Sponsorship opportunities

PECAN+ is a collaborative initiative requiring support from across the cyber security ecosystem. Higher education institutions across Australia host and run local events. University students create cyber security challenges, mentor and provide training day workshops. Teachers to rally their students to form teams and support development of cyber skills. Industry representatives provide mentorship, presentations and valuable insights to competitors. PECAN+ Sponsors provide support, funding, prizes, giveaways and industry relevant representation.

We also rely on extensive IT infrastructure to deliver the Competition, including use of Microsoft Azure, KASM Workspaces, GitHub Codespaces, CTFd and Discord.

PECAN+ is only possible with generous sponsorship from our Government and Industry partners. Please contact us if you are interested in supporting PECAN+. Sponsorship tiers are detailed below.

Silver sponsorshipSilver (DALL-E generated)



Company banners and merchandise to be displayed around the venue for competitors and attendees.
Logo inclusion on website, presentations and promotional flyers.
Sponsorship recognition on social media before, during and after the event.
Photo opportunities over the Competition weekend.

Gold sponsorshipGold (DALL-E generated)



As per silver, plus:

Opportunity to present a prize sponsored in your company name.
Photograph of presence at the prize-giving ceremony.

Platinum sponsorshipPlatinum (DALL-E generated)



As per silver, plus:

Logo inclusion on Competition T-shirts.
A speaking opportunity at prize-giving ceremony.
Option to present a First Place prize sponsored in your Company name.
Photograph opportunity with winning teams at the prize-giving ceremony.

Sponsors are also invited to develop and submit CTF challenges at the beginner, intermediate, and/or advanced levels which can include the use of your company logo.