Sponsorship and Tabletop Exhibit Opportunities


Increase your company’s visibility at the 2nd Annual SHIPPINGInsight Fleet Optimization Conference on October 22-24, 2013 at the Sheraton Stamford Hotel, Connecticut. Each sponsorship includes your company’s 100-word description and hyperlinked logo on our website; acknowledgement in promotional and onsite materials, and also during the program by the conference chairman; and appropriate signages at the conference.


Precon Networking Reception $3000
A casual event where attendees connect with their industry colleagues after picking up their conference materials.
Wednesday Breakfast $3000
Be the hero by providing the first meal of the day to get the conference off to a great start.
Wednesday Welcome Lunch $4500
You’re on the spotlight during the first day all hands-on-deck welcome lunch.
Wednesday Networking Reception $5000 SOLD to ABS
Get brand recognition during this two-and-a-half hour networking reception featuring refreshments and deluxe hors d’oeuvres.

Thursday Breakfast $3000
Be the buzz at the second day’s first meal.
Thursday Networking Lunch $4500
Great visibility at the last function of the conference.
Official Conference Program and Tote Bag $5000
Get maximimum exposure. Your company logo will be prominently displayed on the front cover of the program and on the conference tote bag.

Wednesday Networking Refreshment Breaks $1500 (two sponsorship opportunities available) SOLD to DNV and Transas
Conference-wide visibility during the first day mid-morning and afternoon refreshment
Thursday Networking Refreshment Break $1500
Conference-wide visibility during the second day mid-morning refreshment breaks.

Tabletop exhibit space sells for $995, and exhibitors get a $200 discount off applicable registration rate. LIMITED spaces left!

GOLD LEVEL SPONSORS – Free tabletop and $200 off registration
SILVER LEVEL SPONSORS – Get 50% discount on tabletop and $200 off registration.

No multiple discounts will be given. Interested? Please contact Frank Soccoli at fsoccoli@shippinginsight.com or 434.295.6642.

Download the rate sheet: Rev_SHI2013 Sponsorship and Tabletop Info


The agenda below is tentative and is subject to change.

22 October, Tuesday

  • Registration
  • Preconference Networking Event
  • Tabletop Exhibits

23 October, Wednesday

  • Registration
  • Breakfast
  • Keynote Speaker
  • Panel 1: Meeting the Environmental Challenge
  • Coffee Break
  • Panel 2: Efficient Ship Design
  • Extended Lunch and Tabletop Exhibits
  • Panel 3: Fuel and Propulsion Management
  • Coffee Break
  • Panel 4: System Monitoring and Maintenance Management
  • Conference Reception and Networking Event | Tabletop Exhibits

24 October, Thursday

  • Breakfast
  • Keynote Speaker
  • Open Forum: Managing Organizational Change
  • Panel 5: Voyage Optimization
  • Coffee Break
  • Panel 6: Ship Performance Optimization
  • Extended Lunch and Tabletop Exhibits