Sponsorship and Exhibition

There are many ways for you to become involved in the Symposium including opportunities to sponsor and exhibit at the event.

The information below provides details of the Sponsorship and Exhibition packages available.  If you would like to apply for a package, please complete the registration details on this site.  You will be asked to complete a registration form as well as an application form.

Interest in the sponsorship packages for the 2016 Symposium exceeded availability.  A swift decision will therefore increase your chances of securing the package you want and realising the full benefit of your investment. 

Please click here to learn more about the companies who are already sponsoring the event or here to view those companies who are exhibiting in the Tech Hubs. 

Lead Sponsor: Awarded to Atos

Sold to: Atos

With only one Lead Sponsorship opportunity, this premium package offers one sponsoring company maximum brand exposure throughout the conference, including pre and post-event materials.   

This Lead Sponsor will be recognised as the most significant contributor to the Symposium and will experience some enhanced networking opportunities.

Cost of Package: £50,000 + VAT
No. Available: 0

Pre Event
Digital
  • Logo on Main Banner of MOD Information Symposium Website
  • Logo on Home Page of Information Symposium Website
  • Logo and 75-word description on Sponsor Page of Information Symposium Website
  • Logo and 75-word description on Exhibitor Page of Information Symposium Website
  • Link from MOD Information Symposium Website to your own company website
  • Logo on email collateral
Print
  • Logo on hard copy pre-event collateral
  • Full page advertorial in Information Symposium Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
At the event
Delegate Brochure
  • ½ page advertorial in Delegate Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
  • Logo on front page of Delegate Brochure
Branding 
  • Logo on main and directional signage
  • Logo on welcome signage
  • Acknowledgement by Speaker
Exhibition and Networking 
  • One exhibition stand
  • Access to Director's Lounge for lunch Day 1
Delegate Tickets
  • 3 x complimentary delegate tickets
Post Event 
Digital
  • Logo and description on Sponsor Page of post-event website
  • Featured article on post-event website
  • Logo on Main Banner of post-event website
  • Logo on Home Page of post-event website 
If you would like to apply for this package please click on the ‘Login or Register Now’ button at the top of this page, and register your details. On the Sponsorship and Exhibition section of the form, make sure to state you are interested in the Lead Sponsor package. 

 

Security Sponsor: Awarded to BAE Systems

With only one Security Sponsor opportunity, this sought after package offers the sponsoring company enhanced brand exposure and excellent networking opportunities.  

Highlights include exclusive access to the ISS Senior Leadership team.

Cost of package: £35,000 + VAT
No. Available: 0

Pre Event
Digital
  • Logo on Home Page of Information Symposium Website
  • Logo and 75-word description on Sponsor Page of Information Symposium Website
  • Logo and 75-word description on Exhibitor Page of Information Symposium Website
  • Link from MOD Information Symposium Website to your own company website
  • Logo on email collateral
Print
  • Logo on hard copy pre-event collateral
  • Full page advertorial in Information Symposium Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
At the event 
Delegate Brochure
  • ½ page advertorial in Delegate Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
  • Logo on the back page of Delegate Brochure
Branding
  • Logo on security entrance
  • Acknowledgement by Speaker
Exhibition and Networking
  • One exhibition stand
  • Access to Director's Lounge for lunch Day 1
Delegate tickets
  • 3 x complimentary delegate tickets
Post Event 
Digital 
  • Logo and description on Sponsor Page of post-event website
  • Featured article on post-event website
  • Logo on Home Page of post-event website 
If you would like to apply for this package please click on the ‘Login or Register Now’ button at the top of this page, and register your details. On the Sponsorship and Exhibition section of the form, make sure to state you are interested in the Security Sponsor package. 

Technology Hub Sponsor: Awarded to Cisco and Leidos

The Technology Hubs at the Defence Information Symposium will exhibit new and emerging technology for information exploitation by both large organisations and SMEs, demonstrating the quality of innovation to deliver Information capabilities that are a force multiplier for Defence.

As the overarching sponsor for the Technology Hub exhibition space, where coffee breaks and networking will also take place, this package provides maximum brand exposure to all delegates, alongside excellent networking opportunities.

Cost of package: £35,000 + VAT
No. Available: 0

Pre Event
Digital
  • Logo on Home Page of Information Symposium Website
  • Logo and 75-word description on Sponsor Page of Information Symposium Website
  • Logo and 75-word description on Exhibitor Page of Information Symposium Website
  • Link from MOD Information Symposium Website to your own company website
  • Logo on email collateral
Print
  • Logo on hard copy pre-event collateral
  • ½ page advertorial in Information Symposium Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
At the event
Delegate Brochure
  • ½ page advertorial in Delegate Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
  • Logo on back page of Delegate Brochure
  • Logo alongside agenda session in Delegate Brochure
Branding
  • Logo on welcome signage
  • Acknowledgement by Speaker
Exhibition and Networking
  • Logo on Exhibitors' Lanyard
  • Logo on Exhibition Tab in Event App
  • Logo in Tech Hub and first choice of exhibition stand location
  • Access to Director's Lounge for lunch Day 1
Delegate tickets
  • 3 x complimentary delegate tickets
Post Event 
Digital
  • Logo and 75 words on Exhibitor Page on post-event website
  • Logo and description on Sponsor Page on post-event website
  • Featured article on post-event website
  • Logo on Home Page of post-event website 
If you would like to apply for this package please click on the ‘Login or Register Now’ button at the top of this page, and register your details. On the Sponsorship and Exhibition section of the form, make sure to state you are interested in the Technology Hub Sponsor package. 
 

Theme Sponsor: Awarded to BT, McKinsey, Microsoft, AWS, FireEye & Splunk

A strategic opportunity for a select few industry partners to make their voice heard at the Defence Information Symposium and reinforce their market position.

As a Theme Sponsor you will not only receive high profile recognition and branding throughout the Theme Breakout Session, you will also get exclusive access to the ISS Senior Leadership Team.

Cost of package: £30,000 + VAT
No. Available: 1

Pre Event
Digital
  • Logo on Home Page of Information Symposium Website
  • Logo and 75-word description on Sponsor Page of Information Symposium Website
  • Link from MOD Information Symposium Website to your own company website
  • Logo on email collateral
Print
  • ½ page advertorial in Information Symposium Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
At the event
Delegate Brochure
  • ½ page advertorial in Delegate Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
  • Logo alongside agenda session in Delegate Brochure
Branding
  • Logo on Plenary Presentation
  • Acknowledgment by Speaker
Exhibition and Networking
  • Access to Director's Lounge for lunch Day 1
Delegate tickets
  • 2 x complimentary delegate passes
Post Event 
Digital
  • Logo and description on Sponsor Page of post-event website
  • PowerPoint presentation uploaded to post-event website
  • Logo on Home Page of post-event website
If you would like to apply for this package please click on the ‘Login or Register Now’ button at the top of this page, and register your details. On the Sponsorship and Exhibition section of the form, make sure to state you are interested in the Theme Sponsor package. 

Innovation Challenge Sponsor: Awarded to Raytheon

Sold to: Raytheon

The Innovation Challenge sponsor will work with the MOD and be a participant in the evaluation of the challenge responses, and have the opportunity to be present and supportive during the presentation of the winner. The winning solution will be presented on Day 2 of the Symposium.

For more infomation regarding the Innovation Challenge please click here.

Cost of package: £20,000 + VAT
No. Available: 0

Pre Event
Digital
  • Logo on Home Page of Defence Informarion Symposium Website
  • Logo and 75-word description on Sponsor Page of Defence Information Symposium website
  • Link from Defence Information Symposium website to your own company website
Print
  • ½ page advertorial in Defence Information Symposium Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
At the event
Delegate Brochure
  • ½ page advertorial in Delegate Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
  • Logo alongside agenda session in Delegate Brochure
Branding
  • Logo on presentation of the winner of the challenge on Day 2
  • Acknowledgment by Speaker
Exhibition and Networking
  • Access to Director's Lounge for lunch Day 1
  • Logo on 'pop-up' booth showcasing the innovation challenge
Delegate tickets
  • 2 complimentary delegate tickets
Post Event 
Digital
  • Logo and description on Sponsor Page of post-event website
  • PowerPoint presentation uploaded to post-event website
  • Logo on Home Page of post-event website

Plenary Session Sponsor: Awarded to Fujitsu, General Dynamics and KPMG and Northrop Grumman

As a Plenary Session Sponsor your brand will have optimal audience exposure during Keynote and Plenary Session speeches and presentations.

Cost of package: £15,000 + VAT
No. Available: 1

Pre Event
Digital
  • Logo and 75-word description on Sponsor Page of Information Symposium Website
  • Link from MOD Information Symposium Website to your own company website
Print
  • 1/3 page advertorial in Information Symposium Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
At the event
Delegate Brochure
  • 1/3 page advertorial in Delegate Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
  • Logo alongside agenda session in Delegate Brochure
Branding
  • Logo on presentation in Plenary
  • Acknowledgment by Speaker
Exhibition and Networking
  • Access to Director's Lounge for lunch Day 2
Delegate
  • 2 x complimentary delegate passes
Post Event
Digital
  • Logo and description on Sponsor Page of post-event website
  • PowerPoint presentation uploaded to post-event website
If you would like to apply for this package please click on the ‘Login or Register Now’ button at the top of this page, and register your details. On the Sponsorship and Exhibition section of the form, make sure to state you are interested in the Plenary Session Sponsor package. 

App Sponsor: Awarded to Boeing

All delegates will be using an app on their device throughout the event, so this is your chance to get your branding into the hands of each and every delegate for the entire duration of the event. The App Sponsor will see their company logo on the app as well as a link and information to their company website.

Cost of Package: £15,000 + VAT
No. Available: 1

Pre Event
Digital
  • Logo and 75-word description on Sponsor Page of Information Symposium Website
  • Link from MOD Information Symposium Website to your own company website
Print
  • 1/3 page advertorial in Information Symposium Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
At the event
Delegate Brochure
  • 1/3 page advertorial in Delegate Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
  • Logo on back page of Delegate Brochure
Branding
  • Individual button on the Event App with your company logo and information
  • Acknowledgment by Speaker
Exhibition and Networking
  • Access to Director's Lounge for lunch Day 2
Delegate tickets
  • 2 x complimentary delegate tickets
Post Event 
Digital
  • Logo and description on Sponsor Page of post-event website
If you would like to apply for this package please click on the ‘Login or Register Now’ button at the top of this page, and register your details. On the Sponsorship and Exhibition section of the form, make sure to state you are interested in the App Sponsor package. 

Collateral Sponsor: Awarded to Airbus

Secure great brand exposure across the entire conference delegation with your logo on the badge lanyard and other event collateral – a constant reminder of your contribution, long after the event has concluded.

This package offers continued exposure of your brand as delegates take away our event collateral (selected in tandem with MOD).

Cost of package: £15,000 + VAT
No. Available: 1

Pre Event
Digital
  • Logo and 75-word description on Sponsor Page of Information Symposium Website
  • Link from MOD Information Symposium Website to your own company website
Pre-Event
Print
  • Logo on hard copy pre-event collateral
  • 1/3 page advertorial in Information Symposium Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
At the event 
Delegate Brochure
  • 1/3 page advertorial in Delegate Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
  • Logo on back page of Delegate Brochure
Branding
  • Acknowledgment by Speaker
  • Logo on Delegates' Lanyard
Exhibition and Networking
  • Access to Director's Lounge for lunch Day 2
Delegate tickets
  • 2 x complimentary delegate passes
Post Event 
Digital
  • Logo and description on Sponsor Page of post-event website
If you would like to apply for this package please click on the ‘Login or Register Now’ button at the top of this page, and register your details. On the Sponsorship and Exhibition section of the form, make sure to state you are interested in the Collateral Sponsor package. 

Awards Sponsor: Awarded to CSC

The Information and Knowledge Excellence Awards are the primary means of recognising and celebrating excellence in the management and exploitation of information across Defence.
  
The Information and Knowledge Excellence Awards will be presented on Day 1 of the Defence Information Symposium with senior Defence and Industry delegates and sponsors in attendance.  Your sponsorship will secure prizes, certificates and trophies for individual and team categories with your logo in a prominent position, providing you with a high profile branding opportunity during and after the event. Awards will be made for the following categories:

Individual
  • Inspiring Leadership
  • Innovation
  • Exemplary Practice
Team
  • Information Team of the Year
  • The Knowledge Challenge
Cost of package: £15,000 + VAT
No. Available: 0

Pre Event
Digital
  • Logo and 75-word description on Sponsor Page of Information Symposium
  • Link from MOD Information Symposium Website to your own company website
Print
  • 1/3 page advertorial in Information Symposium Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
At the event
Delegate Brochure
  • 1/3 page advertorial in Delegate Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
  • Logo on back page of Delegate Brochure
  • Logo alongside agenda session in Delegate Brochure
Branding
  • Logo on awards, trophies and award certificates
  • Acknowledgment by Speaker
Exhibition and Networking
  • Access to Director's Lounge for lunch Day 2
Delegate tickets
  • 2 x complimentary delegate tickets
Post Event 
Digital
  • Logo and description on Sponsor Page of post-event website
If you would like to apply for this package please click on the ‘Login or Register Now’ button at the top of this page, and register your details. On the Sponsorship and Exhibition section of the form, make sure to state you are interested in the Awards Sponsor package. 

Website Sponsor: Awarded to PA Consulting

Sold to: PA Consulting

The website sponsor will have significant brand exposure with their logo on the banner of the Home Page of this website. This gives the Web Sponsor brand exposure to all delegates in the run up to and after the Defence Information Symposium.

Cost of package: £10,000 + VAT
No. Available: 0

Pre-Event
Digital
  • Logo on Main Banner of Information Symposium Website
  • Logo and 75-word description on Sponsor Page of Information Symposium Website
  • Link from MOD Information Symposium Website to your own company website
Print
  • 1/3 page advertorial in Information Symposium Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
At the event
Delegate Brochure
  • 1/3 page advertorial in Delegate Brochure  (final approval required by MOD)
  • Logo on back page of Delegate Brochure
Branding
  • Acknowledgement by Speaker
Exhibition and Networking
  • Access to Director's Lounge for lunch Day 2
Delegate tickets
  • 1 x complimentary delegate passes
Post Event 
Digital
  • Logo and description on Sponsor Page of post-event website
  • Logo on Main Banner of post-event website

If you would like to apply for this package please click on the ‘Login or Register Now’ button at the top of this page, and register your details. On the Sponsorship and Exhibition section of the form, make sure to state you are interested in the Website Sponsor package. 

Publication Sponsor: Awarded to IBM

The Publication Sponsor will have significant brand exposure with their logo on the front page of the publications issued to all delegates in the run up to and after the Defence Information Symposium.

Cost of package: £10,000 + VAT
No. Available: 0

Pre-Event
Digital
  • Logo and 75-word description on Sponsor Page of Information Symposium Website 
  • Link from MOD Information Symposium Website to your own company website
Print
  • 1/3 page advertorial in Information Symposium Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
At the event
Delegate Brochure
  • 1/3 page advertorial in Delegate Brochure  (final approval required by MOD)
  • Logo on back page of Delegate Brochure
Exhibition and Networking
  • Access to Director's Lounge for lunch Day 2
Delegate tickets
  • 1 x complimentary delegate ticket
Post Event 
Digital
  • Logo and description on Sponsor Page of post-event website
If you would like to apply for this package please click on the ‘Login or Register Now’ button at the top of this page, and register your details. On the Sponsorship and Exhibition section of the form, make sure to state you are interested in the Publication Sponsor package. 

Exhibitor: All packages awarded

Exhibiting at the Defence Information Symposium will provide the optimum opportunity to showcase your technology and solutions through interactive demonstrations and exhibits with key players in Defence.

Thought leaders, industry professionals and senior Defence leaders will be present and as an exhibitor this will provide you with the maximum exposure and opportunity to interact with all of these audiences.

Cost of package: £6,000 + VAT
No.  Available: 0

Pre-Event
Digital
  • Logo and 75-word description on Exhibitor Page of Information Symposium Website
  • Link from MOD Information Symposium Website to your own company website
Print
  • Logo and description in MOD Information Symposium Brochure
At the event
Delegate Brochure
  • Logo and description in Delegate Brochure
Exhibition and Networking
  • Logo in Exhibition Tab on the Event App
  • One Exhibition stand
  • Access to Director's Lounge for breakfast Day 1

Post Event 
Digital
  • Logo and 75 words on Exhibitor Page of post-event website
If you would like to apply for this package please click on the ‘Login or Register Now’ button at the top of this page, and register your details. On the Sponsorship and Exhibition section of the form, make sure to state you are interested in becoming an Exhibitor with an Interactive Demonstration in the Technology Hub. 

Street Food Sponsor: Awarded to MarkLogic

This package ensures the sponsoring companies are recognised at the dinner reception at the close of Day 1 for their contribution to the Defence Information Symposium. 

Cost of package: £2,500 + VAT
No. Available: 0

Pre-Event
Digital
  • Logo and 75-word description on Sponsor Page of Information Symposium Website
  • Link from MOD Information Symposium Website to your own company website
Print
  • Logo and description in MOD Information Symposium Brochure.
At the event
Delegate Brochure
  • Logo and description in Delegate Brochure
  • Logo alongside agenda session in Delegate Brochure
Branding
  • Logo on Street Food stall

Post event
Digital
  • Logo and description on Sponsor Page of post-event website

If you would like to apply for this package please click on the ‘Login or Register Now’ button at the top of this page, and register your details. On the Sponsorship and Exhibition section of the form, make sure to state you are interested in becoming a Street Food Sponsor. 

Thoroughfare Sponsor: Awarded to IBM

With multiple sponsorship packages available, companies can brand high footfall areas of the venue for maximum impact. 

Cost of package: £500 + VAT
No. Available: 0

Pre-Event
Print
  • Logo and description in MOD Information Symposium Brochure.
At the event
Delegate Brochure
  • Logo and description in Delegate Brochure.
Branding
  • 1 x branding area around venue (all located in stairwells and lifts)

Post Event 
Digital
  • Logo and description on Sponsor Page of post-event website.
If you would like to apply for this package please click on the ‘Login or Register Now’ button at the top of this page, and register your details. On the Sponsorship and Exhibition section of the form, make sure to state you are interested in becoming a Thoroughfare Sponsor. 

Full Page Advertorial: Awarded to Net Consulting, KPMG and Microsoft

The Defence Information Delegate Brochure will be circulated to over 600 delegates, and a prominent full page advertorial will offer your brand the exposure it deserves.

Cost of package: £ 2,000 + VAT
No. Available: 0

Pre-Event
Print
  • Logo and description in MOD Information Symposium Brochure
  • Full page advertorial in MOD Information Symposium Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
At the event
Delegate Brochure
  • Logo and description in Delegate Brochure
  • Full page advertorial in Delegate Brochure (final approval required by MOD)
If you would like to apply for this package please click on the ‘Login or Register Now’ button at the top of this page, and register your details. On the Sponsorship and Exhibition section of the form, make sure to state you are interested in having a Full Page Advertorial in the Delegate Brochure. 
Atos BAE BT Leidos Raytheon McKinsey Cisco Microsoft FireEye Splunk Amazon