Become a Sponsor

Wether we are at the loom or the laptop, building cobbles or code, arriving at the docks or data - Manchester is always at the forefront.

 By partnering with us you can continue Manchester’s legacy and help to forge the future for the next generations working in Manchester’s thriving tech industry.

Why sponsor MTF?

By sponsoring MTF  you can position your company as a leader within the tech industry and can also:

  • Recruit and retain the best tech talent
  • Attract new clients for your business
  • Contribute to your EDI goals through out digital and social inclusion programme
  • Raise brand awareness and improve the profile of your business throughout the year
  • Encourage continuous professional development for your tech teams

We are proud that 100% of our founding partners renewed their sponsorship in 2023

"Manchester Tech festival provides a unique opportunity for us to connect, collaborate and inspire tomorrow's tech innovators, while also addressing the skills shortage that the sector faces. We are excited to come together again with our peers to build inclusive futures and make a positive impact on our community."
Ged Mason
CEO of Morson Group
“We remain committed to building and contributing to the Manchester tech community. We are proud to have renewed our founding partner status for the second year. MTF has a community ethos & we are passionate about creating a strong tech talent pool and investing in the future of Manchester.”
Mikey Smith
CTO Moneysupermarket Group
"Manchester Tech Festival is the only tech festival we have experience of that is truly for the tech community. An open and inclusive environment, empowering talks, panels and speakers.
I know that our involvement will contribute to shaping the increase of digital mobilisation in the city"
Cat Mawdsley
Senior Tech Acquisition Specialist | JustIT
Sponsor Packages

From startups & scaleups to multinational tech companies, we have a range of packages to suit your needs and business size. All of our packages include the base benefits listed to the right alongside more tailored benefits depending on your package. 

  • Speaking opportunities within Greater Manchester education settings through MTF’s digital & social inclusion programme
  • Article submission to MTF Blog
  • Place at our invite only sponsor meal & drinks reception
  • Complimentary tickets to Monday’s Senior Leadership Event & Evening Social
  • Facilitated networking at quarterly invite only social & MTF calendar of events
  • Amplify job opportunities by posting on our #MTF Slack Channels
  • Exclusive opportunity to respond to supplier requests posts on our #MTF Slack Channels
  • Company logo on website with back-link of your choice
  • Company profile of MTF website
  • Announcement across MTF social media channels
  • Promotion through MTF sister group Techs & The City
  • Full Sponsor Profile on event app
  • Logo present on MTF website for 12 months post festival
  • Images provided post event for use in comms
  • Key takeaway report post event
  • Invitation to sponsor feedback session post event

Find out more

Interested in becoming a sponsor? Send us your details and one of the team will be in touch!