PRWeek reconvenes PRDecoded in-person in Chicago with experts from in-house teams and their agency partners to highlight best practice and help delegates construct a playbook that is still being written — Purpose Evolved. And the third iteration of the Purpose Awards will celebrate the case studies, teams and individuals the PR industry can aspire to emulate.
Go here for the PRDecoded 2022 agenda.
Go behind the scenes of PRWeek’s conference in Chicago.
An inspiring trip to Chicago for PRWeek’s big annual conference showed business is committed to keeping purpose top of mind despite a challenging economy and detractors attacking “woke capitalism.”
Panels showcased discussions on growing heritage brands and strengthening alliances between PR and HR.
Comms leaders from Walgreens Boots Alliance, McDonald’s and Cars on evolving purpose in a challenged economy
The execs discussed staying the course on purpose in troubling times and the brands’ Chicago connections.
Communicators from the Peace Corps, Ford Motor Company and Boston University spoke on the topic at PRDecoded.
Speakers revealed their increased commitment to internal comms during the pandemic, the call to respond to current events, as well as growing interconnectedness between comms and other departments.
The NFL veteran opined on his career and how corporate workers can still be themselves.
Executives from Ionis, AbbVie and the PR Council shared personal experiences navigating DE&I workplace issues.
Sustainability and climate justice stand at the forefront of a conversation led by General Motors, the Solar Energy Industries Association and Genesys.
The company was founded in 1984 on the belief that a mission can drive an organization.
Experts from Allstate, Molson Coors and General Mills share their thoughts on returning to the office and emphasizing purpose throughout their brands.
Panels on inclusivity, purpose and how brands drive culture featured on day one of PRDecoded.
Panelists at PRDecoded discussed misinformation, building trust and crisis comms.
UPS’ marketing and comms leaders shared the origin of the company’s latest purpose statement and how a truly integrated approach with authentic purpose pays business dividends at PRDecoded’s opening keynote event.
The fifth edition of PRWeek and Boston University's Communications Bellwether Survey shows the PR profession is being asked to deliver on ever-increasing expectations during unprecedented times.