Sponsorship Information

Sponsorship Opportunities

The AITP Chicago  Sponsor Program is an outstanding opportunity to directly promote your company and solutions to ALL AITP Chicago members throughout the year via exposure on aitpchicago.com and on electronic communications.

AITP relies on industry service providers and technology product suppliers to support and subsidize various programs throughout the year. There are two major categories of sponsoring opportunities

  • Yearly sponsorship programs
  • Event sponsorship programs

The Program offers different levels of partnership at varying price points and benefit levels, as well as a la carte options, to fit most yearly marketing budgets.

If you would like to be contacted about Sponsorship Opportunities, please submit this form:


Why sponsor?

  • Gain visibility among decision makers and influencers
  • Promote your products and services to a target audience
  • Participate as a SME to improve knowledge of technology and services among professionals
  • Increase awareness of your offerings to prospects
  • Get feedback and input to improve products and services
  • Gain credibility through endorsement of a professional community
  • Help develop a strong pipe line of candidates with critical skills
  • Low cost marketing of your products and services

What is the value of yearly sponsorship?

Platinum Level

  • Covers subsidy for all CIO/Leadership sessions for 1 year
  • Contributes to speaker selection and handles introductions
  • Contributes to speaker subject topics
  • Receives free attendance for 4  guests at Dinner events and all SIG events
  • Allows for Board participation to contribute to the association strategies
  • Receives advertising throughout the year on web site and at all dinner events

Gold Level

  • Covers a single track of SIG events throughout the year
  • Contributes to speaker and SME selection
  • Receives free attendance for 2 guests at Dinner and SIG events
  • Receives advertising throughout the year during SIG events and web sites
  • Allows for access to influencers to increase awareness and building close relationships
  • SIG Committee member seat

Annual Promotion Level

  • Receives Year -long promotion and advertising on all communications and web sites
  • Receives free attendance for 2 guests at all Dinner events

What is the value of Event and SIG sponsorship?

Event Sponsor levels:

Dinner Events (you may select one of the dinner events to sponsor)

  • Prime Sponsor   – Introduce company and promote event /speaker, 2 fee admissions and advertising
  • Table sponsor –    Introduce prospects to company,  involvement in the event and meet other influencers, one free admission to the event

SIG Events ( you may select one or more of the SIG events to sponsor)

  • Prime sponsor –   Introduce company at events, provide SME’s and distribute literature

Advertising –   Recognize company on web site and event materials

  • Gain visibility to a target audience through AITP web site and marketing campaigns

Other sponsorship opportunities are available to subsidize Training Sessions or special recognition events and member networking events throughout the year.  For custom programs, please contact dave.kamath@aitpchicago.com.  AITP Chicago is dedicated to providing the optimum Win/Win partnership!

Select one of yearly Sponsorship levels:

  • Platinum Level – $20,000
  • Gold Level – $10,000
  • Annual Promotion – $5000

Select one or more event sponsor level:

CIO / Leadership Dinner Meetings (You may specify one or more months to sponsor)

  • Prime Sponsor – $1000
  • Corporate Table Sponsor – $250
  • Vendor Table Sponsor – $500

Select one or more SIG event sponsor levels:

  • Prime Sponsor – $250

Advertising Only – Web site/Mailing

  • Annual advertising – $1000
  • Advertising per event – $200