Thursday, August 16, 2018
The RP Group

The Strengthening Student Success Conference has become a popular and high-profile venue for a wide cross-section of community college leaders to explore effective practices. Throughout the years the event consistently sells out, and this year we anticipate more than 800 in attendance, including sponsors, exhibitors, and presenters.

What Others Are Saying...

“Strengthening Student Success is truly one of my favorite events.” Anonymous

“This conference inspired me to think about specific ways... to collaborate with others in different areas on my campus.” El Camino College attendee

“I’m so charged up! My story matters, my experience matters and I can make a difference.” Cuesta College attendee

“This is the one event I plan for each year.” Anonymous


Contact Tracy Newell with any questions or for more information about sponsor and exhibitor opportunities.

Sponsors and Exhibitors

Thank you to our wonderful sponsors and exhibitors!

College Futures Foundation Grad Huru






  • Event in high demand, consistently selling out over the years

  • Place to explore strategies for maximizing institutional effectiveness, student learning, equitable outcomes

  • Opportunity to build relationships with a wide cross section of more than 800 higher ed, CCC faculty, directors, student services, staff, research, planners, and others


  • Speaking, event-hosting opportunities

  • Logo, ad, brochure, signage placement (digital, print)

  • Opportunities to be seen as a leader 

  • Opportunities to share your product or service in high-traffic areas 

  • Rich, targeted environment for relationship-building


  • Collaborating across sectors

  • Guided Pathways

  • Implementation of AB 705

  • Leadership development

  • Strategic, integrated planning...and more!

Detailed Benefits at a Glance

  • ​​​​All levels include a post-conference attendee list

  • All sponsor levels include an exhibit table in a premium location

  • All exhibitor materials must fit on the table (with the exception of one standup banner, no more than 3’ wide)

  • View our Sponsorship Package Mailer.

Level Sponsored Event  # of Conf. Registrations Included Speaking Opportunity Program Visibility Event Page Visibility Signage & Banners
Platinum Level Sponsor ($7,500) Conference Check-In/ Networking Area (1 opportunity) 3 5-7 minutes at a general session Full page back cover color ad; contact info & one-sentence company bio Logo and link for six months Logo included on sponsored event signage; opportunity to bring and display banner throughout conference
Gold Level Sponsor ($5,000) Lunch (2 opportunities) 3 3-5 minutes at a general session Full page color ad; contact info & one-sentence company bio Logo and link for three months Logo included on sponsored event signage; opportunity to bring and display banner at sponsored event
Silver Level Sponsor ($3,500) Reception, Breakfast or Boxed Lunch (3 opportunities) 2 2-3 minutes at a general session Half page color ad; contact info & one-sentence company bio Logo and link for two months Logo included on sponsored event sign
Bronze Level Sponsor ($2,500) Refreshment Break (Up to 8 opportunities) 2   Quarter page color ad; contact info & one-sentence company bio Logo and link for one month Logo included on sponsored event signage
Exhibitor ($1,750) Tabletop Exhibit (Up to 6 opportunities) 2   Contact info & one-sentence company bio






To Register Your Commitment...

Complete an online registration form, by August 24, 2018. We will invoice you for your sponsorship.

The earlier you register, the more likely your preferred opportunity will be available and the more visibility you will receive. Upon registration, you will receive immediate email confirmation. Planning details will be emailed four to six weeks pre-conference.

Custom Sponsorships

Should you find that your needs do not align with the sponsorship options listed, please contact MeetingWise to discuss customization options and your budget.


Contact MeetingWise LLC , our conference planning consultants, at or (310) 937-9473 as needed.

Need More Information?

Go to our conference page or email us at for additional information. With specific questions, contact MeetingWise LLC, our conference planning consultants, at or (310) 937-9473. Look for conference and sponsors promotion on twitter and facebook: #SSSC18.

Exhibit Hours (tentative)

Set-up will be from 7-8 am on Wednesday, October 3. Tear down will begin at 4 pm on Thursday, October 4.

Logo & Ad Specs

Sponsor logos & ads (may be color or b&w) must be submitted to in high-resolution jpeg, png, pdf, or eps (jpeg or png ONLY for logos) formats by August 24, 2018. Finished Sizes: Full Pg. = 7” wide x 9-1/2” high, Half Pg. = 7” wide x 4-1/2” high, Qtr. Pg. = 3-1/4” wide x 4-1/2” high.