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Crisis communications in action: How four companies sailed through stormy waters

May 17, 2016

How prepared are you? Every organization is vulnerable to crisis and, in this age of 24 hour news cycles and social media, how you respond can inflame or quell the crisis. Continue reading

New Communicators SIG – Theme: Media Relations

June 2, 2016

Award winning reporter, video journalist and storyteller Stu McNish will be discussing: how to get your story to stand out; how to best pitch your story to the media, and how to navigate an interview while sticking to your key messages. Continue reading

IABC/BC Wave Awards and AGM

June 14, 2016

Do you know someone making waves in the Communications industry? Come celebrate at the IABC/BC Wave Awards & AGM Event . Continue reading

IABC/BC Summer Kick-off

June 23, 2016

Attend the IABC/BC Summer Kick-off event and start the summer off properly…after all, you deserve it. Continue reading

Independent Communicators SIG Meeting: Project and Time Management for Consultants

June 29, 2016

Join fellow independent communicators for a lively discussion about the best ways to manage time and projects when you’re in a consulting role. Continue reading

Fall Kick-Off

September 22, 2016

Another summer is gone, but IABC/BC is just getting warmed up with our Fall Kick-Off! Join us on Thursday, September 22, at The Loft at Earls Yaletown to celebrate the official start of the new IABC/BC season. Continue reading

Independent Communicators SIG Meeting: Managing Change at Client Organizations

October 5, 2016

Share and learn tips to anticipate and cope with the changes that often come up in the lifetime of your project, from new staff contacts to reporting or budget requirements. Continue reading

Health Communicators SIG: communicating through a crisis

October 25, 2016

Join fellow health communicators at the first Health SIG for a discussion of crisis communications. Continue reading

Speed Mentoring for New Communicators: Personalized Tips from Industry Leaders

November 8, 2016

Whether you’re a student wondering how to break into the communications or PR industry or a professional thinking about switching careers, this event will give you the career boost you need. Continue reading

Digital Strategy SIG: To Blog or Not to Blog? That’s a great question!

November 17, 2016

Our Digital Strategy Special Interest Group (SIG) is kicking off the year by examining the question: to blog or not to blog? Continue reading