Towards a New Generation of Engaged Universities:
The Need to Act, Adapt and Transform

16th – 18thApril, 2024 | Kempinski Central Avenue (Formerly the Address Dubai Mall), Dubai, UAE

Sponsorship Opportunities

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_single_image image=\”8312\” img_size=\”full\” alignment=\”center\” css_animation=\”fadeInDown\”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=\”2/3\”][vc_column_text]The success of the MENA Higher Education Leadership Forum since its inception is greatly reliant on the contribution of various partners, sponsors and supporters who share a common vision and passion for the advancement of higher education in the region and beyond. The role of our sponsors and supporter is crucial to ensuring the success of our non-for profit event.

Sponsorship and other forms of support will greatly help the organizers subsidizing the various costs associated to the Forum including those related to the venue, travelling of speakers and presenters, marketing, materials among many others. In addition, the MENA Higher Education Leadership Forum being a high level platform attracting leaders of higher education from more than 50 countries offers an exclusive opportunity to increase your organization’s visibility and profile prior, during and after the[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=\”1/3\”][button animation=\”fadeIn\” icon=\”icon-download\” background=\”#951c1f\” url=\”\”]Download Sponsorship Package[/button][button animation=\”fadeIn\” icon=\”icon-download\” background=\”#951c1f\” url=\”\”]Download Sponsorship Form[/button][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Accordingly, the Organizing Committee of the 4th MENA Higher Education Leadership Forum would like to extend an invitation to companies and organizations with an interest in higher education to consider the various sponsorship packages available to support the event.

Each of the packages offers lucrative benefits to ensure that the sponsor’s support is recognized and highlighted throughout the Forum and beyond.

Available sponsorship packages include:

  • Diamond Sponsorship– Limited to one only | [100,000 AED]
  • Gold Sponsorship| [75,000 AED]
  • Silver Sponsorship | [50,000 AED]
  • Bronze Sponsorship| [25,000 AED]
  • Supporters Package| [10,000-20,000 AED or equivalent]

Sponsorship packages may be shared between two or more partners; in such cases terms of references will be discussed between the sponsors and organizers[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=\”Why Sponsor the 4th MENA Higher Education Leadership Forum?\” font_container=\”tag:h5|text_align:left|color:%23951c1f\” google_fonts=\”font_family:Open%20Sans%3A300%2C300italic%2Cregular%2Citalic%2C600%2C600italic%2C700%2C700italic%2C800%2C800italic|font_style:600%20bold%20regular%3A600%3Anormal\” css=\”.vc_custom_1543903560850{margin-bottom: 0px !important;border-bottom-width: 0px !important;padding-bottom: 0px !important;}\”][vc_column_text]The MENA Higher Education Leadership Forum offers a unique opportunity to increase your organization’s exposure not only to Higher Education Leaders and Decision Makers coming this year from over 60 countries; but even to high level representatives from the government and industry sectors that will be present this year to the Forum.

In addition to the specific benefits described under each sponsorship category, the Forum will support your organization in:

  • Positioning itself as a supporter of higher education in the region and contribute to a worthwhile community event.
  • Being involved development of cutting edge strategies to significant issues and challenges related to higher education in the region.
  • Supporting research related activities and the exchange of best practices linked to improving academia- government and industry linkages.
  • Projecting its corporate message and image in relation to higher education being one of the key drivers to build nation’s human capital development.
  • Networking and meeting with influential people in higher education and ‘like-minded’ other sponsors and supporters.
  • Being involved with supporting research and development as well as innovation as a main driver for the growth and well-being of our nations.
  • Gaining knowledge and insights from various presentations and interventions made throughout the even.
  • Showcasing it services and offerings
  • Making new acquaintances and establishing new partnerships and collaborations regionally and internationally.

[/vc_column_text][vc_custom_heading text=\”Targeted Sponsors\” font_container=\”tag:h5|text_align:left|color:%23951c1f\” google_fonts=\”font_family:Open%20Sans%3A300%2C300italic%2Cregular%2Citalic%2C600%2C600italic%2C700%2C700italic%2C800%2C800italic|font_style:600%20bold%20regular%3A600%3Anormal\” css=\”.vc_custom_1471163330643{margin-bottom: 0px !important;border-bottom-width: 0px !important;padding-bottom: 0px !important;}\”][vc_column_text]Targeted sponsors include but are not limited to:

  • Higher Education Institutions and Vocational Learning Centers and Institutes
  • Government organizations and industry who have direct interest with this year’s theme
  • Technology providers offering tools, equipment and support services to Higher Education Institutions
  • Publishers and Content Providers
  • Higher Education Service Providers including those offering services such as student recruitment, training, accreditation, etc.
  • Research Centers
  • Organizations involved directly or indirectly with supporting Higher Education regionally or globally as part of their CSR Policy

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Diamond Gold  Silver  Bronze  Supporter
Inclusion of organization’s logo, profile with link to the sponsor’s website on the Forum Official Website main page and inner pages Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Reference to sponsorship in all pre-forum marketing collaterals, press releases, promotional mass mails Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Inclusion of organization’s logo, profile in the printed Forum Program Catalogue Yes (Front) Yes (Front) Yes Yes Yes
Placement of Organization’s advertisement on Forum Printed Program (size based on type of sponsorship) 1 full A4 Colored Page 1 full A4 Colored Page 1/2 full A4 Colored Page 1/4 full A4 Colored Page No
Inclusion of promotional item and one brochure within delegate bags Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Acknowledgment (based on the type of sponsorship) as a sponsor during the forum opening, gala dinner and forum closure Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Press release or interview with executive management in pre-event PR activities Yes Yes No No No
Prominent inclusion of organization’s logo on all forum related materials, PowerPoint presentations, signage, opening videos, etc. Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Complimentary Exhibition stand in the exhibition area Yes (6X3) Yes
Inclusion of roll-up banner (standard size of 1.8 x 80) in the pre-function area 3 2 1 1 No
VIP Invitation to Forum Official Opening 7 5 3 2 1
Certificate of appreciation and Trophy presented during the Forum Closing Ceremony Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Complimentary Forum Registrations to attend the Forum 7 5 3 2 1
5 minute address during the Opening Ceremony by Organization’s Senior representative Yes Yes No No No
Invitation to the Press Conference announcing the MENA Higher Education Leadership Forum Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Branding at pre and post- vent communication activities (including post conference reports) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Access to participants’ list after the forum (along with contact details) Yes Yes Yes Yes No


Diamond Sponsorship Packages are communicated directly by the organizers to those interested. For more details contact