Upcoming Webcasts

Preparing Your Communications Team to Take on Today’s Unpredictable Internet

Monday, February 22nd, 2021, 2–3 p.m. EST

Join us to learn how modern comms teams are using social intelligence to know what’s coming day-to-day and make strategic decisions that mitigate risk and keep comms in control of the brand's story.

PRWeek Convene: Trust in Technology

Thursday, February 25th, 2021, 12–2 p.m. EST

Much as it does in your personal life, technology plays a huge, consistent, and irreplaceable role in your job as a communicator. And while comms benefits greatly, there are still many uncertainties. Data is in seemingly endless supply, but can you identify the most relevant intelligence? And know what to do with it if you can?

This PRWeek virtual event will drill deep into the many ways technology and communications intersect – from the capabilities tech brings to the discipline to the developing reputational challenges some in the tech industry face. Register here.

Reshaping the future… in an ever-changing present

Tuesday, March 9th, 2021, 2 p.m. EST

As the second-largest pharmacy chain in the U.S. and a major player in the health, wellness and retail, Walgreens felt the impact of COVID-19 profoundly. Similarly, as a leading medical device company, Medtronic’s mission to alleviate pain, restore health and extend life was tested like never before by COVID-19. Register here.

On Demand Webcasts

PRWeek Convene: A Time to Transition

Wednesday, January 27th, 2021

A year of unprecedented uncertainty. That’s how 2020 will be remembered. And much of that can be attributed to goings-on in our nation’s capital, as well as state and local governments.

This PRWeek virtual event focuses on the myriad new responsibilities, opportunities and challenges PR pros face in 2021 and beyond. The trio of sessions will provide education, tools and practical inspiration to help communicators do their jobs effectively in 2021.

COVID-19 Communication Tremors: A Planning Roadmap

Tuesday, January 26th, 2021

COVID-19 remains the dominant health news story, and its effect on public health, government and commerce continues to spread. What’s ahead for health communicators? What are the trend-setting priorities? Hear from three communicators from innovative health companies as they discuss the top five trends for 2021.

A Roadmap for Brands: Staying Prepared and Flexible in an Uncertain 2021

Wednesday, January 20th, 2021

From a pandemic that nobody saw coming to a historic election and more, 2020 was a year full of dynamic change. Now, with vaccines and the possibility of a growth economy on the horizon, brands must prepare for a 2021 that is uncertain yet potentially full of opportunity. PR, communications and marketing professionals will have to come into next year with a plan, but also remain agile to succeed. Join Critical Mention and two communications experts who have worked with some of the biggest brands in the world to discuss what lies ahead this year.

Blockchain in corporate communications: A new avenue to transparency and trust

Tuesday, December 15th

On this webcast, presented by Verizon, we will discuss how innovative technology can help brands improve the transparency of communications to their audiences and stakeholders through blockchain. While it is often associated with cryptocurrency, blockchain’s power can also help PR pros formulate specific strategies to deliver to their audiences increased transparency in news releases. Register here.

Racial Equity Summit 2020

Thursday, December 10th

PRWeek’s Racial Equity Virtual Summit will shed light on these topics and discuss how brands should respond in an authentic manner, the danger of opportunistic behavior and the toll this continued injustice places on BIPOC employees in their work and personal lives.

Connecting comms to the bottom line

In this special virtual event, presented by Cision and PRWeek, industry leaders will share invaluable counsel that will both educate you on how to make this important case to the corner office — and instill in you the confidence to do so.

PRWeek Convene — Prognosis: Healthcare

In highlighting the innovative philosophies, comms strategies and tactics of this industry’s leaders, this PRWeek virtual event will provide education and insight to PR and marcomms professionals in all sectors.

Election Insights for Today's Communicator

This webcast, presented by Peppercomm and featuring top industry leaders, provides that guidance and inspiration. And it does so with proprietary insights gleaned from both the 2016 and 2020 election cycles.

The evolution of PR measurement: The numbers and beyond

In today’s current environment of unprecedented uncertainty, brands are facing more pressure and challenges than, perhaps, ever before. In turn, communicators are having to continually adjust their priorities and practices – not only in the matters they focus upon, but on the “how” and “what” of their reporting to various stakeholders.

The Anti-Debate: How the PR/Marketing Partnership Should Evolve in 2021

In the spirit of election season, we’re holding PRWeek’s first-ever anti-debate. In this exclusive discussion, PR and marketing leaders will come to the virtual stage to discuss how each can learn from one another and improve in the following areas:

Embracing data and analytics

Creating concise, compelling messaging

Building meaningful, actionable dashboards

Proving value and ROI to the C-suite.

PRWeek Convene — Talking Shop: the future of retail

This PRWeek virtual event explores what retail brands must do to renew confidence among consumers and ensure the long-term prosperity of a $3.8 trillion sector that supports 1 in 4 American jobs and remains the backbone of the economy.

Diversity, equity and inclusion: From talk to transformation

This webcast, presented by FleishmanHillard, will not only highlight the issues with such thinking, it will underscore the communicator’s unique position and ability to be a catalyst for real change. And this transformation can occur not only within the PR industry, but in all the businesses PR pros counsel. Register now! Click here to register.

Inside Voices: Purpose-Driven Employee Engagement as a Catalyst for Change

We’re living in a time of unprecedented change – some of it devastating, some of it long overdue. The impacts of the global pandemic and our current reckoning with systemic racism will be felt for decades. People have united to demand justice, safety, dignity, economic security, and a complete re-imagining of the institutions and practices that shape our lives. This WE-hosted discussion will help inform and inspire marketing and communication leaders on how to re-imagine employee engagement by building and connecting to a more powerful sense of purpose within their organizations. Click here to register.

The Six Stages of Leadership During an Unprecedented Crisis

Disruption comes with the territory when you’re in business. Smart organizations and their executives understand the importance of crisis preparedness and have plans ready when the situation arises. In this webcast, sponsored by Allison+Partners, industry leaders help redefine what it means to support a brand or client – today and in the near future. Counsel will be provided on the best ways to maintain business continuity – a necessary focus – during this period. Click here to register.

PR Pros and the Media in the Era of Rapid Change

The fracturing of media. The ever-increasing quantity of news and content. Both were already taking place before the COVID-19 outbreak. The same can be said of the significant changes PR and communications are undergoing. And in all cases, the pandemic and other major societal touchstones have turbo-charged this evolution.

"What's next?" is a question atop every communicator's mind right now, in particular when it comes to the media-PR relationship. Rightfully so. Another key query: "What do I do next?" Click here to register.

Beyond the Buzzword: Building Lasting Connections Today and Tomorrow

The move to digital-first was already underway before Covid-19. The global pandemic has accelerated the shift, widening the gap between those who are able to pivot their communications approach and those who aren’t. Those who walk the walk and those at odds with what their customers, employees, and stakeholders want and need.

In an increasingly crowded digital world, how can you build and maintain productive connections with the people who matter to your business? And in our new normal, do your audiences even want them? Click here to register.

Event questions?
Contact Adele Durham: adele.durham@prweek.com

Sponsorship questions?
Contact Craig Roth: craig.roth@haymarketmedia.com

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