Sponsorship Information

Sponsorship Levels

Diamond

Leman Science in Practice Award and Reception - - Sponsored by Zoetis for 2021 
The premier social event that demonstrates your top-line commitment to the swine industry. Includes mentions in PR associated with the Science in Practice Award.

  • Six complimentary conference in-person / virtual registrations ($2,500 minimum value)
  • Company logo on direct marketing emails.
  • Complimentary on-site exhibitor booth (a $2,500 value)
  • Prominent listing in marketing campaign (2,000+ contacts)
  • All benefits listed in "All sponsors receive"

Platinum: $25,000

Sunday’s Opening Reception - Sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim for 2021
Everyone is anxious to see friends and colleagues. This is your chance to host a memorable kick-off event.

  • Five complimentary conference in-person / virtual registrations 
  • Complimentary on-site exhibitor booth (a $2,500 value)
  • Company logo on direct marketing emails
  • Prominent listing in the marketing campaign (2,000+ contacts)
  • All benefits listed in "All sponsors receive"

Monday Sit Down Luncheon - Sponsored by Merck for 2021
Lunch conversations are the best way to catch up with the latest news. Lunch just tastes better when your company’s name is part of the meal!

  • Five complimentary conference in-person / virtual registrations
  • Complimentary on-site exhibitor booth (a $2,500 value)
  • Company logo on direct marketing emails
  • Prominent listing in the marketing campaign (2,000+ contacts)
  • All benefits listed in "All sponsors receive"

Gold: $10,000 (choose one of the opportunities below)

Flu Clinic - Sponsored by Cambridge Technologies for 2021
Over 200 people get vaccinated each year at the Leman conference. Strengthen your reputation by helping to bring peace of mind while increasing herd immunity!

  • Three complimentary conference in-person / virtual registrations 
  • Prominent listing in the marketing campaign (2,000+ contacts)
  • Company logo on direct marketing emails
  • All benefits listed in “All sponsors receive”

Sustainable Energy - Sponsored by Maximus for 2021 With your sponsorship, we will partner with Windsource to purchase wind energy to offset the energy needs of the Leman Conference. We will give you credit--early and often!

  • Three complimentary conference in-person / virtual registrations 
  • Prominent listing in the marketing campaign (2,000+ contacts)
  • Company logo on direct marketing emails
  • All benefits listed in “All sponsors receive”

Environmental Impact - Your support will allow the RiverCentre to monitor the energy and water used by the Leman Conference as well as the recyclables and waste produced. We will share this report with all attendees--with your name included--and frequently mention your sponsorship during the conference.  Your support will help us meet our green initiatives and sustainability goals.

  • Three complimentary conference in-person / virtual registrations 
  • Prominent listing in the marketing campaign (2,000+ contacts)
  • Company logo on direct marketing emails
  • All benefits listed in “All sponsors receive”

On-line platform (2 available) - Demonstrate your commitment to colleagues who are unable to join us in person. Put your company front and center as registrants login to the platform--both for the live-stream and follow-up visitors. 

  • Three complimentary conference in-person / virtual registrations
  • Prominent listing in the marketing campaign (2,000+ contacts)
  • Company logo on direct marketing emails
  • All benefits listed in “All sponsors receive”

Tuesday box lunch - Lunch conversations are the best way to catch up with the latest news. Lunch just tastes better when your company’s name is on the lunch box.

  • Three complimentary conference in-person / virtual registrations 
  • Prominent listing in the marketing campaign (2,000+ contacts)
  • Company logo on direct marketing emails
  • All benefits listed in “All sponsors receive”

Silver: $5,500 (choose one of the opportunities below)

Leman Conference masks - Prevention is still key and masks help us stay healthy. Place your logo on the official Leman Conference mask! (If sponsored, up to 500 masks will be handed out)

  • Two complimentary conference in-person / virtual registrations 
  • Company logo on direct marketing emails
  • All benefits listed in “All sponsors receive”

Wi-Fi at the RiverCentre - Sponsored by Compeer FInancial for 2021 
Have your company name linked to bringing the connectivity that we all have come to rely on!

  • Two complimentary conference in-person / virtual registrations 
  • Company logo on direct marketing emails
  • All benefits listed in “All sponsors receive”

Session breaks (5 available) - The best way to continue the hallway conversations is by enjoying a good coffee and delicious food during the breaks! 

  • Two complimentary conference in-person / virtual registrations 
  • Company logo on direct marketing emails
  • All benefits listed in “All sponsors receive”

In-person name tag lanyards - Sponsored by Allflex for 2021 - Your company’s name worn by registrants at the RiverCentre. 

  • Two complimentary conference in-person / virtual registrations 
  • Company logo on direct marketing emails
  • All benefits listed in “All sponsors receive” 

Craft beer to enjoy at the Beer and Bacon Conversation - Sponsored by Elanco for 2021
One of our most popular, crowd-pleasing social events. Linking your name to bacon is never a bad idea!

  • Two complimentary conference in-person / virtual registrations 
  • Company logo on direct marketing emails
  • All benefits listed in “All sponsors receive”

Bronze: $3,500 (choose one of the opportunities below)

Small group lounges - Sponsored by CHR Hansen, Phileo by Lesaffre and Kemin for 2021
More than ever it is important to have comfy areas to have those important conversations.  

  • One complimentary conference in-person / virtual registration 
  • Company logo on direct marketing emails
  • All benefits listed in “All sponsors receive”

Mother’s room - Help us support those new mothers with some special attention to help them relax!  

  • One complimentary conference in-person / virtual registration
  • Company logo on direct marketing emails
  • All benefits listed in “All sponsors receive”

Disinfectant stations - Sponsored by Arm & Hammer and PIC
Have your company logo on one of the most used products! 

  • One complimentary conference in-person / virtual registration
  • Company logo on direct marketing emails
  • All benefits listed in “All sponsors receive”

All sponsors receive:

  • One complimentary online exhibit booth - details below (a $2,500 value)
  • Verbal recognition by moderator during conference
  • Website recognition
  • Recognition in on-site program
  • On-site Thank You banner recognition

In addition: 

Virtual booths

Each sponsor will receive a virtual booth to reach live-stream participants. These booths offer the following features:

  • Welcome video/slide show
  • Company logo and overview/description
  • Links to contact company reps
  • Available chat room for live interactions
  • Contact information capture through “Send me more information” link
  • Document download portal
  • Links to company website and social media channels

Purchase a Sponsorship Online

For more information, contact: Suzanne Butler and Kelly Vallandingham ([email protected])

Proceeds from the Allen D. Leman Swine conference help support College of Veterinary Medicine swine program students and their research at the University of Minnesota.