Thank you for your interest in sponsoring DevOpsDays Vancouver - without your support we could not put such a great event together.
At this time we are no longer accepting Sponsorships for anything but the “Friends” level. We have successfully reached our sponsorship goals for the year, and are shifting efforts to focus on speakers and other day-of tasks to make this the best event yet.
You can help sponsor this event and connect your company to local technical and business minds who influence security, monitoring, operations, engineering, quality, and process.
Become a sponsor now by emailing [email protected].
DevOpsDays is targeted at development and operations IT professionals who wish to improve the interactions between these traditional silos. By taking advantage of this great local event you can:
DevOpsDays is a self-organizing conference for DevOps practitioners. We hope you will help support this event with one of the sponsor packages.
It can be difficult for small organizations to show their support and dedication to the community. The Friends of Devopsdays package is priced and restricted for small organizations to participate and bring their team!
Friends Package price: $500
Bronze Package price: $1000
Silver Package price: $3000
Gold Package price: $5000
Gold Sponsorhip price: $1500
On the evening of the first day of sponsorship, we will be booking space at Steamworks for attendees to mingle over drinks and food. This is the big social event of the conference and has been a huge hit with attendees in the past.
Food and drink sponsorship opportunities are $5000 each.
We have a number of sponsorship opportunities for coffee, breakfast, and lunch. If you wish to sponsor these amenities, we will prominently place a sign with featuring your company’s logo which will inform attendees that the coffee, breakfast, or lunch are brought to them by your company’s generous sponsorship. Your company will also be thanked in the final “thank you” email with a URL to your landing page.
For each of the two days of the conference, there is one opportunity to sponsor each of the following:
DevOpsDays will publish a free, live video stream of the main conference proceedings from 9AM to 12PM on each day of the conference. The video will be archived for free future viewing. Your company will be recognized by the MC once per conference day thanking your company for sponsoring the streaming video. Your company will be recognized in the final “thank you” email along with a URL to your landing page.
Video sponsorship cost: $2500
Yes, we will be sending this out when we have one. The general floor plan can be found here, we will sending an event specfic one out once we have it finalized.
For Gold Sponsors, you will receive a table and two chairs. Silver sponsors share a swag table where they can lay out printed materials, stickers or other swag. For silver sponsors, keep in mind this is a shared table so please be a good neighbour and plan accordingly. In any event - we encourage sponsors to send engineers to interact with attendees during session breaks, and to avoid large displays and heavy marketing materials.
Booths are not selectable. Our team will assign your table. Assignments will be made two weeks from conference date.
Yes. A power strip (more importantly, one attached to actual power) will be provided.
You must bring your own signage and all signage must either fit on the table or behind it. If you have a dedicated table feel free to bring a 1m roll up or other backdrop materials that fit, but for the most part - this conference is not about the booth!
Yes, depending on what’s being demonstrated! If you have particular needs, please let us know that you will be accommodating your own network requirements.
No scanners. The booth is a place to talk to people during breaks and this conference is not a typical conference or convention. We have seen that sponsors benefit the most when they bring engineers to the conference and interact with the attendees during the sessions–not just at the booth. You are responsible to collect any info you want in person if you want to do giveaways. On the final day at closing session, we will give a time slot for a giveaway.
Between sessions, Gold Sponsors are given one minute to introduce themselves and their company to the full audience. The emcee will invite a small number to make an introduction during transitions between sessions on either day 1 or day two, depending on the final schedule. In addition to the full audience, your one-minute pitch will be broadcast to the audience watching the live Internet video feed, which will also be posted up to the site afterwards. No slides will be displayed, there is not sufficient time in sixty seconds.
We will have a space set aside for sequential demos from sponsors. During the “Open space Opening”, participants put forth and vote on ideas for discussion topics. If you have prepared a five minute demo, your demonstrator can add a topic “Demo by
No, but you are welcome to submit a proposal like everyone else.
Send us a URL to your logo. When you do, we’ll download the image, size it appropriately, and include it on our web site.
No. As a Sponsor, you will be included in the Thank You email at the end of the conference, along with a URL to your landing page. You are responsible to collect any info you want in person if you wish to contact participants.
Send your technical folks that can interact with the attendees during sessions, Open Spaces, and breaks. All experience levels are welcome.
Technologists, architects, technology managers.
Become a sponsor now by emailing [email protected].