Corporate Support & Branding Opportunities

2020 Corporate Support Opportunities

STSA will again solicit educational grant support to assist in funding general meeting expenses related to the STSA 67th Annual Meeting. STSA Manager, Laura Medek, will begin submitting educational grant applications in summer 2020. There are four levels of support available to suit your company’s preferences, each with it’s own set of benefits. Click here for full details.

Platinum Supporter – $25,000 and above
Platinum supporters receive all Silver, Gold and Bronze benefits listed below, plus these additional benefits:

  • Two Tickets to the Dinner Gala
  • All Attendee Luncheon Signage
  • Speaker Ready Room Signage
  • Badge Ribbons
  • Exhibit Hall Booth Markers

Gold Supporter – $15,000-$24,999
Gold supporters receive all Silver and Bronze benefits listed below, plus these additional benefits:

  • Two Invitations to the President’s VIP Reception
  • Recognition in an Issue of The Annals of Thoracic Surgery
  • Blast E-mail

Silver Supporter – $10,000-$14,999
Silver supporters receive all Bronze benefits listed below, plus these additional benefits:

  • Two Tickets to the President’s Mixer
  • Rotating Walk-in and Break Slides

Bronze Supporter – $5,000-$9,999
Bronze supporters receive these benefits:

  • STSA Newsletter, Fall 2020 Recognition
  • STSA 67th Annual Meeting Program Book & Mobile Application Recognition
  • Online Recognition
  • Meeting Signage

NOTE: Please be advised that benefits associated with corporate support opportunities are exclusive to funding contributed to STSA’s 67th Annual Meeting through educational grants. Companies who purchase a branding opportunity will not qualify for the benefits listed above.

Download STSA 67th Annual Meeting Corporate Support Opportunities.

2020 Branding Opportunities

Branding opportunities for the STSA 67th Annual Meeting are available to showcase your products and services to a targeted audience of STSA Annual Meeting attendees. Drive traffic to your STSA Exhibit Hall booth by seizing the branding opportunities available and delivering your brand and strategic position to STSA meeting-goers.

More information will be provided at a later date.

NOTE: Branding opportunities are available on a first-come, first-served basis and there are no additional benefits associated with purchasing a branding opportunity. Corporate Support benefits provided to companies in exchange for funding an educational grant in support of the STSA 67th Annual Meeting are exclusive to corporate support opportunities only.

Download STSA 67th Annual Meeting Branding Opportunities.

Thank you to the STSA 66th Annual Meeting Corporate Supporters!

Monetary support and educational grant funding from STSA industry partners help make the STSA Annual Meeting possible.



Other Support Received By:

Contact STSA Manager, Laura Medek, at or 312.202.5825 for more information about how your company can participate.