Sponsorship Opportunities

Why Sponsor the ACI Convention?

Sponsorship is one of the best ways to brand your organization as a leader in the industry and to highlight your commitment to advancing and sharing knowledge. As a sponsor, you will be able to:

    • Connect with industry decision-makers. With over 2000 attendees, the convention is the place to be heard and seen. The convention represents organizations from across the globe!
    • Showcase your organization’s expertise at a world-class convention. The convention provides high-quality opportunities for attendees to learn, connect, and share with their peers.
    • Demonstrate your leadership. As we focus on the essential role that concrete plays in society, share with your colleagues the topics and work you care deeply about.

Reception & Networking Sponsorships:

Concrete Mixer Exclusive Host (One opportunity available): $50,000 -OR-
Concrete Mixer Shared Host (Two opportunities available): $25,000

Host ACI attendees and guests for an evening of networking, entertainment, and great food during the Concrete Mixer!


Opening Session Keynote Speaker (One opportunity available): $25,000

Capture the attention of over 800 people at the Opening Session!

    • Logo displayed on slideshow
    • Video played before the start of the Opening Session
    • Company logo in awards book
    • Opportunity to introduce the Keynote Speaker
    • Includes all Concrete level benefits

Opening Reception (One opportunity available): $20,000

Immediately following the conclusion of the Opening Session, attendees are invited to the exhibit hall for this evening reception where they reunite with colleagues, network with new acquaintances, and learn about the products and services offered by our exhibitors. A cash bar and light refreshments will be available.


Happy Hour Host (One opportunity available): $7,500

Host a Happy Hour on Monday, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm in the Exhibit Area to provide an outlet for attendees to gather! You will have the option to set up a tabletop display right next to the bar to pass out information and chat with the attendees.

    • Name on event (signage, program, looping slides provided by sponsor, etc.)
    • Opportunity to distribute tickets displaying your company logo throughout the week to attendees
    • Includes all Coarse Aggregate level benefits

Networking Event Host (One opportunity available): $7,500

Host either the ACI Student and Young Professionals Networking Reception on Sunday night or Women in ACI Reception on Monday night.

    • Name on event (signage, program, looping slides provided by sponsor, etc.)
    • Opportunity to distribute tickets displaying your company logo throughout the week to attendees
    • Includes all Coarse Aggregate level benefits

Meals & Refreshment Break Sponsorships:

Continental Breakfast (Three opportunities available): $10,000

Sponsor a continental breakfast in the exhibit area for attendees on Sunday, Monday, or Tuesday mornings and ensure each of the convention attendees starts their day off right!

    • Name on event (signage, program, looping slides provided by sponsor, etc.)
    • Includes all Admixture level benefits

Convention Orientation Breakfast (One opportunity available): $10,000

Sunday, 8:00 am – 9:00 am: Gathering of over 100 individuals who are attending the ACI Convention for the first time, as well as Convention Mentors, ACI Executive Committee, and other Board members. Be visible to impressionable minds, as well as leaders in the industry!

    • Name on event (signage, program, looping slides provided by sponsor, etc.)
    • Includes all Admixture level benefits

Student Lunch (One opportunity available): $10,000 – SOLD: Baker Concrete

Support the future of the concrete industry! Sponsor the Student Lunch and you will provide a complimentary lunch for students who preregister.

    • Name on event (signage, program, looping slides provided by sponsor, etc.)
    • Three complimentary tickets for Student/Contractors' Day lunch sponsors only
    • Includes all Admixture level benefits

Contractors' Day Lunch (One opportunity available): $10,000

Local contractors are vital to the implementation of the codes and standards written at the ACI Convention. Give back to these hardworking individuals with the Contractors’ Day lunch. Sponsor provides a complimentary lunch for local contractors who preregister.

    • Name on event (signage, program, looping slides provided by sponsor, etc.)
    • Three complimentary tickets for Student/Contractors' Day lunch sponsors only
    • Includes all Admixture level benefits

Exhibit Hall Lunch Concessions (Three opportunities available): $10,000

Sunday, Monday, or Tuesday lunch in the exhibit hall. Provide convention attendees with vouchers throughout the week to get lunch in the exhibit hall, where they can relax and network between sessions and meetings.

    • Name on event (signage, program, looping slides provided by sponsor, etc.)
    • Includes all Admixture level benefits

AM Refreshment Break (Four opportunities available): $5,000

Provide coffee and tea for attendees. Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday mornings available.


PM Refreshment Break (Four opportunities available): $5,000

Provide coffee, lemonade, and soda for attendees. Saturday, Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday afternoons available.


Promotional Sponsorships:

Lanyard Sponsor (One opportunity available): $7,500

Your logo adorned on each and every attendee for the entire convention!


Hotel Keycard Sponsor (One opportunity available – subject to availability): $7,500

Have your logo displayed on all of the hotel key cards. Your information will be in the hands of every attendee staying at the convention hotel (1500 keycards will be printed).


Jump drive Sponsor (One opportunity available): $7,500

Provide each attendee with a jump drive adorned with your company logo and pre-loaded with information of your choosing. Attendees can go paperless with this great giveaway!


Headshot Sponsor (One opportunity available): $5,000 + cost of photographer

Mingle with attendees while they wait to get a professional headshot at your booth. This sponsorship includes a 10 x 20 ft booth with half of the booth being occupied by the photographer.


Banner Ad Sponsor (Unlimited opportunities available): $750

Use our convention app to showcase your company products.


TV Ad Sponsor (One opportunity available - subject to availability): $500

Place your ad into the in-room cable TV service.


Printed Program Ad Sponsor (Multiple opportunities available):

    • Full-page Ad: $1,000
    • Half-page Ad: $500

Service Sponsorships:

Massage Sponsor (One opportunity available): $7,500

10 x 20 ft space in the exhibit hall (10 x 10 ft will be for the massage area)


Cyber Station Sponsor (One sponsor per station): $2,500

Cyber stations are available in the exhibit hall. Your company can make it possible for attendees to access FREE wireless Internet in the exhibit hall!

    • Logo/name on tech item (signage and/or screen saver)
    • Includes all Water level benefits

Monetary Donation Sponsorships:

(Unlimited opportunities available)

Concrete Level: $15,000+


Cement Level: $10,000


Reinforcement Level: $7,500


Admixture Level: $5,000


Coarse Aggregate Level: $2,500


Fine Aggregate Level: $1,000


Water Level: $500


Click here to view a comparison table of all the sponsorship benefits

Contact Kim Spillane at kim.spillane@concrete.org to learn more about our sponsorship opportunitities.

Flexible Options

As a sponsor, ACI would like to offer you the opportunity to create your own package that best meets your goals and reaches our attendees through an avenue most suitable to your objectives. The sponsorship opportunities listed here are some ideas from which to select. Other options may also be discussed.

GET INVOLVED

View the Exhibitor Prospectus for all available opportunities and contact Kim Spillane at kim.spillane@concrete.org to secure your spot or for further information.

Exhibitor Prospectus

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