Global Stakeholder Management – Speakers …

13 Jun, 2014

>>Back to Overview Global Stakeholder Management July 16, 2014 – Washington D.C.  Speakers    Chris Hayes Executive Vice President, International Affairs Edelman Chris has more than 20 years of experience in communications, foreign policy, politics and marketing. He helps companies develop strategies to enter and understand new foreign markets,...

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Webinar: Strategic Planning for U.S. Public Affairs: Moving Forward with Intention

23 Apr, 2014

Find out how to implement a strategic planning process for your public affairs initiatives that provides both the insight into what creates the greatest bottom-line impact and the road map to get you there.

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CSR Executive Forum: Employee Engagement as a Vital Component of Your CSR Strategy

21 Nov, 2013

Please join the Public Affairs Council and ARAMARK for an interactive discussion on the vital role employee engagement plays in building a successful and integrated corporate social responsibility program.

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Managing the World

09 Oct, 2013

Managing public affairs on a global level can be overwhelming. Gain tips and insights from experts and practitioners in the field on how to effectively manage and expand your organization’s international public affairs activities.

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Association Micro-Network: Prioritizing Public Affairs in Your Association’s Communications Strategy

27 Jun, 2013

This complimentary event is hosted by the Council's Association Micro-Network, a free network open exclusively to members of the Council who are employed by trade, business or professional associations.

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Global Stakeholder Management

22 May, 2013

Join us for this in-depth, half-day event with experts and senior-level corporate practitioners to master when, where and how to engage your stakeholders, ways stakeholder groups shape perception on local and global issues, and strategies for building mutually beneficial long-term strategic partnerships.

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Northeast Know-How: A State Government Relations Workshop

28 Mar, 2013

Are you a public affairs professional working in the Northeast? Join policymakers and government affairs professionals to discuss key political and policy issues facing organizations in the region.

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Planning and Managing Issue Advocacy Campaigns

22 Mar, 2013

Join us to learn how your organization can elevate its public policy positions through strategic, thoughtful campaigns, helping you succeed at the local, state or federal levels. Learn from industry leaders on how to craft a strategic plan to promote your issues, implement campaign goals and manage your overall...

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Under Pressure: Communicating in a Crisis

22 Mar, 2013

At some point, your company will face a crisis. You can (and should) plan for that day; however, even the best laid plans can unravel without a solid communications strategy to back them up. Who speaks on your company’s behalf? How do you build a message and deliver it...

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Public Affairs in Latin America

13 Mar, 2013

Effective public affairs in Latin America can be the key to success for organizations looking to catch the new wave of economic opportunities in the region’s leading markets of Mexico, Brazil, and Colombia. With improved political stability, a burgeoning middle-class, significant FDI growth, and new trade agreements, Latin America...

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Smashing Silos: Best Practices for Integrating PAC and Grassroots Programs

15 Feb, 2013

PAC donors and grassroots advocates have limited bandwidth for receiving and acting on the requests you send. When you capture their attention, are you taking full advantage of it?

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PAC and Grassroots Legal Guidance

15 Feb, 2013

Are your government affairs programs compliant? In this grassroots- and PAC-focused compliance session, Ken Gross, one of the country’s leading political law experts, will help you answer that question. In conjunction with our July 23 Smashing Silos: Best Practices for Coordinating PAC and Grassroots Strategies program, Ken will focus...

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Storytelling for Advocacy

25 Jan, 2013

While phone calls and emails can demonstrate the sheer number of concerned citizens, a truly personal story is what’s remembered and recounted on the House floor. But storytelling can be challenging — especially when your audience’s time is limited. This workshop will approach storytelling from a new perspective and...

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Best Practices for Integrating CSR and Public Affairs

25 Jan, 2013

Times are changing for public affairs and CSR professionals. Where strong dividing walls once siloed corporate social responsibility and sustainability efforts, savvy companies are now learning that integration, rather than separation, is the key to greater success for the business and the communities it serves. This program is eligible...

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Planning Impactful Fly-Ins

24 Jan, 2013

Whether you call it a fly-in, advocacy or hill day or legislative conference, your event — if leveraged effectively — can be eye-opening to your advocates. It shows them the impact of their work and also helps develop lasting relationships with their legislators. So just how do top organizations...

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Climbing the Hill: How to Accelerate Your Federal Government Relations Strategy

22 Jan, 2013

What does it take to get Capitol Hill to call you? This new full-day workshop provides the path to getting on legislators’ speed dial. We’ll take an in-depth look at ways to enhance your federal lobbying and incorporate invaluable grassroots tools in your strategy, making you a sought-after industry...

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Making the Case: How to Prove That Investing in Public Affairs Matters

18 Jan, 2013

Are you looking for buy-in from internal stakeholders for your public affairs programs? Join leading practitioners at this seminar to learn how to best showcase your public affairs function within the organization.

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PAC Compliance: A Legal Overview with Ken Gross

18 Jan, 2013

Ken Gross will lead this conversation about the top rules you need to keep your PAC compliant. Learn about who you can solicit, how you can ask for PAC support and pose your top legal questions to the campaign finance expert.

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Effective Coalitions and Alliances

16 Jan, 2013

Join us for a two-hour workshop, led by experts looking to answer the eternal question of what makes for successful alliances and what lessons can be learned from coalitions that have collapsed. Eligible for 2 elective credits toward the Certificate in Public Affairs Management.

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Fall Board Meeting

16 Jan, 2013

Exclusive to Public Affairs Council board members, this two-day program features top-notch experts who address current and emerging topics in public affairs.

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Public Affairs Goes Global: How to Create and Manage a Globalized Public Affairs Function

15 Jan, 2013

Today, organizations big and small increasingly must manage issues and stakeholders on a global level. Whether your organization already has an international presence or is looking to expand overseas, you need to have the structures, processes and people in place to effectively manage public affairs in your international markets.

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Webinar: Methods for Tracking Lobbying Activities

14 Jan, 2013

Organizations must account for lobbying activities in every department. Learn how to thoroughly and successfully track them.

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Webinar: From Zero to Grassroots: 10 Key Considerations for Building a Grassroots Program From Scratch

14 Jan, 2013

Learn strategies and key steps for building a successful grassroots program.

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Webinar: Legal Guidance for Social Media

11 Jan, 2013

Political involvement regulations don’t apply just to traditional communications. Public affairs efforts must also follow rules on social media.

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Webinar: Public Affairs in Canada

11 Jan, 2013

Gain insights into effective strategies and tactics for conducting public affairs in Canada, the U.S.’s largest trading partner.

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Webinar: Using Your Grassroots Advocates to Expand Your PAC

11 Jan, 2013

Learn how to capture the excitement of your grassroots base to enhance your PAC fundraising and participation.

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Webinar: Communicating Corporate Responsibility: Tell Your Own Story (Finally)

11 Jan, 2013

Learn how telling your corporate responsibility story is a great opportunity to define yourself through proactive communication.

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Webinar: Compliance at the State Level

11 Jan, 2013

Stay current on lobbying laws in the states.

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Crisis Management Workshop

11 Jan, 2013

When faced with a crisis, your ability to keep stakeholders engaged and your organization’s reputation in tact requires having a solid crisis management plan.

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Issues Management Demystified

10 Jan, 2013

Whether you’re starting from scratch or looking for strategies to make your current systems more effective, join us to learn how to establish an infrastructure that allows you to be proactive, set clear issue priorities and be ready to address unexpected problems. This program is eligible for 2 core...

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Webinar: LOL: Become a Better Social Media Writer

10 Jan, 2013

Be concise. Be witty. Be transparent. Above all, make your mark: Gain strategies for effectively communicating your policy message via social media.

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Webinar: Opening Doors: How Key Contacts Build Relationships

10 Jan, 2013

Gain strategies for identifying, training and deploying your key contacts.

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State Government Relations Workshop in the Midwest

08 Jan, 2013

Join us in Chicago to hear top political and government relations experts discuss key issues facing policymakers and policy shapers in the region. We will cover regional advocacy strategies, political and legislative changes and how to ensure your organization is in compliance. Now more than ever it is crucial...

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Intensive Workshop: Digital Advertising for Public Affairs

08 Jan, 2013

Join us for this full-day intensive workshop geared toward advocacy and communications professionals who want to improve their knowledge of numerous platforms and build upon their techniques. This program is eligible for 3 credits toward the Certificate in PAC & Grassroots Management.

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How Strategic Communications Drives Public Affairs

03 Jan, 2013

In this two-hour program, we will examine the important role communications plays in your public affairs strategy and how to create an integrated and comprehensive public affairs plan. We will discuss how organizations structure their internal teams to streamline communications as they launch their advocacy campaigns.

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PAC Fundraising That Works

20 Dec, 2012

Looking for a jolt of energy to boost your PAC fundraising? In this half-day workshop, join other experienced PAC practitioners for new ideas and strategies to help you attract new donors and keep the ones you have happy and making ever-increasing contributions.

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Lobbying Management Workshop: Best Practices for Leading Your Team to Legislative Success

17 Dec, 2012

Managing government relations makes you an asset to your organization and your industry, but there are daily challenges to implementing successful lobbying strategies at the federal, state and local levels. This workshop is designed to help you overcome those hurdles and create a best-in-class government relations operation.

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Regulatory Advocacy

17 Dec, 2012

Now more than ever, regulatory experts are needed to represent their organization’s interests in an ever-changing policy climate. Ensure you are prepared to represent your company effectively when regulatory debates intersect with your key issues and business. This program is eligible for 3 elective credits toward the Certificate in...

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Write to Change the World: How to Manage Your Political Message

17 Dec, 2012

Through the analysis of political case studies (including excerpts from Presidents Obama, Bush and others), group discussion, and hands-on practice, you will be guided through the ins and outs of successfully managing your political message in traditional and social media as well as other outlets.

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State and Local Government Relations Conference

17 Dec, 2012

Join us for our annual State and Local Government Relations Conference to explore the latest trends in state and local and to network with — and learn from — your peers.

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Political Compliance Management: Part of the Political Strategy Forum

17 Dec, 2012

Join leading election law expert Ken Gross for a full-day overview of the top legal and compliance issues facing your public affairs programs. In this seminar, hear about all of the rules that apply to PACs, corporate political contributions, gift rules and ethics, pay-to-play and lobbying at the state...

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Managing Your Grassroots Strategy: Part of the Political Strategy Forum

17 Dec, 2012

At this session, we’ll delve into key grassroots advocacy planning and management topics to help you build a comprehensive and sound foundation for running a successful advocacy program. Speakers will delve into both annual planning as well as how to achieve long-term growth in your program. They’ll discuss goals...

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Effective PAC Management: Part of the Political Strategy Forum

17 Dec, 2012

Join us to learn the critical components to a successful PAC plan going into 2018 and beyond, including an in-depth discussion which strategic elements can take your PAC to the next level. We'll focus on how to build a structure that is not only doable but sustainable. This program...

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Association PAC Strategies and Solutions

17 Dec, 2012

In this interactive session, you'll hear top strategies to navigate the waters in your association. We'll focus on top ways to make the PAC stand out amid all of the many things going on in your association.

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National PAC Conference

14 Dec, 2012

As the country's leading program designed specifically around the needs of PAC professionals, the National PAC Conference builds on its reputation of combining essential skills training with cutting-edge topics that address new objectives and strategies to deal with today's challenges.

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