PLACE 18 is not possible without sponsorship and volunteers from the Canadian planning community. Sponsorship funds will be allocated towards conference operations, facilities, and student registration fees.

Sponsors will receive monthly progress and financial updates on the conference; sponsors will know exactly how their money is being spent. Final updates will be sent at the end of October to assess the success of the conference. 

Become a Sponsor: 

To sponsor PLACE 18, please complete the attached sponsorship form and submit the completed form to Payments can be issued via cheque or direct deposit. Please feel free to contact us at with any questions or concerns.

Sponsorship Tiers:

Platinum ($5,000+)

  • All Gold Items, and:

  • Logo on the front cover of program book

  • Full banner advertisement

  • Sponsor name included in event name (Select Gala or Keynote of Choice)

  • 2 additional free corporate registrations (total of 4)

Gold ($2,500 - $4,999)

  • Full page in program book & prominent recognition on all conference marketing, advertising, and content materials.

  • Prominent banner advertising at all registration entrances and at gala & social events.

  • Recognition from event speakers at the podium at banquet & keynote speakers.

  • Listed recognition with large logo (with hotlink) on the website home page and sponsorship page.

  • 2 free corporate registrations.


Silver ($1,000 - $2,499)

  • Small logo recognition in program book.

  • Listed recognition with medium logo (with hotlink) on the website sponsorship page.

  • 1 free corporate registration.

Bronze (< $1,000)

  • Listed company or name recognition on website and in program book.

Additional Options:

If you are interested in other ways to get involved with PLACE 18, please let us know by contacting Additional options include hosting ancillary events and site tours, providing a guest speaker, or sponsoring supplementary attendee expenses.