Star of the North Meeting

April 23–25, 2020 St. Paul, MN

Future Dates: April 22-24, 2021 and April 28-30, 2022

Sponsor or Advertise

The Star of the North Meeting gives you the unique opportunity to build your brand with dental professionals from the entire upper Midwest. Our sponsors help to elevate the Star of the North as the educational opportunity and marketplace in the industry. You can sponsor the conference at a specific level, or find a special opportunity below.

Sponsorship Perks

Promote Your Brand

Boost awareness about your organization or product while giving back to the industry. You can showcase your brand onsite and in promotional materials, and engage with dental professionals and MDA members in the exhibit hall.

Attendee List

Advertise After the Conference

Star of the North offers a unique opportunity to purchase the list of conference attendees after the conference for your promotional materials. You’ll be able to reach dentists and dental staff through your mailings and e-communications.

Special Sponsorships – $5,000+

Tote Bag

One $15,000 exclusive sponsorship and a shared $7,500 option for two sponsors are available for this opportunity.

The $15,000 sponsor receives all the perks at the diamond level and the two $7,500 sponsors receive perks at the the platinum level. All three sponsors also receive:

  • Their company logo featured on the tote bag giveaway (along with the Star of the North logo)
  • Recognition in the promotional materials for the tote bag in the Preliminary Program, Onsite Program and on the Star of the North website
The BIG Party

One $10,000 exclusive sponsorship and a shared $5,000 option for two sponsors are available for this opportunity.

The $10,000 sponsor receives all the perks at the diamond level and the two $5,000 sponsors receive perks at the platinum level. All three sponsors also receive:

  • Company logo on bar signs
  • Recognition on all The BIG Party promotional materials
  • Recognition on event’s onsite signage
  • 50 drink tickets to use at the event
Keynote Session SPONSORED by Dyste Willaims

One $10,000 exclusive sponsorship and a shared $5,000 option for two sponsors are available for this opportunity.

The $10,000 sponsor receives all the perks at the diamond level, as well as:

  • Additional 10’x10’ booth and option of having the keynote book signing in this space
  • Two to three minutes of stage time prior to speaker presentation to speak to audience

The two $5,000 sponsors receive perks at the platinum level. All three sponsors also receive:

  • Sponsor name/logo will be listed on all promotional materials regarding keynote (website, printed material, social media, onsite signage, etc.)
  • Sponsor logo listed on welcome presentation screens in auditorium
  • Sponsor thanked by chairperson prior to the introduction of speaker
Badge Lanyard

One $7,500 exclusive sponsorship is available for this opportunity. This sponsor receives all of the perks at the platinum level as well as their company logo featured on the lanyard.

Massage Station SPONSORED by Dental Experts

One $5,500 exclusive sponsorship is available for this opportunity. This sponsor receives all of the perks at the platinum level, as well as:

  • Recognition on any onsite signage and printed programs
  • Vinyl floor footprints with your logo leading to the location from main escalator
  • Company logo on sign at each station
  • Opportunity to collaborate on a creative way to get attendees to visit your booth for massage sign-ups (depending on sponsor’s input)
Attendee Concession Bucks – New This Year!

Two $5,500 exclusive day sponsorship is available for this opportunity. The sponsor receives all of the perks at the platinum level, as well as:

  • Exclusive Thursday or Friday sponsorship
  • Recognition on any onsite signage and printed programs
  • Company logo on printed food vouchers
  • Recognition in a designated meeting app reminder to all attendees
  • Recognition in the daily email to attendees
  • Vouchers redeemable at Exhibit Hall concession stands and in the Exhibit Hall cafe (to encourage attendees in the Exhibit Hall)
Meeting App

One $5,000 exclusive sponsorship is available for this opportunity. This sponsor receives all of the perks at the platinum level, as well as:

  • Recognition in the promotional materials in the Preliminary Program, Onsite Program, and the Star of the North website
  • Home page logo with hyperlink
  • Four alert notifications (one pre-conference, two during, one post-conference)
Buyer’s Happy Hour – 5 remaining

Six $5,000 shared sponsorships are available for this opportunity. These sponsors receive all of the perks at the platinum level, as well as:

  • Recognition in all Exhibit Hall promotional materials
  • Recognition on the event’s onsite signage
  • PDF promotional piece for you to email to customers
  • Recognition of sponsors in a promotional piece (complete with Exhibit Hall map highlighting your location) that will be mailed to all attendees with their name badges
  • The event will be an open bar to attendees – depending on booth placement, there may be an option to place a bar station next to the sponsor’s booth

Special Sponsorships – $4,000 and Under

Water Bottles SPONSORED by Dental Health Products Inc.

One $3,500 exclusive sponsorship is available for this opportunity. This sponsor receives all the perks at the silver level, as well as:

  • Company logo featured on the water bottle with the meeting logo
  • Recognition on the promotional materials for the water bottle in the Preliminary Program, Onsite Program and the Star of the North website
CE Verification Station

One $2,500 exclusive sponsorship is available for this opportunity. This sponsor receives all the perks at the bronze level as well as:

  • Company name featured on the CE Verification Station signage
  • Company logo and a message running across the screens
  • Company logo on the CE section of the Star of the North website
Charging Station

Two $2,500 exclusive area sponsorships are available for this opportunity. This sponsor receives all the perks at the bronze level as well as:

  • Recognition on any onsite signage and printed programs
  • Company logo on charging station
  • Choice of Meeting Room Level or Exhibit Hall station
Speaker Sponsorships

You may choose to sponsor a given speaker at many different levels. Sponsors receive all of the perks available at their designated amount, as well as:

  • 2020 Speaker List
  • Recognition in the speaker’s program descriptions in the Preliminary Program, Onsite Program, and Star of the North website
  • Recognition on the program’s onsite signage