Gain brand visibility among a targeted audience of innovators and technology developers in the NFC ecosystem by sponsoring the 2020 NFC Innovation Awards. Sponsoring companies will have the opportunity to be associated with and network with industry luminaries from the world’s leading mobile device, semiconductor, payment, consumer electronics manufacturers, and solution providers. See a full list of our member companies here.

Why Sponsor?

Pre-event visibility:

  • Logo and company description on NFC Forum and award website
  • Inclusion of logo in all promotional emails
  • Mentions in at least five social media posts
  • Inclusion in press release
  • Inclusion in social media buzz kit


On-site visibility at Final Event:

  • Logo included on event signage and collateral
  • 6’ exhibit table, including power and two chairs (exhibit space booked on first-come, first-served basis)
  • Opportunity to provide a gift and/or handout to all attendees
  • Mention in award ceremony remarks
  • Logo included in award winner video compilation to shown at event and posted on YouTube and social media channels
  • Opportunity to participate in press activity


Post-event visibility:

  • Inclusion in announcement press release
  • Inclusion in announcement email to all NFC contacts
  • Featured on winner’s gallery page on website for six-months
  • Opportunity to send an HTML email to entrants and reception attendees; the NFC Forum does not share its email list
  • Logo included in award winner video compilation which will be posted on YouTube and social media channels

Sponsorship Pricing

  • Platinum: $10,000 – NXP Semiconductors
  • Gold: $8,000
  • Silver: $5,000
  • A La Carte: $750 – $2,500

Additional Sponsorship Opportunities

Signature Cocktail:  $2,500

Includes branded cups, choice of cocktail (options provided by the NFC Forum) & dedicated branded signage

Branded Giveaway:  $2,000 – NXP Semiconductors

Travel converters, water bottles, reflector bracelet, pens

Branded Tote Bags:  $1,500 – NXP Semiconductors

To be handed out at registration

Break Sponsor:  $1,000 – NXP Semiconductors

Sponsor signage during afternoon break (limit 1)

Lanyard:  $1,000 – Identiv

Each Connections Summit participant is advertising your brand (limit 1)

Branded Napkins:  $1,000

Put your brand in every attendee’s hand by including your logo on one of the cocktail napkins during breaks and at the Award Celebration

About the NFC Innovation Awards Reception Event

The awards presentation will take place on June 23, 2020 in Helsinki, Finland. The event will be in conjunction with the NFC Forum Member Meeting. Winners will be announced live at the event.