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Audience Demographics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Industry Leading Events . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
2013 Rate Card . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
2013 Editorial Sales Calendar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
2013 Event Sponsorship Packages . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Research Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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T A B L E O F C O N T E N T S
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C H A N N E L S & W R I T E R S
Derrick Harris Stacey
Higginbotham

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Om Malik Kevin C. Tofel
Erica Ogg Mathew Ingram Tom Krazit Barb Darrow Kevin Fitchard
Senior Writers
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Key Coverage Areas
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computers and application software 68%
mobile phones 60%
cloud 51%
server infrastructure 44%
Purchase intent
next 6 months
decision makers 53%
make recommendations on what IT
products/services to purchase
24%
Role in IT purchase
decision
A U D I E N C E D E M O G R A P H I C S
C-level titles 37%
VP and director 27%
IT 10%
other 26%
under 25 26%
26-99 4%
100-499 11%
500-999 13%
1,000+ 38%
under $99,999 32%
$100,000-499,999 7%
$500,000-999,999 7%
$1,000,000+ 21%
average budget $421,340
Annual technology
budget
Job titles Company size
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September 18 & 19, 2013
London
Audience: 500+
April 17, 2013
New York
Audience: 500+
Demographics
Attendees 65%+ C-level, VP, director
Attendance 600+ (1-day event), 1000+ (2-day event)
Press 50-75 top industry journalists
Pricing Sponsorships $5K–$85K
I N D U S T R Y L E A D I N G E V E N T S
March 2014
New York
Audience: 800+
November 5 & 6, 2013
San Francisco
Audience: 800+
October 16 & 17, 2013
San Francisco
Audience: 800+
June 19 & 20, 2013
San Francisco
Audience: 1,000+
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Data channel $40 CPM
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Europe channel $25 CPM
Media channel $25 CPM
Apple channel $25 CPM
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Apple channel
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Cloud channel
(285K+ impressions / week)
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(250-350K impressions / week)
$5-20K / week
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cludes a 15 to 25-second commercial spot announcing
the podcast is brought to you by <sponsor name>, with a
special client message included.
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Sponsored Research
Partner with us to sponsor upcoming reports on emerging
technology with unlimited digital distribution marketing use.
Sampling of Research Topics
Quarterley Wrap-Up
Databases in the Cloud: Market Overview
Social Data and CRM Opportunities
Mobile Health
Sector RoadMap: Next-Gen CMS & Personalization
(paidContent)
IT Spending Outlook
Industry-based Big Data Analytics Tools (Healthcare,
Telecoms, Manufacturing)
Sector RoadMap: Social CRM-Marketing
Survey: Consumer Social Network Opportunities
Sector RoadMap?: Mobile App Ecosystems
Forecast: Mobile Advertising
Sector RoadMap: Crowd Labor Applications
Digital Me: Quantifed Self & Lifecasting
Evolution of B2B Media
Sector RoadMap: SDN (Structure)
IT Buyers Survey: Spending Survey (Structure)
Short-Term Work Relationships and Future of Work
Social ERP
Sector RoadMap: MDM Platforms
Consumer Wi-Fi
Clean Web Investment
Forecast: E-books
Survey: Millennials Profle
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Sponsored Posts
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º Om Says
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company and GigaOM
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º 10’ x 5’ exhibit table space (table, table linen, two
chairs, internet, power)
º 12 event tickets (inclusive of exhibitor
table staff, no additional passes will be
provided)
º 25% off discount code for additional event
tickets (unlimited)
º Attendee list distributed two weeks prior to
event (Name, Job Title, Company ONLY)
º Optional: Four (4) invites to private sponsored
VIP reception (ONLY applicable if a VIP reception
is scheduled)
º 40-minute sponsored workshop
º 5-minute video interview archived on event website
º 30-second video commercial (audio optional)
º Half-page advertisement in program guide
º Logo on event email campaigns
º Logo on event website
º Logo on event signage
º Company description and logo listed in printed
program guide (125 words MAX)
Primetime Plus Sponsorship: $30,000
º 5’ x 5’ exhibit table space (table, table linen, 2
chairs, internet, power)
º Six (6) event tickets (inclusive of exhibitor table
staff, no additional passes will be provided)
º 25% off discount code for additional event
tickets (unlimited)
º Attendee list distributed two weeks prior to event
(Name, Job Title, Company ONLY)
º Optional: Two (2) invites to private sponsored
VIP reception (ONLY applicable if a VIP reception
is scheduled)
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º 5-minute video interview archived on event website
º 30-second video commercial (audio optional)
º Half-page advertisement in program guide
º Logo on event email campaigns
º Logo on event website
º Logo on event signage
º Company description and logo listed in printed
program guide (125 words MAX)

Primetime Sponsorship: $20,000
º 5’ x 5’ exhibit table space (table, table linen, 2
chairs, internet, power)
º Six (6) event tickets (inclusive of exhibitor table
staff, no additional passes will be provided)
º 25% off discount code for additional event tickets
(unlimited)
º Attendee list distributed two weeks prior to event
(Name, Job Title, Company ONLY)
º Optional: Two (2) invites to private sponsored
VIP reception (ONLY applicable if a VIP reception
º 5-minute video interview archived on event website
º Logo on event website
º Logo on event signage
º Company description and logo listed in program
guide (75 words MAX)
º 5’ x 5’ exhibit table space (table, table linen, 2
chairs, internet, power)
º Three (3) event tickets (inclusive of exhibitor table
staff, no additional passes will be provided)
Showtime Sponsorship: $15,000
º 25% discount code for additional event tickets
(unlimited)
º Attendee list distributed two weeks prior to event
(Name, Job Title, Company ONLY)
º Optional: One (1) invite to private sponsored
VIP reception (ONLY applicable if a VIP reception
is scheduled)
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º 90-minute cocktail reception onsite at event (food
and beverage included)
º 2-minute announcement onstage during closing
remarks with the emcee, to welcome attendees to
reception
º Logo on event website
º Logo on event sponsor sign (listed as Primetime)
º Logo on cocktail reception sign
Opening/Closing Night Cocktail Sponsorship: $25,000
º Company description and logo listed in program
guide (75 words MAX)
º Four (4) event tickets
º 25% discount code for additional event tickets
(unlimited)
º Attendee list distributed two weeks prior to event
(Name, Job Title, Company ONLY)
º Exclusive sponsorship, night before the event
(5-8 pm)
º 3-4 minute announcement at the event
º Select drink theme & decoration/setup for the
cocktail party
º Logo on special signage welcoming guests to the
party
º 5' x 5' demo area on the show foor
º Half-page ad in the program guide
VIP Cocktail Party Sponsorship: $40,000
º 3-minute video interview flmed, professionally
edited
º 30-second commercial played (during show breaks)
º Six (6) VIP complimentary passes to the event
º Eight (8) tickets to the VIP cocktail party
º 25% discount code for additional event tickets
(unlimited)
º Logo on all email blast promotions
º Logo on event website & event signage
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º Corporate logo on GigaOM events site
º Two (2) complimentary conference passes
º Corporate logo and 75-word company description
in printed program guide
Wi-Fi Sponsorship: $7,000
º Logo included on signage and fyers indicating the
Wi-Fi is sponsored by <client name>.
º Conference pass discount (25%) for clients and
customers
º Lanyard with your company logo (production costs
included)
º Logo on event website (listed as Showtime)
º Logo on event sponsor sign (listed as Showtime)
º Three (3) event tickets
Lanyard Sponsorship: $10,000
º 25% discount code for additional event tickets
(unlimited)
º Attendee list distributed two weeks prior to event
(Name, Job Title, Company ONLY)
º Banner on the interface of the GigaOM event
custom app
º Logo on event website
º Logo on event signage
º Company description and logo listed in program
guide (75 words MAX)
º Two (2) event tickets (inclusive of exhibitor table
staff, no additional passes will be provided)

NEW!
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º 25% discount code for additional event tickets
(unlimited)
º Attendee list distributed two weeks prior to event
(Name, Job Title, Company ONLY)
º Optional: One (1) invite to private sponsored
VIP reception (ONLY applicable if a VIP reception
is scheduled)
º 3-minute video interview archived on event website
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º Company Logo within the Livestream player – for all
remote viewers to see when logging in & watching
º 5’ x 5’ exhibit table space (table, table linen, 2
chairs, internet, power)
º Two (2) complimentary conference passes to send
clients/executives/customers ($1,300 value each)
Livestream Sponsorship
for virtual viewing of the conference: $20,000
º Corporate logo and 75-word company description
in printed program guide
º Conference pass discount (25%) for clients &
customers
º Includes 250K impressions on GigaOM.com to run
the week of the conference
º Corporate logo on GigaOM events site
º Three (3) complimentary conference passes to
send clients/executives/customers ($1,300 value
each)
º Corporate logo and 75-word company description
in printed program guide
Lunch or Break Sponsorship: $10,000
º Logo on signage and fyers indicating break food/
beverages sponsored by <client name>.
º Conference pass discount (25%) for clients &
customers
º Includes 150K impressions on GigaOM.com to run
the week of the conference
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º Judge panel participant on the GigaOM Launchpad
segment (on-stage judging with 3 total judges)
º Logo under Showtime sponsorship on events site &
program guide
Launchpad Plus Sponsorship: $10,000
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attendees
º Exclusive rights to the UCSF Mission Bay Fisher
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days
º Opportunity to decorate café lounge (subject to
approval)
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agreed upon with client
º Four (4) 5’ x 5’ exhibit tables (table, linen,
2 chairs, internet, power)
º Half-page advertisement in program guide
º 5-minute interview with GigaOM
NEW!
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º 30-second video commercial (played during show
breaks)
º 12 event tickets (inclusive of all staff, NO
additional passes)
º Logo on all email correspondence
º Logo on event website
º Logo on signage at event
º 25% off discount code for any additional tickets
(unlimited)
º Attendee list provided two weeks prior to event
(Name, Job Title, Company ONLY)
º Optional: Three (3) invites to private VIP reception
night before the event
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of other services from webinars to underwritten research.
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Coverage Areas and over 200 Analysts
To help you stay on top of emerging technology trends in
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our analyst content is published daily, weekly, monthly and
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cloud
connected
consumer
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internet &
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Our proprietary research methodology determines
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reader metrics and the “digital conversations”
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analysts
Fast analysis of
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64% are Director level and above
$421K: average annual technology budget
of our readers
Annual research subscription includes:

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David Card
David Card has been following the intersection of technology, media, and consumer behavior 20+ years
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marketing research, and acted as VP, research development. At Forrester he worked with marketing
leaders to refne their interactive strategies, and at lDC he was lead Microsoft and consumer lnternet
analyst. Aside from GigaOM events, and Forrester and Jupiter Forums, Card has spoken at major industry events such as
E3, the Newspaper Association of America’s new media conference, the PBS/NPR new media forum, Texas University’s
Online Journalism Symposium, Digital Music Forum East, Digital Hollywood, the Inverge conference, and Software Marketing
Perspectives. He is frequently quoted in the traditional and online press and has appeared on ABC World News Tonight,
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Jo Maitland is Research Director for the Infrastructure/Cloud channel at GigaOM Pro. Jo has been
a technology journalist and analyst for 15+ years specializing in enterprise lT trends, specifcally
infrastructure virtualization, storage and cloud computing. At Forrester Research and The 451 Group,
Jo covered cloud-based storage and archiving and the challenges of long-term digital preservation.
At TechTarget Jo was executive editor of several websites covering virtualization and cloud computing. Jo has spoken at
several major industry events including NetWorld + Interop and VMworld on virtualization and cloud computing trends. She
has a BA (Hons) in Journalism from the University of Creative Arts in the UK. In her spare time Jo enjoys adventures in new
places, extreme sports, writing screenplays and watching movies.
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