Host & Sponsorship Opportunities

IETF Meeting Sponsorship

IETF Global Host
The IETF is seeking world-leading companies to commit to a 10-year, multi-event partnership at US$100,000 per year. Global Host partners are the top-level named Hosts for three IETF meetings within the 10 years. Each Global Host selects from among upcoming meetings, held three times each year in Asia, Europe and North America.

Current IETF Global Hosts include:

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IETF Meeting Host — US$375,000
IETF Meeting Hosts enjoy a premier level of visibility at IETF meetings. Host sponsorship is currently available for IETF 103 taking place in November 2018 in Asia.

Meeting Host benefits Include:

  • Platinum level organizational membership to the Internet Society: $100,000 value
  • Ten (10) complimentary meeting registrations: $7,000 value
  • Prime placement of company logo on the IETF meeting webpage, event promotional materials,
    and meeting signage
  • Acknowledgement at the plenary session and in the meeting proceedings
  • Social media posts highlighting company as the meeting Host
  • Recognition in the IETF Journal

Unique Host Opportunities Include:

  • Presenting a lunch Tech Talk during the meeting week
  • Providing official meeting t-shirts and lanyards with company logo
  • Displaying company banners in the meeting registration area
  • Hosting the meeting Social Event
  • Having the first option to sponsor the meeting Welcome Reception

Note: Typically there is one meeting host per meeting, but co-hosting arrangements can be discussed.


Other IETF Meeting Sponsorship Opportunities

In 2018 the IETF will have the following meetings:

IETF 101, London, March 2018.  https://www.ietf.org/meeting/101/index.html

IETF 102, Montreal, July 2018.

IETF 103, Asia (location TBA), November 2018.

Sponsorships available at each meeting are described below.

Gold Sponsor: US$50,000

Gold sponsors receive:

  • Five (5) complimentary meeting registrations: $3,500 value
  • Placement of company logo with recognition as a Gold Sponsor on the IETF meeting webpage, promotional materials, and meeting signage
  • Acknowledgement at the plenary and in the proceedings of the meeting
  • Social media acknowledgement recognizing you as a Gold sponsor
  • Recognition in the IETF Journal

Silver Sponsor: US$25,000

Silver sponsors receive:

  • Two (2) complimentary meeting registrations: $1,400 value
  • Placement of company logo with recognition as a Silver Sponsor on the IETF meeting webpage, promotional materials, and meeting signage
  • Acknowledgement at the plenary and in the proceedings of the meeting
  • Company logo displayed on event signage
  • Social media acknowledgement recognizing you as a Silver sponsor

Bronze Sponsor: US$10,000

Bronze sponsors receive:

  • One (1) complimentary meeting registration: $700 value
  • Placement of company logo with recognition as a Bronze Sponsor on the IETF meeting webpage, promotional materials, and meeting signage
  • Acknowledgement at the meeting plenary

IETF Hackathon Sponsor: US$40,000

Hackathon sponsors receive:

  • Four (4) complimentary meeting registrations: $2,800 value
  • Company logo on the IETF Hackathon webpage
  • Acknowledgement at 2017 IETF meeting plenaries and proceedings
  • Company logo displayed on promotional materials, including event and Hackathon-specific signage, as well outreach materials to open-source and academic communities
  • Opportunity to designate a Co-chair or Hackathon judge
  • Social media acknowledgement recognizing company as the Hackathon sponsor
  • Recognition in the IETF Journal

For more information contact:

Ken Boyden
kboyden@ietf.org