Call for Sponsors

In case you are interested in one of the options below, or if you would like to discuss other possibilities, please contact us using the form.

Re:inventing Information Science in the Networked Society

14th International Symposium of Information Science

from the 19th to the 21nd of May 2015 at University of Zadar

Co-organized by the German Academic Association for Information Science (Hochschulverband Informationswissenschaft e.V.)
and the Department of Information Sciences at the University of Zadar
in association with the Association of Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T)


The conference will take place from the 19th to the 21st of May 2015 at the Old Campus of the University of Zadar, Ul. M. Pavlinovica 1, 23 000 Zadar, Croatia


Zadar is a city rich in spiritual and material culture, as well as in a touristic identity created in the present. It was formed around the Roman forum, a city inside well-kept walls, a city of old Croatian monuments. Full of archives, museums and libraries, it is the keeper of literary and musical treasure; it is the city inside with the oldest University among Croatians (1396).


The conference website at serves to publicise the event. The site offers information on dates and programme details and is linked to the website of the German Academic Association for Information Science (HI), University of Zadar and the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) The conference will also be publicised via the press offices of University of Zadar and HI and announced in specialist journals such as ASIS&T Bulletin, Information, Wissenschaft und Praxis, Newsletter of the Croatian Library Association and the Newsletter of the Croatian Information and Documentation Association. The conference programme will additionally be communicated via relevant social media channels and the general academic press (e.g. and


The Conference, which generally attracts around 300 international participants, is orientated toward information specialists. Typical conference participants deal with information and knowledge management in economic, technological and social contexts and focus on the search, organisation and use of information and as well as its effects on private and professional fields and on the exponentially expanding information market as a whole. Participants include:

  • University teachers and researchers from the field of information science
    and related disciplines, mainly from Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Croatia and their neighbouring countries;
  • Decision-makers from interest groups related to information sciences and libraries;
  • Companies from the software sector;
  • Informed and interested members of the general public.


We offer you the opportunity to support the 14th International Symposium of Information Science and directly address your target audience.

We have created the following sponsorship levels:

Sponsor Levels Bronze Sponsor Gold Sponsor Gerhard Lustig-Prize Sponsor FULL! Premium Sponsor
Number of opportunities 6 4 3 avail. 3 2
Price incl. VAT € 1,000.00 € 2,000.00 € 2,000.00 € 4,500.00
Conference Tickets 1 Person 2 Persons 2 Persons 3 Persons
Social Event / Gerhard Lustig Prize award ceremony 1 Person 2 Persons 2 Persons 3 Persons
Social Event 1 Person 2 Persons 3 Persons
Website feature: link, logo and name with logo in programme brochure and on banner in outside area Logo (75 x 75 Pixel; 100 x 50 Pixel; 50 x 100 Pixel) Logo (125 x 125 Pixel; 200 x 100 Pixel; 100 x 200 Pixel) Logo (200 x 200 Pixel ; 300 x 150 Pixel ; 150 x 300 Pixel) Logo (200 x 200 Pixel ; 300 x 150 Pixel ; 150 x 300 Pixel)
Inclusion of logo in video recordings Exclusive to premium sponsor
Individual presentation space (incl. a table, two chairs, WLAN) 2m Table (Sponsors area) 3m x 2m (Sponsors area) 4m x 3m (Sponsors area) 4m x 3m or 6m x 2m centrally located (entrance to Aula Magna)
Wall-space, foyer banner (materials must be provided by 10.04.2015) 1 x DIN A1 1 x DIN A0 2 x DIN A0 3 x DIN A0
Mention at opening and closing events Yes Yes, as part of the prize-giving ceremony Yes, including address to conference
Advertising material included in conference goody bag (materials must be provided by 10.04.2015) 1 x DIN A4-page 2 x DIN A4-pages or flyer Brochure of up to 6 pages incl. CD Rom or similar Brochure of up to 10 pages incl. CD Rom Or similar
Logo on crew shirts Yes


Incl. VAT
Conference goody bag (350, incl. ISI 2015 logo, UNIZD logo und sponsor’s logo) € 2,500.00
Conference goody bag contents
Pens or writing pads (€ 1.50 x 300) € 450.00
Advertising material/flyers 20g–80g (€ 1.00 x 300) € 300.00
Advertising material/flyers 81g–150g (€ 2.00 x 300) € 600.00
Individual presentation space (2m x 3m incl. a table, two chairs, WLAN):
public institutions € 450.00
companies € 750.00
ISI Scholarships & Indvidual Sponsorship (your name will be highlighted on the scholarship page, you will receive a @isi2015conf thank you tweet and your name will be listed on the screen during the opening ceremony)
FULL ISI Scholarship (company) € 300.00
PARTIAL ISI Scholarship (company) € 150.00
INDIVIDUAL ISI Scholarship € 100.00
In-kind sponsorship opportunities (e.g. media partners, goods or services will be discussed on request)
You wish to present individual speakers/tracks or provide sponsorship for the conference catering? We look forward to hearing your ideas!


Media sponsorships are a great way to co-promote services.

Contact Franjo Pehar to become a ISI 2015 Media Partner.


Presentation of your company on the conference website
Comprises an introduction to your company (text) and the presentation of your logo incl. link. Text and logo must be provided.

Current image material

We shall provide you with the latest images and a logo as official sponsor of the event.

Presentation stand at the conference

We invite you to present your company, its services and products to conference participants personally. To this end we are pleased to offer a presentation stand in the main university building foyer. Different stand sizes are available according to the sponsorship package chosen. Table(s), power supply and WI-FI access are available.

Gerhard Lustig Prize Sponsor

The Gerhard Lustig Prize is awarded for the best student thesis completed between 2013 and 2015 from the broad field of information science.
The German Higher Education Association for Information Science named the prize after Professor Dr. Gerhard Lustig, who counts as one of the founders of information science in Germany. The annual prize will be awarded at a ceremony during the Information Science Symposium on the 20th of May 2015.

Premium Sponsor Options

Inclusion in the conference video recording. Papers presented at the conference will be recorded on video and made available on the website. The logo of the premium sponsor will be included.
Address at the conference opening. As premium sponsor, your company will receive an explicit mention at the opening and close of the conference. You also have the opportunity to address the conference (3–5 minutes’ duration).
As premium sponsor you are also entitled to a min. 12m² centrally located presentation space.


In case you are interested in one of the options above, or if you would like to discuss other possibilities, please contact us using the form below.


Franjo Pehar
University of Zadar
Department of Information Sciences
Ul. dr. F. Tudmana 24i
23000 Zadar
+385 (0) 23 345 000
+385 (0) 23 345 026
+385 (0) 98 893 311 (mobile)