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NVTC Research Sponsorship Opportunities

NVTC has embarked on a new research initiative to collect and share data that promotes the region's strengths and target industries and informs NVTC and its members about regional priorities, issues and challenges. As part of this effort, NVTC will be publishing a new series of infographics, white papers and other content addressing important and trending industry topics.

Examples of past/current research include:

Brand your company as a subject matter expert and leader in the industry by sponsoring NVTC research! Sponsorship benefits include not only recognition in research publications and related outreach, but also participation in the research process, opportunities to provide input on research topics and project selection, access to initial results/drafts and engagement with a community of thoughtful, strategic technology professionals.

Available research sponsorships for 2018-2019 currently include:

Contact Yolanda Lee for more information.

Additional future research may include topics such as:

  • Greater Washington workforce analysis
  • Regional economic snapshots and rankings
  • Data center economic impact
  • Data analytics
  • Health technology
 
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Blockchain technology
  • Innovation in Greater Washington
  • Mobility
  • Competency maps/career pathways

Contact John Shaw to discuss these and any other topics your company may want to sponsor.


Data Analytics Infographic
Lead Sponsorship: $10,000 (can be split into two partner sponsorships)

Expected Publication: February 2019

This infographic will examine our region's established leadership position in data analytics through visualization of Greater Washington's rankings for areas such as data industry concentration, private sector employment in data-intensive industries, the percentage of data analytics workers within each state's workforce and data workforce salary averages.

Infographic sponsorship benefits include:

  • Your company logo on the infographic
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in press releases and/or social media outreach about the research
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in any supporting content, such as presentation overviews and NVTC Blog posts
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in any direct emails to members



Workforce Needs Assessment
Supporting Sponsorship: $10,000

Expected Publication: Spring 2019

The project will focus on needs of IT employers in Greater Washington as it relates to projected retirements and employment needs over the next 10 years using surveys and focus groups with tech employers. The project will attempt to identify the estimated number of retirees, skills gaps between the existing and retiring workforce and best practices around upskilling and retaining the existing workforce and attracting new talent.

The report will take this information and provide recommendations on how best to respond to IT employer needs as it relates to the retiring workforce.

Supporting sponsorship benefits include:

  • Your company logo on the published report
  • Sponsorship acknowledgement in the written introduction
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in press releases and/or social media outreach about the research
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in any supporting content, such as presentation overviews and NVTC Blog posts
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in any direct emails to members



Virginia Rankings Infographic
Lead Sponsorship: $10,000 (can be split into two partner sponsorships)

Expected Publication: August 2019

Virginia is a vibrant center for business, and this infographic will highlight the rankings to prove it. Example data points include Virginia's status as the state most likely to sustain and grow startups and Virginia's strong pool of technology workers.

Infographic sponsorship benefits include:

  • Your company logo on the infographic
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in press releases and/or social media outreach about the research
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in any supporting content, such as presentation overviews and NVTC Blog posts
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in any direct emails to members



Cybersecurity Infographic
Lead Sponsorship: $10,000 (can be split into two partner sponsorships)

Expected Publication: October 2019

This infographic will examine our region's established leadership position in cybersecurity through visualization of Greater Washington's rankings for areas such as cybersecurity business offerings, private sector employment planning and the cybersecurity workforce.

Infographic sponsorship benefits include:

  • Your company logo on the infographic
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in press releases and/or social media outreach about the research
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in any supporting content, such as presentation overviews and NVTC Blog posts
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in any direct emails to members



Advanced Analytics Research (refresh of 2014 report)
Lead Sponsorship: $50,000
Supporting Sponsorship: $10,000

Expected Publication: 2019

As one of the nation's premier high-tech centers, Greater Washington is home to a growing number of firms that both provide and use advanced analytics as a core competency. In addition, the region's proximity to the federal government, which produces, stores and manages some of the largest data sets in the world; its historic workforce expertise in managing and interpreting data; and its many outstanding institutions of higher learning make it uniquely positioned to leverage the growing demand for advanced analytics services.

Based on an initial report produced in May 2014, this updated report will catalogue the breadth and depth of advanced analytics experience, expertise and assets of the region. It will also outline how the resources and knowledge of the region's providers, users and educators will allow it to advance its leadership position in advanced analytics and drive future economic development in the region.

Lead sponsorship benefits include:

  • Full-page ad in all versions of the NVTC research published content
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment on research webpage
  • Your company logo on the published report
  • Sponsorship acknowledgement in the written introduction
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in press releases and/or social media outreach about the research
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in any supporting content, such as presentation overviews and NVTC Blog posts
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in any direct emails to members
Supporting sponsorship benefits include:

  • Your company logo on the published report
  • Sponsorship acknowledgement in the written introduction
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in press releases and/or social media outreach about the research
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in any supporting content, such as presentation overviews and NVTC Blog posts
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment in any direct emails to members