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Expand Your Reach at CEC 2015 - Become a 2015 Sponsor!

All sponsors receive the following in addition to valuable sponsorship specific benefits!

  • Acknowledgment in the Convention issue of TEACHING Exceptional Children and the CEC 2015 Convention and Expo program.
  • Acknowledgement on the exhibits and main CEC web sites.
  • Acknowledgement in CEC Convention emails reaching more than 80,000 subscribers.
  • Acknowledgment on the entrance unit signage outside the Expo Hall.
  • Logo placement and recognition during the Opening General Session slideshow.

President’s Welcome Reception in the Exhibit Hall
Investment: $12,000 exclusive OR $6,500 partnered

This valuable opportunity allows your company prime visibility during the opening of the 2015 CEC Expo Hall.  Attendees will enjoy cocktail fare and beverages while enjoying some local San Diego roaming entertainment.  Signage with your company logo will appear at all food stations. Your company will receive 150 (75 if partnered) drink tickets to distribute to attendees (additional tickets may be purchased)

Friday Afternoon Happy Hour
Investment: $7,500 exclusive OR $4,000 partnered

Enjoy your Friday afternoon relaxing with attendees before the close of the exposition.  Attendees will be happy to enjoy a Friday afternoon with reception fare and beverage stations.  Your company will receive 100 (50 if partnered) drink tickets to distribute to attendees (additional tickets may be purchased). CEC will send a dedicated email invitation to attendees regarding the Happy Hour in the exhibit hall. Stations will feature your co
mpany logo.

Mobile Event App     SOLD
Investment: $10,000

The Mobile Event App keeps conference attendees connected, engaged, and informed. This tool provides access to all conference details including exhibitor and sponsor directory, booth listing and exhibit hall map, social media, alerts, and much more!

WIFI Sponsor
Investment: $10,000; multiple opportunities available

Provide attendees with the opportunity to log-on to the web with a wireless password in the session rooms at the conference
(exhibit hall access excluded). You will also receive a pre-show attendee MAILING list at no additional charge to invite attendees to visit your booth during the conference.

Official 2015 Bag Sponsor    SOLD
Investment:  $8,500

Have your company’s name spread throughout the convention center on the CEC tote bag.  Production and shipping are the responsibility of the sponsor.

Official 2015 Registration Sponsor
Investment: $8,500

This is your chance to showcase your brand at a location all attendees go during the convention. Your logo will be placed prominently on registration counters, in registration confirmation emails, on the registration website and on high-quality badge holders.

Opening General Session
Investment:  $10,000

The Opening General Session is the kick-off event for CEC 2015. Make a lasting impression with attendees at the start of the convention. This is your unique opportunity to combine the benefits of sponsoring the keynote speaker with helping CEC recognize special educators who have advanced the field and improved the quality of special education service.  Your company’s 60 second commercial will be played as people come in to the session.

Yes I Can Awards Program    SOLD
Investment: $12,000    

Each year, CEC honors 21 students with disabilities who excel. Since the program’s inception in 1982, thousands of children and youth have been recognized for their achievements in academics, arts, athletics, school and community, self-advocacy, technology and transition. The Yes I Can! Awards Ceremony is an extremely moving and poignant event, and a highlight of the CEC Annual Convention & Expo.

Tote Bag Insert Sponsor     SOLD
Investment:  $500 Exhibitors/ $1,500 Non-Exhibitors

Place a flyer in the convention tote bag received by all attendees at the conference.  This opportunity is limited to
10 participants, so act fast!

Student Forum Gift Bag Insert Sponsor
Investment:  $300 Exhibitors/ $800 Non-Exhibitors

CEC's Student Forum will bring together 500 teachers-in-training and pre-service teachers who are our next generation of customers.  Make sure they remember your company by placing a flyer in the gift bags that will be handed out to all Student Forum attendees. Only 4 spots available

Thought Leadership Opportunities

Exhibitor Showcase Session
Investment: $500 per session for exhibitors/$1,500 for non-exhibitors

These one-hour sessions provide an opportunity to demonstrate and showcase various products and services. Specific times are set aside for Exhibitor Showcase Sessions that focus on practical technology applications for the pre K-21 age range. Exhibitors can present core educational content in a room complete with podium, microphone, LCD projector, and in selected cases, wireless internet connection.

For more information or to become a sponsor, please contact Bradley Eubank at 703-995-2562 or

updated: June 23, 2014


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