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CONFERENCE OVERVIEW
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Geneva and Palexpo
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PRE-CONFERENCE EVENTS
K-12 Workshop
Developing Countries Networking Symposium
Technical Tutorials
Network Training Workshops

SPONSORSHIP + EXHIBITION
Invitation to Sponsors
INET'98 Sponsors
Previous INET Sponsors
Sponsor Benefits
Exhibition Hall

MEDIA/PRESS
Press Releases
Media Accreditation and Form
Official INET'98 Publications

REGISTRATION, HOUSING, TRAVEL
Registration Information and Form
Hotel Information and Form
Tour Information and Form
Airline Travel

HELP PROMOTE INET'98

Organizations/Companies Displaying the INET'98 Logo

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

INET'98 Sponsorship Opportunities

Support the goals of the Internet Society, and capture immediate marketexposure and year-long recognition for your organization by becoming anINET98 sponsor.

As a sponsor, take advantage of a high visibility sponsorship when theindustry's most prominent internetworking professionals crowd Palexpo atISOC's Annual Conference in Geneva, Switzerland, 21-24 July 1998. Programevents are scheduled throughout the entire conference, with a projected1998 attendance of 3,000 participants from 150 countries.

This premier conference provides an international platform focusingon developing and implementing Internet networks, technologies, applications,and policies worldwide for infrastructure development.

Available Social Event
    Sponsorships

OPENING RECEPTION - Palexpo, 21 July 1998
Sponsored by République et Canton de Genéve and the Ville de Genéve
Establish your organization's presence at the very start of INET'98 by sponsoring this event the attendee's first impression of the conference. Assorted hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

GALA EVENING - Musee International de L'Automobile, 22 July 1998
Sponsored by Geneva Financial Center Foundation

This unique and festive evening is the premier social event of INET'98. A tempting array of hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served. Many conference attendees substitute the Gala Event as their evening meal. As the sponsor of this event, your organization will also have the opportunity to host a private, cocktail party prior to the event for VIPs.

LUNCH (one available)
Wednesday Lunch Sponsored by Reuters

MORNING COFFEE BREAK (two available)
Take advantage of the time before the Wednesday or Thursday Plenary Session to promote your organization during the morning coffee break.

Other Available Sponsorships

INTERNET ACCESS ROOM: Palexpo, 21-24 July 1998
Sponsored by Université de Genéve
Computers and Ethernet plugs for laptops providing access to the Internet.

INET'98 PRESS ROOM: Palexpo, 20-24 July 1998
Sponsored by Compaq Computer Corporation
As sponsor of the INET Press Room, your organization will be acknowledged in the Media Packets distributed to the press. The Press Room will include a copy machine, faxes, computers with Internet access, and refreshments.

INET'98 FIBER OPTICS
Sponsored by FLAG Telecom

CONFERENCE PROGRAM BOOK
Sponsored by Reuters
Referred to again and again throughout the conference, the Program Book is the indispensable guide to INET'98. The guide contains information on every session, its speakers, and social events. The sponsor will receive a full-page advertisement on the inside and back covers of the Program Book.

CANVAS BAGS
Sponsored by Geneva Financial Center Foundation
In sponsoring canvas bags, your organization will work with the Internet Society to design a custom INET'98/Internet Society tote bag. Every conference attendee will receive the tote bag, complete with your organization's name and logo and filled with all conference-related materials.

CONFERENCE NOTEPAD
Sponsored by Sun Microsystems
Your organization's name and logo will be in front of attendees throughout the conference as they capture the ideas and thoughts of the speakers on their INET'98/Internet Society writing notepad. Notepads are distributed to all conference attendees.

DIRECTORY OF INET'98 ATTENDEES
Sponsored by ECMA
The official INET'98 Attendee Directory contains information on each pre-registered attendee and will be distributed to each attendee on-site. The sponsor will receive a full-page advertisement on the inside and back covers of the Directory.

CD-ROM PROCEEDINGS
Sponsored by Oracle
The papers presented at the conference are an invaluable resource that conference attendees refer to again and again. The INET'98 CD-ROM, distributed to each conference attendee, contains the text of every presentation. With your company logo on the CD-ROM, you gain visibility not only at the conference, but for many months to come.

Sponsorship Benefits

Benefits are commensurate with level of sponsorship.

PRIMARY (US $300,000 and above)

  • One (1) equipped, 4-booth Exhibition Island, (3x3m each booth) (Includesbasic furniture, modular wall system, carpeting, ethernet connection, andlighting)
  • Fifteen (15) complimentary INET98 conference registrations
  • Organization name printed in the INET98 Program Book
  • Organization name placed on the INET98 Web-site
  • Organization banner on conference premises
  • Recognition from the podium by ISOC President
  • Custom signage at entrance to Exhibition Hall
  • Invitation to VIP Sponsorship Reception
  • Exclusive scheduled press conference
  • Sponsorship of INET'98 Message Board

PATRON SPONSOR (US $200,000 to $299,999)

  • Two (2) equipped Exhibition booths (3x3m each booth, side-by-side)(Includes basic furniture, modular wall system, carpeting, ethernet connection,and lighting)
  • Ten (10) complimentary conference registrations
  • Organization name printed in the INET98 Program Book
  • Recognition from the podium by ISOC President
  • Custom signage at entrance to Exhibition Hall
  • Invitation to VIP Sponsorship Reception
  • Exclusive scheduled press conference

PRINCIPAL SPONSOR (US $100,000 to $199,999)

  • One (1) equipped Exhibition booth (3x3m booth) (Includes basic furniture,modular wall system, carpeting, ethernet connection, and lighting)
  • Six (6) complimentary conference registrations
  • Organization name printed in the INET98 Program Book
  • Signage at entrance to Exhibition Hall
  • Invitation to VIP Sponsorship Reception
  • Exclusive scheduled press conference

SUSTAINING SPONSOR (US $35,000 to $99,999)

  • One (1) equipped Exhibition booth (3x3m booth) (Includes basic furniture,modular wall system, carpeting, ethernet connection, and lighting)
  • Three (3) complimentary conference registrations
  • Organization name printed in the INET98 Program Book
  • Signage at entrance to Exhibition Hall
  • Invitation to VIP Sponsorship Reception
  • Exclusive scheduled press conference

CONTRIBUTING SPONSOR (US $10,000 to $34,999)

  • One (1) equipped Exhibition booth (3x3m booth) (Includes basic furniture,modular wall system, carpeting, ethernet connection, and lighting)
  • One (1) complimentary conference registration
  • Organization name printed in the INET98 Program Book
  • Signage at entrance to Exhibition Hall
  • Invitation to VIP Sponsorship Reception
  • Exclusive scheduled press conference

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