital, print and email promotions for Luncheon

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Mobile App Banner Advertisement
$3,000 – Limit 3 companies

Your custom, hyperlinked banner advertisement displayed on the landing page of the conference mobile app.

 

Become a Sponsor

 

SME/NSSGA Student Design Competition Supporting Sponsorship
$2,500

Support and engage 1st hand with students tasked to sold “real world” engineering problems and provide solution prior to graduation. The teams will be judged on presentation skills, creativity, understanding of aggregate mining processes, and thoughtful methodology.

 

Become a Sponsor

 

Are YOU ready to:

  • Reach influential decision makers
  • Effectively position your products, services and brand for large scale awareness
  • Cultivate new customers and nurture relationships with existing clients
  • Connect, discover and lead collaboration and innovation in the community as we position the industry for the future

Contact Emma Li Salditt, SME Partnership Development Strategist, today! Sponsorships sell out fast every year.

Emma Li Salditt
SME Partnership Development Strategist
(e): sponsorships@smenet.org
Direct: (303) 948-4224
Cell: (720) 552-4169

 

 

 

Pre-Conference:

  • Sponsorships valued ≧ $2,499 qualifies your company as an AUTOMATER level sponsor.

    Benefits Include:

    • Pre-Conference:
      • Pre-conference attendee list (opt-ins)
      • Company name on conference website (link to your featured web content)
      • Logo included in print and digital advertisements pertaining to your sponsored item/event
      • Company name and description listed in conference Pre-ShowGuide and ShowGuide, distributed to 20,000+ individuals/companies in the January and February editions of Mining Engineering magazine.
    • Onsite Promotions
      • Logo on all sponsor signage onsite (includes wall clings, exhibit hall entrance, etc.)
      • Post-conference attendee list (opt-ins)
      • Company name and description listed in onsite pocket program
      • Company name and description listed in conference mobile app (link to your featured web content)
      • Sponsorship recognition ribbons for company personnel

SME Division Lunches
$2,000 Supporting Sponsorship - Limit 4 per luncheon

Available Luncheon Sponsorships include: Coal & Energy Division, Environmental Division, Mineral and Metallurgical Processing Division, Industrial Minerals & Aggregates Division and the Mining & Exploration Division.

  • Logo and name in all digital, print and email promotions for Division luncheon
  • 2 tickets to Luncheon
  • Logo on signage for Division lunch

 

SME Health & Safety Division 5k Run/Walk
$2,000 Supporting Sponsorship - Limit 3 companies

Your logo displayed on the t-shirts handed out to each runner and event signage. Sponsorship includes 3 runner registrations.

 

SME 2023 Photo Contest Sponsorship
$2,000 - Exclusive
  • Over 50 entries from professionals across the world
  • You’ll be co-marketed in the contest heavily promoted on SME social media, MINEXCHANGE emails and general e-news to SME members
  • Representatives from your company will help judge the contest and select winners
  • Logo and branding on photo contest wall at MINEXCHANGE and on photo contest website

 

 

Single Technical Session Sponsorship
$1,500

Includes logo signage, promotions as sponsor on website, in technical program, on the mobile app and on onsite session signage.

Are YOU ready to:

  • Reach influential decision makers
  • Effectively position your products, services and brand for large scale awareness
  • Cultivate new customers and nurture relationships with existing clients
  • Connect, discover and lead collaboration and innovation in the community as we position the industry for the future

Contact Emma Li Salditt, SME Partnership Development Strategist, today! Sponsorships sell out fast every year.

Emma Li Salditt
SME Partnership Development Strategist
(e): sponsorships@smenet.org
Direct: (303) 948-4224
Cell: (720) 552-4169