Why Should You Sponsor the Project Management Symposium?

The Baltimore/Washington area is teeming withproject managers — the region boasts ve chapters of the Project Management Institute with over 16,700 members. Hundreds of project management professionals are expected to attend the symposium, and this sponsorship offers your organization a unique opportunity to reach an audience of professionals from across industry, government, and academe.

With six levels of sponsorship ranging from $500 to $10,000, there is an option available for any organization or individual to support and participate in this event. Sponsorship offers your organization the chance to build new relationships within the project management community, increase visibility,
and demonstrate continued commitment to advancing the profession.

We ask for ALL sponsors to promote the Symposium through their marketing channels.

Conference Sponsor: $10,000

Your company will receive:

  • Special “conference sponsor” nametags for all attendees
  • Top sponsor signage billing
  • Pre-conference broadcast email recognition
  • Recognition at meals and events
  • Opportunity to introduce a speaker
  • Special session-room signage
  • + All platinum benefits, only with first choice of the exhibit table and four (4) free event registrations

Platinum: $7,500

Your company will receive:

  • A prime-location exhibit table
  • Two (2) free event registrations
  • + All gold benefits, only with a full-page program ad


  • Opening keynote introduction
  • Opening reception
  • Program book printing*
  • Graphic identity design*

Gold: $5,000

Your company will receive:

  • A special social media announcement
  • An exhibit table
  • One (1) free event registration
  • + All silver benefits, only with a half-page program ad


  • Luncheon (Thursday or Friday)
  • Program Tracks (Decided on after abstracts have been reviewed)
  • Volunteer thank you gifts*

Silver: $2,500

Your company will receive:

  • An exhibit table
  • + All bronze benefits, only with a quarter-size page program ad


  • Breakfast (Thursday or Friday)
  • Breaks in exhibit area (Thursday or Friday)
  • Speaker Gifts*
  • Signs and Banners*

Bronze: $1,000

Your company will receive:

  • An exhibit table
  • A business-card size program ad
  • + All patron benefits


  • Program inside back cover
  • Attendee give-away
  • Nametag Lanyards*

Patron: $500

Your company name and logo will appear on the:

  • Website
  • Event Signage

Starred items are gift-in-kind opportunities.



Sponsorships are tax deductible. Please write checks payable to:

University of Marlyand College Park Foundation
1173 Glenn L. Martin Hall
College Park, Maryland 20742

For questions, contact John Cable at 301-405-8935 or jcable@umd.edu