Meeting/Event Information

PRSA International Conference

October 06, 2018 8:30 AM to October 09, 2018 12:30 PM

JW Marriott Hotel,
110 E. 2nd St.
Austin, TX 78701
http://apps.prsa.org/Conferences/InternationalConference/

Big Ideas.Bright Futures.

Registration Link:http://apps.prsa.org/Conferences/InternationalConference/registration/ 

PRSA’s 2018 International Conference, Oct. 7–9 in Austin, Texas

2018 Program at a Glance

Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018
8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.  

Pre-Conference Seminar (Full Day):

  • Need to Know: Crisis or Disaster “Best Practices” – National Incident Management System and YOU*
5:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.   Diversity and Inclusion Mixer
     
Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018

8 a.m.–Noon

 

Pre-Conference Seminars (Half-Day Concurrent Sessions):

  • PR Strategy: Achieving Measurable Outcomes With Behavioral Planning*
  • PR Boot Camp: Key Concepts and Techniques of Effective Public Relations*
  • Executive Ghostwriting: Helping Senior Leaders Communicate Authentically*
  • Hands-On Crisis Communication Training: Applying “Claim It, Name It and Frame It” to Make Crisis Communication Work for You*
  • When to Use Videos — and Learn How to Make Them Yourself*
  • Calculating the ROI on Your Communications*
10–11 a.m.   Newcomers Orientation
11 a.m.–Noon   Your Society at Work Sessions
12:30–2:30 p.m.   Opening General Session
2:45–3:45 p.m.   Professional Development Sessions Set 1
4:45–5:45 p.m.   Professional Development Sessions Set 2
7–9 p.m.   Opening Night Reception
     
Monday, Oct. 8, 2018
8–9:45 a.m.   General Session
10:15–11:15 a.m.   Professional Development Sessions Set 3
11:45 a.m.–12:45 p.m.   Professional Development Sessions Set 4
1–2:45 p.m.   Networking Luncheon
3:45–4:45 p.m.   Professional Development Sessions Set 5
5–6 p.m.   Professional Development Sessions Set 6
6–7 p.m.   Cocktail Reception with the Exhibitors
     
Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018
8–9 a.m.   Professional Development Sessions Set 7
9:30–11 a.m.   General Session
11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.   Hack-a-Comm
11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.   Professional Development Sessions Set 8