October 9-12, 2017 Huntington Convention Center
Brought to you by: Rubber Division | American Chemical Society
October 9-12, 2017 Huntington Convention Center

Sponsorship Opportunities

What are your marketing goals?

  • Stand out from the other exhibitors
  • Corporate branding
  • Drive more traffic to your booth
  • Communicate a giveaway, announcement or message
  • Getting your name out there in our industry
  • Display your support of education and training opportunities

We have a sponsorship opportunity to align with whatever your marketing goals may be. There are two levels of conference/expo sponsorship opportunities available.

Interested in becoming an International Elastomer Conference Sponsor?

Contact Gretchen Cermak, marketing manager, at gc@rubber.org or 330-595-5540.

Exclusive IEC/Expo Sponsorship Opportunities

*Only one sponsor per opportunity

Valuable Benefits:

  • Booth highlighted on floor plan in our Show Planner. The Show Planner is an approximately 20-page marketing piece that provides thorough information about the components of the conference and will be mailed with one of Rubber & Plastics News’ June issues, as well as sent as a mailer to all individuals in our 30,000+ database who aren’t Rubber & Plastics News subscribers.
  • Logo (with booth number underneath) displayed in our Show Guide. The Show Guide is the sole onsite guide distributed to all attendees at the conference/expo.
  • Booth highlighted on floor plan in our Show Guide
  • A dedicated article featured in one Show Daily distributed at the conference/expo. You're free to promote most anything you want in this article, as it will be submitted to Rubber Division, ACS from you
  • Opportunity for a company representative to give a half-hour presentation in the Expo Theater during the expo. Presentations are strongly promoted to encourage attendance
  • Possible inclusion in eblasts to our email database regarding the conference/expo
  • Company will be featured on a Sponsors page on our conference website (reserved for exclusive level sponsors). This includes:
    • Company logo and booth number if exhibiting with a short paragraph
    • Logo to be featured on our homepage
  • Inclusion in sponsor thank you signage at the conference, which highlights your company logo and booth number (if applicable). Signage is placed at registration, welcome reception and other locations throughout the conference/expo.
  • Floor decal in aisle in front of your booth noting company as a 'Valued Sponsor'

Confirmed Exclusive Sponsors:

  • Tote Bags - Preferred Compounding 
  • Lanyards - Hexpol Compounding 
  • Hotel Custom Keycards - HollyFrontier 
  • Technical Meeting - Lianda 
  • Expo Floor Coffee - Lord Corporation 
  • Mobile Conference App - Available
  • Educational Symposium - Available

Available Exclusive IEC/Expo Sponsorship Opportunities:

Educational Symposium Sponsor - $5,000
In addition to the benefits above, sponsor will receive exposure on all Educational Symposium signage. Also, in the Show Planner and Show Guide, sponsor will be featured via logo and company description in the Educational Symposium sections of these pieces.

Mobile App Sponsor - $5,000
In addition to the benefits above, sponsor will receive exposure on all mobile app signage, in app articles in the Show Dailies, as well as in app ads in the Show Guide and Show Dailies. Sponsor will also be featured in many ways within the app, including in an ad on the home screen of the app, ad on most all pages of the app, first company (with logo too) listed in app exhibitor list and more. 

Other IEC/Expo Sponsorship Opportunities


Technical Meeting Coffee Station Sponsor – $3,500

Receive exposure on signage at our coffee station. You may also provide handouts to be placed there.

Registration Pens - $2,500

We go through a ton of pens during our conference – at registration and our booth. Your logo or company name will be printed on all pens. Leave a lasting impression as attendees hold on to these. Remaining pens will be used at our spring meeting.

Eblast – $2,500

We will send an email to registered attendees about your company (or any specific messaging you'd prefer) prior to or after the event.

Registration Bag Insert – $1,500

Provide us with a piece of corporate literature or a giveaway for us to place in our attendee registration bags.

Promotional Meter Board – $1,500

Provide custom graphics/artwork/messaging to be placed on an approximately 3'x7' meter board near the expo entrance.

We're open to custom opportunities outside our current offerings. Contact gc@rubber.org to discuss yours.

Sponsorship Policies: All sponsorships are accepted on a first-received, first-reserved basis. Payment for sponsorship is due immediately in order to secure the opportunity. Rubber Division, ACS reserves the right to change or withdraw any of these sponsorship opportunities at any time and without prior notice.