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.

Suggestions? Feel free to leave a comment below or contact us by email at <CommsPR.Calendar(at)>.

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. (…)”

The Procom CommsPR Calendar exists as:

  1. CommsPR Calendar bookmarks on Delicious;
  2. CommsPR Calendar wiki page;
  3. ProCom CommsPR Calendar.

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