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More than 1400 cross-sector professionals from across the globe will attend Wisdom in Times of Crisis. ILA’s 24th annual global conference brings together business executives and entrepreneurs, public sector and ngo leaders, researchers and students, educators and development professionals – all committed to learning and working together to improve leadership knowledge and practice in our local and global communities. If you care about improving the world through better leadership, become an ILA sponsor. Your sponsorship will support ILA’s trusted leadership resources and the trusted space of our conference gatherings, a space full of aha moments, networking, inquiry, and practical paths forward. You don’t want to miss having your program or organization be a part of this conversation!

Contact Bridget Chisholm at bchisholm@ilaglobalnetwork.org or +1.202.470.4818 x103 to discuss your sponsorship today. Bespoke packages are available! 

  • Recognized as conference pinnacle sponsor during plenary sessions and at awards luncheon
  • Provided with two tables for eight at the ILA Awards Luncheon
  • Invited to record a welcome message that is played during one of the plenaries, posted on ILA website, and used in conference social media promotions
  • Opportunity to work with ILA staff on conference programming
  • ILA Welcome/Registration Desk Check-In area branded collectively with your organization’s logo and ILA’s
  • Opportunity to collaborate with ILA on a webinar or work with an ILA podcast partner on a podcast production
  • Eight conference registrations to the face-to-face portion of the conference in Washington, DC (13-16 October)
  • Sixteen conference registrations to the virtual portion of the global conference (6&7 October)
  • ILA Organizational Membership for Two Years; additional memberships offered at a reduced price
  • Recognized as the sponsor of the Author Meet & Greet and Poster Reception held on Thursday 13 October or choose to be recognized as the sponsor of a keynote plenary
  • Host unlimited “Pop-Ups” (Pop-Ups are held throughout the conference during networking breaks and include high top tables and stools, you will be able to display up to two banners next to your “Pop-Up”) a traditional 10×10 booth space is an option if preferred and sponsors may elect to host a booth during the virtual conference portion of #ILA2022Global. Booths are only available Friday & Saturday, Pop-Ups are available Thursday – Sunday.
  • Host a reception on Friday 14 October at the Grand Hyatt Washington, DC; ILA will provide you with a private event room and $1,000 of your sponsorship will be allocated toward your food and beverage expenses (ILA Member Communities and other sponsors will be hosting receptions at this time in the same area making for a vibrant networking evening)
  • Invitations for eight people to attend the ILA Leadership Reception during the conference (day and time TBA)
  • Logo and a link to your website on marketing messages, header of conference app, header of virtual platform, and on conference pages
  • Premium logo placement on the multiple sponsor thank-you banners displayed on site
  • Logo will also have premium placement in the printed program of events and PDF program
  • Logo on screensaver in breakout rooms and at general sessions
  • Recognized as the sponsor of a conference stream (opportunity to work with the program committee on a curated panel for the stream)
  • Recognized as the sponsor of a traditional ILA special event such as the Emerging Scholars Research Consortium or International Student Case Competition or elect to sponsor a full-or half-day Emersion Session, you will have the opportunity to select one to sponsor or elect to work with ILA staff to curate one.
  • Provide ILA with a full-page advert for the full-color conference program of events
  • Three messages with your logo will be sent via the conference app during conference
  • Provided with the attendee list three weeks in advance of conference for two-time honor system use (during conference registration, attendees are asked if they are OK with their email address being shared with conference sponsors, about half of the attendees agree)
  • Invited to have a collateral piece you provide placed on every seat at a plenary
  • Create an html message and ILA will send it to the entire ILA database once within a calendar year (exposure to over 20,000 leadership professionals worldwide)
  • Provide ILA with a header banner advertisement and we will include it on the ILA Interface Newsletter two times in a calendar year, Interface reaches ILA’s database of over 20,000 leadership professionals worldwide
  • Recognized as conference transformational sponsor during plenary sessions and at awards luncheon
  • Provided with a table for eight at the ILA Awards Luncheon
  • Six conference registrations to the face-to-face portion of the conference in Washington, DC (13-16 October)
  • Twelve conference registrations to the virtual portion of the global conference (6&7 October)
  • ILA Organizational Membership for One Year
  • Host six “Pop-Ups” (Pop-Ups are held throughout the conference during networking breaks and include high top tables and stools, you will be able to display up to two banners next to your “Pop-Up”) a traditional 10×10 booth space is an option if preferred and sponsors may elect to host a booth during the virtual conference portion of #ILA2022Global. Booths are only available Friday & Saturday, Pop-Ups are available Thursday – Sunday.
  • Host a reception on Friday 14 October at the Grand Hyatt Washington, DC; ILA will provide you with a private event room and $750 of your sponsorship will be allocated toward your food and beverage expenses (ILA Member Communities and other sponsors will be hosting receptions at this time in the same area making for a vibrant networking evening)
  • Invitations for six people to attend the ILA Leadership Reception during the conference (day and time TBA)
  • Logo and a link to your website on marketing messages, header of conference app, header of virtual platform, and on conference pages
  • Premium logo placement on the multiple sponsor thank-you banners displayed on site
  • Logo will also have premium placement in the printed program of events and PDF program
  • Logo on screensaver in breakout rooms and at general sessions
  • Recognized as the sponsor of a conference stream (opportunity to work with program committee on a curated panel for the stream)
  • Recognized as the sponsor of a traditional ILA special event such as the Emerging Scholars Research Consortium or International Student Case Competition or elect to sponsor a full-or half-day Emersion Session, you will have the opportunity to select one to sponsor or elect to work with ILA staff to curate one.
  • Provide ILA with a full-page advert for the full-color conference program of events
  • Two messages with your logo will be sent via the conference app during conference
  • Provided with the attendee list three weeks in advance of conference for two-time honor system use (during conference registration, attendees are asked if they are OK with their email address being shared with conference sponsors, about half of the attendees agree)
  • Invited to have a collateral piece you provide placed on every seat at a plenary or a luncheon
  • Create an html message and ILA will send it to the entire ILA database once within a calendar year (exposure to over 20,000 leadership professionals worldwide)
  • Provide ILA with a header banner advertisement and we will include it on the ILA Interface Newsletter once in a calendar year, Interface reaches ILA’s database of over 20,000 leadership professionals worldwide
  • Three conference registrations to the face-to-face portion of the conference in Washington, DC (13-16 October)
  • Six conference registrations to the virtual portion of the global conference (6&7 October)
  • Host three “Pop-Ups” (Pop-Ups are held throughout the conference during networking breaks and include high top tables and stools, you will be able to display one banner next to your “Pop-Up”) a traditional 10×10 booth space is an option if preferred and sponsors may elect to host a booth during the virtual conference portion of #ILA2022Global. Booths are only available Friday & Saturday, Pop-Ups are available Thursday – Sunday.
  • Invitations for three people to attend the ILA Leadership Reception during the conference (day and time TBA)
  • Logo and a link to your website on marketing messages, header of conference app, header of virtual platform, and on conference pages
  • Logo on the multiple sponsor thank-you banners displayed on site
  • Logo in the printed program of events and PDF program
  • Logo on screensaver in breakout rooms and at general sessions
  • Recognized as the sponsor of a conference stream
  • Recognized as the sponsor of a traditional ILA special event such as the Emerging Scholars Research Consortium or International Student Case Competition
  • Provide ILA with a half-page advert for the full-color conference program of events
  • One message with your logo will be sent via the conference app during conference
  • Provided with the attendee list three weeks in advance of conference for one-time honor system use (during conference registration, attendees are asked if they are OK with their email address being shared with conference sponsors, about half of the attendees agree)
  • Two conference registrations to the face-to-face portion of the conference in Washington, DC (13-16 October)
  • Four conference registrations to the virtual portion of the global conference (6&7 October)
  • Host two “Pop-Ups” (Pop-Ups are held throughout the conference during networking breaks and include high top tables and stools, you will be able to display one banner next to your “Pop-Up”) a traditional 10×10 booth space is an option if preferred and sponsors may elect to host a booth during the virtual conference portion of #ILA2022Global. Booths are only available Friday & Saturday, Pop-Ups are available Thursday – Sunday.
  • Invitations for two people to attend the ILA Leadership Reception during the conference (day and time TBA)
  • Organization name and a link to your website on marketing messages, header of conference app, header of virtual platform, and on conference pages (if logo representation is desired, see Supporter level above or add $2,000 to BUILDER)
  • Organization name on the multiple sponsor thank-you banners displayed on site (if logo representation is desired, see Supporter level above or add $2,000 to BUILDER)
  • Organization name in the printed program of events and PDF program (if logo representation is desired, see Supporter level above or add $2,000 to BUILDER)
  • Recognized as the sponsor a full-or half-day Emersion Session, you will have the opportunity to select one to sponsor; organization name with link to organization’s website will be placed on event web pages
  • One conference registration to the face to face portion of the conference in Washington, DC (13-16 October)
  • One conference registration to the virtual portion of the global conference (6&7 October)
  • Host one “Pop-Up” (Pop-Ups are held throughout the conference during networking breaks and include high top tables and stools, you will be able to display one banner next to your “Pop-Up”) a traditional 10×10 booth space is an option if preferred and sponsors may elect to host a booth during the virtual conference portion of #ILA2022Global. Booths are only available Friday & Saturday, Pop-Ups are available Thursday – Sunday.
  • Organization name on the multiple sponsor thank-you banners displayed on site
  • Organization’s name on conference app and on sponsor web page; listing also in the print and PDF program

Host a reception recognizing your organization/university at the conference. Your reception will be listed on the ILA conference overview web page, in the online daily agenda, and in the full-color printed program. ILA provides the room, audio visual equipment (if desired), and arranges the set-up. Your organization is responsible for the ordering and payment of the food and beverage. Add access to attendee contact list three weeks in advance for one-time honor system use ($800).

Program Book Advertising

All eyes are on you when you advertise in the conference program book! Your ad will live in the clickable (pdf) online program book and the print program book handed out in Geneva. Posted just before the conference to the ILA website, the online program book remains available on the conference highlights page long after the conference ends. Please reserve your space no later than 30 September. The Deadline to submit your print ready ad is 4 October 2021. Email Debra DeRuyver at DDeRuyver@ila-net.org  or call +1.202.470.4818 ext. 102 to reserve your space. 

Size/Location Regular Price Special Price for ILA Individual Members Special Price for ILA Group Members
Back Cover
$8900
$8150
$7350
Inside Front Cover
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Inside Back Cover
$2600
$2350
$2100
Full Page
$1600
$1350
$1150
Half Page (Horizontal)
$1150
$1000
$850

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Contact Bridget Chisholm at bchisholm@ilaglobalnetwork.org or +1.202.470.4818 x103 to discuss your sponsorship or hosted reception today.

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