SPONSORSHIPS

Sponsorship Options

Stand out amongst the crowd, support our members, and engage in meaningful ways with our attendees through one of these sponsorship opportunities. If you are interested in adding a sponsorship to your presence at TCEA 2025, please reach out to Sammy Unberhagen to secure your support today.

Please note that non-exhibiting companies may become a sponsor but will be assessed a $5,000 non-exhibiting fee.

Sponsorships That Get You in Front of Our Attendees

Opening Event Sponsor

$5,000 -EXCLUSIVE

Held at the end of day one, the Opening Event is designed to set the tone of TCEA 2025 and get attendees excited for what’s to come. This is not the traditional featured presentation and will be designed to entertain and engage the attendees.

You will receive sponsor recognition, be able to provide a seat drop (optional), address the audience for two to three (2-3) minutes, and introduce the speaker. Includes a table in the room to display products or marketing materials. Up to three representatives are invited to attend.

Keynote Sponsor

$5,000 -SUNDAY (AVAILABLE)

$5,000 -WEDNESDAY (AVAILABLE)

The TCEA Keynotes are the the most popular events of the entire convention. We bring in exciting speakers that draw the largest crowds outside of the exhibit hall, so you can be sure that this sponsorship opportunity will allow you to get in front of one of the largest gathering of attendees during the whole week.

You will receive recognition during the opening presentation, be able to provide a seat drop (optional), address the audience for two to three (2-3) minutes, and introduce the speaker. This opportunity also includes a 6′ table (size based on availability) in the room for you to display products or marketing materials. You will be allowed to bring up to three representatives from your company to assist in this sponsorship.

Keynotes will be on Sunday, Feb. 2 and Wednesday, Feb. 5. Sponsor one, or both!

Sponsored Presentation Room

$15,000 -LIMITED AVAILABILITY

Saturday-Wednesday access to one premium presentation room set up with furnishings from convention center inventory at TCEA 2025.

Internet (hard-wired), AV, drayage fees, and customized furnishings are not included.

Sponsored Meeting Room

$5,500 -LIMITED AVAILABILITY

Saturday-Wednesday access to one private meeting room set up with furnishings from convention center inventory at TCEA 2025.

Internet (hard-wired), AV, drayage fees, and customized furnishings are not included.

Recharge Area / Attendee Lounge

$5,000 -LIMITED AVAILABILITY

Brand a recharge or lounge area with your company’s logo and put your mark on this important, functional space where attendees connect, charge up their devices, and relax. The location of recharge or lounge areas will be added to the attendee map.

Exhibitor Showcase Presentation

$300 -GREAT VALUE

Host a 60-minute exhibitor showcase in a session room set up with basic audio/visual needs (included in the final session listing).

Available with the release of the Exhibitor Services Kit in late October.

Sponsorships for Specific Groups

Leadership Academy

$7,500 -NEW FOR 2025

The Leadership Academy is new for 2025. This is a add-on event designed just for the campus and district leaders who attend TCEA, and want to dive even deeper into the topics that matter to them. This day and a half Academy will run parallel to the rest of the Convention programming and offer exclusive content and speakers just for this group. (As well as plenty of time for them to visit the exhibit hall.)

This sponsorship will allow you to address the group for 2-3 minutes as well as be recognized as the sponsor during the Leadership Academy. This opportunity also includes a 6′ table (size based on availability) in the area for you to display products or marketing materials. You will be allowed to bring up to three representatives from your company to assist in this sponsorship and talk to the Academy attendees.

The Leadership Academy will be on Monday, Feb. 3 and half a day Tuesday, Feb. 4. 

Volunteer Sponsor

$7,500 -EXCLUSIVE

Without our volunteers, the TCEA Convention & Exposition would not run as smooth and efficiently as it does. They help us scan attendees into sessions, monitor static areas, and assist with ensuring that our attendees are having the best experience possible. 

Show your support of these people as the exclusive Volunteer Sponsor. As the sponsor, you will get your logo/message on every volunteer shirt, your logo on the signage at the volunteer check-in area, recognition on the volunteer page on the website, and a banner/logo on every email communication we send to volunteers leading up to the event.

TCEA Recognition Dinner

$3,500 -SOLD OUT

Receive two (2) seats to attend the dinner, three (3) minutes to speak to this group of influential leaders in education, and one (1) seat drop and/or content for a follow-up email to be sent to all guests after convention.

Host Hotel Event Space + 10% Off Food and Beverage

Want to host a breakfast, lunch, happy hour, or dinner? No need to search for a location or pay full price for food! Our host hotel, the Austin Marriott Downtown, has you covered with space and a 10% discount on food and beverage. Contact Sammy Unberhagen for more information.

Sponsorships That Show Off Your Brand

Name Badge Lanyard

$12,000 -EXCLUSIVE

Your logo will be printed on the badge lanyards given to every TCEA 2025 attendee. That means every attendee will see your brand at all times during the convention.

Price is inclusive of lanyard and printing costs.

Convention Bag

$20,000 -EXCLUSIVE

The Convention Bag is very popular amongst our attendees and available to each registrant when they pick up their badge. They typically use this bag throughout the week as they pick up handouts in sessions and pick up freebies and flyers in the exhibit hall.

Each bag is adorned with Convention artwork on one side and your branding on the other. You will also have the opportunity to provide a bag insert if desire. (Logo-ed promo items tend to be the most popular with our attendees.)

Water Activation Station + Water Bottle

Contact Us for Pricing -EXCLUSIVE

We introduced this activation back in 2020 and it was an immediate hit! Each attendee was given an infuser water bottle and was allowed to fill it with fruit, herbs, and water at specified times/days during the duration of the Convention.

This sponsorship includes the infuser water bottle with TCEA branding on one side and your branding on the other. The water activation station will provide fruit and water at specified times throughout the conference. You may have a representative at the station during peak times and provide promotional materials from your company at the station. The activation signage will include your logo to indicate your company as the sponsor.

Signage in the Convention Center

Contact Us for More Info -GREAT SPOTS STILL AVAILABLE

Give attendees the convention center brand journey you want them to have. Check out various branding locations around the convention center and pick and choose what’s right for you. Contact Sammy Unberhagen for more information.

Pricing varies depending on the locations and number of options chosen.

In-Kind Equipment Sponsorships

If you’re interested in making an in-kind donation or offer, please contact Sammy Unberhagen, TCEA’s Director of Exhibits, Sponsorships, and Events.

Sponsorships Inside the Exhibit Hall

Exhibit Hall Meeting Room

$5,000 -LIMITED INVENTORY

Access an exhibit hall floor meeting room with a 10’ x 20’ hard wall structure that includes a carpet, a conference table, six chairs, a wastebasket, 14” x 22” sign, and one electric connection. 20’ x 20’ meeting rooms are also available. Contact Sammy Unberhagen for more information.

Internet (hard-wired), AV, drayage fees, and customized furnishings are not included.

Exhibitor access during exhibit hall hours only (Sunday-Tuesday).

Exhibitor and Media Lounge

$5,000 -SOLD OUT

Receive two (2) seats to attend the dinner, three (3) minutes to speak to this group of influential leaders in education, and one (1) seat drop and/or content for a follow-up email to be sent to all guests after convention.

Exhibit Hall Food and Beverage Promo

$1,000PER DAY

Host a food and beverage station in or near your booth and receive recognition on the convention session listing, in a dedicated TCEA mobile app push notification, and in the convention daily news emails.
Sponsor is responsible for the cost of food and beverage.

Exhibit Hall Opening Drink Ticket

$3,000 -SUNDAY ONLY

This sponsorship will give you 200 drink tickets valid for one beverage (beer, wine, or soft drink) per ticket at an exhibit hall bar on Sunday, Feb. 2 at the designated time.

Attendees will be directed to your booth for drink tickets via the TCEA mobile app and in the convention daily news emails. 

Booth Demo Listings

$200 per Listing -GREAT VALUE

Submit scheduled presentations, product demos, or activities hosted in your booth to be included in the final conference session listing and mobile app. Maximum of five (5) listings per company.

Available with the release of the Exhibitor Services Kit in late October.

Advertise to our Attendees

Social Media Post

$1,000 – One Post
$1,500 – Two Posts
$2,250 – Three Posts
Additional Posts – $750 each

Post (photo, graphic, and/or text) on TCEA’s social media about your organization and/or convention participation before, during, or after the convention.

Convention Mobile App

Banner Ad – $1,000 
App Alert – $1,500

Use a banner ad or push notification in the TCEA 2025 mobile app to offer giveaways, announce new products, or drive booth traffic.

Convention Dailies Ad

$1,500

Get one (1) ad in a digital daily newsletter for TCEA 2025! These are sent via email to every single attendee, Saturday – Wednesday. 

One ad slot per day, availability on a first-come, first-served basis.

Attendee List

Pre-Show List – $400
Post-Show List – $550

Boost your leads with access to the attendee list, which includes attendee names, titles, organizations, mailing addresses, and email addresses. 

For attendees who opted in during registration. Attendees can opt-in for mailing addresses only, email only, or both mailing and email addresses.

TCEA 2025 Convention & Exposition | Feb. 1-5, 2025

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