Sponsor Opportunities
Please contact Balaji Krishnapuram (sponsor@kdd2011.com) for more details.
Sponsor Levels & Benefits
Platinum Benefits:
  • Recognition as host of a meal or other conference event (Platinum sponsors have priority in selecting their hosting meal/event)
  • Option to speak to audience at their hosted meal/event
  • Option to "introduce a keynote or general session speaker" (showing ONE slide is OK)
  • SIG-KDD will send two emails to all KDD-2010 attendees (before or after the conference). Note, we are not giving out the attendee list. The sponsor will provide the email to SIG-KDD, and SIG-KDD will send it.
  • Complimentary double-space booth (Platinum sponsors will have the highest priority in booth selection)
  • Three complimentary conference registrations, plus 2 complimentary registrations for exhibitors
  • Special prominent placement of large logo/link on website
  • Large-size logo on conference bag and conference materials
  • Option to have brochure or CD included in all conference bags
Gold Benefits:
  • Recognition as host of a meal or other conference event
  • Option to "introduce a keynote or general session speaker" (showing ONE slide is OK)
  • SIG-KDD will send one email to all KDD-2010 attendees (before or after the conference). Note, we are not giving out the attendee list. The sponsor will provide the email to SIG-KDD, and SIG-KDD will send it.
  • Complimentary double-space booth (Gold sponsors will have medium priority in booth selection)
  • One complimentary conference registrations, plus 2 complimentary registrations for exhibitors
  • Logo on website, conference bag and conference materials
  • Option to have brochure or CD included in all conference bags
Silver Benefits:
  • Complimentary single-space booth (Silver sponsors will have priority in booth selection, over non-sponsoring exhibitors)
  • One complimentary exhibitor registration
  • Logo on website, conference bag and conference materials
  • Option to have brochure or CD included in all conference bags
Bronze Benefits:
  • One complimentary conference registration
  • Logo on website, conference bag and conference materials
  • Option to have brochure or CD included in all conference bags
Evening Reception Sponsorship/ Lunch Sponsorship Benefits:
  • Prominently displayed Banner
  • Recognition as host of a meal
  • Logo on website, conference bag and conference materials
  • Option to "introduce a keynote or general session speaker" (showing ONE slide is OK)
Sponsorships of Any One Track or Session at Conference:
(Limit one per session including new Industry Practice Expo track)
  • Prominently displayed banner
  • Logo on website, conference bag and conference materials
  • Option to speak at the introduction of the session for 5 mins
Sponsorship of USB memory Stick with Proceedings (max 1 sponsor):
  • Logo on the USB memory stick
  • Logo on website, conference bag and conference materials
  • Opportunity to distribute electronic files in the proceedings USB to all participants (including small demonstration software, case studies or advertisements)
Sponsorship of Webcast of Keynote Lectures (max of 2 sponsors):
  • Logo and advertisement links on page for webcast
  • Opportunity to reach global audience of several housand people
  • Logo on website, conference bag and conference materials
Wireless Access sponsorship (max 2 sponsors):
  • Starting page of internet access (with agreements etc) will have prominent advertisement for sponsor
  • Logo on website, conference bag and conference materials
Research Track Best Paper Awards (max 2 sponsors),
Ind/Govt Track Best Paper Awards (max 2 sponsors),
Best Student Paper Awards (max 2 sponsors),
Dissertation Award (max 2 sponsors),
Named Student Travel Grant (e.g., IBM student travel grant):
  • Publicity at conference
  • Recognition on plaque/certificate handed to winner
  • Logo on website, conference bag and conference materials
Advertisement in Conference Program Booklet (max 3 sponsors):
  • Logo on the inner side of front and back cover
  • 1 page advertisement in the program booklet
Bag Inserts/Fliers Benefits:
  • Distribution of fliers or CD to all attendees of KDD
Flier/CD Dropped into Rooms of Attendees at Conference Hotel (max 3 sponsors)

Other Sponsorship Opportunities (pricing or level of sponsorship to be discussed separately):

  • Special local area tours
  • Media/Web/Search Advertising