GDC'SF IGF Sponsorships

Photo from the IGF

18th Annual IGF is the "Sundance Film Festival" of the game industry, honoring the Indie and Student communities.


IGF Platinum Sponsor $88,000

The IGF title sponsorship has proven to be one of the most effective vehicles for reaching and influencing the Indie Community.

Photo of participants at the IGF

Pre-Event Exposure:

  • Platinum sponsor billing, logo and link on homepage of IGF website
  • Platinum sponsor billing, large logo and link at the top of the Sponsors page on the IGF website. Includes a 50-word company description
  • Platinum sponsor billing and logo on gdconf.com IGF page
  • Platinum sponsor billing and logo on ubmgamenetwork.com IGF page
  • Inclusion in one (1) GDC Newsletter based on availability and sign-on date
  • 160x600 banner to run on gdconf.com network of sites. See banner spec details
  • Sponsorship title, logo and 25-word company description on gdconf.com Sponsor page

On-Site Exposure:

  • Platinum sponsor billing and large logo on Sponsor page of the awards program, accompanied by a 50-word text description
  • Small pod within IGF Pavilion
  • Platinum sponsor billing and logo in GDC Mobile App. Based on availability and date assets are received
  • Platinum sponsor billing and large logo on IGF Pavilion banner. Based on availability and date assets are received
  • Platinum sponsor billing and logo on pod headers for main competition for IGF Pavilion (Exclusive)
  • One (1) Lightbox prominently placed in Moscone Center. Select available location with sales representative
  • One (1) large hanging banner in Moscone Convention Center. Sponsor produces (see sales representative for available locations)
  • One (1) spinning tower banner.(Spinning Towers Banner example)
  • One (1) tote bag insert distributed to all conference attendees, speakers, and press at GDC
  • One (1) branded micro app or survey on GDC Mobile App (appears on home menu screen with the "event brand" icons). Micro app icon can appear as company logo and link to mobile friendly webpage.
  • One (1) custom badge on GDC Mobile App
  • Text mention on invitation to Nominee Reception
  • Twenty-five (25) GDC Expo Passes
  • Five (5) GDC All Access Passes

Awards Presentation Exposure:

  • Platinum Sponsor billing and logo on Sponsor "Thank You" slide.
  • Sponsor can submit video for editorial approval to air during IGF Ceremony
  • Ability to give away gifts to IGF Finalists
  • Sponsor recognition in welcome and farewell speech.
  • Ten (10) invitations to Pre-ceremony Nominee Reception
  • Option to submit proposal to participate in ceremony (editorial approval is required)
  • VIP table for 10 at awards ceremony.
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