IAIA16 Sponsors

IAIA welcomes conference sponsorship in any amount. Sponsorship can be applied either toward specific components of the conference program (e.g., coffee breaks, plenary sessions) or as a general contribution. Please see the IAIA16 Sponsorship Opportunities brochure for more details about what can be sponsored and the benefits available to your organization.

Sponsorship Opportunities

DOWNLOAD THE IAIA16 SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES BROCHURE (ENGLISH) (JAPANESE) for more details about what can be sponsored and the benefits available to your organization.

Exhibitor Information

DOWNLOAD THE IAIA16 EXHIBITOR FLYER (ENGLISH) for information about booths, display tables, delegate pack inserts, and advertisements.



Why sponsor IAIA16?

IAIA is the only interdisciplinary international association dedicated to impact assessment. Our annual conferences bring together a unique mix of experts and professionals, and a unique opportunity for you to promote your organization.  Our conference in 2015 included nearly 1000 people from 87 countries.

  • Increase your visibility before an international audience of environmental and social professionals.
  • Be recognized as a global thought leader. 
  • Demonstrate your commitment to sustainability and corporate social responsibility.
  • Be associated with other industry leaders.
  • Ensure that your company or institution information is forefront during the  conference.
  • Enhance your presence internationally.
  • Give your staff the opportunity to network with leading practitioners and experts.
  • Ensure that your company will be remembered by the delegates long after the event is over.

Who Will Attend?

IAIA16 is expected to attract approximately 700 international delegates from 80+ nations around the world, with a large concentration expected from Asia. Delegates will include:

  • Corporate and industry leaders
  • Not-for-profit lenders (e.g., World Bank)
  • Policy makers and decision makers
  • Aboriginal organizations
  • Practitioners and users of impact assessment
  • Consultants providing impact assessment  services
  • Government agency staff
  • Legislators
  • Industry practitioners
  • Educators, researchers, trainers and students
  • Non-government organizations (NGOs)
  • Others with an interest  in impact assessment

At IAIA15, held in Florence, Italy, delegates represented consultancies (31%), national or local governments (16%), educational institutions (16%), research institutes/laboratories (10%), industry (7%), NGOs/ENGOs (5%), multilateral development banks (5%), inter-governmental organizations (2%), donor agencies (1%), and other sectors (7%).

What Can I Sponsor?

Items that can be sponsored at IAIA16 include:

  • IAIA16 mobile application
  • Delegate satchels
  • Opening reception
  • Coffee breaks
  • Lunches
  • Note pads for delegates
  • Pens for delegates
  • Conference banquet
  • Theme forums
  • Concurrent sessions
  • Opening plenary
  • Closing plenary
  • Final program
  • Support participation of delegates from developing countries

If you prefer not to sponsor something specific, general contributions are always welcome and contribute to the overall success of the event.

What Benefits Do Sponsors Receive?

IAIA offers five sponsorship category levels: Reef, Island, Continent, Earth, and Premier.  A detailed breakdown of benefits by category is available in the IAIA16 Sponsorship Opportunities brochure

Benefits include:

  • Complimentary and half-price registrations
  • Recognition in IAIA e-newsletter (circulation 9,000+)
  • Ad space in the final program
  • Online recognition on the IAIA16 sponsors page
  • Recognition in final program
  • Discount on exhibit booth
  • Complimentary Corporate IAIA membership
  • Discount on training courses
  • Mention in IAIA16 news releases

We're Interested! Who Do We Contact?

We encourage you to review the Sponsorship Opportunities brochure to see which opportunities most interest your company.  If you have decided to become a sponsor or would like more information, you can contact:

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Bridget John

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Japan Committee for IAIA16 


Tatsuo Itoh (Co-chair)
Haruo Shimada (Co-chair)
Jill Baker
Sachihiko Harashina
Takashi Inagaki
Osamu Kajitani
Miles Scott-Brown
Yuki Shibata