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The Public Affairs Council is the leading nonpartisan, nonpolitical association for public affairs professionals worldwide.

Signature Events & Programs

Join world-class faculty and senior-level public affairs professionals to discuss emerging political, economic and social issues. We’re sold out but you can still get on the wait list.

Learn best practices in grassroots, communications and engagement strategy from the profession’s top experts. February 5-8, 2018 in Orlando, Fla.

Showcase the success of your advocacy programs. Submit your nomination.

News & Research

We’re excited to announce our 2017-18 Council Chair Marc Scarduffa, and our Volunteer of the Year, Brandy Stacks. Congratulations to them both!


What’s the relationship between a company’s reputation and its success in public affairs? The Council’s Doug Pinkham breaks down the latest Pulse survey findings.


Why some candidates are taking advantage of political fads like ‘transparency’ for personal gain.


What Your Peers Gain from Council Membership


Brenda Mainwaring
Union Pacific Railroad

“I rely on PAC and its top-notch staff to keep my Public Affairs team on top of developing issues.”


Donna K. Rhudy
Toyota Motor North America

“The Public Affairs Council is world class and a leader in the development of successful public affairs professionals.”

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Ellie Nieves
The Guardian Life Insurance Company

“The Public Affairs Council is an outstanding organization that has provided The Guardian Life Insurance Company with invaluable resources.”

Contact Us

U.S. office:
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Public Affairs Council
2121 K St. N.W., Suite 900
Washington, DC 20037
(+1) 202.787.5950

European office:
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Public Affairs Council
Square Ambiorix 10
1000 Brussels