GISRUK 2017 Sponsorship

Become a sponsor of the 25th GISRUK Conference

Information for sponsors

GISRUK is run by a committee of volunteers, and receives no funding. As such, we rely upon the kind support of our sponsors to be able to deliver the high-quality conference expected by GISRUK delegates.

Would you like to support GIS in the UK by becoming a GISRUK sponsor? We are the the largest UK GIS Research Conference, and we have sponsorship packages to suit all budgets. GISRUK presents a great opportunity to gain exposure to leading researchers and highly skilled postgraduates alike, and can therefore generate business and attract potential employees.

Sponsorship Packages

Item Description Price
Delegate Pack Add your own material to the delegate pack, this could be stationary, flyers or anything else! (subject to approval from conference chair) Up to £250
Talk in the Commercial Session Would you like to present your product or service to GISRUK? We have a commercial track for just such an occasion. £500
Sponsor a Prize What better way to give back to give back to the community than sponsoring a prize? Best Presentation, Best Poster, and Best Early-Career Researcher are all up for grabs at GISRUK 2017. Up to £500
Exhibition Stand Bring your own stand to exhibit your company at GISRUK 2017. This is a great opportunity to generate business, collaborations or job adverts from our many postgraduate delegates. Includes one table and free conference registration for one person (exc. events). £500
Premium Exhibition Stand Bring your own stand to exhibit at GISRUK 2017. This is a great opportunity to generate business, collaborations or job adverts from our many postgraduate delegates. Includes two tables and free conference registration for two people (exc. events). £1,000
Poster Session Sponsor the GISRUK Poster session, this is a great way to gain exposure to leading academics and highly skilled postgraduates alike. You will be thanked at the opening of the session, and will be permitted tasteful branding amongst the poster boards. Up to £1000
Drinks Reception Sponsoring the Wednesday Night Drinks Reception under the T-Rex at Manchester Museum is a great way to gain exposure to leading academics and highly skilled postgraduates alike. You will be thanked at the opening of the reception, and will be permitted tasteful branding for the event. Up to £5,000
Conference Dinner Sponsoring the Thursday Night Conference Dinner is a great way to gain exposure to leading academics and highly skilled postgraduates alike. You will be thanked at the opening of the reception, and will be permitted tasteful branding for the event. Contact us
Workshop Would you like to run a workshop to show off your product to delegates? Get in touch to discuss what we can offer. Contact us
All sponsors are thanked on the conference website, and on printed material provided in delegate packs.
Something missing? We are very flexible, and would be happy to accommodate any suggestions or requests from potential sponsors, and create bespoke sponsorship packages where required.

If you would like to become a GISRUK sponsor, or would like further information, then please contact or call to discuss your options.