Benefits of Becoming a Sponsor

When you sponsor at the 2018 SME Annual Conference & Expo and 91st Annual Meeting of the SME-MN Section,  you will be able to put your company in front of the leaders of the mining industry. With several unique marketing opportunities available, we look forward to working with you to help you find the best option for your company reach your target customers and to achieve your marketing goals. Here are some reasons why your company should sponsor:


Thank you to our 2017 Gold Sponsors

  • Reach Influential Decision Makers

    With more than 6,000 attendees, the 2018 SME Annual Conference & Expo and 91st Annual Meeting of the SME-MN Section will bring in more top-level decision makers than any other industry conference. Don't miss this opportunity to put your brand in front of the movers and shakers of the industry.

  • Be a Part of a Growing Conference

    Each year, this conference experiences unprecedented growth. Surrounded by industry thought leaders, decision makers and qualified professionals, ACE is the industry conference that will help your organization stand out and make an impact.

  • Effectively Position Your Products, Services and Brand for Large Scale Awareness

    As a partner and participant of the conference sponsorship program, you are certain to be top-of-mind when most industry executives are assessing products and services.

  • Differentiate Your Brand from the Competition

    With facilitated networking and focused interaction, a customized sponsorship will deliver the "face time" needed to ensure your company makes the short list and solidifies long term relationships.

  • A Proven Commodity For Our Loyal Customers

    See for yourself why 80% of SME's partners return annually to support our events. SME's reputation has been firmly built on a foundation of consistently meeting and exceeding the expectations of our sponsors and exhibitors. This has been achieved by engaging with our partners for a deeper understanding of their unique needs and developing inventive campaigns through our events.

  • Protected Market Share For Sponsors

    SME is devoted to ensuring a solid ratio of buyers for our confirmed partners. By limiting the number of sponsors to our programs, the integrity of their campaigns is assured.