We enjoy working with co-hosts who are interested in the subject
matter for our online events. Expertise is not required. Interest
is. We offer two levels of sponsorship.
PAID SPONSORSHIP - We ask for a donation of
at least $500 (US) and a link on your website as well as promotion
via backchannel email and traditional modes of communication.
Donors will be mentioned on the event page. Logos can be included
in the summary document(s).
UNPAID SPONSORSHIP - We ask for a link on
your website as well as promotion via backchannel email and
traditional modes of communication.
Sponsors who wish to be active participants should register
online the Planeta
Forum and fill out the event registration form.
Review our previous
events. This will give you an idea how we have conducted
online dialogues in the past. That said, each event has it share
of wonderful surprises.
Recommended reading: Conferencing
in the Virtual and Natural Worlds.
1) Bridge the natural and virtual worlds! Optional.
Host a real world discussion or roundtable event. Such a discussion
can occur before, during or after the online dialogue. Announce
and summarize what you do online our forum.
2) Review how the event is featured on Planeta. Please
offer suggestions before, during and after the event. Feedback
is welcome at each stage.
3) Feature the event on your website. Use your home page
to announce the event. If you need artwork, let us know. Share
the news in online via forums and websites you respect.
4) Promote the event via professional contacts. Mention
the event via email and talk about the topics in old-fashioned
5) Participate! Co-sponsors lead by example. Budget time
to participate and prepare thoughtful commentary before the
discussion begins. During the event, listen and respond in a
6) Stay in touch! You can post updates and recommended
readings after the event on our forum. Share the news.
in the Virtual and Natural Worlds