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August 2016

Willamette Writer’s Conference | Thur-Sun | Starts 8-11-16

August 11, 2016 - August 14, 2016
Sheraton Portland Airport Hotel,
8235 NE Airport Way
Portland, OR 97220
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Willamette Writers puts on the largest writing conference in the Pacific Northwest with 600-800 attendees each year. This year the organization has assembled 60 faculty members to teach 96 workshops in eight different study tracks. The group is also bringing in 30+ agents, publishers, and producers to accept pitches. And Willamette writers has lined up six keynote speakers to keep everyone inspired. IABC members receive a $25 discount on registration. (Use discount code: IABCDiscount) For more information visit: http://willamettewriters.org/wwcon/ Don't miss this opportunity to learn…

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Get Accredited! Summer APR Workshop | Sat | 8-20-16

August 20, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Phinney Neighborhood Association,
6532 Phinney Ave N, Room 32 (brick building)
Seattle, WA
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Every summer, PRSA Puget Sound hosts a workshop for individuals who are seriously considering pursuing their Accreditation in Public Relations (APR). The day-long workshop consists of short, interactive presentations by current APRs covering the areas you will be tested on in the Computer Based Examination, as well as tips on how to submit and present a winning Readiness Review. If you've ever thought about becoming accredited, now is the perfect time to make that dream a reality. By becoming an…

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September 2016

Social Storytelling: Sourcing & Sharing Your Brand’s Best Stories | Wed | 9-21-16

September 21, 2016 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
University Club of Portland,
1225 SW Sixth Avenue
Portland, 97204 United States
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Social media is filled with stories – the good, the bad, and the trolls. So, how do you manage the challenging narratives that could really hurt your brand? Better yet, how do you find and leverage the very best ones? Jess Columbo, Principal at Med|Ed Digital and former social media manager at OHSU, will dive into the practice of Social Storytelling; how to identify, share, and measure the impact of your brand's greatest stories across the social web. Enjoy lunch and…

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Portland Creative Conference | Fri | 9-23-16 | Save 20% with discount code: IABC

September 23, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gerding Theater at the Armory, Pearl District,
Portland, OR United States
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Join other Creative Industries professionals for a day of exploring and celebrating the creative process, inspiration, and imagination at the Portland Creative Conference on Friday, September 23rd at the Gerding Theater at the Armory. NOTE: This is a non-profit event and proceeds go to support K-12 arts education programs in Oregon. Early Bird Price: $99 (Expired September 9th) IABC is offering a 20% discount off the early bird registration price of just $99 when you use promotion code IABC. Speakers include*: Robert Brunner…

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October 2016

October is IABC Member Month

October 1, 2016 @ 8:00 am - October 31, 2016 @ 12:00 am

Join IABC or reinstate your membership during October and we’ll give you 10% off international dues AND waive the US $40 application fee. You’ll also be entered to win one of two US $500 Amazon gift cards, exclusively for new and reinstating members.  Why should you join IABC? Check out the many reasons here.

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November 2016

Facebook Ads with Five Mill’s Susan Wenograd

November 8, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bridgeport BrewPub’s Heritage Room,
1313 NW Marshall Street
Portland, OR 97209 United States
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This session will cover everything you've always wanted to know in order to get better at Facebook ads. How big should an ad set be? How can you leverage warm audiences? Do the different creative types matter? Learn how to use the powerful tools Facebook provides to find the audience you want, and deliver the message they'll love. Date: 08 Nov 2016 Time: 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. (Presentation starts at 5:30 pm.) Location: BridgePort BrewPub, 1313 NW Marshall Street…

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A Communicator’s Guide to Senior Management

November 16, 2016 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
University Club of Portland,
1225 SW Sixth Avenue
Portland, 97204 United States
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Secrets of Success from the C-Suite Join us at our next IABC lunch to hear Wells Fargo Oregon Regional President Tracy Curtis share her insights on strategies that can help corporate communicators succeed with upper management. Tracy will draw from her 28-year career at the multi-national financial services company where she began as a teller and worked her way up to the c-suite. She’ll discuss: Using your communication skills to win the respect of senior management The most important elements to…

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December 2016

December 2016 – SEMpdx Holiday Networking Party

December 6, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Spirit of 77,
500 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Portland, OR 97232 United States
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SEMpdx Joins Forces with Local Organizations for a Holiday Party! Join SEMpdx and our local partners IABC, pdxMindShare, Mac’s List, OEN, and AMA after work on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 to celebrate the holiday season by eating, drinking, and partaking in good conversation. Light appetizers will be provided. There will be a no-host bar.

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February 2017

Leverage Video to Rev Up Your Marketing in 2017 | February 23

February 23 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
University Club of Portland,
1225 SW Sixth Avenue
Portland, 97204 United States
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Kent Lewis shares strategies and tactics that get results at our February IABC lunch event. Digital video had a big year in 2016, with significant increases in advertising spend, new features (Instagram Stories, Facebook Live) and new products (360 video, drones) taking hold. Compound that with the fact that YouTube is the second largest search engine that converts customers more effectively than any other social platform, according to research. As such, it is imperative for marketers and brands to create compelling…

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April 2017

Time for Communicators to Deviate from the Status Quo | April 12

April 12 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
University Club of Portland,
1225 SW Sixth Avenue
Portland, 97204 United States
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Are communicators navigating the upheaval in today’s world with a sense of a urgency and purpose? The velocity of change in today’s world can be unnerving. Cars that drive themselves. Bursts of 140-character missives that impact the Presidential election. A startup trying to invent the perfect no-meat hamburger, thanks to $182M in venture capital (not a typo). As Dennis Hopper once said: “It’s nutty out there.” As communicators, we feel the change. Employees expect, no make that demand, transparency in communications.…

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