ASN WALKING CHALLENGE – Call for Sponsorship Options

Engage with the nutrition community and promote healthy lifestyles by supporting the ASN Walking Challenge. Attendees will register to compete in a meeting-long competition to see who takes the most steps. Participants can use their own fitness trackers or pick one up onsite. “Scan in” kiosks will be available for participants to receive current results. Cumulative results will be posted on video screens, and top steppers will be recognized. Local walking maps with supporter logo included!

EMERGING LEADER POSTER COMPETITION – $30,000

This popular program recognizes the highest quality research presented by students and young investigators at ASN’s Scientific Sessions. The program aims to bring visibility to the good work being done by future leaders in nutrition science. This competition attracts an enthusiastic, packed crowd!

NUTRITION FACULTY NETWORKING EVENTS – $5,000

Faculty members from nutrition, food science and other related biomedical sciences value the opportunity to gather to share successes, challenges and innovations in undergraduate and graduate education. This community continues to grow each year, and ASN hopes to offer expanded events with corporate support.

ASN’S STUDENTS MEET THE FELLOWS – $2,500

Recognition as a Fellow of the Society is the highest honor ASN bestows. This event is an opportunity for our student members to network with Fellows and learn about their distinguished careers in the field of nutrition.

GLOBAL NUTRITION COUNCIL RECEPTION – $15,000

This popular event that convenes the global nutrition community provides opportunities for interaction among young and senior investigators. This is an excellent opportunity for your company to show your involvement and support of the global nutrition community.

SUNRISE BOOTCAMP – $10,000

Attendees can join their colleagues for a sunrise exercise session hosted by personal trainers. Your support provides exclusive branding on all conference pre-conference marketing onsite signage. Your logo will also appear on the T-shirt given to each day’s participants.

ASN SPEED MENTORING EVENT – $5,000

An event of ASN’s Student Interest Group (SIG) and Early Career Nutrition (ECN) Interest Group
This vibrant event is similar to the concept of speed dating and allows students an opportunity to speak with mentors from a variety of sectors (academia, industry, government, etc.) and gain insight into a variety of career paths. Students have the chance to rotate through several groups of mentors and participate in open networking, as well.

ASN POSTDOC AND YOUNG PROFESSIONAL NETWORKING EVENT – $3,500

An event of the Early Career Interest Group
The ASN Early Career Nutrition (ECN) Interest Group is proud to organize their annual mixer for young professional and postdoctoral members. An honored guest will speak and light refreshments will be served. This is an event designed for our early career members to network and discuss the challenges and victories associated with embarking on a career in the nutrition and dietetics field.

RESEARCH INTEREST GROUPS – $2,500 – $10,000

ASN’s Research Interest Sections (RIS) are vibrant scientific communities that are vital to advancing nutrition science. The sections conduct a variety of activities such as hot-topic discussions, mentoring session, and other networking events. Support levels vary depending on type of function. We would be delighted to review 2018/19 plans with you! Below are ASN’s current Research Interest Sections:

Aging and Chronic Disease
Carotenoid and Retinoid
Diet and Cancer
Dietary Bioactive Compounds
Energy and Macronutrient Metabolism
Experimental Animal Nutrition
Maternal, Perinatal & Pediatric Nutrition

Nutrient-Gene Interaction
Nutrition Education
Nutritional Immunology & Inflammation
Nutritional Microbiology
Nutrition Translation
Nutritional Epidemiology Obesity
Vitamins & Minerals

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:

Keith Dillon, Senior Director, Corporate Affairs/Vice President, ASN Foundation at kdillon@nutrition.org and 240-428-3601.

All sponsorship items are subject to change and availability.

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