June 13, 2017 | W Washington DC

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Previous Conference: 2016 Agenda | 2016 Sponsorship Opportunities

*Early-bird rates end May 11*

2017 may be one of the most important years for public affairs and advocacy professionals. Are you prepared to use the most innovative digital tools and tactics?

This Summit brings together leading experts in digital communications and online grassroots advocacy for a day-long event centered around sharing best practices and case studies, networking with industry leaders and tactical skill building.

Join us for this once-a-year opportunity to connect with over 125 communications, advocacy and public affairs professionals from the corporate, association and nonprofit sectors who have successfully leveraged the latest trends into effective strategies and campaigns.

This program is eligible for 3 credits toward the Certificate in PAC and Grassroots Management.

As a CAE Approved Provider educational program related to the CAE exam content outline, this program may be applied for 7 credits toward your CAE application or renewal professional development requirements.

Previous summits included attendees from: 
American Dental Association
American Farm Bureau Federation
American Heart Association
Atlantic Health System
American Medical Association
Children’s Hospital Association
U.S. Travel Association

Eastman Chemical Company
eBay, Inc.
Fleishman Hillard Inc.
Manulife Financial
Marriott International
National Association of Manufacturers
Raytheon Company
Southern Company
The Home Depot

Hear from past participants: 

“2016 was the first time attending the conference and I found it to be really helpful. It gave me the tools to understand the value and power of digital advocacy, understanding better when my digital team talks to me about their digital media plans.”

-Belén Mendoza, AARP

“I thought this was a great conference. I feel like my social media efforts and strategies as a result of attending this conference are going to vastly improve”

– Laura Wotruba, Michigan Health and Hospital Association


 “As expected, excellently run conference with top-notch

– Anna Wagner, Eastman Chemical Company