Why Become an Agile Lean Center Sponsor Member?

Communicating the value to statewide and local organizations of new Agile Lean solutions (products/services) or industry best practices is an important activity of the vendor community.  Building a collaborative relationship with organization stakeholders and decision makers is a key activity in earning the opportunity to support government’s technology and business needs.  Currently there are limited opportunities to connect with prospective and existing organization clients in an educational environment that could foster ‘trusted advisor’ status.

The Agile Lean Center is organized under the Government Technology Institute.  A member must be a member of the Government Technology Institute prior to extending their membership in the Agile Lean Center.  As a member of the Agile Lean Center (GTI/ALC) community, organizations have ample opportunities for exposure, collaboration and relationship development with organization technology and business leaders.  Specifically, membership in the GTI/ALC provides:

  • Visibility with organization executives, staff, and others through your commitment and participation as a
  • Access to technology and business leaders participating in GTI/ALC programs and special events.
  • Branded recognition on all GTI/ALC marketing materials, website, digital signage at the University and other client-facing communications.
  • Access to select meeting space within Harrisburg University’s new state-of-the-art facility to host special events for organization clients or others
  • An affiliation with Harrisburg University, a recognized leader in technology education and a respected community asset. University public relations activities will highlight your organization as a Member of the GTI/ALC Solutions Center.

Why Harrisburg University of Science and Technology?

Some quick facts about Harrisburg University include that it is:

  • An innovator in higher education, creating a new model for education, training and economic development. Advancing leading-edge practices in technology. A dynamic partner with business, able to be nimble and responsive to customer demands and market needs.
  • The first new University of its kind incorporated in Pennsylvania in over 100 years.
  • Located within a modern, high-tech facility adjacent to the Pennsylvania State Capitol.
  • An institution of higher education academically focused on science and technology with a commitment to diversity, with 47% of its student population being female and over 53% of students as minority.

Investment and Benefit Levels for GTI/ALC Members

The fees below apply to joining the Government Technology Institute at the desired level with the benefits noted.  In order to then join the

GTI/ALC Platinum Member
Fee: $15,000/year plus desired level of sponsorship for ALC.

GTI/ALC Gold Member
Fee: $10,000/year plus desired level of sponsorship for ALC.

GTI/ALC Partner Member
Fee: $5,000/year plus desired level of sponsorship for ALC.

Membership Benefits

Platinum Member ($15,000)

  • Facilities use at HU for 3 full or 6 half days
    • Possible uses include new product launch events, user group meetings, special receptions, briefing or client meetings.
  • Public recognition as a Platinum Member of GTI/ALC
    • Recognition on GTI/ALC website, GTI/ALC marketing material, university signage, trade show events GTI/ALC attends, signage at GTI programs and networking events, etc.
  • Up to 5 invitations to all GTI/ALC special events
  • Featured in a GTI/ALC Community Forum – an educational forum aligned with GTI/ALC program goals, open to the public.
  • Opportunity to provide subject matter experts or resources for ALC educational programs
    • Provide a subject matter expert as a class presenter, provide case studies or whitepapers as class resources.
  • Company profile link off of GTI/ALC website

Gold Member ($10,000)

  • Facilities use at HU for 1 ½ days
    • Possible uses include new product launch events, user group meetings, special receptions, briefing or client meetings.
  • Public recognition as a Gold Member of GTI/ALC
    • Recognition on GTI/ALC website, GTI/ALC marketing material, university signage, trade show events GTI/ALC attends, signage at GTI/ALC programs and networking events, etc.
  • Up to 3 invitations to all GTI/ALC special events
  • Company profile link off of GTI/ALC website

GTI/ALC Partner ($5,000)

  • Facilities use at HU to host one half-day event
    • Possible uses include new product launch events, user group meetings, special receptions, briefing or client meetings.
  • Public recognition as a GTI/ALC Partner
    • Recognition on GTI/ALC website, GTI/ALC marketing material, university signage, trade show events GTI/ALC attends, signage at GTI/ALC programs and networking events, etc.
  • An invitation to all GTI/ALC special events
  • Company profile link off of GTI/ALC website

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Want to be an ALC Sponsor?  Register here to speak to a representative.

For more information on how to become sponsor, call 717.901.5158 or email ALC@HarrisburgU.edu.