There’s a policy threat on the horizon, and in order to protect your mission and bottom line, you need to ensure your internal stakeholders are prepared and understand what’s at stake. Learn how to assess, communicate, and mitigate political risk through proven strategies and tools.
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New Date! Moved from January 14th to January 23
Organizations don’t speak the language of public affairs. They speak the language of business. We’ll help you manage political risk by providing:
- Key strategies for assessing policy, regulatory or public perception threats and creating management plans
- Tools and techniques for translating threats into business language
- Tips and tricks for demonstrating the importance of proactive public affairs to key internal stakeholders
Mary Karol Cline
Senior Policy Advisor
Ernst and Young
Erin Rath Moos
Sr. Director Reputation Management
Vice President, Public Affairs
This program is eligible for 2 Core credits towards the Certificate in Public Affairs Management as well as 2 elective credits towards the certificate in PAC and Grassroots Management.
2:00p.m. Assessing political risk
The policy arena is constantly changing, and identifying which potential threats may impact your bottom line is mission critical. Our experts will review:
- Types of political risk
- Forecasting models that will help you strategize
- An overview of the landscape in 2020
3:00p.m. Networking Break
3:15p.m. Creating an Action and Communication Plan
Now that you’ve identified potential political risk, how do you protect your mission and goals? This session will cover:
- How to create political risk management or reaction plans
- How to communicate political risk to internal and external stakeholders in language they will understand
- Examples of organizations that have done it right
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Public Affairs Council
2121 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037
*Participants joining the program virtually will receive an email one week beforehand with instructions for logging on to our web-based platform. On the platform, they will be able to listen and participate through any computer or internet-enabled device, see a video of the speakers, and ask questions and participate in the discussion via a chat box.
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- Members: $289
- Non-Members: $399
Additional discounts may apply to this meeting. These discounts may include:
For multiple registrants: A discount will apply to the standard member/non-member rate for organizations that register two or more participants for the same meeting. The first registrant will pay full price, the second participant will receive a 10% discount and each additional registrant will receive a 15% discount. To register multiple participants, you may either register online or download the print and fax registration form.
Member discounts: Discounts for members are applied to all Public Affairs Council meetings.
Non-members: Join the Council today, and save by registering at the member rate and using the $200 new-member coupon you will receive. Contact our membership team for information about joining the Council.
Questions? Contact us at 202.787.5950.