IBEX distributes two emails per month to registered and prospective visitors. These ads would also be included in the on-site daily emails. This exclusive opportunity includes June- September and all three show days.
Have your logo and booth number on loop on all the LCD flat screens throughout the Tampa Convention Center.
Have your video on loop on all the LCD flat screens throughout the Tampa Convention Center all three days of IBEX
Have your logo included with the static Schedule of Events on the multimedia screens. BONUS: This opportunity includes your logo on the Schedule of Events on our Website and Official Show Directory- digital and print versions.
Thousands of visitors, exhibitors, and media regularly visit IBEX's website year-round to access information about the show and marine industry news. Last year: Jan - Dec 2018: 238,500 page views, 76,524 users. Our rotating web ads give you exposure on every page of our site. Web Ad Size: 728x90 px
Banner ads are sold monthly.
The IBEX Industry Awards Breakfast is a packed house with hundreds of industry professionals and extensive media coverage. Sponsorship includes five complimentary tickets (a $200 value), reserved VIP seating, acknowledgement in the breakfast agenda, inclusion in the pre-breakfast presentation and a thank-you announcement made during the breakfast. Breakfast sponsors can provide a give-away for placement in the breakfast bags. Only four Industry Award Breakfast sponsorships are available.
We are offering all NMEA members a very unique opportunity to draw attention to their exhibit and connected products. As an NMEA member located within NMEA's Connected Boat Experience you can now have your certified NMEA 2000 products CONNECTED to the NMEA 2000 backbone running throughout the Pavilion.
Exhibitors who participate in NMEA's Connected Boat Experience receive:
*The ability to CONNECT your certified NMEA 2000 products in your booth to the NMEA backbone.
*A prominent floor sticker in front of your booth to identify that your exhibit is CONNECTED.
*Your company logo on NMEA's Connected Boat Experience IBEX Show web page.
*Your company logo in the official Show Directory promoting NMEA's Connected Boat Experience.
Sponsor this interactive display and get targeted exposure. This is an exclusive opportunity.
Feed the press and maybe they'll write about you! This is a great way to spend time with the qualified industry media at IBEX. Breakfast available on Wednesday only. Cost is for access to media, catering costs are additional and the sponsors responsibility.
Feed the press and maybe they'll write about you! Use this opportunity to pitch your new products to the media in a unique and private setting. This is a great way to spend time with the qualified industry media at IBEX. Lunch is available on Tuesday and Wednesday during the show. Cost is for access to media, catering costs are additional and the sponsors responsibility.
Tech Talk Theater Sponsor is an exclusive opportunity. In addition to being on the theater signage as the Theater sponsor you will be listed as a show sponsor with your logo on the web site and in the Official Show Directory. As the sponsor you receive 2 time slots and first rights to select day and time.
Tech Talk Workshops are short presentations and/or live demos of your new product, process or technology. They are 45 minutes and take place in either of our two Theater locations- 3rd or 1st floor exhibits. They are free for attendees, the cost for exhibitors to participate is $350. AV is provided.
Tech Talk Workshops are short presentations and/or live demos of your new product, process or technology. They are 45 minutes and take place in the Tech Talk Theater located in the 800 aisle of the third floor exhibit hall. They are free for visitors, the cost for exhibitors to participate is $350. AV is provided.
After submitting your order please complete the Tech Talk Time Slot form located in your exhibitor console- under Exhibitor Forms. You will be asked to provide us your Title, Description (50 words or less), name of Presenters and to upload your company logo.
These IBEX opportunities are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Contact your sales rep if you have any questions.
Have your logo printed on visitor badges for specific industry segments.
Want to send a message/invite to a specific visitor segment? This feature prints an additional badge with the visitor's show badge that contains your message, which can be targeted to one of IBEX's specific visitor segments.
Want to send a show site message to all IBEX visitors? This feature prints an additional badge with the visitor's show badge that contains your message.
Hanging banners can really pack a punch since they can seen from several levels and locations. Call your sales rep to discuss which banner opportunity is right for you.
Be a step ahead of your competition and get valuable traction with these dock stickers.
Be a step ahead of your competition and get valuable traction with these floor stickers.
Be a step ahead of your competition and get valuable traction with these floor stickers at exhibit area entrance locations.
Be seen throughout the Tampa Convention Center
Be a step ahead of your competition and get valuable traction with these floor stickers located in the on site registration area.
Get your company name into the hands and minds of 600–700 IBEX seminar attendees and presenters with bag inserts handed directly to the marine professionals involved the IBEX Seminar Series. These are men and women who engage on a daily basis with the marine industry as naval architects and engineers, surveyors, boatyard staff, and management personnel. The pass-along rate of a respected industry veteran wearing a baseball cap with your logo is priceless. Suggested affordable bag inserts include USB drives, water bottles, luggage tags, beer/soda koozies, lip balm, coasters, sticky notes, or even a welcomed piece of candy wrapped in your colors and graphics. * Literature can be included along with a give-away only.
Exhibitor will need to supply 700 . * Items must be approved.
Exhibitor to supply 700 notepads and pens.
Be a step ahead of your competition and get valuable traction with these floor stickers at the entrance to the third floor exhibits area.
Valuable advertising in everyone's view, visitors can't miss these window cling advertisements.
Your company logo is displayed on the IBEX Mobile App splash screen. Every visitor launching the IBEX app sees your company's logo. Plus, your logo is displayed in the top right of the home screen above the dashboard icons.
Have every IBEX visitor wearing your company name around their neck. Lanyards are the most popular form of displaying badges used by visitors. Lanyards are distributed to every visitor! Sponsoring exhibitor must provide approximately 10,000 printed lanyards for distribution in addition to sponsorship cost.
The most popular question during IBEX is …. "Is there free WiFi?" The answer is YES, and our WiFi sponsor's logo/ad will pop up every time anyone logs on to use the free IBEX WiFi available throughout the Tampa Convention Center.
Large cling advertising creates a highly visable opportunity to get your message out to the thousands of industry professionals who use the escalators all three days of IBEX.
This lounge is located in the high traffic area of the first floor lobby. Included are 2 two-sided backlit fabric banners, comfortable couch seating with attached charging stations.
Sponsor a coffee station and lounge in the Seminar Series halls of the Tampa Convention Center. Your logo will be included in the lounge signs and in our promotional campaign. Plus, you can display your company's marketing literature to visitors.
Located just outside the entrances to the third floor exhibits, this floating lounge space offers you the opportunity to create your own unique lounge. With approximately 700 sq. feet of space to work with you can make a huge splash at IBEX 2020.
IBEX VIP Lounge
The IBEX VIP Lounge will be limited to IBEX visitors who meet a certain criteria, specifically marine buyers, purchasing agents and C-level decision makers. VIP status provides privacy for meetings, and a comfortable setting to take a break, have a bite to eat, and network with other VIPS. Limited sponsorships will be sold.
Company logo on entrance unit/desk or meter board inside or outside of the lounge.
Company logo on web site and show directory sponsor thank you page.
2 VIP passes to the lounge
VIP Lounge Lighting Sponsor
The IBEX VIP Lounge will be limited to IBEX visitors who meet a certain criteria, specifically marine buyers, purchasing agents and C-level decision makers. VIP status provides privacy for meetings, and and a comfortable setting to take a break, have a bite to eat, and network with other VIPS. Limited sponsorships will be sold.
Company logo displayed prominently within the lounge
Company logo on VIP Lounge web page
Company literature available for distribution in VIP Lounge.
Digital advertising on tables and walls.
Charging station branding.
5 VIP passes to the lounge
IBEX is owned & produced by
National Marine Manufacturers Association & RAI Amsterdam
The International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference
231 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 2050
Chicago, IL 60604 USA
IBEX is for the TRADE ONLY. No one under 18 years of age, including infants, will be admitted.
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