Sponsorship Opportunities

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Networking Reception Sponsor

Networking Reception Sponsor (Limited to three sponsors per meeting)

$5,000 | 604,890 JPY

The Networking Reception Sponsor is your chance to be one of the sponsors of the only Networking Reception at the Community Meeting. The Networking Reception is always the highlight of the Community Meetings.

This opportunity includes:

  • Sponsor of the Networking Reception
    • Two Community Meeting branded signs (provided by PCI SSC) with Networking Reception sponsor logo.
    • Opportunity to include a 1-page piece of printed collateral on a “Sponsor Table” at the reception
    • Opportunity to provide each reception attendee with a gift
  • Vendor Showcase visibility
    • Priority selection of 3m x 3m space in Vendor Showcase (booth not included)
    • Booth available at a discounted rate of $3,500.
  • On-site visibility
    • Personal Thank You to your Organization will be announced from the General Manager, Stephen Orfei during the reception.
    • Two complimentary meeting registrations (one for your organization and one for your guest of choice).
    • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide.
    • Sponsor signage (provided by PCI SSC) throughout the Vendor Showcase exhibit hall.
    • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.
    • Logo recognition in the meeting app.
    • Mobile App push alert to attend the Networking Reception includes sponsored by all three sponsors
  • Pre-event visibility
    • Logo displayed as General Sponsor on Community Meeting HTML emails, including hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.
    • Recognition on the meeting website with a hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.
    • Recognition in one tweet on Twitter leading up to the Community Meeting (sponsors choice of day).
  • Post-event visibility
    • One (1) Customized email distributed by PCI SSC post Community Meeting up to 50 companies who attended the reception of the sponsor’s choice. (Context and graphics provided by sponsor and approved by PCI SSC. Distribution date approved by PCI SSC.)

Gold Package

Gold Package
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$10,000 | 1,209,779 JPY

The Gold Package includes being an exclusive sponsor to a Networking Lunch. The Gold Package includes the following benefits:

  • Exclusive Sponsor of Networking Lunch
    • Two Community Meeting branded signs (provided by PCI SSC) with Networking Lunch sponsor logo to be placed near catering tables during sponsored lunch.
    • Opportunity to distribute collateral at each lunch table (to be provided by sponsor and approved & distributed by PCI SSC).
    • Opportunity to provide additional signage (to be approved by PCI) for display during the sponsored lunch.
  • Vendor Showcase visibility
    • Priority selection of 3m x 3m space in Vendor Showcase (booth not included)
    • Booth available at a discounted rate of $3,500.
  • On-site visibility
    • Three complimentary meeting registrations (one for your organization and two for your guest of choice).
    • Half page ad in the meeting program guide.
    • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide.
    • Sponsor signage (provided by PCI SSC) throughout the Vendor Showcase exhibit hall.
    • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.
    • Opportunity to include a 1-page piece of printed collateral in the attendee Welcome Kit.
    • Logo recognition in the meeting app.
  • Pre-event visibility
    • Logo displayed as Gold Sponsor on Community Meeting HTML emails, including hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.
    • Recognition on the meeting website with a hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.
    • (1) Customized email distributed by PCI SSC to all registered companies of the sponsor’s choice. Context and graphics provided by sponsor and approved by PCI SSC. Distribution date approved by PCI SSC.
    • Recognition in one tweet on Twitter leading up to the Community Meeting (sponsors choice of day).

Silver Package

Silver PackageSold-out-Icon (Limited to one sponsors per meeting)

$7,500 | 907,335 JPY

The Silver Package includes being an exclusive sponsor of a Networking Breakfast held in the Vendor Showcase exhibit hall. The Silver Package includes the following benefits:

  • Exclusive Sponsor at Networking Breakfast
    • Two Community Meeting branded signs (provided by PCI SSC) with Networking Breakfast sponsor logo to be placed in the Vendor Showcase Exhibit Hall during the Networking Breakfast.
    • Opportunity to distribute collateral at each breakfast table (to be provided by sponsor and approved by PCI SSC) during the sponsored breakfast.
    • Opportunity to provide additional signage (to be approved by PCI SSC) for display during the sponsored breakfast.
  • Vendor Showcase visibility
    • Priority selection of 3m x 3m space at Vendor Showcase (booth not included).
    • Booth available at a discounted rate of $3,500.
  • On-site visibility
    • Two complimentary meeting registrations (one for your organization and one for your guest of choice).
    • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide.
    • Sponsor signage (provided by PCI SSC) throughout the Vendor Showcase Exhibit Hall.
    • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.
    • Opportunity to include 1-page piece of printed collateral in the attendee Welcome Kit.
    • Logo recognition in the meeting mobile app.
  • Pre- event visibility
    • Logo displayed as Silver Sponsor on Community Meeting HTML emails, including hyperlink to sponsor’s website.
    • Recognition on the meeting website with hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.

Bronze Package

Bronze Package (Limited to one sponsor)

$6,500 | 786,357 JPY

The Bronze Package offers a sponsorship of the Networking breaks held on one day in the Vendor Showcase Exhibit Hall. The Bronze package includes the following benefits:

  • Sponsor of Networking Breaks
    • Two Community Meeting branded signs (provided by PCI SSC) with Bronze sponsor logo to be displayed during sponsored breaks on one day.
    • Opportunity to provide additional signage (to be approved by PCI SSC) for display during the sponsored breaks.
  • Vendor Showcase visibility
    • Priority selection of booth location (booth not included)
    • Booth available at a discounted rate of $3,500.
  • On-site visibility
    • One complimentary meeting registration (sponsor’s choice to use comp. registration for their organization or a guest of their choice.)
    • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide.
    • Sponsor signage (provided by PCI SSC) through the Vendor Showcase Exhibit Hall.
    • Logo included on the Pre-Session and intermission hold slides.
    • Opportunity to include 1-page piece of printed collateral in the attendee Welcome Kit.
    • Logo recognition in the meeting mobile app.
  • Pre-event Visibility
    • Logo displayed as Bronze Sponsor on Community Meeting HTML emails, including hyperlink to sponsor’s website.
    • Recognition on the meeting website with hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.

Premier Translation Sponsor

Premier Translation Sponsor (Limited to one sponsor per language, three languages available)

$12,000 | 1,451,735 JPY

Be the exclusive onsite simultaneous translation sponsor for our Asia Pacific attendees. This is one of the most important services provided to attendees so they can fully engage in the informative sessions at the Community Meeting. This package could be available in Japanese, Chinese and/or Korean and it includes the following benefits:

  • On-site visibility
    • Three complimentary meeting registrations (one for your organization and one for your guest of choice).
    • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide
    • Logo on event sponsorship signage (provided by PCI SSC) throughout the Vendor Showcase Exhibit Hall.
    • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.
    • Opportunity to include a 1-page piece of printed collateral in the attendee Welcome Kit.
    • Logo recognition in the meeting mobile app.
    • Mobile App push alert of the sponsored translation service.
  • Pre- event visibility
    • Company name displayed as General Sponsor on Community Meeting HTML emails, including hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.
    • Recognition on the meeting website with company logo and hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.

Community Meeting Mobile App Sponsor

Community Meeting Mobile App Sponsor (Limited to one sponsor per meeting)

$5,000 | 604,890 JPY

Become the exclusive sponsor for the 2015 Community Meeting Mobile App and connect with meeting attendees via their mobile devices with this interactive mobile app. This opportunity includes:

  • Company message (to be approved by PCI SSC) and logo displayed on a splash screen with every login for the app.
  • Company logo and banner advertisement displayed within the app.
  • Opportunity to include a 1-page piece of printed collateral in the attendee Welcome Kit.
  • Recognition in the event mobile app.
  • Company name displayed as General Sponsor on Community Meeting HTML emails, including hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.
  • Recognition on the meeting website with company logo and hyperlink to the sponsor’s website
  • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide and on event sponsor signage (provided by PCI SSC) throughout the Vendor Showcase Exhibit Hall.
  • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.

Community Meeting Partner

Community Meeting Partner

$5,000 | 604,890 JPY

$2,000 | 241,956 JPY for exhibiting Vendor Showcase exhibitors

Show your support for PCI Security Standards Council by becoming a Community Meeting Partner. This package includes the following benefits:

  • On-site visibility
    • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide
    • Logo on event sponsorship signage (provided by PCI SSC) throughout the Vendor Showcase Exhibit Hall.
    • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.
    • Opportunity to include a 1-page piece of printed collateral in the attendee Welcome Kit.
    • Logo recognition in the meeting mobile app.
  • Pre- event visibility
    • Company name displayed as General Sponsor on Community Meeting HTML emails, including hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.
    • Recognition on the meeting website with company logo and hyperlink to the sponsor’s website

Welcome Kit Sponsor

Welcome Kit Sponsor (Limited to one sponsor per meeting)

$5,000 | 604,890 JPY

Exclusive branding as the Welcome Kit sponsor with your logo appearing on a co-branded portfolio. Put your logo in the hands of every meeting attendee, and keep it there long after the meeting has concluded! This opportunity includes:

  • Company logo displayed prominently on the Welcome Kit along with the PCI SSC logo (production cost paid for by PCI SSC).
  • Welcome Kits will be distributed to every attendee at all three Community Meetings in the attendee bag*
  • Opportunity to include a 1-page piece of printed collateral in the attendee Welcome Kit.
  • Logo recognition in the event mobile app.
  • Company name displayed as General Sponsor on Community Meeting HTML emails, including hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.
  • Recognition on the meeting website with company logo and hyperlink to the sponsor’s website
  • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide and on event signage (provided by PCI SSC) throughout the Vendor Showcase Exhibit Hall.
  • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.

*Pending Attendee Bag sponsorship

Attendee Bag Sponsor

Attendee Bag SponsorSold-out-Icon (Limited to one sponsor per meeting)

$7,500 | 907,335 JPY

Exclusive branding as the Attendee bag sponsor, which includes your logo on a convenient, reusable and lightweight tote. Be the first thing attendees see when they arrive at the event. This opportunity includes:

  • Company logo displayed prominently on the Attendee Bag along with the PCI SSC logo (production cost paid for by PCI SSC).
  • Bags will be distributed to every attendee at all three Community Meetings.
  • Opportunity to include a 1-page piece of printed collateral in the attendee Welcome Kit.
  • Logo recognition in the meeting mobile app.
  • Company name displayed as General Sponsor on Community Meeting HTML emails, including hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.
  • Recognition on the meeting website with company logo and hyperlink to the sponsor’s website
  • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide and on sponsor signage (provided by PCI SSC) throughout the Vendor Showcase Exhibit Hall.
  • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.

Lanyard Sponsor

Lanyard Sponsor (Limited to one sponsor per meeting)

$8,000 | 967,824 JPY

Be a visible presence at the Community Meetings by getting your logo on the badge holder worn by every meeting attendee throughout the event. This opportunity includes:

  • Company logo imprinted on the lanyards along with the PCI SSC logo (production cost paid for by PCI SSC)
  • Badges and lanyards are required to be worn at every meeting at all three Community Meetings.
  • Opportunity to include a 1-page piece of printed collateral in the attendee Welcome Kit.
  • Logo recognition in the meeting mobile app.
  • Company name displayed as General Sponsor on Community Meeting HTML emails, including hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.
  • Recognition on the meeting website with company logo and hyperlink to the sponsor’s website
  • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide and event sponsor signage throughout the Vendor Showcase Exhibit Hall.
  • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.

Wireless Internet Sponsor

Wireless Internet Sponsor (Limited to one sponsor per meeting)

$8,000 | 967,824 JPY

Exclusive branding as the Wireless Internet Sponsor. Sponsor each attendee’s access to an unlimited and secure wireless internet connection while at the event. This opportunity includes:

  • Company message (to be approved by PCI SSC) and logo displayed on the main login page of the attendee’s internet browser at the event.
  • Opportunity to include a 1-page piece of printed collateral in the attendee Welcome Kit.
  • Recognition in the event mobile app.
  • Company name displayed as General Sponsor on Community Meeting HTML emails, including hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.
  • Recognition on the meeting website with company logo and hyperlink to the sponsor’s website
  • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide and logo on event sponsor signage.
  • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.

Charging Station

Charging Station (Limited to two sponsors per meeting)

$3,000 | 362,934 JPY

  • Sponsor a laptop and mobile phone charging station at the Community Meeting.
  • Sponsor’s logo will be prominently displayed on the charging station structure.
  • Opportunity to display collateral at the charging station (to be approved by PCI SSC).
  • Station will include electrical outlets (adapters are not provided).
  • Recognition in the event mobile app.
  • Company name displayed as General Sponsor on Community Meeting HTML emails, including hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.
  • Recognition on the meeting website with company logo and hyperlink to the sponsor’s website
  • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide and on sponsor signage throughout the Vendor Showcase exhibit hall.
  • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.

Notepad Sponsor

Notepad Sponsor (Limited to one sponsor per meeting)

$3,500 | 423,423 JPY

Be the exclusive Notepad Sponsor at the Community Meeting (notepads not included), by putting your logo in the hands of every attendee.

  • Sponsor to provide branded notepads (to be approved by PCI SSC) to be included in the Welcome Kit presented to each attendee at registration.
  • Opportunity to include a 1-page piece of printed collateral in the attendee Welcome Kit.
  • Logo recognition in the event mobile app.
  • Company name displayed as General Sponsor on Community Meeting HTML emails, including hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.
  • Recognition on the meeting website with company logo and hyperlink to the sponsor’s website
  • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide and on sponsor signage throughout the Vendor Showcase Exhibit Hall.
  • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.

Pen Sponsor

Pen Sponsor (Limited one sponsor per meeting)

$3,000 | 362,934 JPY

Be exclusive pen sponsor at the Community Meetings (pens not included), by putting your logo in the hands of every attendee present.

  • Sponsor to provide pens (to be approved by PCI SSC) to be included in the Welcome Kit presented to each attendee at registration.
  • Opportunity to include a 1-page piece of printed collateral in the attendee Welcome Kit.
  • Logo recognition in the mobile app.
  • Company name displayed as General Sponsor on Community Meeting HTML emails, including hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.
  • Recognition on the meeting website with company logo and hyperlink to the sponsor’s website
  • Logo recognition on the back cover of the program guide and on sponsor signage (provided by PCI SSC) throughout the Vendor Showcase Exhibit Hall.
  • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.

Collateral Sponsorship

Collateral Sponsorship

$1,000 | 120,978 JPY

Be a collateral sponsor today and you will be able to include 1-page piece of collateral in our welcome kit that every attendee receives.

  • Opportunity to include a 1-page piece of printed collateral in the attendee Welcome Kit
  • Logo recognition in the meeting mobile app.
  • Company name displayed as General Sponsor on Community Meeting HTML emails, including hyperlink to the sponsor’s website.
  • Recognition on the meeting website with company logo and hyperlink to the sponsor’s website
  • Logo included on the pre-session and intermission hold slides.

Vendor Showcase

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$4,000 | 483,912 JPY

Be an Exhibitor at the Vendor Showcase. Gain additional exposure for your company by exhibiting at the Vendor Showcase. As an exhibitor, your company will have the opportunity to network with potential buyers and industry leaders while maximizing display opportunities to increase awareness and recognition with your target audience. The Vendor Showcase consists of:

  • Exhibitors will receive a 3m by 3m space
  • Two complimentary meeting registrations (one for your organization and one for your guest of choice).
  • The Vendor Showcase is a two-day event with longer hours.
  • Exhibitors will be featured on the Community Meeting website, mobile phone app and printed materials on-site.

Program Guide Ads

Program Guide Ads

Promote your company with an advertisement in our full size, glossy program guide. The program guide is presented to every attendee upon registration and includes all of the important information they need to make the most of their Community Meeting experience. Ad location designated on a first come first served basis.

Full page ad – $1,500 | 181,028 JPY

½ page ad – $500 | 60,343 JPY

¼ page ad – $350 | 42,240 JPY

Business card sized ad (1/8th page) – $150 | 18,102 JPY

Vendor Showcase Full Profile ad (1/8th page) – $150 | 18,102 JPY

Mobile App Banner Ads

Put your company in the hands of our meeting attendees in the popular meeting Mobile App. Back for its third year after a very successful premier in 2012, the Mobile App will be the most widely used method of information sharing during the 2015 Community Meetings. Take advantage of its popularity by placing your company advertisement in the Mobile App. Advertising opportunities vary in price and placement. Please contact us for additional details. Options include:

Rotating Banner ads

Ads will appear on the home screen and rotate between all ad purchasers during the specified timeslot. Available in half-day and full-day timeslots. Space is limited to four ads per timeslot.

Half day rotation* – $150 – $400 (18,102-48,274 JPY)

Full day rotation* – $300 – $600 (60,343-120,685 JPY)

*Price varies depending on day/time.

* stats available upon request

Agenda banner ads (per session price)

Ads will appear on selected agenda session detail on the microsite page. Space is limited to one advertiser per session. Price varies depending on session. $500 – $1,000 (60,343-120,685 JPY)

Video/Brochure hyperlinked ad

Have a brochure, video or other file you would like to share with the Community Meeting attendees? This ad allows you to hyperlink your banner ad to that file, allowing you to share more information than what will fit on a traditional mobile app banner ad. Locations vary. Prices start at $1,000 | 120,685 JPY.

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsor

General Sponsors

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