Become a Sponsor

CAUCE 2020 offers a unique opportunity to communicate your company’s message to conference delegates representing university continuing education units from across Canada, and in some cases internationally.

As a supporter of the 67th Annual Conference and Meeting, your organization will be featured amongst leaders in innovative educational technologies and workplace innovation, and receive considerable promotion pre-, post-, and during the two and one-half day event.

We respectfully ask for your commitment prior to April 15, 2020, to ensure we are able to accommodate our logistic deadlines.

Contact the CAUCE Secretariat at 306-966-5604 for more information.

All of our sponsors will receive the following benefits:

PRE-EVENT
  • Logo on all conference promotional materials and link on the conference website
  • Logo presence on the CAUCE association website and promotion via social media

AT-EVENT
  • Option to place materials in exhibit area if sponsorship level does not provide a designated booth

POST-EVENT
  • Logo on all post-event publications
  • Logo presence on the CAUCE website
  • Acknowledgment via social media

Sponsorship Levels

1 Opportunity Remaining

The Platinum level includes sponsorship of one of the following plenary sessions:
  • Opening Keynote
  • Panel Presentation
  • Closing Keynote
  • Opportunity to welcome delegates at sponsored event (five minutes) and introduce speaker; CAUCE will provide guidelines for this speaking opportunity
  • Seat drop. You may place marketing and promotional materials placed on delegate seats
  • Priority logo placement on signage at prominent locations throughout the venue 
  • Prominent exhibit space at the conference (2 skirted tables + chairs)
  • Special verbal recognition during introductions, President’s address, or address made by President’s designate to all attendees
  • Three complimentary conference passes (includes all meals and events); one additional pass available for purchase at a discount
  • Inclusion on stamp card for Exhibitor Bingo
  • An electronic copy of attendee mailing list two weeks before the conference; CAUCE will provide guidelines for contacting conference delegates
  • Prominent recognition in conference agenda and website
  • Post-event bonus: Mention in interviews and/or social media using sponsor’s promotional materials
2 Opportunities Remaining
The Gold level includes sponsorship of one of the following:
  • Newcomer/Opening Reception
  • Awards Luncheon - No longer available
  • Evening Dinner Event
  • Sponsor Meet and Greet
  • Opportunity to welcome delegates at sponsored event (two minutes)
  • Logo placement on signage at prominent locations throughout the venue
  • Exhibit space at the conference (1 skirted table + chairs)
  • Two complimentary conference passes (includes all meals and events); one additional pass available for purchase at a discount
  • Inclusion on stamp card for Exhibitor Bingo
  • One email message sent from CAUCE on behalf of the four gold sponsors to all delegates one week before the conference
3 Opportunities Remaining
The Silver level includes sponsorship of one of the following:
  • Networking Breaks
  • Boxed lunch 
  • Custom signage at a sponsored event
  • Exhibit space at the conference (1 skirted table + chairs) 
  • One complimentary conference pass (includes all meals and events); one additional pass available for purchase at a discount
  • Inclusion on stamp card for Exhibitor Bingo
  • One email message sent from CAUCE on behalf of the six silver sponsors to all delegates one week before the conference
5 Opportunities Remaining
The Bronze level may include sponsorship of one of the following:
  • Name badges - No longer available
  • Guidebook (conference app) - No longer available
  • Entertainment
  • Wi-Fi
  • Audio-visual
  • Social Events
  • Door Prizes

    Two conference passes available for purchase at a discount

This opportunity is no longer available.

The Featured Session sponsorship includes:
  • A one-hour concurrent session time slot 
  • One complimentary conference pass
  • Session promoted in the conference app, in Guidebook, and on the conference website
  • Custom signage outside the session room
  • Seat drop. You may place marketing and promotional materials placed on delegate seats
The deadline to commit to a Featured Session Sponsorship was January 17th, 2020.
The Concurrent Session sponsorship includes:
  • Opportunity to speak for two minutes before a 60-minute concurrent session
  • Moderate session and introduce the presenter
  • Custom signage outside the session room
  • Seat drop. You may place marketing and promotional materials placed on delegate seats
This sponsorship level does not include a conference pass.

Platinum Sponsors

Destiny Solutions

Destiny Solutions’ Destiny One is a student lifecycle management software platform made specifically for higher education administrators serving non-traditional students. Destiny One allows schools to unite, understand, and control all aspects of their business at once.

 

Robogarden Inc is a Calgary, AB based eLearning platform development company focused on building digital skills development courses and programs in multiple modalities for delivery by University Continuing Education faculties.

 

 

Gold Sponsor

Hedhome

Hedhome

Hedhome is committed to helping educators improve the relevance and breadth of continuing education programs through data-driven decision making and partnerships. Hedhome Portfolio Planning Reports provide insights on new courses to introduce and whether to buy or build courses, and Market Expansion Reports show new geographic markets to target and new partnerships to pursue. When those insights are combined with Hedhome's E2E marketing and Partnership Consulting, continuing education departments can refine and accelerate their market expansion and partnering goals.

Silver Sponsors

Emsi
Emsi provides colleges and universities with labour market data to build a better workforce and nurture strong economies, businesses, and graduates. Hundreds of institutions use Emsi to align programs with regional needs, drive enrollment, connect students with in-demand careers, and demonstrate their institution’s economic impact on their region. 
MindEdge Learning
MindEdge Learning is a premier developer of online professional development and continuing education certificates and courseware to colleges, universities, and organizations globally. Since 1998 MindEdge has partnered with organizations to provide highly engaging self-paced content and solutions that help to keep pace with rapidly changing learner needs.
Riipen
Riipen is enabling transformative opportunities for companies to collaborate with post-secondary students on real-time, real-world challenges that are embedded directly into coursework. To date, Riipen has enabled 40,000 students at 150+ post-secondary institutions to partake in 1.5 million hours of applied learning with 5,000 companies. Their mission is to help students of all backgrounds and geographies to boost their skills, gain career clarity, network, and find jobs they love.

Bronze Sponsors

D2L is transforming the way the world learns. Our learning management software is currently being used by customers in K-12, higher education, healthcare, government, and the corporate sector. 

University Affairs
University Affairs is the most trusted news source for Canadian higher education and offers thought-provoking coverage of the issues that shape university campuses. From award-winning editorial content, news and career advice, to the most extensive academic job listings in the country, University Affairs reaches a vibrant academic community both within Canada and internationally.

Featured Session Sponsor

ApplyBoard
ApplyBoard empowers students around the world to access the best education. Connecting international students, recruitment partners, and academic institutions on its platform, ApplyBoard simplifies the study abroad search, application, and acceptance process.

Concurrent Session Sponsors

Mount Royal University

 

Mount Royal University has been serving Calgary and Southern Alberta since 1911. Its Faculty of Continuing Education is a trusted provider of impactful programming for professionals seeking career enhancement or career change.

PowerED™ by Athabasca University
PowerED™ by Athabasca University provides online, on-demand learning for organizations and individual learners. We are focused on assisting organizations to develop and deploy their digital learning strategies, building skills and drive results.
Simon Fraser University's Lifelong Learning has been delivering educational programs and services in Canada and beyond for over 45 years.
UBC Sauder Continuing Business Studies
UBC Sauder Continuing Business Studies offers award-winning certificate programs and courses in the areas of Business Analysis, Project Management, Agile Leadership, Change Management, and Exam/Test Preparation. Courses are delivered in 100% online, in-class in downtown Vancouver or blended formats to best suit the schedules of working professionals.

In Kind Sponsors

ATB
At ATB Financial, we put people first. We've been doing it for more than 80 years. In that time, we've grown and changed from one small Treasury Branch to become the largest Alberta-based financial institution, with assets of more than $54.3 billion. Along the way, we’ve transformed people’s understanding of what banking can–and should–make possible. And we’re just getting started.
With offices in 157 countries and more than 276,000 people, PwC is among the leading professional services networks in the world. We help organizations and individuals create the value they’re looking for, by delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. 

Founded in 1996, WestJet seeks to enrich the lives of everyone in the world by providing safe, friendly and affordable air travel. Right from the start, WestJet puts its guests and people first; in doing so, they have become one of Canada’s most admired and respected corporate cultures.