Global Accreditation Conference

First exposure draft for the proposed changes to the AACSB accreditation standards shared and discussed

GAC (formerly the Annual Accreditation Conference)

September 15–17, 2019

Sponsorship Opportunities

Target Audience: Deans, associate and assistant deans, accreditation coordinators, department chairs, and faculty, as well as those interested in pursuing AACSB Accreditation and those with initial accreditation or continuous improvement review visits coming up in the next few years.

Expected attendance:  600+
2018 Attendance in Washington, DC, USA: 664

All sponsorship opportunities are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Programs are subject to change until the agenda is finalized. Sponsorship commitments must be received prior to July 22, 2019 in order to provide print recognition.

A special opportunity to increase the value of your support―custom designed sponsorship/advertising packages are now available with annual or multi-event commitments. Contact: Brittany Schoenberg at +1 813 367 5200 or

Due to the nature of sponsorships and the benefits received, sponsorship cancellations are not accepted.

Benefits and Recognition:

  • Logo recognition on the AACSB International website
  • Hyperlinked recognition in the event app
  • Logo recognition in the conference journal, on signage, and social media
  • Recognition from podium as appropriate, and logo displayed on pre-plenary stage screens
  • *Table provided prior to sponsored function distribution of materials or placement of materials at seats
  • Welcome reception sponsor – table-top exhibit table provided throughout the conference
Offerings Investment
Welcome Reception - Sunday 25,000 USD
Networking Luncheon - Monday* UNC Greensboro
Networking Luncheon - Tuesday* 20,000 USD
Continental Breakfast - Monday* American University
Continental Breakfast - Tuesday* 17,500 USD
Plenary I* WRDS
Plenary II or III* 15,000 USD
Hotel Room Keys: custom design on key 13,000 USD
Conference Bags: includes one insert in bags 12,500 USD
Wi-Fi: customized login password and redirect after login Towson University
Meeting Place: display table for materials in Meeting Place 10,000 USD
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Benefits and Recognition:

  • Sponsor recognition on the AACSB International website
  • Recognition in the AACSB event app
  • Sponsor recognition in the conference journal
  • Sponsor recognition on signage
  • *Table provided during sponsored refreshment break to distribute promotional materials
Offerings Investment
Refreshment Break - Monday Morning* Peregrine Global Services
Refreshment Break - Monday Afternoon* University of Toledo
Refreshment Break - Tuesday Morning* University of Baltimore
Affinity Group Refreshments: 7 groups meeting University of Delaware
Conference Journal Blow-in Card 5,000 USD
Conference Lanyards GMAC
Full Page Color Ad in Conference Journal (multiple available) 4,000 USD
  University of Baltimore
Hydration Stations in Meeting Rooms UT at San Antonio