Join the nypta state conference as an exhibitor or sponsor
The 2017 New York Physical Therapy Association Conference will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn, in Troy NY on October 20 & 21, 2017.
What is the NYPTA Conference?
The NYPTA Conference is a statewide education event for physical therapists, physical therapy assistants, and physical therapy students. Association members and non-members come from throughout New York State to attend educational sessions offering up to 13 hours of continuing education credits. In addition to the educational seminars, we offer poster presentations, networking opportunities, and an exhibit hall featuring suppliers from throughout the state and country who have services to offer our profession.
Who are the conference attendees?
Attendees are physical therapy professionals in all areas of practice and specialties, including:
- Private practice
- Education - PT and PTA program directors and professors
Call for exhibitors
- Reach hundreds of attendees from throughout the state
- Engage in face to face communication with physical therapy professionals and students
- Take home leads and contact information from the connections you have made
Who should Exhibit?
Any company with a product or service that meets needs of physical therapy professionals! Examples of companies who frequent our exhibit hall are:
- Recruiting/staffing services
- Medical equipment
- Health and Wellness programs
- Rehabilitation technology and products
- EMR providers
- CE providers
- Partners - such as law firms, and business solutions for private practices
- Therapy Equipment repair
- Post graduate programs
What is included with an Exhibit Space?
- Two exhibit hall passes and exhibitor ribbons
- Exhibit tabletop booth, two chairs, wastepaper basket
- Company logo, description, and contact information listed in conference mobile app
- The opportunity to announce your prize giveaway at lunch on Saturday - exhibitors are encouraged to bring prizes to promote engagement with attendees!
- Listing on the NYPTA website Exhibitor Page
- NYPTA Social media exposure
- A list of conference attendees following the event
- A listing in the Empire State Physical Therapy Newsletter - distributed to 6,000 members
- Discounted newsletter advertising in the Empire State Physical Therapy Newsletter - distributed to 6,000 members
Early Bird Rate: $600 - register by May 1, 2017 and save ONE HUNDRED dollars!
Regular Rate: $700
Need more space? DOUBLE BOOTHS are available! Save $200 by purchasing a double booth package.
Early Bird Double Booth Rate: $1000
Regular Double Booth Rate: $1200
For the full information on purchasing an exhibit booth, visit our exhibitor registration page by clicking the button below.
Call for Sponsors
- Sponsorship opportunities are your chance to send attendees home with your company's valuable information even if you cannot attend the event.
- Put your company name, logo and services directly in front of attendees during break times and meals at conference.
- Sponsorships boost your brand awareness and marketing efforts!
Who should Sponsor?
Any company with a product or service that meets needs of physical therapy professionals, that is
- Unable to attend our event but wants to connect with attendees
- That may be attending as an exhibitor but would also like additional avenues to connect with attendees
What is included in Sponsorship? EVERY sponsorship includes:
- Your company name in the Conference Program Booklet
- Your company listing in the November/December Empire State Physical Therapy Newsletter, reaching 6,000 members
- Company Logo and information in the conference mobile app
- A listing on the NYPTA Website Sponsor Page
- NYPTA Social Media Exposure
Sponsorship rates and packages
COFFEE BREAK SPONSORSHIP - $200 - ONLY FOUR AVAILABLE!
Sponsor morning or afternoon coffee breaks on Friday or Saturday to get your brand message to attendees while they take a break from their courses and have refreshments. This sponsorship allows exhibitors to provide logo napkins for distribution at beverage breaks.
CONFERENCE PACKET INSERT - $300
This is an opportunity to insert your marketing materials in our conference bag! Your promotional information or item will be handed out to every attendee as they register for the event. Simply mail 500 fliers or giveaway items to the NYPTA Office by August 20, 2017.
BREAKFAST SPONSORSHIP - $400 - ONLY TWO AVAILABLE!
Sponsor breakfast on Friday or Saturday and be the first thing attendees see in the morning! Your company logo will be placed at the entrance of the ball room and on the tables while attendees network and enjoy a continental breakfast before a long day of education. This sponsorship allows exhibitors to provide logo napkins for distribution with breakfast.
LUNCH SPONSORSHIP - $650 - ONLY TWO AVAILABLE!
Sponsor lunch on Friday or Saturday and your company logo will be placed at the entrance of the ballroom and on the tables while attendees network and enjoy a cold lunch buffet during their break. You will also have an opportunity to welcome attendees to lunch. This sponsorship allows exhibitors to provide logo napkins for distribution at lunch.
CONFERENCE Bag Sponsorship - $1000
Attendees will go home with new knowledge and information from their courses, but they will also take home their reusable conference tote bag, and it could have YOUR logo on it! Stay at the top of their mind long after the conference has concluded.
*Conference bag is pre-selected by NYPTA chapter office.
PROGRAM BOOKLET ADVERTISING
Take this opportunity to promote your product and services by advertising in the 2017 Conference Program Booklet! It will be distributed to every attendee at the conference. A range of pricing options and advertising sizes exist, please see the registration page for additional details. The deadline for reserving space in this publication is August 1, 2017.
Inside front cover – color: $350
Inside back cover – color: $350
Back cover – color: $400
Full page ad B/W: $250
Half page ad B/W: $125
Quarter Page ad B/W: $100
NEW SPONSORSHIPS in 2017:
MOBILE APP SPONSORSHIP - $100
Do you want your company information to stick with attendees? Then stick your advertisement to the top of the conference app timeline! Your advertisement can include up to 140 characters of text such as “visit us at booth 22 in the Exhibit Hall”, or “mention you saw our ad in the app and get a free consultation”. This sponsorship will put your company into attendees pockets by advertising on the app!
BANNER SPONSORS - $200
Display your company name and logo on a highly traveled thoroughfare at the conference. Sponsor to provide retractable (vertical) banner. Banner must be shipped by your company, and received to the NYPTA office no later than October 13, 2017.
Tech TERMINAL - $500
With the increasing reliance on electronic devices, the need for a convenient, reliable power source is more important than ever. This sponsorship will put power at the fingertips of the attendees - featuring YOUR logo at the power bank and charging station.
PARTNER PACKAGE - $2500- LIMITED AVAILABILITY!
Don't let your exposure end at the conference! Become a PARTNER with the NYPTA and receive year-round brand exposure. This elite, specialized package includes:
- One Exhibit Tabletop booth at the 2017 Conference, and all the perks that go along with that.
- A Front Page Banner Presence on the NYPTA Website for one year - submitted by company, approved by NYPTA. Graphic to be updated on a bimonthly basis.
- Social Media Exposure - up to three posts per month, submitted by company, approved by NYPTA.
- Empire State Newsletter Exposure - one advertisement in each issue of the newsletter for one year.
For the full information on purchasing a sponsorship package, visit our sponsorship registration page by clicking the button below.
Additional EXHIBIT HALL INFORMATION
Exhibit Hall Location:
The Hilton Garden Inn Troy,
235 Hoosick Street
Troy, NY 12180
Exhibit Hall Logistics and PAYment
- Booths are reserved on a first come, first served basis. Complete payment and information must be submitted to officially reserve a booth.
- Payment is available online by credit card, and also by a mailed check.
- To pay by check you must call the NYPTA Office at 518-459-4499 and ask to speak with Carla.
- If you choose to pay by check, and your payment is not received within ten business days, your preferred booth may be forfeited.
Thursday October 19th
2:00 - 7:00pm - Exhibitor Setup and Registration
Friday October 20th
7:00am - 9:00am - Exhibitor Setup and Registration
9:00am - 5:00pm - Exhibit Hall Open
10:00am - Coffee Break
12:30pm - 2:00 pm - Lunch
3:30pm - Coffee Break
Saturday October 21st
9:00am - 2:00pm - Exhibit Hall Open
10:00am - Coffee Break
12:30pm - 2:00pm - Lunch
2pm - Exhibit Hall Closes
Email NYPTA Meeting Planner, Carla Rosenbaum, at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions on the event.
Ready to Make things Official?
To officially register as an exhibitor or sponsor for the 2017 NYPTA Conference, please click the "register today" button to select your booth, your sponsorship package, agree to the terms and conditions, and complete payment for your selections.