Visibility Opportunities

The Independent Sector Conference is the most important networking event in the charitable sector. It brings together more than 1,100 influential leaders from nonprofits, foundations, and corporations of every size and mission.

This year’s conference, New Frontiers, will take place November 16-18 in Washington, DC at the Washington Hilton. We are pleased to offer a wide range of creative opportunities to maximize your visibility, show your support for the charitable community, and present innovative solutions that can help organizations thrive.

Sponsored Breakout Session


4 sessions left

To reserve your session, please contact
Matt Perdoni

Sponsored breakout sessions are your chance to create conference content all your own, and let you choose a topic, format, and audience best suited to educate attendees about your transformative ideas and engage them about finding solutions to the critical issues of our time. Each session is fully integrated into the regular conference program, positioning you among other key thought leaders and giving you direct access to the influential leaders in the charitable community. And whether it’s showing decision makers how to improve operations or helping position organizations to accomplish important social outcomes, we’ll work with your team to craft a session that speaks to the missions of our 1,100+ attendees.

Benefits include:

  • 90-minute timeslot and room space equipped to meet your specific needs.
  • Profile on the conference webpage with your name, logo, and information about your session.
  • Featured placement in the conference program and opportunities to engage virtually with attendees via The Hub networking platform.
  • Full page ad and digital branding opportunities.
  • One conference registration and discounted rates on additional registrations.

Ignition Sessions


3 sessions left

To reserve your session, please contact
Matt Perdoni

Ignition Sessions are a prime opportunity to show prospective clients the value your services and products can deliver to their organizations. This offering is perfect for businesses with solutions designed for nonprofit consumers, social entrepreneurs looking to grow brand recognition and fast-track product adoption, and anyone interested in face-to-face interaction with executives and high-level staff from the world’s most energized nonprofits, foundations, and corporate giving programs.

Benefits include:

  • 60-minute timeslot and room space equipped to meet your needs.
  • Profile on the conference webpage with your name, logo, and information about your session.
  • One complimentary conference registration.

Branding on The Hub Webpage & Mobile App

Packages starting at $4,250
(maximum 8 available)

The Hub is the vibrant social network for the Independent Sector National Conference. Through their phones, tablets, and laptops, attendees use The Hub webpage and mobile app to customize their schedules, send messages to speakers and other attendees, schedule meetings, and keep up with the latest conference news. We’ll work with you to design a package that maximizes brand exposure across these digital platforms, making this is one of the premier opportunities for visibility at New Frontiers.

Promotion in the Conference Program

25% off for Exhibitors

  • Full Page: $2,500
  • Half Page: $1,500
  • Quarter Page: $950

The conference program, available both digitally and in print, is a crucial resource for attendees as they plan their schedule. As they are thinking about their conference experience, make sure they are thinking about you as well.

Tote Bag Inserts

25% off for Exhibitors
Upon arrival, attendees are greeted with a tote bag filled with everything they need to know about the conference – plus anything you’d like them to see.

  • Full page color inserts: $3,150Spread your message and promote your products or services with a printed flyer. Inserts to be supplied by you and shipped as directed by IS.
  • Custom promotional items: $3,150Grab the attention of attendees with branded items designed and produced in collaboration with one of our partner vendors.

Host an On-Site Event

Please call for details and pricing

With so many sector leaders and practitioners in one place, the 2016 National Conference is the perfect opportunity to convene your own event – from focus groups, to board meetings, to after-hours receptions, and training sessions. Customize a package based on your desired audience and planning needs. Limited space is available before, during, and after the conference.

To reserve your session, for additional information, or for special package rates, please contact
Matt Perdoni | 202-467-6128