Become A Collaborator

Want to get involved? We've got options to suit your business and the strategic goals that you have in the startup and innovation space.

By partnering with Collaborate we will help you to immerse your business and your stakeholders in the start-up economy. BSP CCIQ Dec2016 43

Partnering with Collaborate will have many benefits for your business or region including activation opportunities, branding execution and profiling.

But the real benefit will be in the positioning of your business or region as Partner of Collaborate, as you help us to drive long-term and sustainable economic change in Queensland. 

Your business or region will be a central driver of the future Queensland economy. Government, Academia, Industry, Students, businesses large and small will see the direct action you will take to collaborate with us to make a real difference to business in the sunshine state.

There are many sponsorship opportunities out there that can take your money and offer you a feel good factor that a sponsorship brings and slap a few logos on materials.

Only Collaborate will offer you the chance to immerse yourself in a sponsorship partnership and through working together drive change across an economy and to help build real, viable businesses.

To find out more, contact James on 0418793967 to find out how you can collaborate with us.

 

Major Collaborator

CCIQ and Collaborate are delighted to be able to offer the following sponsorship benefits to organisations wishing to be a major partner of Collaborate:

Insights and Advocacy

Sponsorship of a key CCIQ research piece to show your though leadership across and issues of importance to the future economy. Assets available include – Digital Readiness Study, Innovation Report or a bespoke piece designed to support your needs and goals. Each report is supported by a full marketing campaign including:

  • Issues Report/Blueprint Naming rights and partner opportunity for Industry Graduates over the published report  and 300 copies for Industry Graduates Hospitality clients.
  • Access to research for analysis & marketing/PR purposes
  • Media Profiling CCIQ will acknowledge you in media campaigns to support the release of the report findings,  including expert comment from Industry Graduates content specialists
  • Launch Event
  • CCIQ to co-ordinate a co-branded Launch Event (up to 80 attendees including  members, other partners, politicians and industry leaders) to launch the research report to our members, including a welcome address and an invitation for an Industry Graduates representative to participate in an expert panel discussion. Event sponsorship includes 50 event tickets.
  • Webinar CCIQ will invite a representative from your business to participate in a webinar to all small business decision makers within our network, which summarises key information from the report.
Collaborate Branding Execution

Branding to appear on all materials relating to the regional execution of Collaborate including:

  • Logo execution – Major Sponsor
  • Website
  • Dedicated website page on collaborate.cciq.com.au
  • Branding materials and signage
  • Tshirts
  • Marketing materials and resources for your business to help promote your involvement
Suncorp Bank #Small Business Challenges

The opportunity to determine one Suncorp Bank #SmallBusinessChallenge to support your business customers

Hack Day

Through Collaborate we will develop a hack day or weekend where we call for interest from the start-up ecosystem to compete to solve challenges in your organisation in return for a prize and the opportunity to commercialise the solution for your business. Alternative suggestions for the purpose of the event can be considered such as work on behalf of a charity you support.

Event Activation

Participation in the following events including the opportunity to be:

  • A Keynote speaker at
  • Collaborate workshops relating to start-up education across your area of expertise, a minimum of 2 events per annum.
  • Brand acknowledgement and speaking opportunities at:
  • #Small Business Challenges Launch event
  • Start-up Boot camp
  • Pitch event

In addition, your customers and staff will be welcome to attend Collaborate events that are held throughout the year.

Pitch Panel Representation

A member of your team to sit on the judging panel for the Suncorp Bank #SmallBusinessChallenges competition

Media Opportunities and Activation

Inclusion in all media releases and opportunities as a partner and opportunities for spokespeople to participate and provide quotes.

Category Exclusivity

Your organisation will be the only organisation of it’s type within the Brisbane execution of Collaborate.

Social Media Marketing

Mentions, tags, support and content to reach an audience across twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Periscope and other channels as required.

Content Marketing

The opportunity to provide content for distribution by CCIQ, Collaborate and our partners to position your organisation as a champion of innovations, start-ups and expert in the new economy. This will include, blogs, interviews and articles as agreed.

Desk, Meeting and Event Space
  • Your customers and teams can benefit from being part of Collaborate through access to hot-desks subject to availability. CCIQ have set aside 10 hotdesks for our partners and their customers that can be utilised on a first come, first served basis from 6am to 11pm 365 days per year.
  • Your customers and teams can utilise Collaborate’s meeting spaces on a first come, first served basis.
  • Collaborate’s event space will be made available free of charge for your use for 2 occasions per annum.

Regional Collaborator

Following the successful launch of Collaborate in Brisbane, CCIQ and out partners are looking to deliver regionally focused workshops through Collaborate Pop-ups in regional centres.

Collaborate Pop-Ups will target regional centres and offer local entrepreneurs the opportunity to be part of the Suncorp Bank #SmallBusinessChallenges program where they can have their idea accelerated by BlueChilli, receive investment and be taken to market to CCIQ.

CCIQ and Collaborate are delighted to be able to offer the following sponsorship benefits to organisations wishing to be a partner of Regional Collaborate:

Branding Execution

Branding to appear on all materials relating to the regional execution of Collaborate including:

  • Logo execution
  • Website
  • Dedicated website page on collaborate.cciq.com.au
  • Branding materials and signage
  • Tshirts
  • Marketing materials and resources for your business to help promote your involvement
Suncorp Bank #Small Business Challenges

The opportunity to determine one Suncorp Bank #SmallBusinessChallenge specific to your region

Event Activation

Participation in the following events including the opportunity to be:

  • A Keynote speaker
  • Event Venue Host
  • Launch event
  • Boot camp
  • Pitch event
Pitch Panel Representation

A member of your team to sit on the judging panel for the Suncorp Bank #SmallBusinessChallenges competition

Media Opportunities and Activation

Inclusion in all media releases and opportunities as a partner and opportunities for spokespeople to participate and provide quotes.

Category Exclusivity

Your organisation will be the only organisation of it’s type within the regional execution of collaborate within your region.

Social Media Marketing

Mentions, tags, support and content to reach an audience across twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Periscope and other channels as required.

Content Marketing

The opportunity to provide content for distribution by CCIQ, Collaborate and our partners to position your organisation, region and business as a champion of innovations, start-ups and expert in the new economy.