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Can’t Miss Sponsorship Opportunities

Reach your target audience, showcase your company to key stakeholders and drive brand exposure with a sponsorship at the Cutting Edge Conference.

Sponsorships will sell out!

For more information and to secure your spot today, reach out to SME Sponsorships.

Please contact:

Emma Li Salditt
Manager Partnership Development
Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME)
Direct: (303) 948-4224
Cell: (720) 552-4169
salditt@smenet.org

EXCLUSIVE

Overall Conference Sponsorship

$13,200

The Overall Conference Sponsor is the premier sponsor of the conference and will receive access to exclusive promotional benefits throughout the promotional cycle of the conference. Promotional benefits include:
  • First tier recognition of company name on all 2024 Cutting Edge promotion and event materials
  • Three complimentary full registrations for the conference, tabletop exhibit & two chairs
  • Exclusive logo placement on all Cutting Edge 2024 emails and mailed promotions
  • Company logo on front and back cover of onsite show guide, with one-page advertisement on the inside
  • Featured company logo on Cutting Edge Conference and Tunneling Journal websites with hyperlink to your website
  • Company logo on all conference PPT screen holding slide & on branded signage in prominent areas on-site
  • Overall Conference Sponsor recognition on digital, print and onsite sponsor signage
  • Pre and post-conference attendee list with contact info (contact share opt-ins only)
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Exhibit Hall Hosted Reception Sponsor

$8,800

This event is a prime networking opportunity for attendees to the 2024 Cutting Edge Conference Promotional benefits include:
  • Two complimentary full registrations for the conference, tabletop exhibit & two chairs
  • Exclusive Recognition of Company name on Cocktail napkins
  • Special reception invitation sent to all registered attendees, logo on signage as reception sponsor
  • Company logo on Cutting Edge Conference and Tunneling Journal websites with hyperlink to your website
  • Featured Sponsor recognition on digital, print and onsite signage, plus logo on conference holding slide
  • Ability to distribute branded promotional item to all attendees during Reception
  • Pre and post-conference attendee list with contact info (contact share opt-ins only)
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Cutting Edge Conference Pre and Post Conference Email Sponsor

$5,000

This event is a prime networking opportunity for attendees to the 2024 Cutting Edge Conference
Promotional benefits include:

Join us as the title sponsor of four (4) Cutting Edge 2024 pre and post conference emails (either by UCA of SME and/or Tunnelling Journal,) delivered to 300+ inboxes in the weeks leading up to and after the conference. Your customizable graphic design can be embedded into the email template, you can also place lead-tracking info for your reporting.

LIMITED TO 3

Gold Sponsorship

$6,600

 Promotional benefits include:
  • Second tier recognition of company name on all 2024 Cutting Edge promotions and event materials
  • Two complimentary full registrations for the event, tabletop exhibit & two chairs
  • Company logo on Cutting Edge Conference and Tunneling Journal websites with hyperlink to your website
  • Gold level recognition of company name in digital, print and onsite signage, plus logo on conference holding slide
  • Pre and post-conference attendee list with contact info (contact share opt-ins only)
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Silver Sponsorship

$3,300

 Promotional benefits include:
  • Silver-level company logo on Cutting Edge Conference and Tunneling Journal websites with hyperlink to your website
  • One complimentary full registration for the conference, tabletop exhibit & two chairs
  • Silver level acknowledgment in the 2024 Cutting Edge show guide
  • Silver level recognition of company name in digital, print and onsite signage, plus logo on conference holding slide
  • Pre and post-conference attendee list with contact info (contact share opt-ins only)
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Tabletop Sponsorship

$2,200

 Promotional benefits include:
  • A tabletop display table in the meeting lobby and two chairs
  • One complimentary full registration for the conference
  • Company logo on Cutting Edge Conference and Tunneling Journal websites with hyperlink to your website
  • Tabletop sponsor recognition in digital, print and onsite sponsor signage
  • Pre and post-conference attendee list with contact info (contact share opt-ins only

Featured Sponsorships

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Tote Bag

SOLD

 Promotional benefits include:
  • Company logo displayed on the bag and distributed to all delegates
  • Company logo recognition on Cutting Edge Conference and Tunneling Journal websites with hyperlink to your website
  • Gold-level acknowledgment in the 2024 Cutting Edge show guide including company logo
  • Recognition of company name in digital, print and onsite sponsor signage
  • Pre and post-conference attendee list with contact info (contact share opt-ins only)
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Hotel Key Cards

SOLD

The Hotel Keycard sponsorship offers the ability to full customize your branding on the Cutting Edge hotel keycards, given to all attendees staying in the conference hotel and venue.
Promotional benefits include:
  • Company logo on Cutting Edge Conference and Tunneling Journal websites with hyperlink to your website
  • Silver-level acknowledgment in the 2024 Cutting Edge show guide including company logo
  • Recognition of company name in digital, print and onsite sponsor signage
  • Pre and post-conference attendee list with contact info (contact share opt-ins only)
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Cutting Edge Lanyard

SOLD

 Promotional benefits include:
  • Your company logo in one color printed on official conference lanyards
  • Company logo on Cutting Edge Conference and Tunneling Journal websites with hyperlink to your website
  • Silver level acknowledgment in the 2024 Cutting Edge show guideIncluding company logo
  • Recognition of company name in digital, print and onsite signage
  • Pre and post-conference attendee list with contact info (contact share opt-ins only)
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Conference WIFI

$5,500

 Promotional benefits include:
  • Opening screen for Wi-Fi log-on if available
  • Company logo on Cutting Edge Conference and Tunneling Journal websites with hyperlink to your website
  • Gold-level acknowledgment in the 2024 Cutting Edge show guide including company logo
  • Recognition of company name in digital, print and onsite sponsor signage
  • Pre and post-conference attendee list with contact info (contact share opt-ins only)

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