DFI 43rd Annual Conference on Deep Foundations

Anaheim, California
Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Gain exposure for your company before and after the conference by taking advantage of our underwriting (sponsorship) opportunities. Doing so demonstrates your commitment to knowledge and your leadership in the industry. View the Full Conference Technical Program and Schedule with Exhibitor and Underwriter lists here.

2018 Underwriting Opportunities

Learn details about all the promotional opportunities available to your company for one of the industry's BEST annual conferences. Click the image for details.

The following underwriting opportunities are still available. Please commit soon to maximize your exposure at the conference:

      Opportunity Cost     Remaining 
  Mobile App Banner
 $2,500  4
  WIFI  $2,500 4
   General $500
  WiDF Fund/Networking
 $500 unlimited
   Young Professional 
 $425 unlimited
 $100 unlimited
   DFI Digital Sourcebook
$125 for Exhibitors/
$175 for Non Exhibitors


Your company can be featured in our Bingo Game with your company logo in the hands of every conference attendee. Click here for details.

DFI Digital Sourcebook

DFI's Digital SourceBook allows member companies to virtually visit with potential customers who are exhibiting at the show this year and those who couldn’t come but want to stay in touch with you. Click here to view the 2017 Digital Sourcebook.


Please upload or email logos immediately upon securing your underwriting commitment. Early submissions will maximize marketing exposure for your company. Late submissions may not guarantee logo placement.

Upload your logo with your underwriting commitment when you register or email it to events@dfi.org.

1. For our printed marketing materials please provide logos that are high-resolution, CMYK 300 dpi (or higher) 1.5”- 2” wide in .jpg, .eps or .tif format.

2. For our electronic marketing platforms please provide logos that are high-resolution, RGB 300 dpi (or higher) in .jpg or .pdf format.

Copies of logos or images from websites cannot be accepted. They are low resolution and not suitable for use. Underwriting fees are non-refundable once received by DFI. Registration for this event is not included in your underwriting fee. For more information, email us at events@dfi.org.


Click a logo to visit the Underwriter's website.



Online Proceedings

Room Key

Student Activities Transportation

Awards Reception & Banquet

Beer Koozie




Student Underwriters
Matthew R. Glisson       Shailesh Gandhi



Contact Information

Payment Instructions

  • You may register for this Conference using a major Credit Card, Debit Card, PayPal, Check or Purchase Order. Check payments due within 30 days of registration and should be made payable to DFI.

    To make payment by wire, contact DFI at bookkeeper@dfi.org.

    Cancellations must be made in writing by mail, email or fax. 

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    Fax: (973) 423-4031

    Refunds for Registration will not be issued after Friday, September 28, 2018. However, you may transfer your registration to another DFI Member. 
    Refunds for Exhibit Booths will not be issued after August 31, 2018. Please refer to your Exhibit Space Agreement for Details.

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