Special Promotional Marketing Opportunities
Guido Sohne Africa Open Source Fellowship Sponsor $15000
The Guido Sohne fellowship is a FOSSFA initiative following Guido’s death and given his close involvement with FOSSFA. The Guido Shone Fellowship will be awarded to 5 Outstanding Individuals who have played a key role in contributing to the Open Source Drive in Africa. You will get the chance to award the fellows at the FOSSFA@20 anniversary Dinner in Durban. The plaque awarded will bear your Logo as a Guido Sohne Fellowship Sponsor.
Sponsor a Delegate Registration (@Delegate cost USD1500 inclusive of IDLELO8 Registration, Flight, and Accommodation in Durban)
#IDLELO8 Delegates come from all over the region. This is a session to sponsor delegates from Africa Region to attend IDLELO8. For a custom delegate sponsorship please reach to us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration Sponsor $3,000
#IDLELO8 Registration sponsors are key in the management of the registration desk.
Logo on the backdrop of the registration signage
Logo on registration form
Logo in sponsor section of Event Directory
Logo and company profile on sponsor section of the website (URL provided by sponsor)
Sponsors a speaker $3,000
#IDLELO8 speakers are coming from all over the globe and this is an opportunity that you can support Registration, travel and accommodation for a speaker to IDLELO8. Each speaker travel with accommodation this is designated and sponsor participates in awards of grants to African Delegates
Conference Wi-fi & App $5,000
#IDLELO8 event will be managed with the help of an African designed conference app. Your sponsorship towards this will allow for a highly engaged event, and your company is welcome to insights and event analytics on delegate engagement up-to 1 month before the event and up to 3 months after the event.
#IDLELO8 and FOSSFA@20 Anniversary Dinner $15,000
IDLELO8 coincides with the 20th Anniversary of FOSSFA – FOSSFA@20. During IDLELO 8 we shall peak the Anniversary with awards and celebration of FOSSFA creating impact in Africa through Open Source. The sponsorship includes Award branding, signage, branded 1-color logo napkins, program guide, event app branding, and website promotion. Logo t-shirts and/or collateral welcome and provided by sponsor.
Supporting #IDLELO Fellowships and Liaisons $45,000
This is an opportunity for you to support 30 eligible African delegates and Liaison Volunteers to attend #IDLELO8 through grants towards Registration, Travel and Accommodation. Support towards this is designated and sponsor participates in awards of grants to African Delegates. You are also welcome to suggest a custom sponsorship for the IDLELO Fellowships.
Preconference Workshops: $3,000
Approximately one-half of the conference attendees choose to attend one of the pre-conference workshops on Monday. The sponsor will receive acknowledgment in each session and also on signage at the refreshment breaks.
Sponsorship Bundles & Custom Packages
Interested in sponsoring multiple events and/or creating a custom sponsor package? You are welcome to contact us for discussion on the custom sponsorship. We offer bundled sponsorship package discounts and are happy to work with you to create a customized package to meet your organization’s individual needs. FOSSFA Corporate Members receive sponsorship discounts on FOSSFA events. Please inquire for details.