Sponsorship Program (2017-2018)

We rely on the generous support of our sponsors and industry partners to continue to deliver meaningful events and implement initiatives for the members of the Michigan HIMSS Chapter. The Board of Directors are committed to providing a platform and a venue for our supporting sponsors to increase their visibility and value to Chapter members in return for financial support. That financial support allows the Chapter to deliver information, educational sessions, networking events and thought leadership to its membership on a regular basis throughout the calendar year.

Offering:

The Michigan Chapter of HIMSS offers the following to the sponsor community:

Demographics:

  • 1,600 Chapter Members representing 60+ Hospitals in Michigan

Events:

  • 4 Networking and Education Events per Calendar Year (January-December)
  • 1 Social Event per Fiscal Year
  • Webinars to connect with members throughout the state
  • Regular electronic mailers to announce events to our Membership list
  • Dedicated Michigan Chapter Website will feature sponsor logos
  • A large, active Advocacy Group advancing the use of HIT in support of health reform initiatives across local, state and federal governments

Sponsor Programs – Annual Commitment:

  • Premier Sponsor: $4,000 full year
  • Executive Sponsor: $2,000 full year
  • Associate Sponsor: $1,000 full year
  • Miscellaneous Sponsor Options: Fees vary

Premier Sponsorship:

  • Acknowledgment as a new sponsor on the Michigan Chapter Website and Chapter newsletter.
  • Recognition as Premier Sponsor on the Michigan Chapter website throughout the year, including logo recognition and brief (75 word maximum) description of your company.
  • Your logo on continuous loop slide presentation at all Chapter events.
  • Your logo on promotional materials for all Chapter events.
  • Two Sponsor Spotlights each year:
    • Your content, such as case studies or on demand webinar available on the Michigan Chapter Website for up to three months.
    • Links to your Sponsor Spotlight in quarterly Chapter Newsletter
  • Display table at all Chapter Events
  • Six (6) Chapter-Only memberships

Executive Sponsorship:

  • Acknowledgment as a new sponsor on the Michigan Chapter Website and Chapter newsletter.
  • Logo recognition as Executive Sponsor on the Michigan Chapter website throughout the year.
  • Your logo on continuous loop slide presentation at all Chapter events.
  • Display table at all Chapter Events
  • Four (4) Chapter-Only memberships

Associate Sponsorship:

  • Acknowledgment as a new sponsor on the Michigan Chapter Website and Chapter newsletter.
  • Recognition as Associate Sponsor on the Michigan Chapter website throughout the year, including logo recognition.
  • Two (2) Chapter-Only memberships

Event & Miscellaneous Sponsorship:

At the discretion of the Chapter leadership, the Chapter may offer from time to time, individual Sponsorship opportunities that do not fall within the definition of current Sponsorship offerings or are in addition to the Sponsorship opportunities listed above.

Note:

Sponsorship does not include the Michigan Chapter Reception at HIMSS 18 or Social Events. Co-sponsored events with other professional organizations (e.g., MiHIN, HFMA, ACHE, etc.) may not be included in available sponsor packages.