justify-your-trip

AfroTech 2018

Get Your Company to Sponsor Your Trip to AfroTech 2018:
Justify Your Trip.

Trying to attend AfroTech 2018? We’ve created a customizable email template you can use to prove the value of your trip to your manager. Just copy the template below.

Dear [Manager’s Name],

I’d like your permission to join 3000+ other engineers, designers, and business leaders at this years AfroTech event from November 8-11 in San Francisco. Attending this conference will be beneficial for both my career growth and our company. While at AfroTech, I will attend the following sessions that I believe will benefit my team or the following projects:

  • [add session, what do you hope to take away from this session that will benefit your team/project]

  • [add session, what do you hope to take away from this session that will benefit your team/project]

  • [add session, what do you hope to take away from this session that will benefit your team/project]

Here’s an estimated breakdown of costs:

  1. Airfare: $400

  2. Hotel: $189/night: $567

  3. Registration fee: $650 (Corporate Admission)

After the conference, I’ll circulate a report that will include a summary of what I learned and a set of recommendations for how we can improve our team and the work around our projects.

Thank you for considering my request to attend this event.

Looking forward to your reply,

[Your Name]