Become a GOC Sponsor

The Global Operations Conference (GOC) presented by the Tauber Institute at the University of Michigan brings industry, faculty, and students together to share, debate and strategize about the worldwide practice of operations. We are focused on bringing your insights for the future in combination with cutting-edge research within the Tauber Institute to deliver strong, valuable content to the conference. In addition to all the benefits described below, sponsoring organizations get high-level exposure to students from top ranked business and engineering programs at the University of Michigan.

Case Competition Sponsor (Limit 1) — $5,000

All Gold Sponsor plus:

  • Involvement in case selection process
  • Company name and logo displayed on all case competition materials

Thursday Night Reception Sponsor (Limit 1) — $6,000

All Gold Benefits plus:

  • Prominent Thursday night networking table
  • Company name and logo displayed during Thursday night reception

Gold Sponsor — $5,000


  • Sponsor designation in outbound marketing efforts
  • Company name, logo, 100 word description and link on GOC and Tauber websites
  • Company name included in pre-event emails
  • Company name listed in sponsor press release
  • Access to pre-event press and attendee list


  • One-time use of the final conference opt-in mailing list

On-site Benefits

  • 6 full conference passes
  • Sponsor snapshot – Company profiled during conference
  • Company name and logo displayed during breakfast
  • Table at Thursday night reception
  • Company logo and 100 word description in the program guide with designation as Gold Sponsor
  • Half page, four color advertisement in the program guide

We just want to Sponsor — $XX

If you want to work with us, we would love to have you in any capacity. Please consider sponsoring $1,000+

  • 2 full conference passes
  • Table at Thursday night reception to network with past and future Tauber Students
  • Company name and logo displayed in GOC program guide
  • Additional benefits negotiable

For more information or to discuss sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

Aditya Mairal, (734) 881-3542

Sarah Ting (MBA), (214) 766-6478