2019 IACAT CONFERENCE SPONSORS

Platinum Sponsors

ACTNext is a multidisciplinary innovation unit established by ACT CEO Marten Roorda and led by Senior Vice President Alina von Davier. Von Davier and her team operate at the forefront of Computational Psychometrics; a theory and data driven methodology blending psychometrics and learning sciences, AI & Machine Learning, and data visualization. ACTNext and their colleagues at ACT are developing innovative solutions to challenging problems and changing the traditional notion of assessment from the ground up. Together, they are working to provide learners with tools and experiences that are more than integrated, personalized and adaptive; they’re working to make them transformational.  

 

Gold Sponsors

Pearson VUE’s 25 experienced, Ph.D.-level psychometricians collaborate with the world’s leading organizations on test-development tasks that strengthen high- stakes testing programs. From job task analysis and test design to item analysis, equating, and full standard setting, our psychometricians work closely with clients throughout the full development cycle and follow industry best practices to ensure that your exam reflects the specific goals and requirements of your testing program. The Pearson VUE psychometric team shares your values to serve your candidates and your other stakeholders by helping you to develop, maintain, and grow a high- quality, defensible testing program.
Description coming soon! 

 
The Graduate Management Admission Council is located in Virginia, USA.  It sponsors the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT), used for graduate-level study in the business field.  Description coming soon!

 

Silver Sponsors

Curriculum Associates is a leading educational technology and publishing company with a mission to make classrooms better places for students and teachers. Its research-based, award-winning print and digital instruction and assessment products provide educators with the tools necessary to personalize learning and help all students become college and career ready.

 

The Duolingo English Test (DET) is an innovative and accessible English proficiency assessment. It is an online, computer-adaptive, criterion-referenced test based on the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR). It employs artificial intelligence to develop, administer, and score the test, and to enhance security with advanced biometrics. Brought to you by Duolingo — the world’s most popular language-learning platform — the DET’s mission is to leverage technology in order to lower barriers to education worldwide.  

 

Assessment Systems Corporation (Assess) was founded in 1979 to empower more organizations to improve assessment with modern psychometrics.  Iteman and Xcalibre have been used for decades to automate psychometric analysis and reporting, and the FastTest platform allows anyone to easily publish a CAT with no coding involved.  Our nextgen platform, Ada, innovates this approach even further by giving any organization the assessment publishing power equivalent to a major testing company - but with your own content.
 

 

Cito is based in Arnhem, The Netherlands.  Description coming soon!
 

 

 

Scantron is based in Eagan, Minnesota, USA.  Description coming soon!
 

 

Bronze Sponsors

 

 

2019 IACAT CONFERENCE SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Four levels of sponsorship of IACAT conferences are available. These are described below:

 Platinum Level (USD$5000)

  1. Your logo will be shown prominently at the bottom of the initial session announcement screen of plenary sessions (presidential address, and keynote speakers)
  2. Your logo will be shown prominently on the conference website and will redirect a click on logo to sponsor web site
  3. You may include a 200 word profile of your organization for the website
  4. Your logo will be displayed in the conference app (if supported by the app)
  5. Your sponsorship will be explicitly acknowledged during the presidential address
  6. You will be able to include company literature in the attendee registration area

Gold Level (USD$3000)

  1. Your logo will be shown prominently at the bottom of the initial session announcement screen of plenary sessions (presidential address, and keynote speakers)
  2. Your logo will be shown prominently on the conference website and will redirect a click on logo to sponsor web site
  3. You may include a 100 word profile of your organization for the website
  4. Your logo will be displayed in the conference app (if supported by the app)
  5. You will be able to include company literature in the attendee registration area

Silver Level (USD$1000)

  1. Your logo will be shown prominently at the bottom of the initial session announcement screen of plenary sessions (presidential address, and keynote speakers)
  2. Your logo will be shown prominently on the conference website and will redirect a click on logo to sponsor web site
  3. You may include a 75 word profile of your organization for the website
  4. Your logo will be displayed in the conference app (if supported by the app)

Bronze Level (USD$500)

  1. Your logo will be shown prominently at the bottom of the initial session announcement screen of plenary sessions (presidential address, and keynote speakers)
  2. Your logo will be shown prominently on the conference website and will redirect a click on logo to sponsor web site
  3. You may include a 50 word profile of your organization for the website
  4. Your logo will be displayed in the conference app (if supported by the app)

Sponsorship Process

In order to confirm your sponsorship, please complete the Agreement to Sponsor Form and forward it together with your payment, no later than 1 March 2019, to the IACAT treasurer, Kathi Gialluca.  Sponsors within the U.S. should forward their payment directly to Kathi Gialluca at the address below. Sponsors outside the U.S. should contact her for information regarding a wire transfer of the sponsorship fees.

IACAT
c/o Dr. K. Gialluca
Pearson
5601 Green Valley Drive 
Bloomington, MN  55347
Tel. +1 952.681.3856