The Best PR Conferences to Attend in 2017


If you’re in search of PR and marketing conferences to attend in 2017, you’re in luck because this is the definitive list! PR Education marketing conferences PR awards PR conferences public relations conferences

PRSA 2016 International Conference: Be Aggressive, Be Audacious, Be Bold


The PRSA 2016 International Conference in Indianapolis brought together some of today’s top thought leaders in the field of communication– and then some. Best Practices Events Featured PRSA International Conference public relations strategy

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5 Brilliant Ways to Build Your Brand at a Conference


Attending a conference is a big commitment in both time and money. Increasingly, marketing-savvy conference goers are showing up at events armed with plans to create awareness and build their brands. It’s a great way to build relationships with the people she met at the conference.

A bizarre visit to the PeRsian conference bazaar

PR Conversations

Toni Muzi Falconi details his equal parts fascinating and frustrating visit to Tehran to participate in the International Conference on Public Relations. It goes without saying what follows is not an unbiased “bizarre conference experience” report.

Melissa Agnes To Keynote At Upcoming Law Enforcement Social Media Conference

Melissa Agnes

The Law Enforcement Social Media Conference. A three day event, The Law Enforcement Social Media Conference is the first ever online social media conference for law enforcement and the speaker list is sensational!

Analyzing “results” from a communications performance measurement conference

PR Conversations

I am happy to share with readers of PR Conversations some of the measurement best practices discussed at this conference: Develop strategic objectives before defining measurement tools. Jacob advised conference participants to use a mix of media in a differentiated but integrated way.

Monday Roundup: PRSA 2015 International Conference

Waxing UnLyrical

I’m here for the 2015 PRSA International Conference where there’s absolutely no shortage of awesome speakers this year. What do you hope to learn at the PRSA 2015 International Conference? Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn Monday Roundup: PRSA 2015 International Conference.

Future of PR and social media for International Air Transport Association crisis communications conference

Stuart Bruce

Stuart Bruce speaking at the IATA Crisis Communications in the Social Media Age conference. (c) This morning I gave a keynote at the global ‘Crisis Communications in the Social Media Age’ conference in Istanbul.

6 ways PR pros can pull off an effective press conference

PR Daily

A press conference can be a terrific way to convey company news. In addition, a press conference is an efficient way to brief numerous journalists and news outlets at once. The press conference announced the mega-bank’s participation in the SPD’s Safe Place.

How To Manage A Press Conference (If You’re Not Donald Trump)

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Donald Trump gave his first press conference as President-Elect yesterday. The briefing was staged more like a mini-rally than a presidential press conference, complete with applauding Trump employees, odd visual props , and angry insults for some of the attending media.

Grab That Beautiful Butterfly, It’s Conference Season

Shift Communications

John Beckwith and Jeremy Grey may think the most wonderful time of year is wedding season, but for me – its conference season. Most PR/social teams cringe at conference season – the inevitable questions roll in – should we be there? What do you love or hate about conferences?

How to Generate Coverage From Conferences


Conferences provide journalists a prime learning experience and often lead to media coverage. Here are four steps to pitching reporters and getting coverage from your upcoming conference. You could also use your conference to introduce new products or offerings.

Top Takeaways – 2015 Solo PR FPRA Conference Recap

Solo PR Pro

Hats off to another fantastic conference where the Solo PR community had an opportunity to strengthen our bonds while learning and networking – sharing with each other and our fellow attendees at the 2015 Florida Public Relations Association Conference in Orlando, Florida.

PRSA Health Academy Conference: Key Takeaways


I recently had the privilege of attending the Public Relations Society of America’s 2015 Health Academy Conference in Cleveland, Ohio. The post PRSA Health Academy Conference: Key Takeaways appeared first on LTPR.

A pilot’s guide to hosting a conference call

Stephen Waddington

In this guest post, pilot and Ketchum colleague RP Kumar applies lessons from the air to international conference calls. I’ve been on a couple of conference calls this week that were great reminders of everything that’s frustrating about these inescapable staples of office life.

Score Big at the PRSA 2016 International Conference

Beyond PR

Fall is also a time of celebration for communicators as our industry gathers for the biggest event of the year – the PRSA International Conference. This year’s conference is taking over Indianapolis October 23, 24 and 25, and Cision will be there all three days. The leaves are falling.

How to Make the Most of Networking and Conferences?


If you know me, you know I love networking in 3D - and being a marketing speaker at conferences!! Making the most of networking and conferences? This session will help set you on the path to developing skills that will be effective at conferences and networking events. The post How to Make the Most of Networking and Conferences? That's my topic at a super cool event coming up in Chicago on July 28!

5 ways to get the most out of conferences and events

PR Daily

It can be difficult to justify leaving your office to attend a conference or professional event, especially if it involves traveling. Here are five tips to help you make the most of seminars and conferences: 1. Would you attend another conference hosted by this company?

Why Companies Should Be Training All Employees to Use Social Media


Around 200 people gathered for PRNews’ Big 4 Conference in San Francisco to learn about rising marketing and PR trends, strategies and tactics for Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and Twitter. Featured Trends Big 4 Conference PRNews social media social media training

6 ways PR pros can use conferences to accelerate their careers

PR Daily

Conferences are great for your company and your professional development, but they can do a number on your stress level. Although conferences are intimidating, it’s easy to have a positive attitude about them if you take care of business and take care of yourself.

Monday Roundup: the #IABC15 (IABC World Conference) Edition

Waxing UnLyrical

Yup, I’m in San Francisco this week for the IABC World Conference ; I love love love this city. Monday Roundup: the #IABC15 (IABC World Conference) Edition is a post from: Shonali Burke Consulting, Inc. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn Monday Roundup: the #IABC15 (IABC World Conference) Edition. Around the Web Thought Leadership Andy Jankowski Gerard Braud IABC World Conference Paul Edwards Shel Holtz Tyler DurhamGood morning from the West Coast!

Are you a PR writer? Don’t miss this conference

PR Daily

What you write can make or break your brand’s reputation – and your career. Join 9 writing experts in Chicago on August 5 for the PR Writing Summit. Learn to create communications so powerful it transcends all obstacles, including a disengaged audience, tight schedules and small budgets.

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Was Marshawn Lynch’s one-line press conference brilliant or botched?

PR Daily

called Lynch’s press conference performance “brilliant.”. Lynch is profiting from his reputation as someone who loathes press conferences. There’s the letter of the law, and then there’s the spirit of the law.

UPDATE: Breaking the Conference Code: @Pubcon

Social PR Chat

So many awesome digital marketing conferences , so little time. If you’re in the digital marketing world trying to narrow down your conference picks, Pubcon should be on the list. How many conferences are you committed to going back to every year?

Montreal IWF Conference 2017


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How effective was Hillary Clinton's press conference?

PR Daily

After a defiant press conference Tuesday following a speech on women’s rights at the United Nations, Clinton fiercely denied any wrongdoing in using her personal email for official business. Hillary Clinton hasn’t even announced her intention to run for president in 2016.

Heat Up Your Conference Strategy With These Summer Events

Stern + Associates

In fact, while the pace of some businesses slows and your colleagues are off on vacations this summer, many of the country’s best conferences. The post Heat Up Your Conference Strategy With These Summer Events appeared first on Stern Strategy Group. Brand Thought Leadership conference networking summerLifelong learning never takes a break.

Should JPMorgan’s CEO have cursed on a conference call?

PR Daily

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon had some bad news for analysts on a Wednesday earnings conference call: $990 million in after-tax legal expenses related to foreign exchange trading.

Registration is Open for the Solo PR PRO 2016 Main Event

Solo PR Pro

We are thrilled to announce that once again, Solo PR Pro has teamed up with with the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) Conference for our main event activity for 2016 and registration is now open! You could register on the main FPRA Conference page , but why would you?

Join Solo PR Pro at the FPRA Conference in August 2015!

Solo PR Pro

We’ve joined forces with the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) Conference to sponsor and help organize an indie-focused Solo PR Pro track. The FPRA Conference, being held August 9-12, 2015, in Orlando is not-to-be-missed – make your plans now to join us!

Why is our social media conference at Disney popular year after year?

PR Daily

Social Media Conference for PR, Marketing and Corporate Communications at Disney World. Communicators from across the country are already reserving spots to join us March 15-17 for the standout conference. Professionals come back year after year for our. We can’t blame them.

Media vs. Conference Relations: What to Know for Your Next Communication Plan

Stern + Associates

Today’s PR pros have numerous tools at our disposal – from social media to blogs, media relations to conference outreach – to ensure our organization’s (and those of our clients). The post Media vs. Conference Relations: What to Know for Your Next Communication Plan appeared first on Stern Strategy Group. Marketing/PR Strategy Media Relations Speaking/Conferences Conferences media relations Relationship Building Speaking

Trust: A Communicator’s Lifeline


On social media during last year’s PRSA conference, trust happened to be one of the most popular topics of conversation. Cision found more than 3,000 comments on social in reference to trust and last year’s PRSA International Conference.

Ragan's social media conference returns to Disney World this February!

PR Daily

We’re bringing back one of our highest attendee-rated conferences to the most magical place on earth for a third year in a row. Corporate Communications Conference at Disney World.

The Conference Circuit: Connect with the PR 20/20 Team This Fall

PR 20/20

It’s just one of the many reasons we are strong believers in the impact of conference season. Conferences are key to feeling more connected to the marketing community, staying inspired by your profession and learning from the successes (and challenges) of our peers.

Register Now to Join Solo PR Pro at the FPRA Conference in August

Solo PR Pro

The schedule is up and registration is now open for Solo PR Pro’s main event activity for 2015 – the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) Conference, being held August 10-12, 2015. Members, click here to access the special Solo PR PRO Premium conference registration page.

Back to the future of PR – 10 rules for public relations professionals

Stuart Bruce

This is my presentation from my keynote speech at last week’s annual conference of the Croatian Public Relations Association. Conference Speaking public relations conference speaking PR

What Marketers Can Learn from the 2016 PRSA Health Academy Conference


Whether you’re a healthcare marketer or not, here’s an inside look at what any communicator could take away from the Conference: Breaking Down the Complex. During “Lessons Learned from Managing the Nation’s Second MERS Case,” conference attendees heard how Dr. P.

Next Time You’re at an Industry Event, Apply These 5 Simple Rules

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How to Make the Most of Your 2017 Marketing Budget: Lower Your Conference Sponsorship Spend

Stern + Associates

These are just a few of the options available to sponsors at conferences and other industry events. The post How to Make the Most of Your 2017 Marketing Budget: Lower Your Conference Sponsorship Spend appeared first on Stern Strategy Group. Marketing/PR Strategy Public Relations/Communications Speaking/Conferences conference sponsorship Direct Engagement event marketingBranded bags. Custom key cards. Exhibitor booths. Hosted breakfasts and lunch sessions.