Sponsorship Guide

TechCrunch Disrupt will be hosted on Hopin.  Once the platform is live, you will be granted access to set up your booth before the event.

Please click here to see a sizzle reel for what to expect within the platform.

TechCrunch will be hosting an AMA event on Sept 4 (recording here) and Sept 11 through Zoom to walk you through the virtual venue and answer any questions you may have in regards to setting up a booth.

Disrupt 2020 

Hopin will open at 8am PT on September 13th.

Event Dates: Sept 14-18, 2020

Event hours: 9:00am – 1:30pm PT (Mon-Thurs), 9:00am – 1:00pm PT (Friday)

*full event agenda can be found at https://techcrunch.com/events/disrupt-sf-2020/  

Check back frequently for additional updates

Please complete the typeform found here to start the process of creating your virtual booth.  Please note that the items you provide here will be used for the initial build of your booth, but you will have the opportunity via a link from Hopin to access your booth’s backend and make modifications prior to and during the event.  Please note that your registration email will be the email used to link you to your virtual booth. 

Some helpful Hopin links:

Virtual Expo Guide

Speaking in and Moderating an Expo Booth

How to Use Hopin as an attendee

Adding a Google Slides presentation to your booth

Make sure to tag your booth for attendees to find you easily. Here are the available tags:

Advertising & Marketing
Audio & Media
Biotech & Health
CleanTech & Sustainability
Developer Tools
Founder Lessons
Games & Entertainment
Hardware & Robotics
Mobility & Transportation
Recruitment & Jobs
Saas & Enterprise
Security & Privacy
Social Networking & Collaboration
Social Impact & Education
TC Top Picks
Retail & eCommerce

Per your contract, you have been allotted a specific number of tickets to Disrupt 2020. You will receive a separate email from the Events Team with your unique registration link.

All registrations must be submitted by September 7th, 2020.

Event Contact:

Role Name Email Phone
Sponsor Operations & Program Manager Jason Kopeck jason.kopeck@techcrunch.com 510-484-5768

CrunchMatch (powered by GRIP), is TechCrunch’s free business match-making service that helps you find and connect with people based on specific mutual criteria, goals and interests. CrunchMatch is available to all attendees at Disrupt 2020. Whether you want to network with founders, investors, technologists, researchers or engineering students, the platform’s combination of curation and automation will help you make the most of your limited time. When CrunchMatch goes live, a sign-up link will be sent via email to all ticket holders. Fill out your profile with the pertinent details — your role (technologist, founder, investor, etc.) and who you want to connect with at the event. CrunchMatch will make meet-up suggestions, which you can approve or decline.

Here’s a short video to guide you in getting set up for success on CrunchMatch.

We’re excited that you will be joining us at our first all virtual Disrupt 2020. We have developed a custom media kit for you to be able to promote your participation at Disrupt to your customers and followers which includes a substantial discount for them to watch your session at the event.

We will have our design team build out promotional materials based on the channels you’d like to use whether that be via social channels, emails, or newsletters – simply fill out this form and we’ll create and send you materials within 3 business days to make it easy for you to deploy to your audiences.

Disrupt 2020 Media Kit Form

If you have any questions, feel free to email marketing@techcrunch.com!


To use Twitter to track what is happening at the conference please use the hashtag #TCDisrupt.

Press List

The press list will be available and provided within one week prior to the event.