GDC IGF Sponsorships

Photo from the IGF

The annual IGF is the "Sundance Film Festival" of the game industry, honoring the Indie and Student communities.


IGF Platinum Sponsor $88,000

The IGF title sponsorship has proven to be one of the most effective vehicles for reaching and influencing the Indie Community.

Photo of participants at the IGF

Pre-Event Exposure:

  • Platinum sponsor billing, logo and link on homepage of IGF website
  • Platinum sponsor billing, large logo and link at the top of the Sponsors page on the IGF website. Includes a 50-word company description
  • Platinum sponsor billing and logo on gdconf.com IGF page
  • Platinum sponsor billing and logo on ubmgamenetwork.com IGF page
  • Inclusion in one (1) GDC Newsletter based on availability and sign-on date
  • 160x600 banner to run on gdconf.com network of sites. See banner spec details
  • Sponsorship title, logo and 50-word company description on gdconf.com Sponsor page

On-Site Exposure:

  • Platinum sponsor billing and large logo on Sponsor page of the awards program, accompanied by a 50-word text description
  • Small pod within IGF Pavilion
  • Platinum sponsor billing and logo in GDC Mobile App. Based on availability and date assets are received
  • Platinum sponsor billing and large logo on IGF Pavilion banner. Based on availability and date assets are received
  • Platinum sponsor billing and logo on pod headers for main competition for IGF Pavilion (Exclusive)
  • One (1) Lightbox prominently placed in Moscone Center. Select available location with sales representative
  • One (1) large hanging banner in Moscone Convention Center. Sponsor produces (see sales representative for available locations)
  • One (1) spinning tower banner.(Spinning Towers Banner example)
  • One (1) tote bag insert distributed to all conference attendees, speakers, and press at GDC
  • Text mention on invitation to Nominee Reception
  • Twenty-five (25) GDC Expo Plus Passes
  • Five (5) GDC Conference + Summits Passes

Awards Presentation Exposure:

  • Platinum Sponsor billing and logo on Sponsor "Thank You" slide.
  • Sponsor can submit video for editorial approval to air during IGF Ceremony
  • Full-page ad in Awards Program (Sponsor provides print-ready artwork)
  • Ability to give away gifts to IGF Finalists
  • Sponsor recognition in welcome and farewell speech.
  • Ten (10) invitations to Pre-ceremony Nominee Reception
  • Option to submit proposal to participate in ceremony (editorial approval is required)
  • VIP table for 10 at awards ceremony.
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