Sponsorship

So Many Ways To Support and Reach Attendees!

Connect and cultivate relationships with key decision makers and those who are fast becoming the future of healthcare. The AANA Annual Congress brings more CRNAs and SRNAs together in one place than any other event. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to build relationships with highly engaged audience!

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Congress Supporter Recognition
Includes:

All supporters will receive recognition during the event as a Meeting
Supporter and through AANA promotional activities.

  • Logo added to congress microsite
  • Listed in the On-site Guide
  • AANA social media posts recognizing supporter
  • On-site acknowledgement via signage throughout the meeting space
  • Verbal recognition during opening ceremonies
  • Digital recognition via meeting app
  • List rental for promotion of event to attendees (one-time use)
Annual Congress Exhibit Hall
AANA Congress- Symposia

Interact One-On-One with a Live Event

Industry & Science Symposia (ISS)
Host an independent, scientific session to complement the overall experience for attendees while gaining valuable one-on-one time with attendees. Details include:

  • Option to offer CE or non-CE program
  • Topic must be approved by AANA
  • Time slots are limited and assigned on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Audience size up to 100 people
  • Hosts are responsible for arranging logistics, venue (if off-site), and food/beverage for the event
  • Includes basic A/V for on-site event (screen, projector, lectern w/microphone)

Product Theater

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to demonstrate your products to
a targeted audience of CRNAs and SRNAs. These professionals use the
Annual Congress to enhance their knowledge and expertise and look to
your products and services to help them make educated decisions while
providing better care for their patients. Product Theaters provide you with
a one-hour session of face-to-face interaction with attendees.

  • Audience size up to 100 people
  • Time slots are limited and assigned on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Food and beverage are recommended for optimal attendance
  • Includes basic A/V (screen, projector, lectern w/microphone)
  • Please note: Product Theaters are not approved for CE credit
AANA Congress - Product Theater
Anesthesia College Bowl Reception

Host a Networking Reception

Increase your CRNA recruitment goals by co-hosting a welcoming and relaxed networking reception. Engage one-on-one with attendees and build your prospects.

Host a Focus Group

Gather qualitative market research from a group of no more than 15 participants with a focus group. Learn about common attitudes or purchase or prescribing patterns from attendees who are led through a discussion of a particular topic. Fee includes recruitment email, room, and basic a/v. Food/beverage are recommended for optimal attendance and are the responsibility of the host.

Welcome Reception

The AANA will kick off the annual meeting with a Welcome Reception open to 
all attendees. The event will offer attendees fun, food, and the opportunity to network.

Grow your brand awareness while showing your support for CRNAs as a Welcome Reception Supporter. You won’t want to miss this opportunity!
Special supporter engagement activities will be included.


AANA Congress - Welcome Reception
AANA Congress - Pre-Congress Workshop

Pre-Congress Workshops

These Educational Workshops are didactic and hands-on educational experiences that are scheduled prior to the opening of the Annual Congress on Friday, August 14. Show your support and gain brand awareness by funding a session below.

2020 Topics:

  • NEW!  Perioperative Point of Care Ultrasound Workshop
  • Airway on Demand Workshop
  • Writers Workshop: Writing for Professional/Scholarly Publication

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Opening Ceremonies including Keynote Speaker

Kick off the 2020 Annual Congress by supporting the Keynote Speaker at the Opening Ceremonies. This highly attended session adds to the Annual
Congress experience and is an excellent opportunity to showcase your company’s commitment to CRNAs and their education.

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AANA Congress - Career Fair

The Only CRNA Career Fair That Matters

Expand your reach and exposure by participating in the on-site career fair during the AANA Annual Congress. Activities in the dedicated space include live presentations, food and beverage, lounge space, and more. This will surely be a popular and traffic-driving opportunity.

Why Participate?

  • Interview multiple candidates from the biggest pool of high caliber nurse anesthesia professionals
  • Get excellent exposure in the highest traffic area of the exhibit hall for the duration of the exhibits
  • Build awareness of the benefits offered by your organization
  • Maximize your trade-show budget with cost-effective packages

Space is limited.

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Diversity Initiatives

Support the AANA and CRNAs as they grow awareness for important member initiatives surrounding diversity programs. Several events are dedicated to educating members about launching diversity programs in their local areas. 

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AANA Congress - Diversity Ball
AANA Congress - Health and Wellness

Health & Wellness Hub

Relax, refresh, recharge, and have fun at the Hub.

Relax

Reduce your stress with a professional therapist chair massage. In 2019, over 450 attendees enjoyed massages, the growing popularity of this offering brings lots of traffic to the Hub.

Refresh

Stop by for cool fruit-infused water to hydrate between session and exhibits.

Recharge and Have Fun

Network with members from the Health & Wellness and Peer Assistance Advisor Committees and share resources on CRNA/SRNA physical and emotional wellbeing. Take a turn at the “Wellness Wheel” – challenge your knowledge about health and wellness the fun way and win prizes!.

Health & Wellness

Health & Wellness sponsorship includes:

  • Special recognition via Signage within the space.
  • Opportunity to include a flyer or promotion driving attendees to your booth
  • Congress meeting supporter (recognition noted above)
 

Connect Lounge

Secure one of the most visible brand opportunities at AANA 2020. Offer attendees the chance to network and unwind with your brand front and center. The dedicated space will be in the exhibit hall for all attendees. Lounge area activities include:

  • Voting booths (attendees will vote on association updates)
  • Leadership office hours (attendees get to meet with board members)
  • AANA books & merchandise will be sold in the lounge area
  • A gathering place for attendees with seating
  • Charging stations with your branding
  • AANA Social Media Hub where raffle prizes are announced and distributed
  • AANA promotions that are sure to draw a crowd
AANA Congress - Marketplace
Professional Head-shot Studio

Professional Head-shot Studio

Back by popular demand! The head-shot studio provides an opportunity to connect with attendees as they line up to receive their free professional photo. As an exclusive sponsor, you’ll have dedicated space to greet attendees while they wait. This was one of the busiest booths in 2019. Your sponsorship includes:

  • Dedicated tabletop for your team
  • Fee includes décor, photographer, and photography equipment/accessories
  • Congress meeting supporter (recognition noted above)

Show Your Support for SRNAs

Student Session

Support this popular session for students as they campaign and vote for the Education Committee student representative, receive educational content specifically designed for students, and network.

Student Session
Student Luncheon

Student Luncheon

Nurse anesthesia students look forward to this luncheon every year! It’s a time for networking and recognition as students receive awards. Support SRNAs and their achievements during the luncheon. Luncheon is open to all students.

Anesthesia College Bowl (SOLD)

This fun and exciting game show-type competition between nurse anesthesia trainees and program faculty is the ideal event to reach academic and clinical faculty and future CRNAs. Sponsorship includes a 30-second video during the event

AANA Congress - CollegeBowl
  • "16% of attendees rank the career fair as a very important reason for attending the Annual Congress."
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