Directors Conference

April 1-4, 2017 | Tampa, FL

The NRECA Directors Conference is the only utility industry conference designed specifically for electric cooperative boards of directors.  Approximately 700 cooperative directors attend this popular event to network with peers and discuss the challenges faced by cooperatives from around the country.

Be a part of this event that helps directors gain insights and awareness of current and emerging issues, and how the evolving political, economic, and regulatory environment impacts their co‐op.

Have an idea for a sponsorship?
If you have questions regarding a specific sponsorship or your company is interested in a personalized sponsorship opportunity, please contact Stephanie Harbrecht at Stephanie.Harbrecht@nreca.coop.

2016 Sponsorship Opportunities

  • 2016 Directors Conference Reception - Sold!

    Monday, April 4, 2016
    Sponsorship Cost: Actual Cost ($60,000 estimate)
    Benefits include:

    • Recognition as the sponsor of the 2016 Directors Conference with signage at the event entrance
    • Invitation to welcome conference attendees at the beginning of the reception
    • Custom logoed cocktail napkins featuring your logo
    • Your company will receive five (5) complimentary conference registrations
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits
  • Opening General Session Speaker: Kat Cole, President FOCUS Brands - Sold!

    Monday, April 4, 2016 | Morning
    Sponsorship Cost: $30,000
    Benefits include:

    • Recognition as the sponsor of the Opening General Session speaker with signage at the event entrance
    • Invitation to introduce your company (up to five minutes) and the keynote speaker
    • Your company will receive three (3) complimentary conference registrations
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits
  • Tuesday, General Session Speaker: Scott Tinker, Director of Economic Geology at the University of Texas; An American Energy Vision

    Tuesday, April 5, 2015 | Morning
    Sponsorship Cost: $10,000
    Benefits include:

    • Recognition as the sponsor of the Tuesday Morning Opening General Session speaker with signage at the event entrance
    • Invitation to introduce your company (up to five minutes) and the keynote speaker
    • Your company will receive two (2) complimentary conference registrations
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits
  • Continental Breakfasts

    Monday, April 4, 2016 or Tuesday, April 5, 2016
    Sponsorship Cost: $8,500 each
    Benefits include:

    • Recognition as the sponsor of the Continental Breakfast on April 4, or April 5 with signage at the event
    • Custom logoed cocktail napkins featuring your logo
    • Your company will receive two (2) complimentary conference registrations
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits
  • Coffee Breaks

    Monday, April 4, 2016 or Tuesday, April 5, 2016 | Morning
    Sponsorship Cost: $6,500 each
    Benefits include:

    • Recognition as the sponsor of the Coffee Break on April 4, or April 5 with signage at the event
    • Custom logoed cocktail napkins featuring your logo
    • Your company will receive two (2) complimentary conference registrations
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits
  • Afternoon Refreshment Breaks

    Monday, April 4, 2016 or Tuesday, April 5, 2016 | Afternoon
    Sponsorship Cost: $6,500 each
    Benefits include:

    • Recognition as the sponsor of the Afternoon Refreshment Break on April 4, or April 5 with signage at the event
    • Custom logoed cocktail napkins featuring your logo
    • Your company will receive two (2) complimentary conference registrations
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits
  • Meet and Greet Happy Hour Co-­‐Sponsorship

    Sunday, April 3, 2016 | Evening
    Co-Sponsorship Cost: $6,000 Four (4) Available
    Benefits Include:

    • Recognition as the co-­‐sponsor of the 2016 Directors Conference Meet and Greet Happy Hour with signage at the event
    • Your company will receive two (2) complimentary conference registrations
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits
  • 2016 Directors Conference Journal Book - Sold!

    Sponsorship Cost: $5,000
    Benefits Include:

    • Recognition as the sponsor of the 2016 Directors Conference Journal Book featuring your logo co-­‐branded with the event logo
    • Your company will receive two (2) complimentary conference registrations
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits
  • 2016 Directors Conference Event Mobile App - Sold!

    Sponsorship Cost: $5,000

    Benefits include:

    • Recognition as the sponsor of the 2016 Directors Conference Mobile App downloaded by attendees to use throughout the event and into the future
    • Your company will receive a sponsor custom menu item
    • Your company will receive a promoted post and one push alert per day. Content must be submitted to NRECA no later than Friday, March 11, 2016 and is subject to NRECA’s approval.
    • Your company will receive two (2) complimentary conference registrations
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits
  • 2016 Directors Conference Attendee Lanyards

    Sponsorship Cost: $5,000

    Benefits include:

    • Recognition as the sponsor of the 2016 Directors Conference attendee lanyards featuring your company’s logo (4-­‐color)
    • Your company will receive two (2) complimentary conference registrations
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits