Utility Management Conference 2016

February 24–27, 2016
Hilton San Diego Bayfront
San Diego, California

Sponsorship Opportunities


Being a conference sponsor leverages your business presence and brand image in front of more than 500 key water and wastewater managers and professionals in your market base. Sponsorships enhance your company’s visibility and create greater awareness for your branding, products and/or services in the minds of the conference attendees. 

Benefit from an integrated marketing and promotional campaign that positions your organization as a premier source for solutions and advice. Each opportunity offers multiple branding exposures before, during and after the show at price points designated for any marketing plan. Don’t miss your chance to attract their attention with this marketing investment.

Sponsors are required to review the License for Sponsoring prior to signing the Sponsor Reservation & Contract. Additionally, the sponsor agrees to all the terms and conditions of this License.  

Sponsorship Benefits

Overall Sponsor Benefits*  

  • Logo listed on sponsor page of onsite program
  • Logo enhanced online sponsorship directory listing, including hyperlink to company website
  • on the conference home page
  • Complete mobile app listing, including logo, description, and PDF upload capability
  • Branding on signage recognizing all sponsors on display for the duration of the conference
  • Logo recognition on corresponding sponsor slide at the Opening General Session
  • Pre-registered and final attendee lists in Excel format
  • Sponsor badge ribbons

*Overall sponsor benefits are included with all opportunities, except hotel sponsorships and onsite advertising.

Sponsorship Opportunities: 

Conference-Wide Sponsorships
Platinum (exclusive)         SOLD
Gold (exclusive)
Silver (exclusive)
Bronze (available to three sponsors)  

Tote Bags (exclusive) production included      SOLD
Lanyards (exclusive) production included       SOLD
Giveaway Item of Your Choice (exclusive) production included   
Conference Proceedings on USB (exclusive) production included
Hotel Key Cards (exclusive) distribution only

* Order Deadline: January 8, 2016

Electronic Sponsorships
Mobile App Overall (exclusive)
Mobile App Banner (available to three sponsors) 

Events & Programming
Workshop Refreshment Breaks
Opening General Session
Refreshment Breaks
Conference Luncheon
Networking Reception
NEW Meet the Speakers Event 

Onsite Advertising
Meter Board
Tote Bag Insert

Hotel Sponsorships
Hotel Guest Room Door Drop per night (distribution only)
Custom Hotel Recognition

See Sponsorship Brochure for details.   

How To Sponsor

 1.  View sponsorship opportunities that connects your company with the audience you want to reach and that fits your desired level of recognition and budget.  

2.  Submit your sponsorship reservation and contract as early as possible to take advantage of all pre-conference and onsite recognition.


Sponsorship Sales Contact

Questions about Sponsoring? 

      Sarah Evans Moretti 
      Manager, Exhibition Sales      
      phone: 703-684-2466
      email: smoretti@wef.org  

Already a Sponsor?

     Jean Huh
     Sponsorship Coordinator
     phone: 703-684-2468
     email: jhuh@wef.org