Routes Africa 2016

The route development forum for Africa

Tenerife, Canary Islands
26 - 28 June 2016


With 200 delegates expected, there is no better opportunity to place your brand in front of the region's leading airlines, airports, destinations and influential aviation authorities.

Our sponsorship packages are designed for you to gain maximum exposure and place your brand in front of key decision makers. With a presence both online and at the events, sponsorship will ensure your brands awareness will last pre, during and post event, increasing your reach and forming a lasting impression. 

For more information on the sponsorship packages available at Routes Africa, please contact Charlotte Etherington, Sponsorship Manager.  


sponsor reg This package presents your organisation with the opportunity to ensure every delegate at Routes Africa wears your brand for the duration of the event.

Registration sponsors will receive one of the highest profile packages, branding starting from the moment a delegate registers online through to picking up their delegate lanyard and badge from the registration desk, which they are required to wear throughout the event. All of these items are emblazoned with your logo/brand and offer a highly visible presence throughout.

Airline Meeting Hall

sponsor meeting hall This opportunity provides the sponsor with exclusive branding within the airline meeting hall with the option of supplying each airline with a unique gift on their table, giving them a physical reminder of your destination or organisation. The airline meeting hall is where all attending airlines take their face-to-face meetings for the entirety of Routes Africa and forms the focal point for the event, where the majority of business is conducted.

Meeting System

Sponsorship of the meeting system offers exclusive branding of the Diary Advice Desk, Extra Meeting sheets and the On site Meeting Stations, guaranteed to be seen by each and every attendee at the event at Routes Africa.

Networking Lunch

Sponsorship of a networking lunch during day one offers a unique opportunity for destinations to provide a real flavour of their culture, cuisine and hospitality along with a speaking opportunity to address senior aviation professionals and key decision makers from across the world.

Delegate Bags

The Routes delegate bag is distributed to every delegate at first entry to the event and contains all the essential event materials including the delegate directory. The bags can be branded with your company’s logo and are often re-used by delegates at other events around the world.

Delegate Folders

Distributed to all delegates in attendance, the folders present a functional gift for delegates spending two days in face-to-face meetings, with the requirement to make constant notes and with easy access to business cards, the folders combine a constant presence with a practical sponsorship item.

Water Bottles

Sponsorship of water bottles at Routes Africa offers your organisation the opportunity to sponsor a functional and high visibility package utilised throughout the whole event, water bottles offer a unique opportunity to cater for a basic need requested by all delegates at the Routes event.

Hotel Room Drop Gift

The room drop provides the sponsor an exclusive opportunity to provide gifts to be distributed to any of the delegates staying within one of the official Routes hotels during the event. 

Strategy Summit

The Strategy Summit brings together senior aviation professionals and industry leaders from across the region to discuss current issues affecting the aviation sector. This sponsorship allows your organisation to be seen as a partner of the Strategy Summit, which forms an extremely popular part of the Routes Africa event. Sponsors of the summit will also have an opportunity address this specialist audience and reach the decision makers that matter to your business.

Routes Africa Marketing Awards

The Routes Marketing Awards are highly regarded as the most prestigious awards in the industry. Sponsorship of the awards provides a high visibility package, as the awards are attended by every attendee of the event, taking place at the Routes Africa Networking Evening.

Hotel Key Cards

Hotel Key Cards are in delegate's' hands every day for a week, so make sure it's your custom-designed key card they're using. Sponsor-provided key cards are distributed to Routes Africa attendees upon check-in. 


Working all day in an air conditioned atmosphere can have its challenges. Come to rescue of the event delegates by creating your very own event survival kit. A lip salve and hand sanitizer that are delivered inside a reusable TSA approved toiletry bag will deliver your brand message all around the world for many months and years in the future. 

Refreshment Breaks

Wi-Fi is essential to our event, whether that be to view emails, or browse the internet, the majority if not all of our delegates now use laptops, tablets and smartphones during the event, this opportunity presents your brand to any user of the Wi-Fi be exposed to your brand each time they log on.

For more information on creating bespoke sponsorship package in line with your marketing goals please do not hesitate to contact our team.