_Partners and Sponsorship

About

Colorado State University’s Veterinary Continuing Education program at the Translational Medicine Institute (TMI) is dedicated to supporting innovative and advanced graduate continuing education. Our 12-station teaching laboratory is equipped with Karl Storz endoscopy towers, Arthrex arthroscopy towers, Sontec surgical instruments as well as the most advanced imaging modalities. These features make the TMI a prime venue for a variety of veterinary courses focusing on endoscopic procedures, large, small and exotic animal courses found nowhere else in the world.  For the last 20 years, Colorado State University (CSU) has maintained an admirable record of hosting graduate courses, training thousands of veterinarians world-wide. 

Partnership

Invitation to become a Partner

We’re looking for educational partners. If you are an organization looking for a venue to host the highest quality educational experiences, or if you think your members/employees would benefit from having a course set up, designed, and delivered for your people, then we would like to talk to you about becoming a partner with the CSU Veterinary Continuing Education and the Translational Medicine Institute. If you are a non-profit organization, consider becoming an Educational Partner. If you are a for-profit organization, then consider becoming an Industry Partner.

Educational Partner Benefits

Upon becoming an educational partner, your organization will receive:

  • Preferred status for booking dates and flexibility for re-booking events should unforeseeable circumstances prevent the ability for the event to move forward
  • Discounted pricing when booking the TMI
  • Discounted registration for your members
  • Recognition on all documentation that makes reference to our partners (website, printed materials, etc.)
  • Cross-promotion opportunities to drive traffic to your website

Industry Partner Benefits

  • Preferred status for booking dates and flexibility for re-booking events should unforeseeable circumstances prevent the ability for the event to move forward
  • Sponsorship options and pricing that are only available to our Industry Partners
  • Discounted pricing when booking the TMI
  • Discounted registration for your members
  • Recognition on all documentation that makes reference to our partners (website, printed materials, etc.)
  • Cross-promotion opportunities to drive traffic to your website
  • Additional options include

Conditions of Partnership

Every partnership is unique, but in general we’re looking for organizations that are committed to the highest quality of education. Here are specific requirements:

  • Assistance promoting courses through your organization’s channels
  • Cross promotion of events, where applicable.
  • Minimum 3 courses per year contracted by partner to unlock partnership pricing

Sponsorship

Are you looking to have connect with some of the most advanced practitioners in veterinary medicine, the kind of people who are improving their skillset and their practice, then we would like to talk with you about sponsoring courses that are run by CSU’s Veterinary Continuing Education team (i.e., not courses that are organized by an outside group).

Individual Opportunities

Table displays in the:

  • continuing education lab                                                    $300
  • lounge                                                                                     $250

Speaking opportunities during the event (max 5mins each)             $150/opportunity

  • Introduction in the morning
  • During the break                    
  • During lunch
  • At the end of the day

Decals on site for the duration of the course (each)

  • Floor at entrance to the TMI                                                  $150
  • TMI entrance doors                                                                $150
  • Lounge doors (inside and outside lounge doors)                   $200
  • Windows in CE lab (between locker rooms and lab space)   $250

Logos on the

  • registration website $100
  • agenda distributed to attendees                                            $50
  • video screen in the lounge during the          
    • morning welcome                                                       $50
    • break                                                                           $50
    • lunch                                                                           $50

Packages

Bronze ($650 value)                                        $500

  • Table display in the lounge
  • One speaking opportunity
  • Decal on floor at entrance of the TMI
  • Logo on the registration site

Silver ($1300 value)                                        $1000

  • Table display in the lounge
  • Two speaking opportunities
  • Decals on lounge entrance and exit and one on lab window
  • Logo on registration website and agenda

Gold ($2050 value)                                         $1500

  • Table display in the lab
  • Three speaking opportunities
  • Two decals on floor and windows at entrance to the TMI and two windows in CE lab
  • Logo on registration site, agenda, and on screen in lounge

Additional Sponsorship Opportunities

There are additional sponsorship opportunities that are available. Each of these can be negotiated with the team at CSU Vet CE. Appropriate acknowledgement for the sponsor will be included in the sponsorship agreement.

  1. Online Course Sponsorship
    • There are opportunities for sponsoring individual courses (both creation and distribution) and for sponsoring the learning management platform as a whole.
    • Estimated sponsorship amounts will be dependent on the cost to produce the course.
  2. Speaking Event Sponsorship
    • We will be hosting speaking engagements with people from across the industry. Sponsorship is available for these with a variety of options, ranging from simple signage to covering the cost of food or the speaker.
  3. Course Speaker Sponsorship
    • Some of our courses involve bringing in speakers from across the world. Sponsors are encouraged to connect with us about this opportunity.