Event Sponsorship

Overview

Partner with COMMON and connect your business to the COMMON community - it's a great way to grow awareness and generate leads with IT and Power Systems audiences, while supporting your customers’ community. Select one way to connect or select several for maximum exposure. Custom opportunities are also available.

If your company is not a Corporate Member of COMMON, you should consider it. Member discounts are extended to booth fees at POWERUp and at NAViGATE.

Virtual Conference

Online

Next event: March 2021 and Winter 2021 - Dates Pending

Twice per year, COMMON holds a Virtual Conference that is free for anyone to attend. These events draw a large number of registrants due to the industry expertise and leading education content, along with a broad, global reach as a virtual event. 

It is a great opportunity to grow your visibility in the market and promote your product or service by becoming a sponsor.

Two Session Sponsorship – $3600
This option includes two vendor sessions and brand association with the Virtual Conference, including logo inclusion on promotional event emails.

One Session Sponsorship – $1800
One vendor session is included in this option along with brand association with the Virtual Conference.

Up to four spots are available. Obtain the option you want by becoming a sponsor now. To participate, email Wynn Burke or call 312-279-0238.

POWERUp 2021

Virginia Beach, Virginia  |  Virtual

October 4 - 7, 2021

Join the COMMON community at POWERUp 2021, a hybrid conference event that will take place in-person in Virginia Beach, VA, and simulcast virtually to a virtual audience. It is the largest conference for Power Systems and IBM i education! With over 350 sessions, hundreds of industry experts, and the largest expo of it's kind, it is an event you won't want to miss.

More details and the conference schedule will be released in the coming weeks.

For more information, email Wynn Burke or call him at 312-279-0238. 

IT Executive Conference

Virginia Beach, Virginia

October 4 - 6, 2021

This event is specifically for IT Managers and decision-makers. A limited number of promotional opportunities are available. Contact Wynn Burke at 312-279-0238 for more information.

NAViGATE 2021

Columbus, Ohio  |  Virtual

May 24 - 26, 2021

A completely reimagined hybrid conference event that will offer 250+ sessions, focusing on concise, impactful topics. Do not miss this opportunity to generate leads for your business. Attendees are Power Systems professionals with decision-making or influencing status. Engage them in-person and virtually

The Expo will feature a tabletop format, along with a virtual Expo, allowing you to maximize your engagement with the attendees both in-person and virtually.

Besides exhibiting, there are other promotional opportunities available. Examples include sponsored sessions, on-site advertising and event sponsorship. Email Wynn Burke or call 312-279-0238 for more information.

COMMON iNSIGHT eLearning Event

Summer 2021

Virtual eLearning event. 

Engage the COMMON crowd during the COMMON iNSIGHT conference! This online learning opportunity offers attendees a convenient way to continue learning at home by providing access to 150 sessions on-demand, presented by industry experts, and a virtual Expo. 

For more information, email Wynn Burke or call him at 312-279-0238. 

Eye on the i

Eye on the i is our organization’s bi-monthly e-magazine. With peer-to-peer based articles, it is a valued source of content for our Members. Advertising in it is a great way to create awareness and reach potential buyers.

View Current Edition

Please contact COMMON's Marketing Coordinator, Anna Marrah for all advertising inquiries.   

Anna Marrah
amarrah@common.org  |  312-279-0239

COMMON reserves the right to reject advertising content that does not meet its policies or standards.

COMMON Knowledge

COMMON Knowledge is our e-newsletter that is distributed to subscribers, both members and non-members. Distribution is made around the 15th and 30th of each month.

Please contact COMMON's Marketing Coordinator, Anna Marrah for all advertising inquiries.   

Anna Marrah
amarrah@common.org  |  312-279-0239

COMMON reserves the right to reject advertising content that does not meet its policies or standards.

Website

With over 75,000 visits in a year, www.common.org is an effective venue in which to reach IT and Power Systems audiences. There are several options available.

Please contact COMMON's Marketing Coordinator, Anna Marrah, for all advertising inquiries.

Anna Marrah
amarrah@common.org  |  312-279-0239

COMMON reserves the right to reject advertising content that does not meet its policies or standards.

Online Education

COMMON webcasts are popular as they deliver specific education without the need to travel. There are two options for sponsoring a webcast:

  1. Existing webcast – COMMON organizes the speaker and the content with the sponsor recognized at the beginning and end of the webcast
  2. Fully sponsored webcast – Sponsor organizes the speaker and the content, which can be commercial in nature.

Please contact COMMON's Education Manager, Ian Cartwright for all advertising inquiries.

Ian Cartwright
icartwright@common.org  |  312-279-0204

COMMON reserves the right to reject advertising content that does not meet its policies or standards.