FORCE2015

Sponsorship Opportunities

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The FORCE2015 Conference is only possible through the generous contributions of our sponsors.

SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES: 

We appreciate all contributions!  Below are suggested packages or you may contact us and we will work on tailoring a package for your needs.  

VIEW SPONSORS LIST HERE


Platinum Level – Donations of $15,000 or above

Platinum Sponsor will receive the following benefits:

  • Display table in registration area for company materials (1-5-2015 to clarify, this is one table to include all Platinum sponsor printed materials)
  • Name and company logo associated with or printed on a sponsored item  (if applicable)
  • Company informational flyer given to all conference delegates
  • (3) full conference registrations
  • Organization logo, description and website link from FORCE2015 website
  • Organization logo on printed materials
  • Organization logo on signage
  • Organization logo slides on the main session screen
  • Exclusive sponsorship of one of the items from the list in the blue box  

Conference Items and Activities for Platinum Sponsors

Platinum sponsor may select one of the following items to "exclusively" sponsor with this package. Click here to view descriptions of each item.

  • Streaming Video SOLD
  • Live Visual Note Taker SOLF
  • Hack-a-Thon SOLD
  • $1K Challenge
  • Demo and Poster Room
  • Speaker Expenses
  • Morning Coffee Break
  • Unique Afternoon Ice Cream Break SOLD
  • Unique Afternoon Tea Break
  • Lunch
  • Reception
  • Delegate bags SOLD
  • Delegate Badge Lanyards  SOLD
  • Delegate Gifts Portable USB batteriesSOLD

Gold Level – Donations of $10,000

Gold Sponsor will receive the following benefits:    

  • Name and company logo associated with or printed on a sponsored item (if applicable)
  • (2) full conference registration
  • Organization logo, description and website link from FORCE2015 website
  • Organization logo on printed materials
  • Organization logo on signage
  • Organization logo slides on the main session screen
  • Co-sponsor of one of the items from the list in the blue box below

Conference Items and Activities for Gold Sponsors

Gold sponsors may select one of the following items to co-sponsor. Click here to view descriptions of each item.

  • Streaming Video SOLD
  • Live Visual Note Taker SOLD
  • Hack-a-Thon SOLD
  • $1K Challenge
  • Demo and Poster Room
  • Speaker Expenses
  • Morning Coffee Break
  • Unique Afternoon Ice Cream Break SOLD
  • Unique Afternoon Tea Break
  • Lunch
  • Reception
  • Delegate bags SOLD
  • Badge Lanyards  SOLD
  • Delegate Gifts Portable USB batteriesSOLD

Silver Level – Donations of $5000

Silver sponsors will receive the following benefits:     

  • (1) full conference registration
  • Organization logo, description and website link from FORCE2015 website
  • Organization logo on printed materials
  • Organization logo on signage
  • Organization logo slides on the main session screenStreaming Video
  • Co-sponsor of one of the items from the list in the blue box

Conference Items and Activities for Silver Sponsors

Silver sponsor may select one of the following items to co-sponsor with this package.  Click to view descriptions of each item.

  • Hack-a-Thon SOLD
  • Speaker Expenses 
  • Morning Coffee Break
  • Delegate bags SOLD
  • Badge Lanyards - SOLD
  • Delegate Gifts Portable USB batteriesSOLD

Bronze Level – Donations of $3,000 for corporations, $1,000 for individuals

Bronze sponsors will receive the following benefits:

  • (1) full conference registration
  • Organization logo, description and website link from FORCE2015 website
  • Organization logo on printed materials
  • Organization logo on signage
  • Organization logo slides on the main session screenStreaming Video

*Travel Fellowships (for students and developing nation participants) - Donations of £1,000 (1 participant) and Up

If you wish to donate funds for Travel Fellowship only, please indicate on the sign up form.  At the previous  conference we were able to fund 34 students and representatives from emerging countries to attend the conference.  The funds are used to pay for travel, room and board.  Travel Fellowships are a way to assist those attending from developing nations as well as students.

Please complete the sponsorship form. 

For further details or to have someone contact you, please write to:  Dave DeRoure  info@force11.org

Sponsorship Item/Activity Descriptions - One of these items are a part of the Silver, Gold and Platinum Sponsorship Categories

Streaming Video: Sponsor of the video recording of the conference sessions to include live streaming and edited recordings posted on the conference website.

Live Visual Note Taker: Sponsor of a professional artist to visually record all sessions during the event.

Hack-a-Thon: Sponsor the conference Hack-a-Thon includes room, technical set up, food and beverages.

$1K Challenge: Sponsor of a $1K challenge to the community. Sponsor will have input on the type of challenge to be presented as well as participate in the review and selection of the (5) winners.

Demo and Poster Room: Sponsor of the Demo and Poster room includes room, technical set up and food and beverages.

Speaker Expenses: Sponsor a speaker or speakers in support of travel and housing costs to attend the conference.

Morning Coffee Break: Sponsor of the drinks and snacks

Unique Afternoon Ice Cream Break: Sponsor a “Nitro Ice Cream Parlour”. A refreshment break including a portable nitro parlour to create two a frozen creation made instantly, fresh using liquid nitrogen. This is a fun, unique type of break sure to be remembered by all.

Unique Afternoon Tea Break: And everything stops for tea...With fine china, traditional cakes and delicate finger sandwiches, there is no more quintessential British ritual than the ceremony and serving of Afternoon Tea...

Lunch: Sponsor of the delegate lunch including food and drinks

Reception: Sponsor of the evening reception food and drinks on Monday night during the Demo and Poster Session. The reception will feature a hot fork buffet highlighting local food and wine from a selection of Oxfordshire's finest farms.

Delegate bags: Sponsor or sponsors of the registration bags with sponsor logo given to each delegate

Delegate Badge Lanyards: Sponsor of a conference badge lanyards printed with sponsor logo given to each delegate

Delegate Gifts Portable USB batteries: Sponsor an “on-the-go” power stick used to charge up most mobiles and tablets, printed with sponsor logo given to each delegate.

 

*All sponsorship fees are in British Sterling Pounds

 

Sponsors

Digital Science CrossRef Royal Society of Chemistry Europe PMC River Valley Technologies Overleaf Elsevier and Mendeley
Science Exchange National Science Foundation (NSF) Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Thomson Reuters Pensoft Publishers Ltd SSI
Oxford University Press Wiley Oxford e-Research Centre PLOS International Society for Biocuration