NAISMA Annual Conference

The 2017 Annual Meeting is a Joint meeting between NAISMA and the Nevada Weed Management Association. Save the Dates! October 23-26, 2017 at the Nugget Hotel and Casino located in Sparks, NV just 10 minutes from the Reno airport and . 

Expected attendance at the 2017 NAISMA Annual Meeting is 400+ invasive species managers, researchers, federal, state and local agency land managers and other representatives, nonprofits, and academics. NAISMA's annual meeting sponsor and Exhibit Information below. Click here to sign up for an exhibit table and / or sponsorship. 

The 2017 Annual Meeting will highlight Western Nevada's invasive species challenges, special sessions on local, regional and federal partnerships, a Play Clean Go summit, pesticide certification course, new techniques, and communication tools.

Click here to download the draft agenda.   Call for Abstracts Deadline Extended to June 30, 3017!

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Registration Rates

EARLY Registration is available through September 1. A link to our online registration will be available by May 1, 2017.

Full Conference  $250.00
Full Conference - Student  $150.00
One-Day  $125.00
One-Day - Student  $75.00
Two-Day  $175.00
Two-Day - Student  $100.00
Tour  $60.00
Awards Dinner  $40.00
LATE Registration (Starts Sept. 2)
Full Conference  $325.00
One-Day  $175.00
Two-Day  $225.00

2017 Weed Conference Flier 1

EXHIBITOR OPPORTUNITIES

Read below for exhibit options. Click here to register.

All Table, Nonprofit and Booth Exhibitors will receive the following benefits:

  • Logo placement on conference website
  • Name and logo displayed in conference program and at plenary luncheon
  • Exhibit booth or display table space
  • Exhibitor ribbons on name tags
  • One full conference registration ($250 value!)
  • Up to two additional registrations for $175 each
  • Logo placement on conference website

Booth Exhibitor: $900

  • A draped, 10’ x 10’ exhibit area, with one clothed and draped 8’ table
  • A second full complementary registration

Table Exhibitor: $595

  • One clothed and draped 8’ table plus 2 chairs

Nonprofit Exhibitor: $400

  • Same benefits as regular Table Exhibitor

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

All Annual Meeting Sponsors receive the following benefits:

  • Logo placement on conference announcements, publications and website with a link to your website
  • Logo displayed in conference program
  • Logo displayed on prominent signage at the event
  • Exhibit booth space ($900 value!)
  • Sponsor ribbons on name badges to recognize your company’s contribution

Additional benefits per tiered sponsor level include:

Prevention Sponsor: $1,250

  • Receive 2complimentary full conference registrations
  • Your company will be recognized as a sponsor of a concurrent session
  • Your company logo will appear on signage outside the session room

Identification Sponsor: $2,500

  • Receive 4complimentary full conference registrations
  • Your company will sponsor a morning or afternoon break during which all attendees will see your logo prominently displayed at the refreshment area
  • Quarter-page ad in conference program

Plan of Attack Sponsor: $5,000

  • Receive 6 complimentary full conference registrations
  • Your company will sponsor the Monday Welcome Reception or Tuesday Exhibitor Reception
  • All attendees will see your company name in several locations during lunch
  • Half-page ad in conference program
  • In addition—your company logo will be displayed on the third tier of sponsor logos on a take-home keepsake that all 350+ attendees will receive

Control Sponsor: $7,500

  • Receive 8 complimentary full conference registrations
  • Your company will sponsor the Wednesday Lunch
  • All attendees will recognize your company name in several locations around the buffet area; speaking opportunity at the reception
  • Half-page ad in conference program
  • In addition —Your company logo on will be displayed on second tier of sponsor logos on a take-home keepsake that all 500+ attendees will receive

Eradication Sponsor: $10,000

  • Receive 12 complimentary full conference registrations
  • Your company will sponsor the Wednesday Awards Dinner
  • Company logo will appear on screen during the plenary
  • In addition—Your company logo on the top tier of sponsor logos on a take-home keepsake that all 500+ attendees will receive
  • Full-page ad in conference program
  • AND—a speaking opportunity during the Wednesday Awards Dinner

Additional or partial sponsorship opportunities are available such as sponsoring the tour, a break, special session, reception, or other marketing opportunity. 

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Belle Bergner, NAISMA Executive Director

Phone: 414.967.1350 email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.