Conference Sponsors and Endorsements

Help shift the larger global conversation on climate change from “doom and gloom” to a sense of opportunity, possibility, and hope for the future. Become a sponsor of the first international Drawdown conference, Research to Action: The Science of Drawdown today.

Sponsorship is designed to elevate your brand to conference attendees and online audiences. We welcome custom sponsorship requests that fit your needs. In part, sponsors are sought to help fund the carbon offsets associated with conference emissions and attendee travel.

For more information on corporate and foundation sponsorships, please contact Wendy Oakes ( for corporate relations or Alan Gibson ( for foundation relations.

Corporate and Foundation Sponsorships

Sponsorship Benefits

Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
Sponsorship Amount $5,000 $10,000 $25,000 $50,000
Complimentary Registrations 1 2 4 8
Logo Included on Conference Website Yes Yes Yes Yes
Logo Included in Conference Emails   Yes Yes Yes
Logo Placement on Printed Materials and Digital Signage at the Conference     Yes Yes
Prominent Logo Placement on Printed Materials and Digital Signage at the Conference       Yes
Printed Promotional Materials on Display at Conference        Yes

Your total sponsorship contribution, minus the regular registration rate value ($495 USD) of each complimentary registration will be considered a charitable gift to The Pennsylvania State University and you may be entitled to a United States income tax deduction for federal tax purposes. Please consult your tax advisor regarding specific questions about your deductions.

Conference Sponsors

ImerysPepsiPenn State College of Agricultural SciencesPenn State College of EngineeringPenn State Institutes of Energy and the EnvironmentNortheast Regional Sun Grant Initiative CenterSustainability InstituteWPPSEF: West Penn Power Sustainable Energy Fund


Conference Endorsements

Conference endorsements are from organizations or individuals who pledge other donation amounts and/or in-kind services and support to the conference.

AASHE: The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher EducationAmerican Society of Agricultural and Biological EngineersEcology InstituteG-STIC: Global Sustainable Technology & Innovation ConferencesNational Council for Science and the EnvironmentOutriderThe Rock Ethics InstituteSociety for Nutrition Education and Behavior (SNEB)