Support the best of arts ad ideas in our community! Partnering with Aspiring Conversations comes with the following opportunities.

  • Naming rights to one of our speaker session – align your brand with one of our top speakers
  • Hosting opportunities and complimentary ticketing packages – perfect for entertaining and being remembered by your clients and valued staff
  • Name and logo in the programme brochure (9000 copies), website (including link to your website), signage at the venue, social media and other marketing initiatives in the lead up to and throughout the Festival
  • Media and community profile as a fine corporate citizen
  • A double invitation to the launch of the programme and other Festival functions
  • A preferential booking period for additional ticket purchases
  • The opportunity to include a message in the festival email newsletter.

Our ‘Local Business’ category is an affordable way for smaller businesses in the Southern Lakes area to be associated with the festival, and help to bring the best of the arts to the region. Sponsorship starts at just $550 plus GST. Contact Laura on 03 443 4172 or email info@aspiringconversations.co.nz for more information.

Thank you to our fantastic sponsors for the 2020 Aspiring Conversations. 

Gold Sponsors

Knowledge Partner

Major Grants

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Media Partners

Accommodation Partners

Local Business Sponsors

Supporting Funders

Gateway Partners