Sponsor Benefits

All sponsors will have their logo listed on the DFRWS website with a link to their website and will be listed in the printed proceedings. They will also get recognition at specific events that they sponsor.

Sponsor Levels

The conference offers a variety of sponsorship opportunities. These include but are not limited to:

  • General conference sponsorship
  • Welcome reception
  • Conference dinner
  • Breakfast
  • Morning or afternoon breaks

Contact Us About Sponsorship

Sponsorship is not limited to financial support. For further sponsorship information, or if you are interested in other forms of sponsorship than listed above, please contact us at usa-sponsorship@dfrws.org (for DFRWS USA) or eu-sponsorship@dfrws.org (for DFRWS EU).

Platinum Sponsorship - $7,500

Sponsorship Package includes:

  • Promotion in association with DFRWS EU AND USA Conferences as the DFRWS Challenge Sponsor
  • One Full registration to the both the European and USA DFRWS Conferences for that year
  • Prominent exhibit space in the registration area
  • Logo, url and company info featured prominently on the main page of DFRWS conference websites
  • Logo featured in the main briefings room
  • Acknowledgement in DFRWS social media postings
  • Verbal Acknowledgement at the award ceremony and throughout the event
  • Insertion of a full page color ad on the inside cover of the Event Programs
  • Logo included on DFRWS welcome signage
  • Insertion of promotional materials into DFRWS registration materials
  • Ability to extend up to four registration discounts

Gold Sponsorship - $6,000

Sponsorship Package includes:

  • Promotion in association with DFRWS EU AND USA Conferences as the Sponsor of the DFRWS Best Paper Award
  • One Full registration to the both the European and USA DFRWS Conferences for that year
  • Dedicated exhibit space in the registration area
  • Logo, url and company bio posted on DFRWS conference website
  • Acknowledgement in DFRWS social media postings
  • Insertion of a full page color ad in Event Program
  • Logo included on DFRWS welcome signage
  • Insertion of promotional materials into DFRWS registration materials
  • Ability to extend up to two registration discounts

Silver Sponsorship - $5,000

Sponsorship Package includes:

  • Promotion in association with DFRWS EU AND USA Conferences as the Forensics Rodeo Sponsor
  • One Full registration to either the European or the USA DFRWS Conferences for that year
  • Dedicated exhibit space in the registration area
  • Logo, url and company bio featured on the DFRWS conference websites
  • Acknowledgement in DFRWS social media postings
  • Insertion of half page Full color ad in the DFRWS EU or USA Program
  • Logo included on DFRWS welcome signage
  • Insertion of promotional materials into DFRWS registration materials

DFRWS Banquet - $3,500

DFRWS Welcome Reception - $2,750

  • One Full Registration to DFRWS USA
  • Logo and url posted on conference website
  • Opening remarks and Exhibit space during the event sponsored
  • Allocated space for promotional materials in registration area
  • Logo included on DFRWS welcome signage
  • Insertion of promotional materials in DFRWS registration packet

DFRWS Workshops - $2,000

DFRWS Student Scholarships - $1,500*

DFRWS Breakfast or Coffee Breaks Day 1, 2 or 3 - $1,250

  • Logo and url posted on DFRWS website
  • Signage during the event sponsored
  • Allocated space for promotional materials on sponsor table in registration area
  • Logo included on DFRWS welcome signage
  • Insertion of promotional materials into DFRWS registration packet
  • *The Student Scholarship extends a full registration and hotel accommodation for an eligible student

About the Conference

Since 2001, the annual DFRWS conference brings together leading researchers, developers, practitioners, and educators from around the world to address the emerging challenges in our field. Attendance is generally between 75 and 135 attendees. The informal atmosphere and the collaborative nature of the conference generates fruitful discussion and encourages exploration of new ideas.