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.

Water Lounge

Member: $37,000 | Non-member: $45,000

Engaging and highly memorable, the water lounge offers participants power, a relaxing place to sit, and refreshment, all in the visible and high-traffic grand concourse.

  • Water service Sunday - Wednesday
  • Custom meter boards
  • Custom table clings
  • Custom pedestal clings
  • Custom sponsor pillows

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Massage Lounge

Member: $35,000 | Non-member: $42,000

Sponsor the Relaxation Station on the show floor and be a hero to attendees who can receive neck and back massages in the lounge. Associate your company’s name with rest, and relaxation while registrants seek out your booth to request vouchers to redeem in the massage area. Sponsorship includes three full days of service.

Sponsorship Includes:

  • Corporate logo recognition on signage in the Relaxation Station
  • Coupon (provided by sponsor) in collected in sponsor's booth
  • Custom area including carpeting, wastebaskets, and draped tables
  • Sponsor can supply their own signature clothing such as a T-shirt or golf shirt for the massage therapist to wear

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Official Hotel Key Cards

Member: $27,000 | Non-member: $33,000 

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 4,000 hotel rooms at the following properties in accordance with each hotel's policies: 
    • Hilton Chicago: 1200 rooms on peak
    • Hyatt Regency McCormick Place: 900 rooms on peak
    • Sharaton Grand Chicago: 800 rooms on peak
    • Marriott Marquis Chicago: 600 rooms on peak
    • Hyatt Regency Chicago: 500 rooms on peak
  • Sponsorship confirmation must be recieved by July 5, 2019

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Mobile App

Member: $27,600 | Non-Member: $33,700 SOLD!

WEFTEC’s mobile app provides more than 600,000 user views over multiple platforms before, during, and after WEFTEC.

  • Exclusive to one (1) sponsor
  • Secondary opening page, appearing immediately after WEFTEC opening screen
  • Mobile App banner ad weighted for greater exposure displays more frequently than other sonsor ads
  • Mobile App banner ad opens to sponsor web page
  • Banner ad displays within technical session pages

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Global Center & International Reception

Member: $28,500 | Non-member: $34,800  SOLD!

Audience: 3,100+

WEFTEC is the conference of choice for thousands of international water professionals looking for solutions to global water challenges. In 2017, the last time this event was in Chicago, WEFTEC welcomed 3,073 global registrants from 80 countries. WEFTEC 2019 already has country pavilions from Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, Germany, Japan, Korea, The Netherlands, Spain, and Taiwan.

WEFTEC 2019 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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Registration

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 (landing page only)
  • Logo included in footer on all registration confirmation emails
  • One (1) meter board sign in each registration area

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Beer Garden Magnum

The inaugural Pure Water Brewing Alliance Beer Garden in New Orleans attracted more than 1,000 visitors over three days and featured samples of Pure Water Brews - the world's most sustainable beer. As a Beer Garden sponsor, WEFTEC attendees will be toasting your brand all conference long.

Member: $26,250 | Non-Member: $32,500 SOLD!

  • Sponsor A/V materials (without sound) to display in weighted rotation on two screens
  • Sponsor listed exclusively on one side of two meter signs within Beer Garden
  • Sponsor listed at Magnum Level on combined side of two meter signs within Beer Garden
  • Sponsor clings on tables in Beer Garden

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Wi-Fi

Member: $27,300 | Non-member: $33,800  SOLD!

Wi-Fi will be available in meeting rooms, public spaces and exhibit halls for all attendees.

  • Exclusive to one (1) sponsor
  • Banner in WEFTEC Mobile App
  • Custom splash page when registrants log in to venue Wi-Fi 
  • Logo recognition on Wi-Fi signs 
  • Advertisement in WEFTEC Conference Program highlighting sponsor and providing Wi-Fi login instructions

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