SOLAR BUSINESS FESTIVAL 2017
PLAY YOUR PART – HELP US BUILD A SPECTACULAR FESTIVAL!
The organizers of SBF 2017 are seeking expressions of interest from organizations wishing to be involved in the Festival. The Solar Business Festival (SBF) has been recognized as the leading-edge solar conference and trade show that focuses on Texas markets and provides a significant business platform for knowledge sharing, connectivity, marketing, and sales. SBF 2017 is anticipating to bring over 800 participants to Austin, Texas on Wednesday, November 29 and Thursday, November 30, 2017. The Festival will be shaped and driven by sponsors, partners, speakers, volunteers, press, and attendees. We invite you to get involved with SBF 2017.
Do you have an event that would benefit the SBF community? You can consider hosting an event around the margins of the SBF to increase your event exposure, including receptions, meetings with attendees, lecture, panel discussion, book signing, concert, dinners, service project, tours of local facilities, a spin-off event before or after SBF 2017, or other activities. This opportunity includes your logo and event description on the SBF web page and community website, your company logo and event listing in the SBF Conference Program/Exhibit Guide, and included in SBF pre-event emails, press releases, and other social media outlets to advertise your event.
The Solar Business Festival Trade Show is a B2B, B2C, & B2G format in an exhibition hall which focuses on connecting, creating linkages, networking, marketing, and doing business. It brings together exhibitors such as manufacturers and suppliers, distributors, service providers, installers and integrators, project developers/EPC contractors, system integrators, research institutes, architects, PV equipment & materials companies. It key visitors includes energy consumers/prosumers (residential/commercial, industrial building owners, corporate facility managers), utilities, government officials/policy makers, architects, investors, analysts, and individuals with interests to explore solar equipment for a sustainable living. SBF 2017 provides companies with a unique opportunity to directly promote their brand, products, and services to your target audience.
Our sponsorship packages offer a range of benefits including Increase brand awareness, enjoy high profile branding, attract new customers, build relationships with target audience, opportunity to participate in the speaker faculty, exhibiting booth to showcase your product or services, and VIP hospitality. Your sponsorship allows us to provide world-class speakers, a dynamic and enlightening program, and a valuable networking forum for industry professionals. Gain unparalleled exposure as an event sponsor! We can help you customize an effective approach. There is no doubt that sponsoring SBF 2017 will guarantee that your company makes a real, long-lasting and memorable impact. We develop close relationships with our sponsors and customize sponsorship packages to respond to their specific strategic and marketing needs. Regardless of your budget, we have a sponsorship package that will fulfill your requirements and ensure an excellent return on investment. From lead generation to brand awareness and thought-leadership positioning, you will surely find the right mix of added value opportunities to meet your needs. We look forward to developing your 2017 SBF sponsorship with you. Remember, lock in early for the best rates.
Partnering with Solar Business Festival brings many advantages, such as visibility for your organization and reinforce your organization image, complimentary full conference + expo passes to your organization staff/members (limited), develop new business markets and channels, gaining and growing subscribers, and a great opportunity for you to align with industry professionals. There are various ways to get involved. We are in the position to customize our partnership to suit your business needs. We are looking for alliance partners, industry partners, media partners, promotional partners, association partners, technology partners, print media partners, and broadcast partners.
Solar Business Festival (SBF) offers advertising options across many media channels including website, e-Newsletter, digital magazine, contests, social media, on-site program brochure and more. We pride ourselves on being partners with our advertisers and consulting with them to meet their unique business needs throughout the entire process. Increase your marketing impact by taking advantage of the low-cost/high-value advertising opportunities to reach a prestigious audience.
SBF attendees will enjoy a two-day insightful program led by industry leaders combined with the ability to network with hundreds of senior level executives and learn about exhibitor’s products and services in our B2B, B2C, & B2G exhibition format. Your day start with a continental breakfast, then moves into the morning keynote, followed by the opening of the SBF Exhibition, a full day of One-on-One partnering meetings, series of side-events, and education sessions. Wind down after a long day with Exhibitor Hospitality Receptions in the SBF Exhibition! We bring you the views that really matter and look forward to welcoming you at SBF 2017.
The Solar Business Festival Conference includes strategic & technical industry panel discussions, keynote sessions and workshops covering latest trends and timely topics relevant in the solar industry and appropriate for many industry professional disciplines. SBF features a wide variety of sessions on microgrids & energy storage, project financing, PACE Programs, power purchase agreements, sustainable buildings, smart grid, initiatives & innovations, utility integration, community solar, policies, incentives and goals, market growth opportunities, regulatory framework, international solar market opportunities/challenges, sustainable farming, and more. Speaking at the 2017 SBF is the perfect way to increase visibility and attract more partners. We want speakers who are forward thinking, engaging and who drive meaningful discussion about the industry’s latest breakthroughs. Opportunities include over 42 sessions and special programs.
We are keen to working in partnership with like-minded organizations to heighten awareness of your brand via integrated marketing channels. To qualify as press, you must be affiliated with a recognized media outlet and hold an editorial title. Press Pass is limited to 2 participants per news organization. Only active covering organizations will be given Press Pass, which will be given on a case by case basis and accompanied with an email confirmation from the Solar Business Festival organizers. Press Pass benefits include increase credibility and awareness of you and your media outlet, two complimentary Press Passes to the event and networking cocktail reception, and on-site interviews with sponsors, exhibitors, speakers, and attendees. We are calling all members of Press to register for a complimentary Press Pass to attend SBF 2017.
We are seeking volunteers to work at the 2017 Solar Business Festival. All activities unless specified will be held at the Hilton Austin Hotel. Volunteers will assist GAA staff with all operating components of the Summit, including bag stuffing, greeting and directing guests, staffing panels, plenary sessions, and information booths. In exchange, volunteers receive a Volunteer Pass, which has the same benefits as the Full Conference + Expo Pass, and grants access to the conference sessions, expo hall, co-located events, and networking events when not on your shift.
PLAY YOUR PART AT SBF 2017!
Fast track the process: Contact us to discuss getting involved with Solar Business Festival 2017:
- Sponsorship, Advertising & Exhibiting Opportunities
- For questions and more information about sponsorship, advertising or exhibiting opportunities at Solar Business Festival 2017, please contact Ceci Guevara, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) – firstname.lastname@example.org or call 512.944.2710
To inquire about partnership collaborations, please send an email to email@example.com
If you are interested in speaking, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on Press and Media services at the event, please send an email to email@example.com
Organizations considering hosting onsite events can request a meeting space from Global Attain Advancement. *Time restrictions may apply. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
For questions about volunteering at Solar Business Festival 2017, please send an email to email@example.com