SEMC2022 Sponsorship Information


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The Southeastern Museums Conference is one of the largest and friendliest regional museum associations in the nation, representing twelve states, plus Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Known for its creative programs and exciting evening events, SEMC’s “all in one” registration encourages informal interaction between sponsors and meeting participants at evening events. In Chattanooga, Tennessee, SEMC welcomed 300 attendees onsite to the SEMC2021 Annual Meeting and an additional 150 online.

SEMC serves all levels of museum professionals in primarily mid-size museums. Museum leaders in many different disciplines include directors, curators, registrars, exhibit designers and educators. Every type of museum is represented including art, history, historic house/sites, science/technology, military and maritime, natural history, and children’s/youth museums, as well as specialized interest museums.

SEMC’s Annual Meeting is the perfect format for businesses to directly reach museum decision‐makers. SEMC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization supported by membership and contributions. Sponsorship support will help to make the SEMC 2022 Annual Meeting, October 22, 2022 in Northwest Arkansas an outstanding opportunity for networking

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SEMC2022 CONFERENCE SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES


Show your support, stay in touch, and increase your visibility with a conference sponsorship. SEMC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization supported by membership and contributions. Sponsorship support helps make the 2022 Annual Meeting an outstanding and affordable opportunity for networking in the expanding Southeastern museums community. 

Platinum Sponsor ............................. $10,000

Platinum sponsors will be the lead sponsor of:
  • An evening event (sponsor's choice)
  • Leadership Luncheon, Reception and Leadership Track of Sessions

Plus

  • Annual Membership at Corporate Partner level (a $2,100 value)
  • Booth fee (includes four registrations) at Resource Expo (a $1,100 value)
  • Full page ad in the SEMC newsletter (3 annual issues, a $1,200 value)
  • Feature article in one edition of Inside SEMC
  • Inside front cover, inside back cover or back of the Annual Meeting program (a $1,200 value)
  • Signage & recognition at Annual Meeting events (a $300+ value)
  • Access to SEMC Mailing Lists
  • Eligible to present a Commercial session at the Annual Meeting
  • Acknowledgement at all evening events, General Session (Keynote) and Awards Luncheon
  • Opportunity to speak at General Session (Keynote) or Awards Luncheon
  • Recognition in Annual Meeting Program and fall issue of Inside SEMC
  • Sponsor Recognition on SEMC website.
  • Company literature in attendee tote bags & logo on tote bags ($1,000 value)

Gold Sponsor ............................. $5,000

Choose from the following sponsorship opportunities:
  • Lead sponsor of an Evening Event (sponsor's choice)
  • Exclusive sponsor of all-conference WI-FI
  • Co-sponsor of Leadership Luncheon/Leadership Reception
  • Conference Transportation Sponsor (recognition on all transportation signage/wayfinding)

Plus

  • Annual Membership at Corporate Friend level (a $1,200 value)
  • Booth fee (includes up to three registrations) at Resource Expo (a $900 value)
  • ½ page ad in Inside SEMC (3 annual issues, a $750 value)
  • ½ page ad in the Annual Meeting Program (a $600 value)
  • Signage & recognition at Annual Meeting events (a $300+ value)
  • Access to SEMC Mailing Lists
  • Eligible to present a Commercial session at the Annual Meeting
  • Acknowledgement at any sponsored events and General Session (Keynote)
  • Recognition in Annual Meeting Program and fall issue of Inside SEMC
  • Sponsor Recognition on SEMC website.
  • Company literature inserted into attendee tote bags (a $300 value)

Silver Sponsor.......................... $3,000

Choose from the following opportunities:
  • Co-sponsor of the General Session/Keynote Address
  • Lead Sponsor of the Awards Luncheon 
  • Logo on tote bags
  • Logo on name badge lanyard 
  • SEMC Council Legacy Reception
  • Sponsor a bar at the Expo opening or closing reception
  • Session track sponsor (Collections/Curatorial, Education, Exhibit Design, Administration, DEAI, Technology)

Plus

  • Annual Membership at Corporate Friend level (a $1,200 value)
  • Booth fee (includes two registrations) at Resource Expo (a $750 value)
  • ½ page ad in Inside SEMC (3 annual issues, a $750 value)
  • ½ page ad in the Annual Meeting Program (a $600 value)
  • Signage & recognition at annual meeting events (a $300+ value)
  • Access to SEMC Mailing Lists
  • Eligible to present a Commercial session at the Annual Meeting
  • Company literature inserted into attendee tote bags (a $300 value)
  • Acknowledgement at the General Session (Keynote) and any sponsored events
  • Recognition in Annual Meeting program and fall issue of Inside SEMC 
  • Sponsor Recognition on SEMC website.

Bronze Sponsor ........................... $2,000

Choose from the following opportunities:
  • Grand Opening/Closing Receptions at Resource Expo
  • One Resource Expo Break
  • Affinity Luncheons [Select one, Educators', Curators', JIMI, Registrars']

Plus

  • Annual Membership at Corporate Friend level (a $1,200 value)
  • Booth fee (includes two registrations) at Resource Expo (a $750 value)
  • ½ page ad in the SEMC newsletter (3 annual issues, a $750 value)
  • ¼ page ad in the Annual Meeting Program (a $275 value)
  • Signage & recognition at Annual Meeting events (a $300+ value)
  • Access to SEMC Mailing Lists 
  • Acknowledgement at the General Session (Keynote)
  • Recognition in Annual Meeting program and fall issue of Inside SEMC
  • Sponsor Recognition on SEMC website


Purchase SEMC2022 Sponsorship 

Please contact Zinnia Willits to discuss 2022 Annual Meeting sponsorship opportunities at [843] 224-0876.