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PRSA 2016 International Conference

Oct. 23–25 | Indianapolis

Conference Schedule at a Glance

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Tailor your Conference training to career level, sector and specialization with five programming tracks.

View the 2015 Program at a Glance: 

Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015
8 a.m.–6:30 p.m.Educators Academy Super Saturday and Pedagogical Poster Session†
8:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. PRSA Assembly (for Delegates and Leadership)*
8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.Pre-Conference Seminars (Full Day)**
5–8 p.m. Diversity and Inclusion Mixer
6-10 p.m.College of Fellows Induction Dinner
Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015
7 a.m.–7 p.m. Registration
7 a.m.–7 p.m. Networking Hall and Exhibit Showroom
8 a.m.–Noon Pre-Conference Seminars (Half Day)**
10–11 a.m. Newcomers Orientation
11 a.m.–NoonYour Society at Work Workshops
12:30–2:30 p.m. Opening General Session (U.S. Congressman John Lewis & Jim Cantore)
2:45–3:45 p.m. Professional Development Workshops Set 1
4–4:45 p.m.Networking Hall Smoothie Break
4:45–5:45 p.m. Professional Development Workshops Set 2
7–9 p.m. Opening Night Reception
Monday, Nov. 9, 2015
7:30 a.m.–7 p.m. Registration
7:30 a.m.–7 p.m. Networking Hall and Exhibit Showroom
7:30–8 a.m. Coffee/Refreshments Break in the Networking Hall and Exhibit Showroom
8–9:45 a.m. General Session (Sheryl Connelly & Daniel Lubetzky)
10:15–11:15 a.m. Professional Development Workshops Set 3
11:45 a.m.–12:45 p.m. Professional Development Workshops Set 4
1–2:45 p.m. Luncheon (Bea Perez)
2:45–3:30 p.m. Networking Hall Smoothie Break
3:45–4:45 p.m.Expert Express
5–6 p.m. Professional Development Workshops Set 5
6–7 p.m.Networking Hall and Exhibit Cocktail Reception with the Exhibitors
6–10:30 p.m.Professional Interest Section Networking Events
7–9 p.m.#PRSAICON LinkUp
9:30–11:30 p.m.Professional Interest Sections After-Hours Sweet Social
Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015
7 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Registration
7 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Networking Hall and Exhibit Showroom
7–8 a.m. Continental Breakfast with the Exhibitors
8–9 a.m. Professional Development Workshops Set 6
9–9:30 a.m. Coffee/Refreshments Break in the Networking Hall and Exhibit Showroom
9:30–11 a.m. General Session (Sarah Kate Ellis & James Kane)
11 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Open Networking
12:30–1:30 p.m. Professional Development Workshops Set 7
1:45–2:45 p.m. Professional Development Workshops Set 8

† Attendance at this program is limited to Educators Academy members or PRSSA Faculty Advisers. Separate registration and additional fees apply.
* For PRSA Leadership only.
** Open to all. Additional registration fees apply.