IPC APEX EXPO

STEM Outreach Event Sponsorship

IPC in partnership with IPC’s Education Foundation is pleased to bring the IPC APEX EXPO STEM Outreach program to you. This program is designed to encourage students to consider a career in the electronics industry by spreading awareness of electronics manufacturing as a career choice.

The IPC Education Foundation (IPCEF) is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. We’ve pledged to upskill and train American workers with the technical skills they need to be successful in this industry. We rely on your support, because without you - we’ll not be able make a difference in the lives of the young workforce.

If you wish to make a difference and support this event, please reach out to Charlene Gunter du Plessis, director of strategic partnerships and programs at CharleneGunter@ipc.org for sponsorship and volunteer opportunities available.

Sponsorship Levels

  1. Co-Presenting Sponsor – 2 X $15,000
  2. Career Panel / Luncheon Sponsor - $10,000
  3. High School Sponsor - $10,000
  4. Learning Tracks Sponsor - $5,000 per track
    1. Soldering Track
    2. PCB Design Track
    3. Assembly Track
  5. STEM Breakfast for IPC Champions Sponsor - $5,000
  6. Additional Event: Presenting Sponsor Teacher Trainer Bootcamp - $10,000

Co-Presenting Sponsor - $15,000 (1 of 2 potential sponsorship spots pending)

Benefits of sponsorship:

    • Overall sponsor for STEM Outreach Event
    • Speaking opportunity (Keynote Address: 10min slot)
    • Rotating banner and Logo on website and event webpage
    • Full page ad in Learner Manual
    • Prominent acknowledgement prior and post event
    • Prominent signage of logo and name display during the event
    • Logo on event t-shirt
    • Option to include a branded gift or collateral to be distributed to the students
    • Live demonstration at booth
    • Panelist seat X 2
    • Follow-up email to the teachers with message of your choice
    • Included in press release and social media posts
    • Co-Sponsor of Teacher Trainer Event (below)

Co-Sponsor of Teacher Trainer Soldering Bootcamp Event

Benefits of sponsorship:

  • Logo on website and event webpage
  • ½ page ad in Teacher Manual
  • Prominent signage prior, during and post event
  • Panelist seat X 1
  • Included in Press release and social media posts

Career Panel & Luncheon Sponsor - $10,000

Benefits of sponsorship:

  • MC or moderator of the Panel
  • Included in press release and social media posts
  • Logo on website and event webpage
  • Half page ad in Learner Manual
  • Signage at the event during panel discussion on slides, in program
  • Branded gift/collateral of chose to be handed out
  • Visit booth during the conference tour (if exhibiting on the show floor)
  • Panelist seat X 1

High School Sponsor - $10,000

Benefits of sponsorship:

The goal is to provide each participating high school with a $1,000 donation to enhance STEM related programming in the classroom. Options are:

  • 1 Sponsor at $10,000
  • 2 Sponsors at $5,000 each
  • 4 Sponsors at $2,500 each

*Level of commitment will determine acknowledgement in terms of website presence, inclusion in press release and social media posts, mention in the event program and participation which may include panelist slot and visit to booth on the APEX EXPO show floor.

Learning Tracks Sponsor - $5,000 per track

  • Soldering Track
  • PCB Design Track
  • Assembly Track

Benefits of sponsorship:

    • Logo on website and event webpage
    • ½ page ad in Learner Manual under the Track/Breakout Session section
    • Signage at the event during the live presentation of the breakout session/track including slides, program acknowledgement
    • Panelist seat X 1
    • Visit booth during the conference tour (if exhibiting on the show floor)

STEM Breakfast for IPC Champions Sponsor - $5,000 – Sponsored by Nordson

Benefits of sponsorship:

    • Logo on website and event webpage
    • ½ page ad in Learner Manual
    • Signage at the event during the live presentation of the breakout session/track including slides, program acknowledgement
    • Panelist seat X 1
    • Visit booth during the conference tour (if exhibiting on the show floor)

IPC APEX Teacher Trainer Soldering Bootcamp Event

Presenting Sponsor - $10,000

Benefits of sponsorship:

    • Overall sponsor for Teacher Trainer Soldering Bootcamp Event
    • Speaking opportunity (Keynote Address: 10min slot)
    • Included in press release and social media posts
    • Rotating banner and logo on website and event webpage
    • Full page ad in Teacher Manual
    • Prominent signage prior, during (ball room, entrances, conference tour signage, track signage) and post event
    • Logo on event t-shirt
    • Option to include a branded gift or collateral to be distributed to the teachers
    • Panelist seat X 2
    • Follow-up email to all attendees with message of your choice