September 6–8, 2017

Join us as a 2017 cc:econ sponsor.

On behalf of the Vermont Council on Rural Development, we invite you to participate as a sponsor at the national Catalysts of the Climate Economy Summit. Connect with creative entrepreneurs, investors, and thought leaders championing progress toward future prosperity in the climate economy and maximize your visibility by becoming a sponsor.  We hope you will be able to join us!  


Sponsor Levels

We offer sponsors the opportunity to receive recognition through a variety of channels, based on the level of sponsorship they choose. All sponsors receive logo recognition on our website and print materials. Choose from the following options:


Diamond $20,000

- 100-Word Program Description
- 6 Complimentary Tickets
- 1/2 Page Ad
- Signage at Opening Session

Platinum $10,000

- 100-Word Program Description
- 5 Complimentary Tickets
- 1/4 Page Ad
- Signage at Opening Session

Gold $5,000

- 75-Word Program Description
- 3 Complimentary Tickets
- 1/8 Page Ad
- Signage at Opening Session


Silver $5,000

- 50-Word Program Description
- 2 Complimentary Tickets

Bronze $1,000

- 25-Word Program Description
- 1 Complimentary Ticket

Additional Opportunities

Recognition includes logo on signage at sponsored sessions and on conference website, and a listing in the final program.


Meal & Reception Sponsorships

Locavore Dinner with Vermont beer, wine, and cheese on Thursday evening — $5,000

Welcome reception and celebration on Wednesday Night — $3,000

Daily refreshment break on Thursday morning and afternoon — $500


Track Sponsor: Pitch, Spark + Dialogue $2,500

From 1:30 – 5:30 these three tracks will showcase how to get projects noticed and launched. 


Kick Off Fish Bowl Sponsor $5,000

This opening interactive session will feature 5 – 7 leaders in innovation in the climate economy, and will be fast paced and energetic.

Innovation Showcase Sponsor $5,000

Your sponsorship will enable young entrepreneurs and innovative businesses to showcase their most creative solutions to the climate change challenge. 


Student Scholarship Sponsor $4,000

As the student scholarship sponsor you’ll enable 10 students to attend the summit. 

Opening Night Speaker  $5,000