GAMIC sponsorship has a wide impact on the tech community, including companies seeking access to new technology solution and those seeking to positively impact the entrepreneurial transportation and mobility space around the world:

Benefits include:

  • Focus on areas of technological need identified by major sponsors, OEMs and other partners
  • For 2016 – 2017 these areas include
    • Vehicle electrification, V2X and advanced mobility
    • Advanced materials, sensors, and manufacturing processes
    • Infotainment, auto consumer and value chain/business model
    • New high value and disruptive technology innovations
  • GAMIC worldwide reach for innovation through partnerships with SAE, mobile technology networks, European entrepreneurship promoters and other technology collaborators
  • Connection to and work with a diverse and previously unknown group of companies
  • Early access and insights into new technologies / solutions and opportunity to build exclusive relationships
  • Cross-connection and cross-over pollination of diverse technologies, sectors and users
  • Visibility at Regional Quarter-finals and Michigan-based Semi-finals and Finals
    • 2016-2017 Regional Quarter-finals in the USA (California and Michigan) and Canada
    • Global expansion of Regional Quarter-final suites underway for 2017-2020

Sponsor Opportunities

GAMIC provides a variety of ways in which companies can support the GAMIC Challenge process:

High Impact & Influence

·      Presentation of one of the Finals awards to the winners

·      Judging positions at the Global Finals or Global Semi-finals

·      Selection or input into the selection of future Innovation Categories



·      Keynote or Closing speaking at the Finals

·      Introduction of the Finals Keynote or Closing speakers

·      Fireside Chat or Panel Discussion sponsorship at the Global Semi-finals

·      Keynote speaking at the Regional Quarter-finals

Networking Receptions

·      Finals VIP Luncheon

·      Semi-finals Lunch

·      Semi-finals and Regional Quarter-finals receptions


Marketing Awareness

·      Logo placement on the GAMIC website, in event literature, and on signage

·      Specific ads in the Finals program

·      Specific call-out from the podium at various events

·      Listing as an Innovation Supporter

GAMIC also provides a variety of opportunities for companies to help in the rapid commercialization process, working directly with GAMIC’s award-winning companies.  Current services include:

Rapid Commercialization

·      Direct Business / Partnership Development

·      Public Relations (PR) Consulting

·      Intellectual Property (IP) Consulting

·      Direct Marketing & Support

·      Market Research

·      SmartZone / Accelerator Access

New volunteers and suggestions for supporting, accelerating and enhancing the success of our top-tier companies are always welcome.

For more information on specific benefit packages and/or how you could get involved, contact us at Sponsorship Questions.