PRWeek UK's Crisis Communications Conference announced for June

PRWeek UK's major, two-day conference offering advice and expert insight into crisis comms has been announced for 2015.

The Crisis Communications Conference, now in its 10th year, takes place on 17 and 18 June at Dexter House in London.

Speakers include:

* John Shield, director of comms, BBC

* Barney Wyld, group comms director, Network Rail

* Sam Lister, director of comms, Department of Health

* Tamson O’Brien, head of media and PR, Oxfam

* Tony Cervone, senior vice-president, global comms, General Motors

* Matthew Penney, global head of crisis management and protective intelligence programmes, Deutsche Bank Group

* Russell Brady, head of group public relations, The Co-operative Group

* James Helm, director of comms, Department for International Development

* Charles Carr, divisional comms director, Serco

* Paul Wheeler, director of corporate comms, Kellogg's

* Jonathan Levy, global business and comms director, Clipper Round the World Race

* Richard Warburton, director of media, Save the Children

* Markus Leutert, deputy director of group comms, Walgreens Boots Alliance

* Amanda Coleman, head of corporate comms, Greater Manchester Police

* Kate Hartley, chief operating officer, Polpeo

* Andrew Griffin, chief executive, Regester Larkin

Topics covered will range from airline disasters to corporate crises, from railway chaos to cyber hacking.

There will be a combination of panel debates and keynote speakers.

The event is sponsored by AIMediaComms, Lewis Silkin, Polpeo and Regester Larkin. The media partner is PR Newswire.

For more information and to book your ticket, visit the website here. You can also email or call 0208 267 4011.

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