Leadership Institute Partnership Opportunities

Leadership Institute 2021 Partnership Opportunities 

About the California Academy Leadership Institute (CALI21)

This is the Inaugural California Academy Leadership Institute. This two-day event will support member development from across the state to enhance leadership skills through skill-building sessions in a variety of topics. The leadership Institute will be hosted Virtually in January 2021.

Visit our website for more information on this event and for a link to the applicaiton please go to Partnership Opportunities

Co-Host Event Sponsor

This opportunity is available for one company who wishes to sponsor the keynote opening speaker at the Leadership Institute and serve as a co-host to the full event. This opportunity is $10,000 and will include: company name listed as co-host in all materials and marketing, sponsorship of the opening speaker (the company will pay for expenses and honoraria of the keynote), name in the event app as co-host, e-blast to membership sponsored.  

 Sponsoring Education Sessions 

This opportunity is available for up to four companies who wish to sponsor speakers for general sessions at the Leadership Institute. While the sponsor can recommend speakers, each sponsor will need to work with the California Academy Leadership Institute Planning Committee to identify the best topics and speakers for our audience. The sponsorship fee for this opportunity is $3,500, plus, travel expenses, and honoraria for the speaker.

Breakout Education Session Sponsors 

This opportunity is available for up to eight companies who wish to sponsor speakers for the break out sessions at the Leadership Institute. The sponsor can recommend speakers, however, each sponsor will need to work with the planning committee to identify the best topics and speakers for our audience. The sponsorship fee for this opportunity is $1,500, plus, travel, expenses, and honorarium for the speaker. 

Sponsoring Networking or Social Virtual Activity at the 2021 Leadership Institute

  • Virtual Exercise session $500
  • Networking activity  $1,500

Partnership Applications may be submitted via this link.  Please note a partnership agreement will be provided and will be required for sponsorship. 

For more information, please contact Gigi Tsontos, Executive Director, 310-822-0177 or via email

Other partnership opportunities may be found here!