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Upcoming Conferences

Counselors to Higher Education (CHE) Senior Summit

April 13–15, 2016 │ New Orleans
Public relations counselors in higher education come together at the CHE Senior Summit to learn new communications strategies to advance their college or university. $100 Saver Rate Deadline: March 15

Health Academy Conference
April 20–22, 2016 │ Washington, D.C.
The Health Academy Conference is ideal if you work in health care or an organization allied to the field, or in a public relations agency serving health care clients. Held each spring, this annual conference provides industry perspective and communications strategies that will benefit your career. At a time of momentous change within the health care field, this conference will help you and your organization prepare for the future. $100 Saver Rate Deadline: March 21

Counselors Academy Conference 
May 1–3, 2016 │ Puerto Rico
Public relations agency owners and senior counselors come together at the Counselors Academy Conference to learn new strategies for managing their operations, clients and employees. $100 Saver Rate Deadline: March 31 

Connect 16 Conference
May 11–13, 2016 │ Dallas
The Connect 16 Conference addresses the latest employee communications issues, focusing on how individual employees can impact their organization's reputation through technology and social media. $100 Saver Rate Deadline: April 12

Travel and Tourism Conference 
May 22–25, 2016 │ Houston 
The Travel and Tourism Conference offers the latest approaches for hospitality and travel communicators to help make the most of staff, budgets and time. $100 Saver Rate Deadline: April 30

Strategic Collaboration Conference
May 24‒25, 2016 │ Chicago
The Strategic Collaboration Conference focuses on actionable approaches to leveraging the strengths of marketing, branding and advertising, while bridging internal silos to achieve more profound results. $100 Saver Rate Deadline: April 22

Partner Events

"Make Your Copy More Creative" Writing Workshop
Presented by PRSA and Wylie Communications
Feb. 23‒24, 2016 │ Phoenix
Learn how to write copy that grabs attention, keeps it longer, communicates more clearly, enhances credibility and is more likely to go viral. You’ll walk away with techniques — not just what to do, but how — for painting pictures in your audience members’ minds so they understand your points faster, enjoy your information more and remember it longer.

The Visual Communications and Infographics Summit for Corporate Communications
Presented by PRSA and Ragan Communications
Feb. 25‒26, 2016  │ Washington, D.C.
Attend this conference and go back to work a better visual storyteller. Discover new techniques to find, develop, or re-purpose visuals on several digital platforms to generate communications that excite and inspire customers and employees, raise brand awareness and get media attention.

Social Media Conference for PR, Marketing and Corporate Communications
Presented by PRSA and Ragan Communications
March 9‒11, 2016 │ Disney Resorts 
This conference will get you up to speed on proven PR, marketing and internal communications strategies for existing and emerging social media. Gain tips, tools and techniques so effective they will transform social media at your organization.

"Catch Your Readers" Writing Workshop
Presented by PRSA and Wylie Communications
April 20‒21, 2016 │ Atlanta — June 28‒29, 2016 │ San Diego —
Nov. 2‒3, 2016 │ Houston
In this persuasive writing workshop, find scientific, proven-in-the-lab approaches for getting people to pay attention to, understand, remember and act on your messages.

"Cut Through the Clutter" Writing Workshop
Presented by PRSA and Wylie Communications
May 11‒12, 2016 │ Chicago
In this tight-writing workshop, you’ll learn how to make every piece you write easier to read and understand. You’ll walk away with secrets you can use to reach more readers, measurably improve readability, sell tight writing to management — even help your company save time and money with tight writing.

"NOT Your Father’s News Release" Writing Workshop
Presented by PRSA and Wylie Communications
July 27‒28, 2016 │ Portland
In this PR writing workshop, discover the latest techniques to go beyond PR 101 approaches to write media relations pieces that get posted and published and reach stakeholders directly.

"Get Clicked, Read, Shared & Liked" Writing Workshop
Presented by PRSA and Wylie Communications
Sept. 28‒29, 2016 │ New York
In this Web-writing workshop, overcome the online clutter and get the word out on the Web, in social media and via content marketing. 

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