A’20 MN – The Minnesota Conference on Architecture is Going Virtual!
The conference will take place over three consecutive Tuesdays: October 13, 20 & 27, 2020

Bringing together more than 2,000 architects and building industry professionals, the annual A’20 MN showcases high quality programs, dynamic keynote speakers, connection to the newest products & services, and more. As one of the larger regional AIA conferences, join us and connect!

If this is your target audience, you should have visibility here!

Join us in October for continuing education, inspirational stories, and new ways to connect online!

Tuesday, October 13
Focus on Design for Positive Impact & Environmental Justice

Tuesday, October 20
Focus on Business and Personal Resilience

Tuesday, October 27
Focus on the Future of Design: Prioritizing Health & Equity Post-2020 (as applied to buildings, communities, and the profession of architecture)

If you would to align with our conference, we have created the following opportunities that we can offer in our new virtual format. Please consider any of the following:

IF YOU HAD PREVIOUSLY RESERVED AN BOOTH OR SPONSORSHIP, PLEASE CONTACT PAM NELSON TO CONVERT YOUR RESERVATION/PAYMENT TO ONE OF THE NEW VIRTUAL OPTIONS.

  1. PLATINUM SPONSOR: 3-DAY SPONSOR  $5000
  • Featured and mentioned at each daily opening event, listed prominently in program, showcased on website.
  • Prime exposure each day including promo at start of the program and on website.
  • Opportunity to email a company promo piece to attendees.
  • Free exhibit booth on virtual floor plan with exhibitor profile, company description, product photos/videos, contact info/link. (value $500)
  • Link to your exhibitor profile.
  • Full page ad in digital program at no charge. (value $895)
  • Full registration included for up to 5 attendees.
  1. GOLD SPONSOR: 1-DAY/KEYNOTE SPONSOR  $3000
  • Select the theme/day to align with:
  • Tues, Oct 13: Focus on Design for Positive Impact & Environmental Justice.
  • Tues, Oct 20: Focus on Business & Personal Resilience.
  • Tues, Oct 27: Focus on the Future of Design- prioritizing Health & Equity post-2020.
  • Opening event exposure on select day.
  • Put your company in front of a large audience.
  • Logo on screen/waiting page.
  • Link to your exhibitor profile (if you are an exhibitor.)
  • Introduction as sponsor including promo at start of the program.
  • Opportunity to email a company flyer of product info after the keynote.
  • Half page ad included in the digital program at no charge. (value $495)
  • Full registration included for up to 5 attendees.

 

  1. PROGRAM SPONSOR $400
    Program options to be announced end of July.
  • Align your company/product with a specific program.
  • Logo on waiting/opening page.
  • Introduction as sponsor.
  • Promo at start of program.
  • Link to your exhibitor profile.
  • Opportunity to email a company flyer or product info to program attendees.
  • Full registration included for up to 5 attendees.

 

  1. BREAK TIME SPONSOR  $400
    We will have up to 30 minute breaks between programs that could be sponsored events. Logo/Name on sponsored event. This could link to exhibitor profile (if you are an exhibitor.)
    Options to consider:
         Sponsor entertainment or game
         3-5 min product feature or demo or live video chat
         Static Logo on Screen
         Climate action trivia game
         Sponsored yoga/stretch session

  2. SOCIAL HOUR SPONSOR   $400
    Logo on screen.
    Company mention & introduction.
    Opportunity to email a message in advance of the event with a drink recipe, company promotion, special offer, etc.

  3. VIRTUAL EXHIBIT HALL   $500 standard booth
    We will create time in the schedule for attendees to visit the virtual exhibit hall, and possibly a game with incentives, for an extra push! Attendees are invited to peruse the floor, search by company name, and click on the booth for more information. 
    When attendees click on your booth, they will find your exhibitor profile, which includes:
    Company Name, logo
    Full company/product description
    Booth personnel information, headshots, contact info
    Link to your website
    Product photos
    Promotional videos
    Ability to chat with attendees
    Lead generation with contact form
    Company included in a searchable directory for attendees.
    Full registration included for up to 5 attendees.


PROGRAM BOOK ADVERTISING OPPORTUNITIES 

We publish a digital Conference Program outlining the various programs and schedule for each day of the conference. It also includes the directory of exhibitors, floor plans, events, and more.  We email approximately 1000-1500 copies to all registered attendees, exhibitors, & sponsors. Limited ad space available. Email Pam Nelson for information at nelson@aia-mn.org

NET RATES                         
Inside front cover     $ 995                   
Full Page                       895          
Half Page                      495           
Quarter Page                395           


Ad dimensions:
Full page non-bleed: 7.25” x 9.5”
Full page, bleed: 8.5” x 11” plus 0.125” bleed on all sides
Half Page Horizontal: 7.25” x 4.6”
Quarter Page: 3.47” x 4.6”

Deadline to be determined.

CLICK HERE TO GO TO THE REGISTRATION PAGE.

Questions? Contact Pam Nelson at 612-767-1744 or email: nelson@aia-mn.org