Registration for PDI 2017 Sponsorships and Exhibits is currently OPEN. If you have not received your email or are new to ASMC’s PDI, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 702.815.1603.
The Exhibit Hall
This year’s National PDI will be held at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California. The exhibit hall provides the opportunity to network with attendees and position your product with personnel in the military resource management field. The hall will be open 17 hours in the two-day period, Wednesday and Thursday. Two continental breakfasts, and morning and afternoon refreshment breaks are served in the Exhibit Hall to generate higher traffic levels. Booth packages begin at $2000 for members.
- Exhibit Hall Hours:
- Wednesday 7:00 am – 5:00 pm
(closed 8am-9:15am & 12pm-1:45pm)
Networking Reception 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
- Thursday 7:00 am – 3:45 pm
(closed 8am-9am & 12pm-1:45pm)
- Wednesday 7:00 am – 5:00 pm
- Setup Hours:
Tuesday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
- Dismantle Hours:
Thursday 3:45 pm – 7:30 pm
- Our generous sponsors are:
- listed on the PDI website upon confirmation
- spotlighted in the on-site booklet with their company name and description
- recognized from the podium at a general session
- With the exception of ASMC Gold and Silver Members who have advanced access, sponsor registration became available on February 27.
Sponsorship packages include 3 Exhibit Participants and a 10 x 10 booth. All sponsorships are exclusive.
The mobile event app for ASMC’s 2017 PDI provides you with the opportunity to connect with attendees in a unique and personal way. The customer-designed, comprehensive mobile app puts all event information at the attendees’ fingertips – anytime, anywhere – with real-time updates provided at the conference. With your logo on the splash screen, you’ll get high visibility to a large audience of users as this app is free and easy to download!
|Name Badge Lanyards – Sponsored by Ernst & Young
All attendees receive one of these highly visible name badge lanyards. This sponsorship product is visible and will be used throughout the week and back at the office! Your company name and/or logo will be printed on the lanyard.
|Netcafé – Sponsored by KPMG LLP
This area is accessible to all attendees who wish to check e-mail and use software applications. The area is located in a high traffic area and is a highly visible sponsorship. As sponsor, your company logo will be featured on the banner and on the desktop units.
|Welcome Dinner – Sponsored by Accenture
You’ll host a night to remember, featuring a full dinner. As our corporate sponsor, your logo will appear on the entrance sign and you will be permitted to distribute material at the event.
|Conference Bags – Sponsored by Grant Thornton LLP
Carry the load with high-quality professional conference bags bearing your company logo, in addition to the event logo. You’ll get high visibility among attendees at the PDI and throughout the year as these bags go everywhere!
|Luncheon Session – Sponsored by CALIBRE & Oracle Corporation
Choose a luncheon to promote your company. Sponsorship provides an opportunity to display sign advertising and distribute promotional material at a seated meal function. Recognition includes your company name on the entrance signs.
Get visibility by sponsoring the volunteer shirts. These shirts are worn by the host chapter volunteers throughout the week. Shirts will include the sponsor and PDI logos.
|Charity Raffle – Sponsored by Deloitte
Support the PDI charity, and the philanthropic endeavors of our ASMC chapters as the exclusive sponsor of the charity raffle. As corporate sponsor, your company name will be featured on easel and table top signs throughout the chapter raffle area.
|Breakfast – Sponsored by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Kearney & Company, & CACI
Attendees are your guests at breakfast on Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday morning. This sponsorship provides you an opportunity to display sign advertising and distribute promotional material. Recognition includes your company name on easel signs near each food station.
|Scavenger Hunt – Sponsored by Long Term Care Partners, LLC
Back by popular demand! Attendees will participate in a scavenger hunt that will allow them to see their surroundings in a new way. They will be stopping at fascinating locations to include Petco Park and Kansas City Barbeque – the site where several scenes of the movie Top Gun were filmed – to name a couple. The scavenger hunt promotes a safe and fun event for all. Attendees will have a chance to meet new people and discover new locations and enjoy a day on the town!
|CDFM Reception – Sponsored by IBM
Join us as a sponsor to recognize PDI attendees that have achieved CDFM status. This networking event will include hors d’oeuvres, drinks, and remarks from senior leaders. As corporate sponsor, recognition includes your company name on the entrance signs.
|Exhibit Hall Space||$2,000|
|Promote your company’s services or products at a 10 x 10 booth space on Wednesday and Thursday of the PDI in the Exhibit Hall, which is open to attendees 17 hours. Sponsorship packages include one (1) 10 x 10 booth space. Stand out in the exhibit hall with more floor space by adding 10 x 10 spaces to your booth for a discounted price.|
|Put information about your organization in the hands of PDI participants with a flyer for insertion in our registration bags. Bag inserts require prior approval. Instructions for preparing and submitting samples, and for shipping approved materials to San Diego will be sent following receipt of payment.|
|Website Banner Space
Your company’s banner advertisement will appear on www.pdi2017.org, which is seen by people you most want to reach. In the months leading up to PDI, the ASMC websites receive on average 1500 visitors each day. Banner ads will be placed online within five days of receipt of image and will remain online through July 29, 2017. Banners must be provided in JPG or PNG format, sized 255 pixels wide by 165 pixels high, and may link to a URL of your choice. Banner advertisements rotate with each page load.
|DoD FM Cert. Lab – Sponsored by DP George & Co.
Need help getting FM certified before your deadline? Book an appointment at the FM Certification Lab, available at National PDI. OSD Comptroller staff will be manning an FM Certification Lab throughout the conference, offering one-on-one assistance to FM members who need help. From answering questions to helping you get your training history recorded correctly in the FM LMS, the OSD Comptroller team will be at your disposal.
How to Register
Space and sponsorships will be reserved in the order they are received at Registration Headquarters. To reserve your sponsorship package and/or booth, please contact Registration Headquarters at (702) 798-8376 or email@example.com.
All packages include 3 exhibit participant registrations. Additional staff may be added to paid packages for a discounted registration fee. Information on how to add, upgrade and register your booth personnel will be e-mailed to the sponsor/exhibit contact in late February. Registration will open for personnel in late February.
ASMC corporate members receive $100 savings over non-members! Call ASMC National Headquarters at (800) 462-5637 for membership information or download the corporate membership application at www.asmconline.org/membership/corporate-membership.
Bar-Code scanner packages are available for rental, allowing exhibitors to compile a database of potential customers from the PDI. Further information will be mailed to confirmed exhibitors.
A block of rooms have been set aside at the Headquarters Hotel (Hilton Bayfront Hotel) for all exhibitors at a rate of $182.00 per night. The Hilton is located next to the San Diego Convention Center.
Your confirmation package will contain special directions on how to obtain room(s) at these hotels. Housing opened for reservations on February 27, 2017.