Invitation

You are invited to participate as a sponsor and/or exhibitor at the 36th CRANAplus Conference & International Conference for Rural & Remote Nurses & Midwives.

THINK GLOBAL ACT LOCAL’ Leading Primary health care in a challenging world.

This year’s conference will offer a wide range of opportunities your organisation to be involved and see your brand message right to the heart of the action –  in front of delegates and industry leaders where it will receive the most attention.

We are here to help. If you have other innovative ideas about how you would like your organisation to be involved, please contact Conference Managers, Conference Design to discuss mail@conferencedesign.com.au

2018 Packages

  • Principal Partner $22,000
  • Major Partner $10,000
  • Conference Dinner Sponsor $10,000
  • Chill-out Lounge Sponsor $10,000
  • Welcome Drinks Host $8,800 – SOLD!
  • Keynote Speaker Sponsor $6,600
  • Associate Partner $5,500
  • Photography Competition $5,500
  • Name Tag Sponsor $4,400
  • Lanyard Sponsor $3,000 – SOLD!
  • EXHIBITION BOOTH – Standard $4,000 – SOLD OUT!
  • EXHIBITION BOOTH – Corporate Member $3,200 – SOLD OUT!
  • POD – $2,800 – SOLD OUT!
  • Student Sponsorship $1,000
  • Satchel Inserts $330

Please click on each package below to expand the section and view all information.

Conference Partners

Benefits:

  • One (1) Exhibition Booth
  • Two (2) inclusive registrations including social functions
  • Formal acknowledgment as Principal Partner during the opening and closing sessions
  • Logo and acknowledgement as Principal Partner on all advertising including print, web, app and e-flashes
  • Two pop-up signs displayed during the conference – in the catering area (sponsor to provide)
  • Logo displayed on an individual sponsor’s slide.
  • Logo displayed in CRANAplus newsletters with recognition as a Principal Partner
  • Logo, profile and hyperlink on the conference website
  • Logo in the pocket program
  • One satchel insert in addition to branded pads and/or pens (provided by sponsor)
  • Acknowledgement in all media releases during the conference
  • One half (A5) page advertisement in the December edition of the CRANAplus Magazine

Benefits

  • Two (2) inclusive registrations including social functions
  • Formal acknowledgement as Major Partner during the opening and closing sessions
  • Logo and acknowledgement as a Major Partner on all advertising including print, web, app and e-flashes
  • Logo displayed on an individual sponsor’s slide.
  • Logo displayed in CRANAplus newsletters with recognition as a Major Partner
  • Logo, profile and hyperlink on the conference website
  • Logo in the pocket program
  • One satchel insert in addition to branded pads and/or pens (provided by sponsor)
  • One half (A5) page advertisement in the December edition of the CRANAplus Magazine

Benefits:

  • One (1) inclusive registration including social functions
  • Logo and acknowledgement as a Associate Partner on all advertising including print, web, app and e-flashes
  • Verbal recognition as Associate Partner by the Master of Ceremonies
  • Logo displayed on an individual sponsor’s slide.
  • Logo, profile and hyperlink on the conference website
  • Logo in the pocket program
  • One satchel insert in addition to branded pads and/or pens (provided by sponsor)

Note: Exhibition space is not included.  Please contact us to discuss should you wish to take up this package and an exhibition display.

Key Opportunities

The official dinner of the conference is attended by VIP’s, invited speakers and delegates. During this gala event the recipient of the National Aurora Award is presented, acknowledging the “Remote Health Professional of the Year”.

Benefits

  • Logo and acknowledgement as Conference Dinner Sponsor on all conference material including print, PDFs and emails bearing sponsor recognition
  • Verbal acknowledgement during the dinner & an opportunity to address the audience (2 mins)
  • Logo, hyperlink and company profile on the Conference website
  • Two (2) tickets to the Conference dinner
  • Prominent placement of your corporate banner at the dinner
  • Logo in the pocket program
  • One half (A5) page advertisement in the December edition of the CRANAplus Magazine
  • Logo and hyperlink on the CRANAplus weekly eNewsletter pre and post Conference. (distribution to over 7000)
  • Logo displayed on an individual sponsors slide in the plenary hall and at the dinner

This opportunity allows you to sponsor an area within the catering area for delegates to have informal conversations between sessions and meetings.

Benefits

  • Logo and acknowledgement as Chill-out Lounge Sponsor on all advertising including print, web, app, PDFs and e-flashes
  • Logo, hyperlink and company profile on the Conference website
  • Logo in the pocket program
  • Two (2) Pull up banners in the lounge area
  • Logo and hyperlink on the CRANAplus weekly eNewsletter pre and post Conference. (distribution to over 7000)
  • Logo displayed on a joint sponsors slide in the plenary hall

Limited lounge furniture is included.  Additional or specific pieces may be at additional cost to the sponsor)

SOLD

The Welcome Drinks is a popular and important feature of each CRANAplus Conference. The event will include official speeches, awards and entertainment and is an important networking opportunity in a super-relaxed atmosphere.

Benefits

  • Logo and acknowledgement as a Welcome Drinks Host on all Conference material including print, PDFs and broadcast emails
  • Opportunity to briefly address delegates (5 mins)
  • Logo, hyperlink and company profile on the Conference website
  • Two tickets to the Welcome Reception
  • Logo in the pocket program
  • Prominent placement of your banner at this event
  • Logo and hyperlink on the CRANAplus weekly eNewsletter, Pre and Post Conference. (distribution to over 7000)
  • Logo displayed on a joint sponsors slide in the plenary hall

Sponsor one of our dynamic Keynote Speakers

Benefits

  • Logo and acknowledgement as supporting the attendance of the speaker on all Conference programs, including print and web
  • Logo beside the speaker’s session in the printed and online Conference program
  • Logo, hyperlink and company profile displayed on the Conference website
  • Logo in the Pocket Program
  • Your banner displayed on stage during the session
  • Opportunity to distribute promotional material (e.g. placement of brochures on chairs)
  • Half page advertisement in the CRANAplus December issue magazine
  • Opportunity to be photographed with your sponsored speaker
  • Logo displayed on an individual sponsors slide in the plenary hall during the session

Benefits

  • Logo and acknowledgement as Photography Competition Sponsor on all advertising including print, web, app and e-flashes
  • Logo on each entrants image on the photography competition power point presentation.
  • Opportunity to award the winner of the competition on stage during the closing session
  • Logo, hyperlink and company profile displayed on the Conference website
  • Logo in the Pocket Program
  • Logo displayed on a joint sponsors slide in the plenary hall

This sponsorship opportunity offers prominent exposure of your organisation and logo. Each delegate will receive a name badge when they register at the conference.

Benefits

  • Logo and acknowledgement as Name Tag Sponsor on all Conference material including print, PDFs and broadcast emails
  • Logo printed on each delegate name badge.
  • Logo, profile & hyperlink on the conference website.
  • Logo in the pocket program.
  • Logo displayed on a joint sponsors slide in the plenary hall

SOLD!

Benefits

  • Logo and acknowledgement as Lanyard Sponsor on all Conference material including print, PDFs and broadcast emails
  • Logo printed on the delegate lanyard.
  • Logo, profile & Hyperlink on the conference website
  • Logo in the pocket program
  • Logo displayed on a joint sponsors slide in the plenary hall

Student *Sponsorship is sought to assist with costs for rural health students to attend, thereby supporting the remote health workforce of the future.

*(CRANAplus has DGR status (Designated Gift Recipient) and any donations over $2 are tax deductible)

Benefits

  • Company Brochure in each delegate satchel which all delegates receive upon registration
Exhibition

THE EXHIBITION IS NOW SOLD OUT – 

Please contact Conference Design directly to discuss other sponsorship opportunities.

SOLD OUT!

The exhibition will run for the duration of the conference with morning tea, afternoon tea and lunch served in the exhibition area.

Each exhibition site includes:

  • A display site (3m x 2m footprint)
  • Fascia sign with your company name
  • 1 x 4 amp power supply (subject to available power on site)
  • Logo & hyperlink on the conference website
  • 50-word profile on the conference website
  • One (1) Exhibitor registration inclusive of the Welcome Function and Awards Dinner

Additional Exhibitor delegate registrations and social function tickets can be purchased for additional staff.

SOLD OUT!

The exhibition will run for the duration of the conference with morning tea, afternoon tea and lunch served in the exhibition area.

CRANAplus Corporate Members attract a discounted rate to exhibit. 

Each exhibition site includes:

  • A display site (3m x 2m footprint)
  • Fascia sign with your company name
  • 1 x 4 amp power supply (subject to available power on site)
  • Logo & hyperlink on the conference website
  • 50-word profile on the conference website
  • One (1) Exhibitor registration inclusive of the Welcome Function and Awards Dinner

Additional Exhibitor delegate registrations and social function tickets can be purchased for additional staff.

SOLD OUT!

The exhibition will run for the duration of the conference with morning tea, afternoon tea and lunch served in the exhibition area.

Each exhibition site includes:

  • A display site (1m x 1m footprint)
  • Fascia sign with your company name
  • 1 x 4 amp power supply (subject to available power on site)
  • Logo & hyperlink on the conference website
  • 50-word profile on the conference website
  • One (1) Exhibitor registration inclusive of the Welcome Function and Awards Dinner

Additional Exhibitor delegate registrations and social function tickets can be purchased for additional staff.

Terms and Conditions for Sponsors and Exhibitors

Bookings & Payments

Acceptance of Terms and Conditions
Conference Design Pty Ltd, members of the Organising Committee and the Host Organisation are collectively referred to as The Organisers.

The Organisation listed on the sponsorship and exhibition application will be referred to as your Organisation or collectively as sponsors and exhibitors.

By returning a Sponsorship and Exhibition Booking Form you are accepting these terms and conditions.

Acceptance of Applications
Conference Design will issue a Tax Invoice once a Sponsorship and Exhibition application has been accepted.

Any advertising is not an offer capable of acceptance. The Organisers reserve the right to decline any sponsorship and exhibition application.

GST and AUD
All costs are inclusive of Goods and Services Tax (GST) and listed in Australian Dollars (AUD).

Payments
Payment is required within 14 days of us issuing your Tax Invoice to confirm your application.

Sponsorship and exhibition entitlements, including the allocation of exhibition space, do not commence until payment has been received.

Cancellation of Sponsorship and Exhibition Bookings
Once a sponsorship and exhibition application has been accepted all payments are non-refundable. If you are no longer able to attend the conference please contact Conference Design to discuss your participation.

Cancellation or Postponement of the Conference
The Organisers do not accept any liability for losses incurred if the conference is cancelled or postponed due to an event that renders proceedings with the meeting inadvisable, illegal, impracticable or impossible.

If the conference is cancelled or postponed refunds will not be issued but available funds will be credited towards the rescheduled conference.

An unforeseen event could include, but is not limited to, an infectious disease outbreak; industrial disruptions; service provider failures; governmental restrictions or regulations; war or apparent act of war; terrorism or apparent act of terrorism; disaster; civil disorder, disturbance, and/or riots; curtailment, suspension or restriction on transportation; or any other emergency.

General Information

Disclaimer and Changes
Every effort has been made to present all the information accurately, however no liability is accepted for any inaccuracy and the Organisers reserve the right to change any published information.

The Organisers reserve the right to amend, update or delete sponsorship and exhibition packages and the exhibition floor plan.

Correspondence
When booking please appoint a single point of contact within your Organisation. All bookings will be recorded under the one name and all correspondence will be sent to this person.

Allocation of Exhibition Spaces
Conference Design will allocate exhibition spaces after taking into account each organisation’s sponsorship, the date of application, preferences, proximity to competitors and any other matters deemed relevant.

Insurance
All sponsors and exhibitors must have adequate insurance for the period of the conference, including public and products liability cover and professional indemnity insurance. We may request a certificate of currency.

Indemnity
Your Organisation shall indemnify and hold harmless the Organisers for any loss, damage to property or injury to persons suffered as a result of your participation in the conference, except where the Organisers are found to be negligent.

Supply of Goods and Services
The supply of any goods, services, samples or advice is entirely at your Organisation’s own risk.

During the Conference

Bump in details to be confirmed.

Deliveries
Late and missing deliveries are the main concern for sponsors and exhibitors during the conference.

Please use the specified delivery labels and confirm with your courier the consignment has actually been made.

When you arrive on site have the courier name, the consignment numbers and the delivery date available.

Security
No valuable items should be left unattended at your exhibition at any time and especially not overnight. No responsibility is accepted for any loss or damage to equipment and display materials.

Representatives
Anyone from your Organisation attending the conference or guests you wish to invite to the conference must register with Conference Design before the conference. An official name badge will be required to access the meeting and exhibition area.

Custom Stands
All custom stands must fit within the purchased exhibition space. Custom stands must not exceed 3.0 metres high. If you have any questions please email us a floor plan and elevations of your proposed stand.

Delegate List
Due to privacy requirements the delegate list will be supplied on the Conference App at the time of the conference and will include name, organisation and state.

Interactive Exhibitions
Whilst we encourage you to develop entertaining and interactive displays to attract delegates, please be mindful not to disturb other exhibitors or delegates.

Storage
There is limited storage space on site for exhibition equipment or packaging.

Signage at the Venue
The venue doesn’t allow any signage to be fixed to walls or other surfaces. Your signage should be free standing to allow for easy placement and should be contained with your exhibition space.

Dismantling Displays
Due to safety requirements you will not be able to dismantle your display before the published closing time.

Damage to the Venue
Your Organisation shall indemnify the Organisers from all liability for damage to the venue deemed to have been caused by your staff, contractors, agents or guests. The cost of repairs will be the sole responsibility of your Organisation.