Corporate Participation

The Security Professionals Conference is your chance to showcase your security products and services to over 600 higher ed IT security and privacy professionals. Attendees include chief information security officers, CIOs, chief privacy officers, security practitioners, and senior information technology professionals from across the nation.

2018 Corporate Opportunities

Preconference Workshops, Tuesday, April 10 Sold

Present in collaboration with a current higher education client during a preconference workshop (up to 3.5 hours). Sessions run from 8:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. and from 1:00–4:30 p.m. Audience is limited to 35. Includes one complimentary full conference registration.

Topics include (one per time slot):

  • GDPR (the EU General Data Protection Regulation)
  • GLBA (Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act)
  • Security metrics
  • Incident response
  • Forensic analysis

Two opportunities (morning/afternoon):

  • $7,500 member
  • $7,900 nonmember

Corporate Displays Sold

Corporate tabletop displays will be set up on Wednesday and Thursday in high-traffic areas where refreshment breaks occur. EDUCAUSE provides a 6' table, wireless access, and basic electricity. Includes one complimentary full conference registration.

  • $2,950 member
  • $3,600 nonmember

Industry and Campus Solutions Presentations Sold

Present in collaboration with a current higher education client during a conference session. Articulate the issue, discuss the opportunity, and highlight how your implemented solution addressed the institution's need. Includes one complimentary full conference registration. These sessions take place on Wednesday, April 11.

  • $2,300 member
  • $2,700 nonmember


Sponsoring the Security Professionals Conference offers your company a prime opportunity to gain brand exposure and connect with an audience eager for your technology solutions.

Conference Sessions and Functions

  • Happy Hour Meet-Up, Tuesday, April 10 Sold
    Be one of three companies to host a 75-minute meet-up, complete with savory snacks and drinks. Includes room, light snack, and 100 drink tickets. Your company can choose to brand your room and/or provide informal programming. This will be a great time for you to network in a relaxed setting with conference attendees and make valuable connections.
    • $6,400 member
    • $6,900 nonmember
  • Game Night, Wednesday, April 11 Sold
    Security attendees love to play games. Following dinner, host this group, brand the room, add beverages and snacks, and join in on the fun.
    • $2,000 (plus beverages and snacks)
  • Breakfast
    • Wednesday: $1,850 Sold
    • Thursday: $1,850 Sold
  • Lunch and Roundtable, Wednesday, April 11 Sold
    • $2,500
  • Lunch, Thursday, April 12 Sold
    • $2,250
  • General Session
    • Opening, Wednesday, April 11: $2,075 Sold
    • Closing, Thursday, April 12: $2,075 Sold
  • Conference Materials
    • Tote Bags: $4,500 Sold
    • Notepads/Pens (sponsor provided): $2,200 Sold
    • Print Program Advertisement (inside back cover): $1,000 Sold
    • Print Program Advertisement (outside back cover): $1,800 Sold
    • Hotel Room Keys: $2,200 (plus production fees) Sold
    • Hotel Door Drop: $1,800 (plus delivery fees) Sold
    • Hotel Welcome Letter: $2,500 Sold
    • Mobile App: $4,000 Sold

Sponsorship benefits include:

  • Company logo on conference website
  • Sponsor mention in preconference marketing efforts and attendee messaging
  • Opportunity for a preconference direct mailing to registered attendees (no e-mail)
  • Recognition in the online, print, and mobile app agenda (for sponsored conference functions)
  • Logo and directory listing in the print program
  • One complimentary full conference registration
  • Signage at sponsored functions

Contact the EDUCAUSE Corporate Relations Team for more information about all of the sponsorship opportunities available during the 2018 Security Professionals Conference.