INTERACT Conference

INTERACT Conference

Boston, MA: July 11-15, 2015
Denver, CO: August 21-25, 2015

The INTERACT Conference (formerly known as the Human Resources Conference) is the leading national conference for electric cooperative human resources professionals, bringing together more than 350 decision-makers who are looking for tools, strategies and best practices to meet their co-op’s business development goals.

General Sponsorship Benefits

(Note: Refer to each sponsorship opportunity for specific benefits.  Not all opportunities listed include the “General Benefits” listed below.)

  • A listing on the 2015 INTERACT Conference pages on NRECA.coop and Cooperative.com
  • A listing on the 2015 INTERACT Conference mobile app, including a hyperlink to your website, contact information, logo and a company description
  • Company logo included on the “Thank You to Our Sponsors” page in the on-site program guide. Completed sponsorship commitment form and payment must be received by June 22, 2015.
  • Conference attendee list. Conference attendee lists will be distributed to paid sponsors weekly for the three weeks preceding the event and one week following the conclusion of the event.
  • A tabletop display in a high traffic location for the duration of the conference
  • Company logo on printed and online conference program materials. Completed sponsorship form and payment must be received by June 22, 2015.

Become a Sponsor!

Please contact Stephanie Harbrecht, (703) 907-5830, Stephanie.Harbrecht@nreca.coop with specific sponsorship questions.

Commitment Deadlines and Availability

Given production schedules for publications, signage and other sponsorship acknowledgements, it is extremely important to adhere to posted deadlines.

While we will make every effort to provide sponsorship benefits as described here, the final details of sponsorships are subject to change.  In the event that a sponsorship benefit becomes unavailable, services or products of equal or greater value will be provided.  Sponsors will be notified of any changes.

 

2015 Sponsorship Opportunities

  • General Session Keynote Speaker, Peter Sheahan

    Boston, MA: Date: July 15, 2015 | Time: 8:00am – 10:00am
    Denver, CO: Date: August 25, 2015 | Time: 8:00am – 10:00am
    Sponsorship Cost: 15,000 per location; $25,000 for both locations
    Benefits include:

    • Recognition as the sponsor of the General Session Keynote Speaker with signage at the event entrance
    • Invitation to introduce your company (up to five minutes) and the Keynote Speaker
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits

    Peter Sheahan is known internationally for inspiring innovative business thinking and creating lasting behavior change. He has established himself as a highly successful entrepreneur with his international thought leadership practice and as the CEO of ChangeLabs™, a global consultancy building and delivering large-scale behavioral change projects for clients such as Apple and IBM. Peter has worked with some of the world’s leading brands, including Google, News Corporation, Harley Davidson and GlaxoSmithKline.

    In September 2012, Sheahan was inducted into the National Speakers Association Hall of Fame, receiving the Council of Peers Award for Excellence (CPAE) lifetime achievement award for speaking excellence.

    He has delivered more than 2,000 presentations to over 300,000 people in 15 different countries. In 2006, Peter was voted the National Speakers Association’s Keynote Speaker of the Year and has since been named one of the 25 Hottest New Speakers in America, and one of the 25 Most Influential Speakers in the industry.

    He is the author of six books, including international bestsellers Fl!p and Generation Y. As a global thought leader, Peter’s insights into business trends and the changing needs of customers and staff have made him a regular presenter on Fox Business, with appearances on ABC and BBC as well. In 2008 Peter was a featured expert in a five-part global series on Innovation on CNBC, and he has been written up in the Washington Post and Fast Company magazine. His newest book Making It Happen unpacks his insights on the execution of ideas through focused business growth, understanding buying behavior and compelling market positioning.

  • Conference Reception, Co-Sponsorship with NRECA

    Boston, MA: Date: July 15, 2015 | Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm
    Denver, CO: Date: August 25, 2015| Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm
    Sponsorship Cost:$35,000 for both locations
    Benefits include:

    • Recognition as the co-sponsor of the INTERACT ’15 Conference Reception with signage at the event entrance
    • Invitation to welcome attendees at the beginning of the reception
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits
  • Scan and Go Registration Sponsor

    Sponsorship Cost: $8,000 per location; $12,000 for both locations
    Benefits include:

    • Your company will be identified as the sponsor of the Scan and Go Registration with signage at registration stations
    • Your company logo will be displayed on the Scan and Go Registration monitors
    • A company representative is invited to be present at the Scan and Go Registration to welcome attendees and answer questions
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits

    * Sponsorship commitment form and payment must be received by June 22, 2015.

  • Meet & Greet Happy Hour Sponsorship

    Boston, MA: Date: July 13, 2015 | Time: 5:00pm – 6:30pm
    Denver, CO: Date: August 23, 2015| Time: 5:00pm – 6:30pm
    Sponsorship Cost: $8,500 per location; $12,000 for both
    Benefits include:

    • Your company will be recognized as the official sponsor of the INTERACT’15 Conference Meet & Greet Happy Hour with signage at the event entrance
    • Your company logo will be displayed on table tents at food and beverage stations throughout the happy hour
    • Invitation to welcome attendees at the beginning of the reception
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits
  • Conference Wi-Fi Sponsor

    Sponsorship Cost: $8,000 per location; $12,000 for both locations
    Benefits include:

    • Recognition as the sponsor of the INTERACT’15 Conference Wi-Fi
    • Wi-Fi will be used by conference participants throughout the conference
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits
  • Conference Mobile App [SOLD!]

    Sponsorship Cost: $5,000 per location
    Benefits include:

    • Your company will be recognized as the sponsor of the INTERACT’15 Conference Mobile App downloaded by attendees to use throughout the event and into the future
    • Your company will receive a custom menu item
    • Your company will receive a promoted post and one push alert per day; content provided by sponsor (Deadline: July 1, 2015; content subject to NRECA’s approval)
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits
  • Conference Journal Book Sponsor

    Sponsorship Cost: $5,000 per location; $8,000 for both
    Benefits include:

    • Your company logo will appear on the conference journal books at the INTERACT’15 Conference.  The journal books will feature a one-color, or imprint logo on one side of the journal book co-branded with the INTERACT’15 logo. 
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits

    * Sponsorship commitment form and payment must be received by June 22, 2015.

  • Conference Lanyards

    Sponsorship Cost: $5,000 per location; $8,000 for both
    Benefits include:

    • Your company logo will appear on the conference lanyards at the INTERACT’15 Conference.  The lanyards will feature a one-color logo on one side of the lanyards and will be distributed to conference attendees at registration.
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits

    * Sponsorship commitment form and payment must be received by June 22, 2015.

  • Networking Sponsorship

    Sponsorship Cost: $3,000 per location; $5,000 for both
    Benefits include:

    • Your company will be recognized as a Networking Sponsor of the INTERACT’15 Conference
    • Plus, general sponsorship benefits