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Sponsorship Opportunities

Additional sponsorship and advertising opportunities will be announced shortly. Please contact us with any questions.

Premium Sponsorship Packages

Diamond Sponsor (NEW for 2013!)
Limited to one company per meeting.
$50,000 for Members
$60,000 for Non-members

Platinum Sponsor
Limited to one company per meeting.
$40,000 for Members
$48,000 for Non-members
This premium package includes an exclusive sponsorship of the Networking Reception held in the Vendor Showcase exhibit hall at the end of the first full day of meetings. The Platinum package includes the following benefits:
  • Exclusive Sponsor at the Networking Reception.
    • Reception features branded drink cups with company logo, as well as cocktail napkins with company logo and Community Meeting branded signs on tabletops with exclusive Platinum sponsor logo.
    • Two Community Meeting branded signs with exclusive Platinum sponsor logo.
    • Opportunity to give a thank you gift to all attendees (all production and presentation costs are the responsibility of the sponsor).
    • Opportunity to provide additional signage (to be approved by PCI SSC) for display.
    • Option to upgrade reception menu at sponsor’s expense.

  • Vendor Showcase visibility:
    • Two booth spaces at the Vendor Showcase. Opportunity to purchase additional booth space at discounted rate.
    • Priority selection of booth location.

  • On-site visibility:
    • Six complimentary meeting registrations (registrants must meet attendance qualifications; includes 2 registrations for Vendor Showcase).
    • Full page advertisement (designed by sponsor) with preferred placement in the program guide.
    • Opportunity to address the main audience (logistics and content to be determined by PCI SSC).
    • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide and on sponsor signage throughout the Vendor Showcase exhibit hall.
    • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.
    • Opportunity to include a 1-pg piece of printed collateral in the attendee Welcome Kit.
    • Opportunity to include one specialty giveaway (to be provided by sponsor and approved by PCI SSC) in the attendee Welcome Kit.
    • Recognition in the meeting mobile app.

  • Pre-event visibility:
    • Logo displayed as Platinum sponsor on Community Meeting HTML emails, including hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.
    • Recognition on the meeting website with a hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.
    • Be featured in the 'Sponsor Highlight' in two Community Meeting email distributions prior to the event.
Gold Sponsor
Limited to two companies per meeting.
$20,000 for Members
$25,000 for Non-members

Silver Sponsor
Limited to two companies per meeting.
$15,000 for Members
$20,000 for Non-members

Bronze Sponsor
$10,000 for Members
$15,000 for Non-members

Community Meeting Partner
$7,500 ($3,000 for existing Vendor Showcase exhibitors) for Members
$10,000 for Non-members
Show your support for PCI Security Standards Council during this very important feedback year, by becoming a Community Meeting Partner. This package includes the following benefits:

  • On-site visibility:
    • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide and on sponsor signage throughout the Vendor Showcase exhibit hall.
    • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.
    • Opportunity to include a 1-pg piece of printed collateral in the attendee Welcome Kit.
    • Recognition in the meeting mobile app.

  • Pre-event visibility:
    • Company name displayed as a Community Meeting Partner sponsor on Community Meeting HTML emails, including hyperlink to the sponsor's website.
    • Recognition on the meeting website with company logo and a hyperlink to the sponsor's website.
Welcome Kit Sponsor
Limited to one sponsor.
$25,000 for Members
$30,000 for Non-members

Attendee Bag Sponsor
Limited to one sponsor.
$20,000 for Members
$25,000 for Non-members

Exclusive branding as the Attendee Bag sponsor, which includes your logo on a convenient, reusable and lightweight tote. Be the first thing attendees see when they arrive at the event. This opportunity includes:

  • Company logo displayed prominently on the Attendee Bag along with the PCI SSC logo (production cost paid for by PCI SSC).
  • Bags will be distributed to every attendee at all three Community Meetings.
  • Opportunity to include a 1-page piece of printed collateral in the attendee Welcome Kit.
  • Recognition in the meeting mobile app.
  • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide and on sponsor signage throughout the Vendor Showcase exhibit hall.
  • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.
Lanyard Sponsor
Limited to one sponsor.
$12,500 for Members
$15,500 for Non-Members

Be a visible presence at the Community Meetings by getting your logo on the badge holder worn by every meeting attendee throughout the event. This opportunity includes:

  • Company logo imprinted on the lanyards along with the PCI SSC logo (production cost paid for by PCI SSC).
  • Badges and lanyards are required to be worn at every meeting event at all three Community Meetings.  
  • Opportunity to include a 1-page piece of printed collateral in the attendee Welcome Kit.
  • Recognition in the meeting mobile app.
  • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide and on sponsor signage throughout the Vendor Showcase exhibit hall.
  • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.
Community Meeting Mobile App Sponsor
Limited to one sponsor per meeting.
$10,000 for Members
$12,500 for Non-members

Note Pad Sponsor
Limited to one sponsor.
$7,500 for Members
$10,000 for Non-members

Pen Sponsor
Limited to one sponsor per meeting.
$5,000 for Members
$7,500 for Non-members

Charging Station
Limited to two sponsors per meeting.
$4,000 for Members
$5,000 for Non-members

Boarding Pass Kiosk
Limited to two sponsors per meeting.
$4,000 for Members
$5,000 for Non-members

Sponsor a boarding pass printing kiosk at the Community Meeting.

  • Sponsor’s logo will be prominently displayed on the kiosk.
  • Opportunity to display collateral at the kiosk (to be approved by PCI SSC).
  • Recognition in the event mobile app.
  • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide and on sponsor signage throughout the Vendor Showcase exhibit hall.
  • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.
Community Meeting Candy Sponsor
Limited to one sponsor (North America only).
$2,000 for Members
$2,500 for Non-members

Be the exclusive sponsor of the official conference candy that will be available to every attendee at the registration counters.

  • Sponsor’s logo will be printed onto the candy packaging (candy will be provided by PCI SSC).
  • Recognition in the event mobile app.
  • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide and on sponsor signage throughout the Vendor Showcase exhibit hall.
  • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.

Advertising Opportunities

Program Guide Ads

Promote your company with an advertisement in our full size, glossy program guide. The program guide is presented to every attendee upon registration and includes all of the important information they need to make the most of their Community Meeting experience. Ad location designated on a first come first served basis.
Full page ad – $2,500 for Members; $3,000 for Non-members
½ page ad – $1,500 for Members; $2,000 for Non-members
¼ page ad – $750 for Members; $1,000 for Non-members
Business card sized ad (1/8th page) – $500 for Members; $750 for Non-members
Vendor Showcase Full Profile ad (1/8th page)- $500 for Members; $750 for Non-members

Mobile App Banner Ads

Put your company brand (or name?) directly in the hands of our meeting attendees in the popular meeting Mobile App. Back for its second year after a very successful premier in 2012, the Mobile App will be the most widely used method of information sharing during the 2013 Community Meetings. Take advantage of its popularity by placing your company advertisement in the Mobile App. Advertising opportunities vary in price and placement. Please contact us for additional details. Options include:

Rotating Banner ads
Ads will appear on the home screen and rotate between all ad purchasers during the specified timeslot. Available in half-day and full-day timeslots. Space is limited to four ads per timeslot.
Half day rotation* - $150 - $400 for Members and $200-$500 for Non-members
Full day rotation* - $300 - $600 for Members and $400-$750 for Non-members
*Price varies depending on day/time.

Agenda banner ads (per session price)
Ads will appear on selected agenda session detail page. Space is limited to one advertiser per session. Price varies depending on session. $500 - $1,000 for Members and $600-$1,200 for Non-members.

Video/Brochure hyperlinked ad
Have a brochure, video or other file you would like to share with the Community Meeting attendees? This ad allows you to hyperlink your banner ad to that file, allowing you to share more information than what will fit on a traditional mobile app banner ad. Locations vary. Prices start at $1,000 for Members and $1,200 for Non-members.


North American Community Meeting

24-26 September 2013
Mandalay Bay Convention Center

Las Vegas, Nevada