The Winter Simulation Conference (WSC) sponsorship is an affordable way to get in front of your target audience. WSC is the premier modeling and simulation conference with an extensive history of providing a high-quality outlet for simulation research. Whether your goal is branding, awareness, sales, networking or recruiting, WSC sponsorship has an opportunity to fit your needs.

Why sponsor?

  • Increase brand recognition
  • Generate leads
  • Show commitment to your community
  • Nurture relationships
  • Recruit highly qualified candidates

This year marks the 50th Anniversary of the Winter Simulation Conference and we’re excited to showcase our longest standing supporters at all sponsorship levels. Celebrate with us and show your support through sponsorships!

WSC 2017 offers Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Bronze Sponsorship Levels. Additional ideas for other events or sponsorship activities are welcome. Contact for sponsorship: Adam Graunke and Rene Reiter.

In addition to benefits listed individually, all WSC Sponsors will receive:

  • Logo with link on the WSC website
  • Logo with link on the WSC mobile app
  • Logo on conference signage at the registration desk, general reception, main ballroom and exhibit area
  • Logo in WSC printed program
  • Recognition in pre-conference e-mails to prospective and registered attendees

platinum-icon$5,000  Options include:

  • General Reception ~ customized napkins, two pull-up banners, and other special recognition at the reception
  • Badge Holder/Lanyard ~ your logo co-branded with the WSC logo on the conference lanyard and name badge worn by all attendees
  • Hotel Key Cards ~ your logo co-branded with WSC logo on all hotel key cards used by attendees staying at the Red Rock Resort



$3,000  Options include:

  • Attendee Bags ~ your logo co-branded with the WSC logo on conference bags distributed at registration to all attendees
  • Conference Proceedings Flash Drive & CD ~ your logo co-branded with the WSC logo on the flash drives and CDs distributed at registration to all attendees
  • Mobile App ~ special listing on the WSC mobile app including logo, company description, POC information and a direct link to your website

Options include:

  • Wireless Internet ~ display your company logo on signage at key locations where attendees can access WiFi
  • Quick Reference Guide ~ your logo co-branded on the cover of the conference quick reference guide distributed at registration to all attendees
  • Conference Program Ad ~ full-page ad in the conference program distributed at registration to all attendees


$750Options include:

  • PhD Colloquium & Poster Session (3 available) ~ signage with your company logo and tagline at the poster sessions
  • Coffee & Refreshment Breaks (5 total breaks available) ~ signage with your company logo and tagline during a refreshment break of your choice



BRANDED GIVEAWAYS      $250  ~ WSC will hand out your specialty item (pens, notepads, luggage tags, etc. with your logo) that you produce at the registration counter as attendees arrive.

RECRUITERS     $1,000 

  • Table with collateral in “Career Center” located in the exhibit hall
  • Space to hold recruiting event on Tuesday evening
  • One full conference registration and two booth-only registrations (includes access to the Tuesday recruiting event)