ProCom CommsPR Calendar

International Conference Calendar for Communications and Public Relations Professionals – in co-operation with ProCom, the Finnish Association of Professional Communicators.

If you are a Communications and/or Public Relations professional, this
condensed conference calendar may be of use to you. In case you’re new here, you may want to read this introduction first.

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2009, July 19-22, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
International Professional Communication Conference
IEEE Professional Communication Society
“(…) What do our practical experiences, theories, and research tell
us about what constitutes “Po’okela,” or “Commitment to Excellence,” in
the communication of technical information? How can we best define,
measure, and achieve that excellence? (…)”

2009, June 7–10, San Francisco, USA
IABC International Conference
International Association of Business Communicators (IABC)
“(…) More than 1,400 business communication professionals gather
annually to learn the latest developments and best practices in
communication and make connections that will advance their
communication programs and careers. (…)”

2009, March 26-27; Aarhus, Denmark
Marketing Communications in a Hypermodern Society
4th International Research Days on Marketing Communications
Centre for Corporate Communication, Aarhus School of Business, Unversity of Aarhus
“(…) As citizens of a hypermodern world we have become more rootless,
more risk-oriented but also more (socially) responsible, and we long
for hedonistic experiences combined with a sense of belonging to
different communities. (…) The purpose of this conference is to put
these hypermodern tendencies and traditions into focus and examine
their effect on consumption and marketing communication. (…)”

2009, March 11-14; Miami, Florida, USA
12th Annual International Public Relations Research Conference
Institute for Public Relations
“(…) Over its 12 year history, IPRRC has become one of the top venues
for presentation of new public relations research and for interaction
among scholars and professionals. (…)”

2009, March 5–6; Helsinki, Finland
Internet Marketing Conference: Web and Mobile Coming Together
Internet Marketing Conference

2009, January 27; London, U.K.
PR, Social Networking And Blogging In Practice
PR Week
“(…) Assessing The Impact, Strategic Benefits And Measurable Success
Of Dynamic User Engagement Through PR, Social Networking And Blogging
In Practice (…)”

2008, December 7-10; La Quinta, California, USA
iMedia Connection Agency Summit
iMedia Connection
“(…) More than ever, the role of the agency in the ever-evolving
interactive media space is changing. (…) more than 140 interactive
agency leaders who will gather in La Quinta to explore their future and
the future of online media. (…)”

2008, November 26-27; Stockholm, Sweden
Internet Marketing Conference: Tools of the Trade
Internet Marketing Conference
“(…) All aspects of doing business online will be covered: web
analytics, strategy, content, search engine marketing, search engine
optimization, e-mail marketing, social media, on-site behavioral
targeting, multivariate testing, and much more. (…)”

2008, November 25; London, U.K.
Taking The Drama Out Of A Crisis Conference
PR Week
“(…) Gain updates from leading brands and key speakers on how to take
decisive and prompt action to deal with any crisis. (…)”

2008, November 13-15; Beijing, China
IPRA World Congress
International Public Relations Association (IPRA)
“(…) Using Public Relations to Build Harmonious
Relationships in the Era of Globalization (…) Meet leaders in China
and in global public relations. Take away business contacts. Develop
new communications solutions. (…)”

2008, November 12-13; Brussels, Belgium
IABC Communicating Social Responsibility Conference
International Association of Business Communicators (IABC)
“(…) As more CEOs elevate corporate social responsibility (CSR) to a
core business strategy (…) Are you ready to assume your leadership
role in communicating your company’s CSR initiatives to internal and
external audiences? (…)”

2008, November 10-12; Silverstone, Northamptonshire, U.K.
iMedia Connection Brand Summit
iMedia Connection
offer[s] (…) cherry-picked executive delegates quality time together
to learn, converse and unwind, allowing ample opportunity to meet with
leading brand managers and executives to begin the right kind of
conversations. (…)”

2008, November 6-7; Chicago, Illinois, USA
IABC Employee Communication Conference
International Association of Business Communicators (IABC)
“(…) Learn how the top communication programs are engaging employees
in the organization’s business and delivering real business results.

2008, October 25-28; Detroit, USA
PRSA 2008 International Conference
Public Relations Society of America (PRSA)
“(…) Learn award-winning strategies and techniques that you can
immediately incorporate into your own communications programs. Take a
deep dive into social media, emerging technologies, green marketing,
branding, integrated communications — and much more! (…)”

2008, October 22-24; Toronto, Ontario, Canada
IABC Research and Measurement Conference
International Association of Business Communicators (IABC)
“(…) IABC and Cision Research (…) The conference theme,
“Communication Management and Measurement in Complex Organizations,”
will support corporate communicators in developing and evaluating
effective programs in the areas of corporate reputation, social media,
employee engagement, global media analysis, strategic PR campaigns and
more. (…)”

2008, October 16-17; Milan, Italy
Euprera 2008 Congress – Institutionalizing Public Relations and Corporate Communciation
The European Public Relations Education and Research Association (Euprera)
Public Relations and Corporate Communication have been, and are,
rapidly evolving and expanding their influence within complex
organizations. (…) This Process needs to be carefully analyzed in its
operational, managerial and strategic components. (…)”

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