Sponsorship

The 2018 Global Gathering brings together over 400 prominent international philanthropists, influential community members and global business leaders for a multi-day exploration of cutting-edge science and the integral connection between science and philanthropy. The full spectrum of the worldwide Weizmann family will be represented at the Gathering, with meaningful participation from the U.S., Canada, United Kingdom, Europe, Israel, Latin America and Australia. For more information on becoming a sponsor, please contact your local Weizmann representative or Mark Feldman, Senior Vice President, Financial Resource Development, at 212.895.7933 or m.feldman@acwis.org.


Global Gathering Sponsors

We extend profound thanks to our Global Gathering sponsors, whose generous underwriting helps support this landmark event. Their partnership and dedication further our mission of Science for the Benefit of Humanity. Our growing list of sponsors currently include*:

Presenting Sponsors

Science Sponsors

Luncheon Sponsors

*As of May 31, 2018


SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Listed benefits are examples only. Sponsorship benefits are determined on a case by case basis, taking into account Sponsor’s own policy and/or legal requirements, among other factors.

Exclusive Title Partnership Sponsor — $250,000

The American Committee is proud to offer an exclusive opportunity to become the Title Sponsor of the Global Gathering at $250,000 in return for direct exposure to the influential audience before, during and after the event. The American Committee will work in partnership with the sponsor to ensure all sponsorship aims are addressed.

Branding opportunities are possible through all print, digital and marketing collateral and, due to the exclusive nature of this world-class event, all leading sponsorship opportunities will be customized to meet sponsor objectives.

Sponsorship provides exposure to 400 highly influential business leaders and philanthropists. Benefits included with sponsorship range from admittance to the Global Gathering day sessions, potential opportunities to introduce key scientists and speakers, tables at evening events, permanent recognition on the Weizmann Institute’s international Plaza Donor Wall on campus, post-evening coverage in various international publications, and more.

  • Permanent recognition on the Weizmann Institute’s International Plaza Donor Wall on campus (“Supporter” level)
  • Permanent recognition on the Weizmann Institute campus in the International Residence to house international students
  • Leading recognition and corporate logo placement on the American Committee website home page, social media platforms, and the Global Gathering microsite, including prominent placement of logo and website link on the home page
  • Prominent recognition and placement in print and event promotional materials, including signage at events
  • Public and on-site acknowledgment
  • Post-event identification in The Weizmann International Magazine of Science & People and the American Committee’s e-newsletter (combined total circulation approximately 32,000 subscribers)
  • Admittance for six to all Global Gathering day sessions
  • One table with preferred seating for 10 at each Global Gathering evening event

“Night at The Pops” Lead Sponsor at Symphony Hall — $175,000

  • Permanent recognition on the Weizmann Institute’s International Plaza Donor Wall on campus (“Friend” level)
  • Permanent recognition on the Weizmann Institute campus in the International Residence to house international students
  • Prominent corporate logo and website link placement on the Sponsor page of the Global Gathering microsite
  • Prominent recognition and placement in print and event promotional materials, including signage at events
  • Public and on-site acknowledgment
  • Post-event identification in The Weizmann International Magazine of Science & People and the American Committee’s e-newsletter (combined total circulation approximately 32,000 subscribers)
  • Admittance for four to all Global Gathering day sessions
  • Preferred seating for 20 at the event

Presenting Sponsor – Opening Dinner in Honor of the President’s Circle at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum — $100,000

  • Permanent recognition on the Weizmann Institute’s International Plaza Donor Wall on campus (“Friend” level)
  • Permanent recognition on the Weizmann Institute campus in the International Residence to house international students
  • Prominent corporate logo and website link placement on the Sponsor page of the Global Gathering microsite
  • Prominent recognition and placement in print and event promotional materials, including signage at events
  • Public and on-site acknowledgment
  • Post-event identification in The Weizmann International Magazine of Science & People and the American Committee’s e-newsletter (combined total circulation of approximately 32,000 subscribers)
  • One table of 10 at the President’s Circle dinner
  • 10 guest passes for reception and evening performance at Symphony Hall

Presenting Sponsor – Finale Gala at the Museum of Fine Arts

Stone/Teplow Families Charitable Fund

Science Sponsor

Morning of Science at MIT — $50,000
Morning of Science at Harvard University — $50,000

  • Permanent recognition on the Weizmann Institute’s International Donor Wall on campus (“Friend” level)
  • Permanent recognition on the Weizmann Institute campus in the International Residence to house international students
  • Recognition and corporate logo placement on event promotional materials
  • Logo and website link placement on the Sponsor page of the Global Gathering microsite
  • Public and on-site acknowledgement at the sponsored science session
  • Admittance for two to all Global Gathering events
  • Six guest passes to the sponsored science session and afternoon luncheon

Luncheon Sponsor

Luncheon Sponsor at MIT — $50,000

  • Permanent recognition on the Weizmann Institute’s International Plaza Donor Wall on campus (“Friend” level)
  • Permanent recognition on the Weizmann Institute campus in the International Residence to house international students
  • Recognition and corporate logo placement on event promotional materials
  • Logo and website link placement on the Sponsor page of the Global Gathering microsite
  • Public and on-site acknowledgment at the sponsored luncheon
  • Admittance for two to all Global Gathering events
  • One table of eight at the sponsored luncheon and admittance for two to the morning science sessions

Luncheon Sponsor at The State Room

Global Gathering Patron $25,000

This sponsorship helps bring the extraordinary global impact of the Weizmann Institute to the world by supporting this landmark, biennial gathering, where awe-inspiring Weizmann research is showcased to influential new audiences outside of Israel. The sponsorship enables unique relationships to be built between scientists and philanthropists. Personal encounters during the Global Gathering—among researchers, donors, and potential donors—lay the groundwork for philanthropic support and collaboration and strengthen the partnership between science and philanthropy, one of the Weizmann Institute’s unique attributes.    

Global Gathering Patrons will receive permanent recognition on the Weizmann Institute campus in the International Residence being constructed by the Weizmann Institute to address the high-priority need for international student housing. The International Residence will help the Institute attract the brightest scientific minds from abroad to Israel and solidify its reputation as a global crossroads of science, while cultivating a community of foreign students who have had positive, enriching experiences on campus and in Israel.

The following Recognition and Benefits are associated with this level of sponsorship:

  • Admittance for two to all Global Gathering events
  • Recognition on event promotional materials and on the Sponsor page of the Global Gathering microsite
  • Permanent recognition on the Weizmann Institute campus in the International Residence to house international students