Sponsors & Partners


The Network of the Future® 2018 conference in Plano, Texas offers a wide range of sponsorship, marketing and partner opportunities that combine creativity with efficacy to connect your company and your connectivity solutions, with the right set of buyers.

If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities, here’s how you can get involved. Download our Network of the Future 2018 sponsorship prospectus and rate card or reach out directly to the TIA sales team at sponsorships@tiaonline.org for more information and to secure your sponsorship today.

The 2018 Network of the Future® conference centers on the essential infrastructure foundations for accelerating connectivity across every industry and market. We offer various ways to connect to your current and potential buyers.



Opportunities that create a dynamic environment to network and to share concepts and technologies with targeted audiences. Options may include the TIA Board of Directors dinner, lunches, networking receptions, etc.


Bringing together professionals to inform, share tools, technologies and future solutions. Options may include individual panel discussions, TIA NOW programming, working group meetings and more.


Impression sponsorships build excitement and create awareness through creative image placement and promotion. Options may include conference bags, lanyards, badges, signage, coffee breaks, etc.


Sponsorships for the Network of the Future® 2018 are uniquely packaged to meet your company’s business objectives and can be customized to meet your specific goals. As a sponsor, certain levels of investment offer your company benefits and provide additional marketing exposure ahead of, during and post conference.

The levels of sponsorship and the corresponding benefits for this year’s event are:


Platinum Gold Silver Bronze
Panel Speaker or Panel Introduction x x
Full Conference Registrations 6 5 4 3
TIA NOW Executive Interview x x x
Mobile App Advertisement x x x x
Short Take Presentation Slot x
Technology Showcase 10 x 10 x
Dedicated Banner – Public Location x
On-site Dedicated Window Cling x
Delegate List x x
Company Logo on Screen Ahead of General Sessions x x x x
Online Branding Recognition x x x x
Logo Inclusion in Event Emails x x x x
Sponsorship Cost $25,000 $15,000 $10,000 $7,000


The benefits to sponsorship are numerous and certain levels of investment offer your company additional opportunities to expand your brand’s reach by adding on to a sponsorship package with one or more additional a la carte items.

Options from $10,000 – $15,000

  • Panel Speaker/Moderator
  • TIA NOW Panel Sponsorship
  • TIA Board Dinner and/or Reception
  • Panel Introduction
  • Think Tank
  • TIA Member Lounge
  • Exclusive Breakfast or Lunch
  • Day 2 AT&T Reception Co-Sponsor
  • Lanyards – Exclusive

Options from $6,000 – $9,999

  • Day 1 Reception Co-Sponsor
  • Short Takes Presentation
  • Window/Wall Clings, Banners

Options from $5,000 or less

  • Coffee Breaks
  • Charging Stations
  • Mobile App – Exclusive
  • Mobile App Banner Ad
  • TIA NOW Executive Interview
  • Conference Bags – Exclusive
  • Showcase Space 10×10
  • Onsite Meeting Room
  • Window/Wall Clings, Banners
  • Network of the Future Technology Showcase

Network of the Future Technology Showcase

What technologies, business models, and deployments are shaping the Network of the Future? One of our sponsorship add-on opportunities affords companies to take part in this year’s exhibit showcase where the latest innovations and essential tools for creating next-generation networks will be featured. If your company is at the leading edge of ICT you won’t want to miss the opportunity to be part of our Technology Showcase.

Let us work with you to create the right fit for maximum impact on your budget. Contact our sales team at sponsorships@tiaonline.org to learn more.