Call for Speakers: PRSA Northeast District Conference

PRSA Northeast District Conference – Call for Speakers

The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Northeast District’s annual conference will be hosted by the PRSA Central New York Chapter on November 7th in Syracuse, NY. We anticipate more than 200 practitioners and students will attend the event.

Date: Thursday, November 7, 2013

Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel and Conference Center (701 East Genesee Street, Syracuse, NY 13210)

PROPOSALS: We are looking for experienced presenters who can motivate and energize an audience on the latest public relations tools, techniques, trends and knowledge.

Industry experts, seasoned practitioners, researchers, and public relations service providers are invited to submit a proposal to individually or jointly present on a topic relevant for PR practitioners with varying levels of experience. We welcome presenters from both the corporate and not-for-profit worlds, and we are open to any proposal that provides PR professionals with new knowledge, insight and ideas that can enhance their professional capabilities.

Suggested presentation topics include:

  1. Community Relations
  2. Employee Relations
  3. Media Relations
  4. Media Training
  5. Crisis Communications
  6. Non-Profit PR
  7. PR Writing, Pitching, or Presentation Skills
  8. Skills for students in PR
  9. Social Media
  10. Use of Multimedia
  11. Other/Miscellaneous

Presentation proposals should include:

• Title of presentation

• Description of proposed presentation (200 words maximum)

• Biography of each presenter (100 words maximum)

• List of previous speaking engagements

Programs must offer solid and authentic tactical and strategic insights, and must NOT be a commercial for products or services.

**Presenters will receive a complimentary full day registration to the conference.

Submit proposals by Friday, May 10 to: NortheastDistrict@prsacny.com

Additional information on the conference will follow throughout the summer – check back for details and please SAVE THE DATE of NOVEMBER 7 to attend – this is likely the most cost effective full day of professional education you can put on your calendar!

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