Become a Sponsor

The OSA® Chapter at CREOL is proud to be hosting IONS® Orlando 2019. The goal of this conference is to support the next generation of optics professionals through professional development workshops, technical presentations, and networking events. IONS® Orlando 2019 will benefit conference partners by increasing company visibility and facilitating professional connections with attendees. The culmination of IONS® Orlando will be an optics career fair. Sponsorship opportunities are detailed below.


Diamond ($4000+) 2 available

All sponsors in this category receive:

  • Premier logo placement – Large logo on T-shirts1, website, and program; link on IONS® website; whole-page program advertisement
  • Premier app placement – Placement at top of company list and banner ad in conference app, Career Fair Plus
  • Exhibition booth – Display table during technical sessions; product demos and promotional hand-outs
  • Social day visibility – Joint sponsorship of trip to Cocoa Beach and Kennedy Space Center

Premier event opportunities (sponsor selects one):

  • Industry dinner – Sponsor-named; space reserved for 15 minute talk at event (1 available)
  • Industry lunch – Sponsor-named; space reserved for 15 minute talk at event (1 available)
  • Career fair – Sponsor-named; interview scheduling preference (No longer available)

Sapphire ($2000+) 7 available

All sponsors in this category receive:

  • General logo placement – Medium logo on IONS® website and program; link on IONS® website; quarter-page program advertisement
  • Coffee break visibility – Logos displayed on front of refreshment booths

Premier event opportunities (sponsor selects one):

  • Outreach programs – Sponsor-named; will be given input on public outreach event; “Best Demonstration” competition and prize naming (1 available)
  • Student travel grants – Sponsor-named; highlighted in conference program (3 available)
  • Conference sessions – Sponsor-named technical and professional development sessions (2 available)
  1. Career Paths in Optics: Industry, Government, and Academia (No longer available)
  2. Career Development Workshop
  3. Student Research Symposium

Ruby ($750+)

  • Name and logo recognition – Logo on IONS® website and program
  • Career fair access – Career fair booth; scheduling of interviews with conference attendees
  • Resume access – Booklet of all attendee resumes distributed electronically prior to conference

1Please note T-shirt logos will be monochrome. International OSA® Network of Students, OSA®, and The Optical Society® are registered trademarks of The Optical Society.

Further information can be found by emailing us at Sponsorship is not limited to monetary contributions. Please reach out if you would like to provide support in another way. Discounts are available for small businesses with less than 20 employees.