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Spring Conference

The 26th Annual Section of Dispute Resolution Spring Conference  is the largest ADR conference in the world, attracting up to 500+ participants. Our attendees gather to learn the latest in dispute resolution techniques and trends, exchange ideas with experts and peers, and strengthen their professional relationships.

The 26th Annual ABA Section of Dispute Resolution Spring Conference will be held in-person April 10-13 in San Diego, CA at Westin San Diego Gaslamp Quarter. This event brings together the nation’s top dispute resolution professionals, including arbitrators, mediators, negotiators, practitioners, court administrators, educators, and legal professionals.

Diamond Sponsor | $15,000

Diamond sponsors receive exclusive exposure opportunities to connect with and increase visibility to our attendees. As a Diamond sponsor, you receive:

  • Six complimentary conference registrations, including reception tickets
  • One large (3 foot by 2 foot) individualized, and unique to the sponsor, poster at the registration desk featuring the sponsor’s logos
  • Advanced registration list (name only)
  • Lanyard representation
  • Tabletop exhibit display in the exhibit hall (includes 6 foot table for display)
  • One full-page advertisement in the fall 2024 issue of Dispute Resolution Magazine, the quarterly magazine of the Section of Dispute Resolution, distributed to 12,000 members and subscribers
  • A banner ad in the conference app including 500 users and 60,000 impressions
  • Conference app organizational information within the app
  • Logo recognition via the conference registration page and link to site
  • Logo recognition via the conference brochure and link to site
  • Pre-conference e-blasts (with a link to the sponsor’s web site)
  • Logo recognition on Section LinkedIn page
  • Conference email and push notifications to attendees. Each day of the conference the ABA will email all attendees and use push notifications on the app. Sponsor’s name and logo will be prominently displayed on each communication.
  • Verbal recognition at the award ceremony
  • Opportunity to be featured on a podcast or webinar leading up to the event

Please note: 2024 Exhibit Hall tables have sold out at capacity. To sponsor at this level, please contact staff at [email protected] for alternate exposure opportunities.

Platinum Sponsor | $10,000

As a Platinum sponsor, you receive:

  • Four complimentary conference registrations, including reception tickets
  • Poster advertisement (22” x 25”) at registration
  • Tabletop exhibit display in the exhibit hall
  • Advanced registration list (name only)
  • One half-page advertisement in the fall 2024 issue of Dispute Resolution Magazine, the quarterly magazine of the Section of Dispute Resolution, distributed to 12,000 members and subscribers.
  • Logo recognition via the conference registration page and link to site
  • Logo recognition via the conference brochure and link to site
  • Logo recognition on Section LinkedIn page
  • Logo recognition on the conference app
  • Pre-conference e-blasts (with a link to the sponsor’s web site)
  • Opportunity to be featured on a podcast or webinar leading up to the event

Please note: 2024 Exhibit Hall tables have sold out at capacity. To sponsor at this level, please contact staff at [email protected] for alternate exposure opportunities.

Practice Building Workshop Sponsor | $6,000

Our Practice Building Workshop will be an exclusive opportunity for attendees who are interested in developing their own path and pursuing their professional development. Our Practice Building Workshop sponsors will receive a table at the workshop, where they will have the exclusive opportunity to connect with attendees to discuss their product or service. As a sponsor at this level, you receive:

  • Three complimentary conference registrations, including reception tickets
  • Tabletop exhibit display at the Practice-Building Workshop
  • Signage and logo recognition within workshop ballroom
  • Verbal recognition by moderator during workshop programs
  • One quarter-page advertisement in the fall 2024 issue of Dispute Resolution Magazine, the quarterly magazine of the Section of Dispute Resolution, distributed to 12,000 members and subscribers.
  • Logo recognition via the conference registration page and link to site
  • Logo recognition via the conference brochure and link to site
  • Logo recognition on Section LinkedIn page
  • Logo recognition on the conference app
  • Pre-conference e-blasts (with a link to the sponsor’s web site)
  • Choice of special event sponsorship: Legal Educators Colloquium Program or Court ADR Symposium
  • Opportunity to be featured on a podcast or webinar leading up to the event

Gold Sponsor | $5,000

As a Gold sponsor, you receive:

  • Three complimentary conference registrations, including reception tickets
  • Poster advertisement with other Gold sponsors at registration
  • Tabletop exhibit display in the exhibit hall
  • One quarter-page advertisement in the fall 2024 issue of Dispute Resolution Magazine, the quarterly magazine of the Section of Dispute Resolution, distributed to 12,000 members and subscribers.
  • Logo recognition via the conference registration page and link to site
  • Logo recognition via the conference brochure and link to site
  • Logo recognition on Section LinkedIn page
  • Logo recognition on the conference app
  • Pre-conference e-blasts (with a link to the sponsor’s web site)
  • Choice of special event sponsorship: Legal Educators Colloquium Program or Court ADR Symposium
  • Opportunity to be featured on a podcast or webinar leading up to the event

Please note: 2024 Exhibit Hall tables have sold out at capacity. To sponsor at this level, please contact staff at [email protected] for alternate exposure opportunities.

Silver Sponsor | $2,500

As a Silver sponsor, you receive:

  • Two complimentary conference registrations, including reception tickets
  • Poster advertisement with other Silver sponsors at registration
  • Logo recognition via the conference registration page and link to site
  • Logo recognition via the conference brochure and link to site
  • Logo recognition on Section LinkedIn page
  • Logo recognition on the conference app
  • Pre-conference e-blasts (with a link to the sponsor’s web site)

Bronze Sponsor | $1,500

As a Bronze sponsor, you receive:

  • One complimentary conference registration, including reception ticket
  • Logo recognition via the conference registration page and link to site
  • Logo recognition via the conference brochure and link to site
  • Logo recognition on Section LinkedIn page
  • Logo recognition on the conference app
  • Pre-conference e-blasts (with a link to the sponsor’s web site)

Friend of the Conference | Under $1,500

Show your support for the 26th Annual Spring Conference! As a “Friend of the Conference,” you’ll receive:

  • Recognition via the conference registration page and link to site

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