May 22-24, 2023
Winter Park, Colorado

Join The Conservation Alliance as we embrace the incredible impact of our community, empower our leaders, and unite our members, grantees and partners behind an equitable conservation vision for the future. The Conservation Alliance is reimagining the way we bring our members and partners together to better reflect our rapidly diversifying and growing member base and emerging opportunities to address conservation challenges. Our goal is to create a space for businesses that rely on outdoor spaces and wild places to come together and unite under a common agenda for land and water conservation.

As a business-led solution to conservation issues, the Alliance presents a unique, commerce-focused perspective, capable of uniting different political and industry views, showcasing years of effective conservation efforts with the next generation of business leaders. The Summit will build on our 30 years of leadership in this area and create opportunities for our members to realize the power of the collective to protect wild places and outdoor spaces.

 


 

WHAT:

A three day retreat in Winter Park, Colorado that convenes member company leaders and key partners to celebrate shared successes, announce our annual priorities, as well as educate and empower the business community to become more effective advocates for conservation work.

The event will take place in an immersive outdoor setting where attendees will be able to connect through intimate group discussions and peer to peer learnings, attend talks by keynote speakers, and participate in a variety of outdoor activities.

WHY:

Unite, Educate & Empower

  1. Convene companies from a broad range of industries in a non competitive, thought leadership style format to shape the future of advocacy in the conservation community.
  2. Receive training on The Conservation Alliance’s annual priorities and get the tools necessary to be effective advocates for conservation work all year long.
  3. Create relationships with other member companies from a variety of industries, as well as Conservation Alliance grantees and staff.
  4. Enjoy the beautiful outdoor trails and lands surrounding the venue in Winter Park, CO
WHEN:

May 22-24, 2023.

COST TO ATTEND:

Every Conservation Alliance member company gets the opportunity to send one employee to the Summit free of charge. We will cover all expenses other than air travel. As long as participants can get to the Denver airport, the cost to attend will be covered.

  • Each active member of The Conservation Alliance will receive one complimentary entry. For an additional ticket ($2,500), email kelly@conservationalliance.com.
  • Sponsors of The Conservation Alliance Summit will receive up to 6 complimentary entries, email conor@conservationalliance.com for sponsorship opportunities.
  • All lodging with the exception of camping will be shared with other individuals. If you have someone that you would like to room with, there will be the opportunity to let us know during the registration process. We will do our best to meet all requests but can’t guarantee specific rooming placements.
 WHO:

Attendees will represent a broad range of stakeholders including:

  • A representative from each of our active member companies
  • Grantee representatives from each of our 2023 priority campaigns
  • Elected officials and administration representatives
  • Leaders from our varying member industries
  • Leaders from corporate advocacy and philanthropy spaces
PARTNERS:

In our experience, durable conservation outcomes only happen when a diverse coalition of voices and perspectives come together to champion solutions that balance the best interests of land and water, wildlife, and people. That’s why we are proud to welcome the Next 100 CoalitionOutdoor Alliance and the Outdoor Industry Association as partners in our inaugural Summit. We are excited to co-create a program that will bring conservation and outdoor communities together and inspire business leaders to unite around a common conservation agenda.

 


 

Sponsorship Options:

All active Conservation Alliance members will receive one free entry to the Summit. In addition to member attendance, we’re also seeking a greater level of engagement from select members who would like to be a sponsor of the event. We’ve created three distinct sponsorship tiers in order to support the Summit.

Leadership Sponsor – $25,000
  • 6 comped entries
  • Logo inclusion on event landing page, emails related to the event, and signage at the event
  • Mention in press release with option to provide a quote
  • Optional activation
  • Host an activity
  • Co-create a speaking engagement/seminar
  • Priority for in kind sponsorship opportunities
Supporting Sponsor – $10,000
  • 3 comped entries
  • Logo inclusion on event landing page, emails related to the event, and signage at the event
  • Mention in the press release
  • Priority for in kind sponsorship opportunities
In Kind Sponsor
  • Click here to check out the variety of product sponsorship opportunities.

If you have interest in becoming a financial sponsor, reach out to Conor McElyea – conor@conservationalliance.com

 

*All member companies have an opportunity to add one additional entry for $2,500 once the registration period is open.