TechCrunch Editorial and Events Calendar

In the course of a year, TechCrunch hosts events around the globe that combine digital media and live activations, as well as many media-only specials centered on momentous tech events. TechCrunch’s editorial calendar offers marketers an unsurpassed platform to reach tech audiences in-person, online, and around the globe.

May

Disrupt NY

Disrupt is the world’s top startup event geared to help entrepreneurs gain insight and visibility
  • May 15-17, 2017 
  • New York City, NY
  • Last chance: onsite and digital opportunities available

June

TC Sessions: Justice

An all-new, single-day event that convenes engineers, investors, educators, and activists to engage the startup community around its responsibilities to promote justice and equality in today’s business world and society at large
  • June 6, 2017
  • San Francisco, CA
  • Onsite and digital opportunities available

Meetup + Pitch-Off: Seattle

TechCrunch writers discover top startup talent from the Seattle area to participate in a rapid-fire pitch-off for prizes
  • June 22, 2017
  • Seattle, WA
  • Onsite and digital opportunities available

July

TC Sessions: Robotics

An all new, one-day event, hosted at MIT, designed to go deep on robotics by bringing together founders, investors, technologists, students, researchers, and corporates who are immersed in all things robotics—from manufacturing to aeronautics, medical devices, defense, and more
  • July 17, 2017
  • Boston, MA
  • Onsite and digital opportunities available

September

December

Disrupt Berlin

Disrupt is the world’s top startup event geared to help entrepreneurs gain insight and visibility
  • December 4-5, 2017
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Onsite and digital opportunities available

Display

Run-of-Site 
& Roadblocks

  • Average Daily Unique Visitors: 100k-150k
  • Run-of-Site: weekly or monthly
  • Homepage or Run-of-Site Roadblocks: daily
  • Standard: 728x90, 300x600, 300x250, 320x50
  • Premium: portrait, billboard, half page, anchor
  • Cross-Platform: desktop, mobile web

Content Hub Sponsorship

  • Sponsorship Details: 100% SOV of display media on a particular content hub for 1 month
  • Hubs: Developer, Enterprise, Gadgets, Mobile, Startups
  • Cross-Platform: desktop, mobile web, Facebook Instant Articles
  • Standard: 728x90, 300x600, 300x250, 320x50
  • Premium: portrait, billboard, half page, anchor

The Daily Crunch Newsletter

  • Active Subscribers: 200k+
  • Average Daily Open Rate: 26%
  • Sent Monday-Sunday at 12pm ET / 9am PT
  • Cross-Platform: desktop, mobile web

Video

Crunch Report Sponsorship

Crunch Report is a fast-paced rundown of the 5 most notable TechCrunch stories of the day
  • Average Monthly View Videos: 1.65M (on-platform and off-platform)
  • Airs Monday-Friday at 7pm ET / 4pm PT
  • Sponsorship Details: exclusive brand integration in every episode for 1 month, plus 100% SOV of display media on the show hub
  • Cross-Platform: desktop, mobile web

Native

Custom-Built Native Content

Create an authentic brand experience and demonstrate thought leadership in the tech space by creating custom, native content that lives on TechCrunch.com
  • Sponsorship Details: develop 3+ pieces of viewable or video content, and drive traffic to it via promotional units and social amplification
  • Cross-Platform: desktop, mobile web

Gadget or Membership Giveaway

Promote a gadget, membership, or service to TechCrunch readers
  • Sponsorship Details: An article is written about your gadget/service, where readers can sign up to win; the article is promoted in a fixed native unit on the TechCrunch homepage and via the TC Brand Studio Facebook channel
  • Cross-Platform: desktop, mobile web

Podcasts

Equity

TechCrunch's new venture capital focused podcast, helping everyone understand the dollars behind the hype
  • Frequency: every Friday (4 episodes per month)
  • Average Episode Length: 30 minutes
  • Average Listens per Episode: 10,000 and growing
  • Sponsorship Details: 2 in-show mentions per epiosde, plus supporting display media

Spoken Edition

TC Spoken Edition airs two daily podcasts—The Daily Crunch and TechCrunch Startups—that feature two of the day's most popular TechCrunch stories

  • Frequency: Monday-Friday (40 episodes per month)
  • Average Episode Length: 2-9 minutes
  • Average Listens per Episode: 2,000 and growing
  • Sponsorship Details: 1 in-show mention per epiosde, plus supporting display media

June

WWDC

  • June 5-9, 2017
  • San Jose, CA
  • Apple’s renowned developer community comes together to learn about the future of OS X, iOS, watchOS, and tvOS
  • Digital opportunities available

E3

  • June 13-15, 2017
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • The world's premier trade show debuting groundbreaking new technologies and never-before-seen in the computer, video, and mobile games space
  • Digital opportunities available

September

Apple's Fall Launch Event

  • Date TBD
  • San Francisco Bay Area, CA
  • Apple’s annual fall event is one of the most anticipated product launches of the first half of the year. TechCrunch will be there as groundbreaking new products are revealed and major news is announced.
  • Digital opportunities available

TechCrunch expands event portfolio with TC Sessions

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TechCrunch makes a huge splash at CES

This past January, TechCrunch staged its 4th annual Hardware Battlefield, a startup competition focused on hardware startups, at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas....

Introducing TC Brand Studio

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Welcome to the TC Activations Blog

This past year TechCrunch innovated like never before across every part of the business, from sponsored content to off-platform monetization and on-site event activations. The results have...