Sponsorship Opportunities

Align Your Company With An Industry Gem —
Sponsor The 2018 STLE Tribology Frontiers Conference
Co-sponsored by the ASME Tribology Division

STLE once again is taking a look into the future of tribology with its Annual Fall Meeting, Oct. 28-31 at the Historic Drake Hotel on Chicago’s “Magnificent Mile,” Chicago, IL (USA).

Your company can help support this exciting industry event while gaining maximum exposure and a heightened profile amongst leaders in the lubrication technology field. 

Sponsorship Levels:

Trailblazer Sponsorship: $2,999
Includes 6 ft., skirted Exhibit Table in the carpeted French Room of the Drake Hotel
Banner ad on the homepage of the TFC Microsite on the STLE website 
Banner ad on the TFC pages of STLE’s 365 Mobile App 
Banner ad in STLE’s eNewsletter for 1 Month (either September or October) 
Sponsor acknowledgement on homepage of STLE’s website 
Sponsor acknowledgement in the 2018 TFC Program Guide 
Sponsor acknowledgement in the “Thank You” ad in the December issue of TLT Magazine
Sponsor acknowledgement on signage at the venue 
Sponsor acknowledgement in Sunday Evening Meet and Greet Reception and Monday Evening Networking Reception slide presentations

Pioneer Sponsorship: $1,495 
Sponsor acknowledgement in the 2018 TFC Program Guide
Sponsor acknowledgement in the “Thank You” ad in the December issue of TLT Magazine 
Sponsor acknowledgement on signage at the venue
Sponsor acknowledgement in Sunday Evening Meet and Greet Reception and Monday Evening Networking Reception slide presentations

Sponsorship Opportunities:

Badge Lanyards (Single-Sponsor): Let TFC attendees wear your company’s name and serve as walking advertisements throughout the meeting! (Materials cost extra.) SOLD!

Meet and Greet Reception (Multi-Sponsor): Light hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served from 6-7 p.m. for attendees to mingle prior to individual evening plans.

Student Networking Event (Multi-Sponsor): Staged at an off-site venue Sunday evening from 6:30-8 p.m., this event provides a great networking opportunity designed to engage young people pursuing careers in the field of tribology and lubrication engineering.

Poster Presentations (Multi-Sponsor): Promoting scientific interaction and networking, these presentations will include a “Meet the PI” session featuring 20 Principal Investigators and group leaders’ research, as well as undergraduate, graduate and early careerists categories.

Networking Reception (Multi-Sponsor): This event on Monday evening will feature light hors d’oeuvres and cocktails and provide opportunities for attendees to gather, talk business and enjoy friendly conversation. ASME awards also will be presented.

Speaker Lunch and Breakfasts (Multi-Sponsor): Two separate Continental-style breakfasts will be held on Monday and Tuesday mornings—one for speakers and session chairs; one for attendees to view exhibits and posters prior to each day’s program. A buffet-style lunch will be held on Sunday.

Refreshment Breaks (Multi-Sponsor): Morning and afternoon coffee and soft drink breaks offer welcome libations and a chance to socialize between sessions.

TFC Program Guide Advertising Opportunities:

(open to Trailblazer Sponsors only):

Back Cover: $500 net SOLD!
Inside Front Cover: $300 net
Inside Back Cover: $300 net  

All Sponsorship and Ad opportunities will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis so DON’T DELAY!


Contact Tracy Nicholas VanEe at (630) 922-3459, or email emeraldcomminc@yahoo.com to lock down your company’s association with this exciting, forward-thinking industry event!