partnerships and sponsorships

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 a Corporate Partner.

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

our Educational Partners

Corporate partners

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).

Packages

Course Title Sponsor

$ 5000
  • As the title sponsor, you will have exclusivity to promote your products in our course. We will work with you to determine the appropriate and respectful acknowledgement for your contribution. At minimum, this will include the gold package above, but will also ensure that there are no other sponsors at the event.
Most Impact

gold

$ 1500
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$2450 value

silver

$ 1200
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$1550 value

Bronze

$ 750
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$1100 value

Individual Opportunities

continuing education lab table display

$ 400
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lounge table display

$ 400
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speaking opportunities during the event

$ 150
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decals on site

$ 200
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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.

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.

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.

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.

In-Kind Sponsorship

We accept equipment donations and in exchange highlight the benefits of your products. Please contact us for specific details about in-kind sponsorship opportunities. 

For more information about each of these opportunities, please contact our CE Coordinator, Geri Baker at geri.baker@colostate.edu

Educational Partnership for Non-Profits

Terms of Educational Partnership:

  1. Promote CSUVETCE on your organization’s website as a Partner in Education
  2. Assistance in promoting courses through your organization’s channels (website, email, newsletters, or other avenues) as determined in the partnership agreement.
  3. Cross promotion of events, where applicable.

    

Benefits of Educational Partnership:

  1. Listing as an Educational Partner on CSUVETCE website
  2. Preferred status for booking dates and flexibility for re-booking events
  3. Discounted pricing when booking the TMI Facility
  4. Discounted registration for your members for all courses organized by CSUVETCE
  5. Listing as an Educational Partner on all CSUVETCE documentation referencing our partnerships (website, printed materials, etc.)
  6. Discounted exhibit tables and assistance in on site marketing materials

Corporate Partnership

Terms of Corporate Partnership:

  1. Valid for one year from date of agreement. Renewable as long as both parties agree.
  2. Promote CSUVETCE on your organization’s website as a Partner in Education
  3. Assistance in promoting courses through your organization’s channels (website, emails adds or other); as determined in the partnership agreement.
  4. Cross promotion of events, where applicable.
  5. Donation of supplies and or equipment for courses as determined in the partnership agreement.

 

Benefits of Corporate Partnership:

  1. Listing as a Corporate Partner on CSUVETCE website
  2. Preferred status for booking dates and flexibility for re-booking events
  3. Discounted pricing when booking the TMI facility
  4. Listed as a Corporate Partner on all CSUVETCE documentation referencing partnerships (website, printed materials, etc.)
  5. 20% discount on all sponsorship opportunities
  6. Exclusivity of event sponsorship
  7. Discounted exhibit tables and assistance in on site marketing materials.

As the title sponsor, you will have exclusivity to promote your products in our course. We will work with you to determine the appropriate and respectful acknowledgement for your contribution. At minimum, this will include the gold package above, but will also ensure that there are no other sponsors at the event.

Gold ($2450 value)                                         $1,500

  • Table display in the lab
  • One speaking opportunity
  • One decal on floor and one on window at entrance to the lounge and two windows in CE lab
  • Logo on registration site, agenda, and on screen in lounge

Silver ($1550 value)                                        $1,200

  • Table display in the lounge
  • One speaking opportunity
  • Three decals: one on each of the lounge entrance and exits and one on lab window
  • Logo on registration website and agenda

Bronze ($1100 value)                                      $750

  • Table display in the lounge
  • One speaking opportunity (5 mins)
  • One decal (approximately 36” x 36”) on floor at entrance of the Lounge
  • Logo on the registration site

Lab Table Display – $400

Your table will be set up in the lab area where participants will be spending most of their time.

Table spaces are limited, so you will have direct access to the participants.

Tables are approximately 3’x5′ and can be draped with your logo or we can provide a drape for you. In addition, there is room for a 2’x6′ popup banner. 

Lounge Table Display – $400

Your table will be set up in the break and meal area that all participants will be using.

Table spaces are limited, so you will have direct access to the participants.

Tables are approximately 3’x5′ and can be draped with your logo or we can provide a drape for you. In addition, there is room for a 2’x6′ popup banner. 

Speaking Opportunity – $150

Have a novel product or technique that you would like to share? Would you like to address our attendees during one of our courses?

Limited speaking opportunities are available. Please contact us if you are interested in learning more. 

Decals/Logos On Site  – $200

Our learning areas are set up so that participants will see your logos throughout the event. Key areas, such as the lab space and the doors in and out of the lab, are available to place your logo. Average size is approximately 2-3 ft x 2-3ft. Please contact us to learn more.