Join the Leading Showcase for Advanced Payments

A unique promotional opportunity is available for leading companies offering products, technologies and services in the evolving payments sector. If you’re looking to showcase your solutions to a receptive, responsive and eager audience of key payments industry decision makers, Payments Summit is the place to be.

Join us for what the Smart Card Alliance does best–bringing experienced smart card practitioners and suppliers together with innovative solutions developers and end users across the payments, mobile, and transit markets, with informative conference sessions; in depth educational workshops; exhibits from leading smart card technology suppliers, payments applications and terminal suppliers; and outstanding networking and social events. Attendees are there to meet with suppliers and technology partners, and the event features an efficient two-day participation format that respects your busy schedule.

Download the Sponsorship Agreement form here.

Booth Sponsorships
Booth Type Members: Non-Members:
Single Booth $4,425 USD $4,725 USD
Double Booth (2 spaces) $8,850 USD $9,450 USD
Island Booth (4 spaces) $17,700 USD $18,900 USD

*Each single booth space includes: 8′ x 10′ booth, 8’ high backwall drape, 3’ high sidewall drape, ID sign, one 6’x3-‘ skirted table, two chairs, wastebasket, listing in show guide and on the event website. Each exhibit includes two complimentary registrations to the full conference. Each registration includes 2 receptions, 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches. Full registrants also receive all giveaways such as bags, etc. Any additional booth staff will be charged a $395 food and beverage fee and will ONLY have access to the exhibit area. Additional full conference access must be purchased at applicable registration rates.

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TITLE SPONSORSHIPS

Title sponsorship puts your branding message front and center, next to the title of the conference. Title sponsors receive exclusive branding opportunities prior to and during the event.

 

Platinum Sponsorship (Limit 1 Sponsor) – $29,000

  • Premium “over-conference-title” logo billing on all marketing materials, web site, at venue
  • One premium double-booth exhibit space
  • Opportunity to make welcoming address
  • Welcome letter included in show guide
  • A separate, private meeting room during the exhibition
  • Opportunity to hang an exclusive banner (up to 8’ x 8’) in conference room
  • Opportunity to hang banners (up to 8’ x 8’ each) in registration area and exhibits area
    • 1 Full Page 4C ad in the conference show guide with first selection of position.
  • Six (6) additional complimentary full conference registration passes
  • Up to three (3) inserts in conference bags
  • Copy of complete attendee list post show
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

Gold Sponsor (Limit 2 Sponsors) – $21,000 ONE LEFT

  • Premium billing on all conference materials
  • Two hanging banners (up to 8’ x 8’ each) on site
  • One premium double-booth exhibit space
  • 1 Full Page 4C ad in the conference show guide
  • 1 page welcome letter in program guide
  • Three (3) complimentary conference passes
  • Two (2) inserts in conference handouts
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

Silver Sponsor (3 Available) – $14,000 SOLD OUT!

  • Sponsor’s signage provided in registration area
  • One exhibit space
  • Two (2) complimentary full Conference Passes
  • One (1) insert into the handout materials
  • 1 Full Page 4C ad in the conference show guide
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

LEADING SPONSORSHIPS

Leading sponsorship opportunities are a great way to make a targeted, unique, or personal marketing impression on conference participants.

 

Monday Welcome Reception Sponsor – $11,300

Join ICMA and SCA as we continue the tradition of networking receptions on the exhibit floor. The sponsor’s booth will be set with a small bar with a selection of wine and beer. Serving bars will reflect sponsor signage. Sponsor also receives:

  • Sponsor signage
  • Table signs
  • Two (2) complimentary full Conference Passes
  • 1 Full Page 4C ad in the conference show guide
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

Registration Badge Sponsor – $8,900 SOLD!

This sponsor logo will be printed on all SCA delegate badges. The sponsor may supply sponsor lanyards if desired. Also includes:

  • Sponsor signage
  • Two (2) complimentary full Conference Passes
  • One (1) insert into handout materials
  • 1-page b/w ad in show guide
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

SCA Event Bag Sponsor – $7,300 SOLD!

Conference bags with sponsor logo are given to all Smart Card Alliance conference attendees. Sponsor may substitute bag with one of their own. Also includes:

  • Signage in registration area
  • Company logo on web site
  • One (1) complimentary full Conference Pass
  • 1-page b/w ad in show guide
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

Bottled Water Sponsor – $6,800 SOLD!

Company logo printed on bottled water distributed throughout the conference. Includes:

  • All ordering, graphics, shipping, and hotel handling service charges
  • Signage in registration areas
  • 1-page b/w ad in show guide
  • Two (2) conference registration passes
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site
  • A discount is available if sponsor provides water

 

Opening Lunch Buffet Sponsor – $6,500

This sponsor will have the opportunity to be the host to all attendees with lunch on Tuesday in the exhibit hall. Includes:

  • Sponsor signage
  • Table signs
  • Two (2) complimentary full Conference Passes
  • 1 Full Page 4C ad in the conference show guide
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

Wi-Fi Service Provider – $5,500 (2 available) ONE LEFT!

This sponsorship makes Wi-Fi service available to all conference attendees. Sponsor may distribute a flyer with login code. Includes:

  • Signage in registration area
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Two (2) complimentary full Conference Passes
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

Mobile App Sponsor (Limit 1 Sponsor) – $6,000

A mobile app will be available to all conference attendees. The app includes all presentations, speaker bios, agenda, sponsor information, exhibition maps and more. Includes:

  • Sponsor logo prominently placed within the app
  • Company information published in show guide
  • One (1) complimentary full Conference Pass
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

Track Sponsor – $5,300 SOLD OUT!

The track sponsor will have the opportunity to introduce or moderate a session during a conference track. Includes:

  • Track sponsorship highlighted in the show guide
  • Signage at the entrance to conference room
  • Company logo on published Track Titles (signage and show guide)
  • Company information published in show guide
  • One (1) complimentary full Conference Pass
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

SCA Event Pen Sponsor – $5,000  NEW SPONSORSHIP!

Metal pen gift set, personalized with your corporate logo. Available in silver or black, these stylish pens feature sleek and shiny bodies with large imprint areas found at the top of the barrel. Silver accents are also found at the tip, center or the barrel and clip and blind cap. Also includes:

  • Signage in registration area
  • Company logo on web site
  • One (1) complimentary full Conference Pass
  • 1-page b/w ad in show guide
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

Opening Day Breakfast Sponsor – $5,000 SOLD!

This sponsor will be the host to all attendees with breakfast on Tuesday morning. Includes:

  • Sponsor signage
  • Table signs
  • Two (2) complimentary full Conference Passes
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

Tuesday Night SCA Reception Sponsor – $5,000 SOLD!

The Tuesday night reception sponsor will be featured as the host of the event for conference attendees. Sponsor will have the opportunity to address the attendees with a short introduction to the evening event. Includes:

  • Sponsor signage
  • Table signs
  • Two (2) complimentary full Conference Passes
  • 1-page b/w ad in show guide
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

Charging Station Sponsor – $4,600

The charging station sponsor will make a recharging kiosk available to all attendees in the conference foyer. Includes:

  • Sponsor logo on recharging kiosk
  • Signage in registration area
  • One (1) complimentary full Conference Pass
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

Digital Signage Sponsor – $4,500 SOLD!

Sponsor the digital signage at the event, featuring conference information and directions. Includes:

  • Sponsor logo in digital signage header, and an exclusive 15-second digital presentation, rotating regularly on digital signs
  • One (1) complimentary full Conference Pass
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

Second Day Lunch Sponsor – $4,100 SOLD!

The lunch sponsors will have the opportunity to be the host to all attendees with lunch in the exhibit hall on Wednesday. Includes:

  • Sponsor signage
  • Table signs
  • One (1) complimentary full Conference Pass
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

Third Day Lunch Sponsor – $3,200

The lunch sponsors will have the opportunity to be the host to all attendees with lunch in the exhibit hall on Thursday. Includes:

  • Sponsor signage
  • Table signs
  • One (1) complimentary full Conference Pass
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

Break Host Sponsor – Full Day or Half Day

  • Day 1 Full – 3,800   Day 1 Single – $2,300
  • Day 2 Full – 3,300   Day 2 Single – $1,900
  • Day 3 Full – 2,800   Day 3 Single – $1,200

Provide an enhanced break to all conference attendees. Sponsor will have the option to provide logo cups or mugs to serve coffee drinks in. Full-day, or morning/afternoon sponsorships available. Includes:

  • Sponsorship highlighted in the show guide
  • Signage at the entrance to exhibits
  • One (1) complimentary full Conference Pass for full-day sponsor
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

Second/Third Day Breakfast Sponsor: Wednesday – 3,500, Thursday – 2,900

This sponsor will have the opportunity to be the host to attendees with breakfast on Wednesday or Thursday morning. Includes:

  • Sponsor signage
  • Table signs
  • One (1) complimentary full Conference Pass
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

Meeting Rooms – $2,900 ONE LEFT!

Private meeting rooms are available for the duration of the event. Meeting rooms are available to conference sponsors, exhibitors and SCA members only.

 

Evening Reception Specialty Drink Bar – $2,600 ONE LEFT!

  • During the evening receptions in the exhibit hall, be recognized as the company that offers attendees a specialty cocktail – options may include mojitos, margaritas or others.  This is a great way to help add some extra panache to the networking receptions! Includes:
  • Extra drink tickets to distribute to attendees to visit your cocktail station
  • Sponsorship highlighted in the show guide
  • Branded signage at the bars and entrance to the reception
  • Opportunity to supply branded items (cups, cocktail napkins, etc.) at the station
  • Company information published in show guide
  • Company logo on web site

 

Banners / Signs – $1,900 and other opportunities

The Sponsor may provide a banner, up to 10’ x 10’, or sign, up to 28” x 36” to be displayed in conference registration area. Many other banner and signage opportunities available – please call or email for additional information.

 

Bag Insert – $1,300

This sponsor will have the opportunity to distribute one insert piece (provided by sponsor) in each delegate registration bag supplied by the Smart Card Alliance. Sponsor to provide 400 pieces to be delivered onsite 2 days prior to event.

 

Email Blast – $900

This sponsor will be able to have an email blast sent to all show attendees, post-show. Sponsor to submit HTML email copy to be sent on behalf of sponsor in the week immediately following the event.

 

Conference Program Advertising – $2,100 full page Color, $1,300 full page B/W, $900 half page B/W

One-page color, full page b/w or half-page b/w advertisement in the conference show guide, which is distributed to all attendees.

Advertising Specifications

Art Deadline: March 7, 2017

Mechanical Requirements: Trim Size: 8½” x 11”

Full Page Ad, Live Area: 7-5/8” x 10”; Half Page Ad, 7½ ” x 5”

File Format: High-resolution PDF file required. Almost any high resolution PDF file acceptable. Files in Adobe’s PDF format created from an Adobe application using the PDF/X-1a:2001 specification preferred. Typically, PDF files are created from Postscript files utilizing Adobe Acrobat Distiller, but PDF’s created from InDesign will work as well.

Line Screen, Binding: 133 for 4/c ads, 280% maximum density, 120 for B&W and 2/c ads, 180% maximum density. Saddle stitch binding.

File Submission Instructions: Email preferred. Send to [email protected] Files received will be confirmed. To FTP: We recommend Hightail, a free online FTP service. Visit www.hightail.com for instructions.

For assistance call 703-582-7862.