A’20 MN – The Minnesota Conference on Architecture is Going Virtual and 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 Climate Impact & Environmental Justice

Tuesday, October 20
Focus on Resilience & Collective Recovery  

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.

 

 

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.

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP TODAY!


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. RESERVED
  • Tues, Oct 27: Focus on the Future of Design- prioritizing Health & Equity post-2020. RESERVED
  • Opening event exposure on select day.
  • Put your company in front of a large audience.
  • Logo on screen/waiting page.
  • Listed prominently in the program, showcased on website.
  • 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.

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP TODAY!


PROGRAM SPONSOR $400
Align your company/product with a specific program. Click here for program lineup.

  • Logo on waiting/opening page.
  • Introduction as sponsor at start of program.
  • Listed as sponsor in the program with link to your exhibitor profile or website.
  • Opportunity to email a company flyer or product info to program attendees.
  • Full registration included for up to 5 attendees.

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP TODAY!


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.) Listed in the program.
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

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP TODAY!


SOCIAL HOUR SPONSOR   $400

  • Logo on screen.
  • Company mention & introduction.
  • Listed in the program.
  • Opportunity to email a message in advance of the event with a drink recipe, company promotion, special offer, etc.

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP TODAY!


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 who send a request through your online booth form.
  • Lead generation with contact form
  • Company included in a searchable directory for attendees.
  • Full registration included for up to 5 attendees.
Participating Exhibitors so far: All Seasons Fireplace; Andersen Windows; ASLA-MN; Axel H. Ohman; Center for Energy & Environment; CSI-MSP; Davis & Associates; Designer Specialty Products; Dream Trace; Dunham, Emanuelson-Podas; Energy Panel Structures; Inspect; JTH Lighting Alliance; Konik PrimeStaff; Kraus-Anderson Insurance; Loucks; Marvin; McCaren Designs; Michaud Cooley Erickson; Mlazgar Associates; MN Construction Association; Molin Concrete; Pella Windows & Doors; Schuler Shook; Sonus Interiors; Stoneworks Architectural Precast; U of M School of Architecture; US CAD; W.L. Hall

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP TODAY!


PROGRAM BOOK ADVERTISING OPPORTUNITIES 

We publish a digital Conference Program/registration book outlining the various programs and schedule for each day of the conference. We email approximately 1000-1500 copies to all prospective 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”

Space deadline: August 21. Ads due:  August 26

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP TODAY!

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