#ELEVATEPR6 - Learning in Crisis Times

November 25, 2020 to November 26, 2020
01:00 PM to 04:30 PM EST
Workshop
Hamilton
We are very happy to invite you to save the date and register for #ELEVATEPR6 - an online opportunity for professional learning, skill-building and networking!
 

Event Description

This year, we sent out a survey to members. Based on your feedback and preferences, we will be holding #ELEVATEPR6 over two afternoons. We have developed an exciting learning and networking program that will take place on:
 
Wednesday, November 25, 1pm-4:30pm (ET) &
Thursday, November 26, 1pm-4:30pm (ET) 

We have already secured several exciting speakers:
 
Schedule for Wednesday, November 25:
 
Professor Michael Meath, past chair of the Department of Public Relations at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Relations at Syracuse University, will do an in-depth crisis communications workshop. He has done this workshop for Syracuse University, PRSA and several other large venues. We are THRILLED to have him. 
 
Shannon Gallagher, MCM, President of Influencer Logic, 
will present her fascinating and very practical research, which is based on her MCM thesis on which she has built a thriving practice. Her topic is "Influencer Relations: The Blue Ocean for PR." We are excited for Shannon to share her ground-breaking and recently published research, as well as how she built her business with us!

Scheduled for Thursday, November 26:
 
Davis McKenzie, MCM, Principal at Toχʷoχʷ (Becoming Clear) Communications, is a leading expert in Indigenous communications. He will share a case study with us on COVID-19 communications for outbreaks in first nations communities. We can't wait to hear him share his personal experience, steeped in both PR theory and traditional knowledge.
 
Tanvir Bhagoo, MBA, former VP of Technology at Freshii and now Managing Director of TBX Digital, is a digital transformation leader who focuses on putting people and culture first. At #ELEVATEPR, he will help further our professional growth through his discussion of principles and techniques which communicators and PR practitioners can employ to be successful within their organizations. 
 
We also have an exciting keynote speaker to be announced!
 
Get more information

Please contact us (Rita and Alex) at pd@cprshamilton.ca for more information about the event. 

Sincerely,
 
Professional Development Co-Chairs
CPRS Hamilton
pd@cprshamilton.ca