Swansea Communications

Swansea Communications

November 18, 2014 11:30 ET

AB Communications Forum in Edmonton, March 9, 2015

INVERMERE, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Nov. 18, 2014) - The 2015 program line up and online registration for Swansea Communications' annual Alberta Communications Forum, to be held at the Chateau Lacombe Hotel in Edmonton, March 9-10, 2015, is now available.

Aimed at professional communicators across all industries, the Forum provides professional education and inspiration in a compact format at an affordable price point. The Forum allows communicators at all career levels to gain valuable insight and knowledge from their peers. Supported by the International Association of Business Communicators - Edmonton Chapter, Canadian Public Relations Society - Edmonton Chapter, and Marketwired, this is a must attend professional development event for Alberta's communications professionals.

Registration is now open with early bird pricing ending on February 4, 2015.

Topics and speakers include:

  1. Participation Nation: Reinventing Public Engagement in Edmonton (Jason Darrah, City of Edmonton)

  2. How to Get Media to Pay Attention! (Lorena Prakash, MAX Strategic Communications Ltd)

  3. Avoiding the Intranet Graveyard; 10 Tips to Liven Up Your Internal Comms with a Social Intranet (Doug Lacombe, Communicatto Inc.)

  4. Media and Social Media: Best Practices During a Wide-spread Natural Disaster (Fraser Logan, Department of National Defence)

  5. Thinking Like a Journalist: How to Nail Brand Journalism (Allison Cross, Story-Arc)

  6. Gaining a Competitive Advantage through Social Media (Cam Steed, Smashed Abacus)

BONUS Post-Forum Workshops (March 10, 2015):

  1. Fostering a Storytelling Culture: Techniques for Internal Engagement (Allison Cross, Story-Arc)

  2. Social Media Governance: Build an audit-proof plan (Jennifer DeCunha, Capital Power)

Swansea Communications is a dynamic marketing and communications firm with a myriad of experience and skills which combine to provide clients unparalleled service. Communication is at the root of who we are as a species; it is what sets us apart from all other creatures in this world and is the force that carries us from moment to moment.

Our goal is to offer a conference experience that will educate, inspire and enable professional communicators from various industries through an environment of professional networking to benefit both delegates and speakers alike.

Contact Information

  • Swansea Communications
    Andrea Tubbs
    Mobile 250.688.0189 or Toll-free 1.855.688.0189
    www.abcommsforum.ca