|The WPRF2014 will deconstruct, transform and lead communication|
The initial programme with the topics to be discussed
during the World Public Relations Forum 2014 is now available at www.worldprforum.com
Madrid, 15 January 2014.The World Public Relations Forum, organised by Dircom, in partnership with Global Alliance, from 21 - 23 September 2014 in Madrid, has posted the programme on its website, showing the main topics for discussion during plenary and parallel sessions, which revolve around the conference theme of “Communication with conscience”.
The Convention Centre, Palacio Municipal de Congresos, will host the 8th World Public Relations Forum which will debate the future of public relations and communications. The Forum, which promises to be the largest international gathering of communication professionals, will focus on 4 key topics:
|IPRA World Congress 2015 chooses XL Millennium|
XL Millennium Conference and Event Company has been appointed by the Public Relations Association (IPRA) to handle the logistic services and management of the 2015 IPRA World Conference which will be held in Johannesburg in 2015. “We are thrilled about winning the pitch for such a prestigious international conference with delegates expected to attend from over 80 countries. We were so surprised – it was the last thing we expected,” says Linda Benwell, MD, XL Millennium Conference and Event Management.
|Paywalls vs the digital tsunami|
In 2011 the New York Times retreated behind a paywall, requiring regular readers to subscribe if they want more than basic access. Rather than being the way of new media, it confirmed that the venerable old newspaper was thropwing its lot in with the dinosaurs, writes ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK.