Receive the greatest recognition before, during, and after WEFTEC. Based on post-show survey data, WEFTEC attendees remember the names of conference-wide sponsors are among the most-remembered.

Diamond | Platinum | Gold | Silver

Receive the greatest recognition before, during, and after WEFTEC! Conference-wide sponsors at WEFTEC are consistently among the most remembered unaided names by attendees based on post-show surveys.

Create a custom Platinum, Gold or Silver sponsorship package for the ultimate brand recognition that's a perfect fit for your marketing goal at WEFTEC! Conference-wide sponsors receive top billing online, in print, on signs, and in the Opening General Session, and extra recognition on digital signs in the convention center. Contact your sales representative for details.


Member: $27,500 | Non-Member: $33,500 SOLD!

WEFTEC’s mobile app provides more than 600,000 user views over multiple platforms before, during, and after WEFTEC, and the Wayfinder was used more than 1,300 times onsite at WEFTEC 2017.

  • Exclusive to one (1) sponsor
  • Secondary opening page, appearing immediately after WEFTEC opening screen
  • Sponsor logo watermark on app schedule page
  • Rotating Mobile App banner ad weighted for greater exposure
  • Mobile App banner ad opens to sponsor landing page
  • Mobile App landing page can contain external web links
  • Logo on Wayfinder housing
  • Wayfinder kiosk

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Global Center & International Reception

Member: $28,250 | Non-member: $34,400  SOLD!

Audience: 3,100+

WEFTEC is the conference of choice for thousands of international water professionals looking for solutions to global water challenges. In 2016, the last time this event was in New Orleans, WEFTEC welcomed 2,757 global registrants from 80 countries. WEFTEC 2018 already has country pavilions from Canada, China, Denmark, Germany, Japan, Korea, The Netherlands, Spain, and Taiwan.

WEFTEC 2018 is a part of the International Buyer Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration. International Trade Specialists from the U.S. Department of Commerce are available in the Global Center to provide matchmaking assistance and export trade counseling to international attendees and exhibitors.

  • Located in the high-traffic WEF Plaza area
  • Recognized as a sponsor of the International Reception in digital, print, and signage
  • Includes production and placement of sponsor logo clings on theatre tables
  • Includes production of a giveaway with sponsor's logo during the International Reception
  • Sponsor may provide 15–30 second PowerPoint content for plasma screen display to run when screen is idle
  • Advertisement in the Export Interest Directory distributed in the Global Center

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Official Hotel Key Cards

Member: $25,500 | Non-member: $31,500 

Custom Key Card distributed to registered WEFTEC guests at check-in at our four hotel properties with the largest room blocks. Sponsor is responsible for key card production and shipping; WEF pays each hotel's distribution fees.

  • Exclusive to one (1) sponsor
  • Includes distribution to 3,100 hotel rooms at the following properties in accordance with each hotel's policies: 
    • Hilton Riverside New Orleans: 1,100 rooms on peak
    • New Orleans Marriott: 800
    • Sheraton New Orleans: 700
    • Astor Crowne Plaza: 500
  • Sponsorship confirmation must be recieved by July 13, 2018

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Member: $26,500 | Non-member: $33,500  SOLD!

  • Logo, booth number, custom colors on select registration counters
  • Exclusive banner ad on WEFTEC Experient registration site (all available pages)
  • Logo included in footer on all registration confirmation emails
  • One (1) meterboard sign in each registration area

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Student and Young Professionals Career Fair Headshot Package

Member: $25,000 | Non-member: $31,000

Provide the best lasting impression for every attending Student and Young Professional at WEFTEC while making sure your brand is remembered through post-show connections when they download their amazing headshot. Photography by Two Dudes Photo.

  • Sponsor branded microsite
  • Sponsor branded prints
  • Sponsor branded post-show email

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Walking Challenge

Member: $28,500 | Non-member: $35,000

Online and app branded leaderboard engages attendees and encourages booth traffic
through in-booth step boosters. Host the digital leader board in your booth for extra visibility.

  • Custom mobile website
  • Pre-event registration microsite
  • Signage and digital leader board (booth must have space + electricity to support)

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Member: $27,000 | Non-member: $33,500  SOLD!

Wi-Fi will be available in meeting rooms, public spaces and exhibit hall.

  • Exclusive to one (1) sponsor
  • Banner in WEFTEC Mobile App
  • Logo on WEFTEC Conference Program floor plan (if exhibiting)
  • Logo recognition on Wi-Fi signs in public conference areas
  • Advertisement in WEFTEC Conference Program highlighting sponsor and providing Wi-Fi login instructions

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