IEEE ComSoc International Communications Quality and Reliability Workshop
16-18 May 2017 – Naples, Florida, USA


It is our pleasure to offer you several outstanding patronage opportunities together with promotional business development benefits at IEEE CQR 2017 which will be held May 16-18, 2017 at the Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club in Naples, FL.  The Naples Beach Hotel is located right on the beach of the Gulf of Mexico in Southwest Florida with beautiful sunsets.  Golf, tennis, spa and fitness are available on premises and many additional recreational opportunities nearby.

IEEE CQR, a premier workshop of the IEEE Communications Society, has been held annually since 1986. The IEEE Communications Society has over 50,000 members worldwide.

In 2017, the IEEE CQR Workshop is expected to have:

  • 80 researchers, scientists, engineers, professors and industry professionals
  • 60 presentations and panel discussions on communications quality and reliability
  • 10 technical paper presentations

This year’s content focus will be discussions of Network Function Virtualization / Software Defined Networks, 5G Wireless, and  Internet of Things / Connected Car on adjacent days.  Also, we will have three panel discussions, three insightful keynote speeches, and social/professional networking events.

At IEEE CQR 2017, your company can be acknowledged as a supporter of this important international event which drives forward quality and reliability for communications and networking.  Your patronage can advance your company’s recognition and reputation among communications professionals – engineers, managers, innovators, designers, developers, educators, and industry leaders, including those from the regulatory and policy arena.


Patron Packages

Bronze @ $1,500
Company acknowledgement and recognition at the reception dinner, based on sponsorship level
Logo placement on CQR website Logo placement in published media

Silver @ $3,000
all of the above to include:
Company acknowledgement and recognition as banquet (co)sponsor
Company-supplied banner (3x5ft) displayed during the banquet, within the banquet facility
Company brochure and/or token can be provided with the conference package during registration

Gold @ $5,000
all of the above to include:
Display space, defined as one unattended table (6’x30″), supplied by the conference facility at the rear of the conference room for display of company information (e.g. no stand-alone display).
Company-supplied banner (3x5ft) displayed during the entire workshop (daytime) above the unattended table at the rear of the conference room.


Become a Patron

Please review the list of patronage options in the Call for Patrons or in the CQR2017_Patronage_Pkgs.  If you have an idea for an unlisted activity, do not hesitate to contact us – our Patron Packages range from $1,500-$5,000 and we would be happy to create a custom quote.  The patron letter can be found here.  The patronage agreement is available from Kevin Krantz, CQR Treasurer, at