Conference Advertising

  Download the 2018 Sponsorship & Sales Packet here. Contact Alex Mallett at for details.

Additional custom branding opportunities are available.

Bob Woodruff - photo by Deone Jahnke

Download Program Book Ad Specs

Download Pocket Guide Ad Specs

Program Book - 30th Anniversary Edition

Full color copies distributed to all delegates as the guide to conference activities. The Program Book is also used throughout the year to review conference content, panels and activities. Artist discount available for Program Book ads.

  Before Dec 1 After Dec 1
Back Cover $2,500 $3,000
Inside Front Cover $1,500 $1,800
Inside Back Cover $1,500 $1,800
Full Page Ad $1,000 $1,200
1/2 Page Ad $600 $720
1/4 Page Ad $350 $420

Pocket Guide

Copies distributed to all delegates. The key guide to private showcase performances used on-the-go for delegates to circle the artists that they must see.

  Before Dec 1 After Dec 1
Cover Logo $3,000 $3,600
Back Cover (color) $2,000 $2,400
Inside Front Cover (color) $1,500 $1,800
Inside Back Cover (color) $1,500 $1,800
Large Ad (B&W) $950 $1,140
Small Ad (B&W) $500 $600

Elevator Skins

One of the most popular options. Skins are full-color prints that cover the entire elevator door. Custom decals available on request (escalators, pillars, windows, etc.)

Ballroom Level $900-$1,200
Lobby Level $600-$1,000
Private Showcase Floors $600-$700

Digital Advertising

Conference Mobile App Banner $2,500
Website Interior Pages $500
E-Newsletter $500
Conference Monitors $100

Tote Bag Inserts

Large Insert - Magazine $1,000
Medium Insert - CD or branded item $800
Small Insert - Sheet of paper or postcard $600

Mission Statement

The mission of Folk Alliance International is to nurture, engage, and empower the international folk music community - traditional and contemporary, amateur and professional - through education, advocacy and performance.

Additional Conference Events

2018 FAI Conference

DATE: February 14-18, 2018

LOCATION: Westin Crown Center Hotel, Kansas City, MO, USA