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"The World Internet Center wields a powerful relationship base in the
industry, able to pull together senior researchers, executives, and end-users
to inform our strategic initiatives. Their professional process to extract key information from these multi-corporate sessions saves us time and
resources while enhancing our business contacts in the Valley
and developing our strategic research portfolio."

Joachim Schaper
Vice President Americas, SAP Corporate Research




Invigorating high tech innovation

  2005 Corporate Sponsorship Program 252kb

The Objectives

To provide a powerful and effective center -- a third-party forum and nexus of innovators -- for clients from Internet- and communications-based industries, government and enterprise end-users to explore near- and medium-term solutions for advanced communications, business processes, and security.

To leverage the collective weight of 30 Industry leaders to support technology, communications, and eBusiness evolution in an open, yet critical multi-organizational environment.

The Challenge

To re-invigorate the high technology sector, at a time when enterprise-level end-users and governments need refined solutions to complex business and security issues.

Goal and Deadline

To commit 30 industry leaders to the 2005 Corporate Sponsorship program by January 2005.

Corporate Sponsorship Fee

  • $9,900 US

The World Internet Center

In its ninth year in Silicon Valley, this for-profit corporation delivers timely insights into emerging technologies and developing markets that saves its clients time, money, and resources. Additionally, the Center provides an optimal window into Silicon Valley for the promotion of its clients' brands, key messages, and products.

Corporate Sponsorship Deliverables

  • 1 custom marketing session (e.g., Technology Demo, Executive Briefing, Challenge-the-Expert Program, Interactive Panel)
  • Recognition on Center's website, weekly eNewsletter, and appropriate materials
  • Up to 50 submissions of marketing messages to the Center's weekly eNewsletter and website
  • Up to 50 submissions of white papers, reports, strategic materials for posting on Center's website
  • Free access for all sponsor representatives to regular monthly Center programs (approximately three sessions/month)
  • Admission for four sponsor representatives to all-sponsor events
  • Discount for Center's services (e.g., Think Tank Sessions, Strategic Roundtables, etc.)
    • 10% discount for 2 services booked and paid in advance
    • Click Here to view "Forms of Services" 296kb
  • Invitation to All-Sponsor Innovation Summit
  • One seat on Corporate Sponsorship Advisory Board
    • Input into thematic thrust of general sessions at the Center

The Power of Thirty Corporate Sponsors

Supports 54 Informational Sessions

  • 30 custom marketing sessions highlighting new products and solutions
  • 24 networking and strategic knowledge sessions (two monthly), open to the community; focused around 2005 Thematic Tracks for the World Internet Center

Supports an Effective Multi-organizational Base in Silicon Valley

  • Third-party forum for coordinating and hosting strategic sessions for corporations and governments around new technologies, solutions, and vertical and geographic markets

Proposed Thematic Tracks for 2005
(Awaiting Input from Corporate Sponsors)

  • Cybersecurity
  • Global Connectivity: Last-Mile Challenge
  • Future of Development Platforms
  • Next Generation eBusiness Processes
  • Utility Computing
  • Next Generation Wireless
  • Auto ID for Homeland Security
  • Seamless Connectivity
  • Evolution of IPv6
  • Advances in IT for Healthcare

Contact Us

For further information about the Silicon Valley World Internet Center, please contact:

Dr. Susan J. Duggan
Chief Executive Officer
Tel: 650-565-8070