Compact20 is the largest and most inclusive national conference focused on the role of higher education in building democracy and healthy communities. Compact20 provides learning and networking opportunities for community engagement professionals, engaged faculty, community partners, student civic leaders, and campus senior leaders. This four-day conference, offered every other year, has historically drawn over 650 participants and continues to grow. Please join us as we work together to strengthen our democracy and prepare students for civic leadership!

Become a Sponsor

 
Get involved!
Connect with higher education professionals and community partners who are dedicated to the goals of full participation. Share your brand and make meaningful connections with our community of over 650 higher education faculty, staff, senior administrators, students, and community partners. We've designed several sponsorship packages to fit all budgets and goals. We are also happy to work with you to create a package that will best fit your interests. Contact Emily Bottie at ebottie@compact.org to discuss sponsorship opportunities.
Platinum Sponsors receive premier exposure and various branding and promotional opportunities thorughout the Compact20 conference. This sponsorship provides the highest level of visibility to all 650+ conference attendees, volunteers, and staff.
 
  • Logo placement on all electronic and print advertising materials for the conference, including email communications to over 7,000 contacts
  • Company/organization logo prominently featured on the conference website as a Platinum-level sponsor
  • Verbal acknowledgement during a general session
  • The opportunity to introduce a speaker during a general session
  • Access to the conference attendee list
  • Your promotional materials in event packets for all 650+ attendees
  • The opportunity to send a sponsor email to all conference registrants
  • A centrally-located exhibit table within the conference venue
  • Complimentary conference registrations for four people
Gold Sponsors receive valuable exposure and various branding and promotional opportunities throughout the Compact20 conference. This sponsorship provides a high level of visibility to all 650+ conference attendees, volunteers, and staff.
 
  • Logo placement on all electronic and print advertising materials for the conference
  • Company/organization logo on the conference website as a Gold-level sponsor
  • Verbal acknowledgment during a general session
  • A centrally-located exhibit table within the conference venue
  • Complimentary conference registrations for two people
Silver Sponsors receive exposure and various branding and promotional opportunities throughout the Compact20 conference. This sponsorship provides visibility to all 650+ conference attendees, volunteers, and staff.
 
  • Logo placement on all electronic and print advertising materials for the conference
  • Company logo featured on the conference website as a Silver-level sponsor
  • Complimentary conference registration for one person

Special Events

The Compact20 Biennial Summit, offered exclusively for higher education presidents and chancellors, draws 50+ higher education leaders from across the country for dialogue and action-focused work. Learn more about the Summit of Presidents & Chancellors.
 
Sponsorship includes:
  • Exclusive branding for Summit sponsorship on all electronic and print materials for the event
  • Recognition/logo placement on the conference website
  • Complimentary registration
  • Opportunity to send sponsor email to Summit registrants

Additional Opportunities

The Volunteer Sponsorship presents the opportunity to align . your brand with the Compact20 volunteers and offeres logo visibility throughout the conference.
 
  • The Volunteer Sponsor receives exclusive recognition/logo placement on the back of t-shirts that will be worn by our friendly volunteers in sessions, at receptions, in the halls, and everywhere you look.
  • The Volunteer Sponsor's logo will also be included in electronic and print materials for this conference.
The Name Tag Lanyard Sponsorship provides your brand with premier logo visibility throughout the conference. The Name Tag Lanyard Sponsor will have logo placement on every conference attendee.
 
  • The Name Tag Lanyard Sponsor receives exclusive logo placement on name tag lanyards, which are worn by all 650+ conference attendees, volunteers, and staff.
  • The Name Tag Lanyard Sponsor's logo will also be included in electronic and print materials for this conference.
Exhibitors receive priceless face-to-face time with all 650+ conference attendees as they move around the conference venue. There will be a special high-traffic exhibit area where sponsors and exhibitors can share information about their brand, products, and resources.
 
  • Exhibitors receive a dedicated promotional space, table, and chairs within the exhibit area.
  • Exhibitors also receive one complimentary conference registration.
Interested in getting involved but looking for a more customized engagement strategy? We would be happy to speak with you to create a sponsorship experience to fit all your needs. Please contact Emily Bottie at ebottie@compact.org to discuss how your brand can maximize impact at Compact20.

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