Join thousands of faculty, system administrators, course designers and interested professionals in the pursuit of quality online learning.  Become a sponsor or exhibitor for OLC Accelerate 2017, to be held November 15-17, 2017 at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort Hotel in Orlando, Florida.

The 2016 conference attracted an on-site attendance of 1,807 and a virtual attendance of 800+ from over 800+ institutions, 48 states & territories, and 24 countries.  The attendee breakdown was 27% Administrator, 22% Faculty/Instructor, 19% Instructional Designer/Instructional Technologist, 16% Corporate Vendor, 7% Other and 2% Student.

We welcome organizations who offer hardware, software, Internet activities, distance and blended learning, educational technology and other products and services of interest to higher education administrators, instructional designers, trainers and faculty as well as K-12 faculty and professional development professionals in healthcare, government and workforce training.

Review the list of last year’s conference sponsors and exhibitors.

Our OLC conference sponsors get exceptional opportunities for client contact and brand recognition. Our well-attended events provide premium opportunities for you to network, discover, and share views on online learning, emerging technologies, and best practices.

To request or access exhibitor and sponsorship materials, please click on the links below. We will continue to add links as more information becomes available.

We look forward to you having you join us at OLC Accelerate 2017.

Prospectus and/or Contract

Credit Card
Authorization Form

Exhibit Hall
Floor Plan

November 14
November 15
November 16
November 17

Exhibit Set-up*


11:00am – 4:00pm
(move-in must be completed by 4pm;
4-5pm is reserved for cleaning the hall
before the 5pm preview hours) 

Exhibit Hours*


 5:00pm – 7:00pm 8:30am – 7:30pm 8:30am – 3:15pm

Exhibit Dismantle*


    3:15pm – 5:00pm 8:00am – 12:00pm

 *Hours are subject to change.

Booth dimensions are 10′ deep x 10′ wide (a double booth would be 10′ deep x 20′ wide).

Exhibit and sponsorship opportunities may be found in the Prospectus. Key benefits include:

  • Exhibits will be located in a prime traffic area central to all session rooms, with a Welcome reception, Café seating, coffee and snack breaks, Technology Test Kitchen, and Technology Test Kitchen Demos all strategically located in the exhibit area to enhance traffic to your booth.

  • National and Gold sponsors are guaranteed a presentation slot in the Solutions Showcase.  Additional Solutions Showcase Presentations are available on a space available basis for Silver and Bronze sponsors and Exhibitors by sponsorship level and then in the order contracts are received.

  • Special benefits for a wide range of sponsorship opportunities.

Planning on attending both Online Learning Consortium conferences in 2017? Check out our National Sponsorship options for top-level benefits and exhibit status at the OLC Innovate conference (April 5-7, 2017 – New Orleans) and the OLC Accelerate Conference (November 15-17, 2017 – Orlando).

For additional information, contact Brenda Weiss-Pesta, Director of Sponsorship Sales, at or 617-716-1417.  We look forward to seeing you there!