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 Innovate 2017, to be held April 5-7, 2017 at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The 2016 conference attracted an on-site attendance of 1,124 and a virtual attendance of 800 from over 550+ institutions, 48 states & territories, and 13 countries.  The attendee breakdown was 22% Administrator, 26% Faculty/Instructor, 22% Instructional Designer/Instructional Technologist, 13% Corporate Vendor, 15% 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.

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Exhibit Set-up*


12:00pm – 5:00pm     

Exhibit Hours*


  7:30am – 12:00pm
1:30pm – 6:15pm
8:45am – 12:00pm
1:30pm – 4:00pm
9:00am – 12:00pm

Exhibit Dismantle*


    12:00pm – 2:00pm

 *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, Innovation Lab, and Innovation Lab 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!