iGEM Program Sponsorship and Event Exhibitor Opportunities available
iGEM, the International Genetically Engineered Machine competition, is the premiere synthetic biology competition and home to the largest synthetic biology community in the world. Since iGEM started, over 40,000 of the brightest young scientists, engineers, innovators, and leaders of the 21st century have participated in the competition. As a non-profit organization, we count on your support to help us continue to provide this unique and valuable experience to students worldwide.
2020 Program Sponsorship
Become an iGEM Partner
Designed specifically for Platinum Partner and Partner Sponsors, iGEM offers unparalleled opportunities for you to engage with our community and influence how the synthetic biology community views you.
Innovate with iGEM: Have the brightest minds in synthetic biology working on an issue important to you by having the next iGEM project be on your focus area with our Partner Innovation Proposals & Team Grants opportunity
Engage with the synthetic biology community: With your own wiki on the iGEM website, you can reach out to our iGEM community with your messages
Be an integral part of synthetic biology: Have your product or service play a vital role in advancing synthetic biology. Promote your Partner Special Offers to our global iGEM community including all iGEM 2020 teams
Giant Jamboree Exhibitor Opportunities
Become an Event Sponsor
The Giant Jamboree is the culminating event of the iGEM competition season. This event, attracting over 3,500 attendees annually, showcases synthetic biology achievements of both collegiate and high school teams spanning various topics and interests. The Jamboree features team presentations, exhibition hall poster sessions, workshops, networking sessions, panel discussions, an award ceremony, and much more!
Workshop or Hackathon All attention is on you – this unique opportunity gives you the platform to directly address an iGEM audience. Ideal for demonstrations or presentations to promote your product, service or initiative.
Virtual Exhibitor Booth Meet with over 3,500 members of the synthetic biology community. Build brand awareness and showcase your products in synthetic biology.
Jamboree Virtual Career Fair As part of the iGEM 2020 Giant Jamboree, iGEM is hosting a career fair event to help connect leaders in industry and academia with the synthetic biology community and recruit for open positions or graduate programs.
Contact us to learn more about sponsorship opportunities:
Become an iGEM Partner
Partner with iGEM and support the iGEM Program. Help us provide teams with the resources and tools they need to achieve their goals. By supporting the iGEM Program, you are helping thousands of students engage in synthetic biology work and becoming a vital part of their success.
Engage with the synthetic biology community
Encourage iGEM teams to focus on your area with our Partner Innovation Proposals & Team Grants opportunity. Engage iGEM teams and support their work with synthetic biology. With your own Partner Page on the iGEM Competition website, you have direct access to the iGEM community. This is your vehicle to present your opportunity to iGEMers and update your message through the year.
Be an integral part of synthetic biology
Have your product or service play a vital role in advancing synthetic biology. Promote your Partner Special Offers to our global iGEM community, including all iGEM 2020 teams. Reach all 350+ registered teams with your offer with the help of iGEM, as your special offer will be promoted through multiple channels: recurring newsletter, website, and social media.
Innovation Proposals & Team Grants opportunity
- You provide a broad issue or theme that teams can address
- You collect, review, and select project proposals you want to support
- You coordinate funding and support directly with selected iGEM teams
- Have the brightest minds in synthetic biology working on an issue important to you
Giant Jamboree Exhibitor & Event Sponsor Opportunities
The Giant Jamboree is the main event of the iGEM Competition season. This 9-day event will showcase the synthetic biology achievements of our collegiate and high school teams across a variety of subject areas. The Virtual Jamboree will features team presentations, exhibition hall poster sessions, workshops, networking sessions, panel discussions, an awards ceremony, social events and much more!
As part of the iGEM 2020 Giant Jamboree weekend, iGEM hosts a career fair event to connect leaders in industry and academia with the synthetic biology community and recruit for open positions or graduate programs.
Looking to hire?
Connect with our large community of highly knowledgeable and talented participants.
Universities with synthetic biology programs?
Promote your school, program, graduate, and post-doc openings to the iGEM attendees.
Virtual Exhibitor Booth
Build brand awareness and showcase your products and services to over 3,000+ members of the synthetic biology community around the world. Exhibitor booths will be located in the virtual poster halls for maximum exposure.
Workshops or Hackathons
This unique opportunity gives you a platform to directly address an iGEM audience. Share your expertise, highlight your product or service and get feedback from our community.
The 2020 Virtual Giant Jamboree will be held November 14-22, 2020. That's nine -- yes 9! -- full days for our community to gather, with events across four main themes of Competition, Community, Contribution, and Celebration.