Public Relations Society or America Northeast District

Call for Speakers

The application for speakers is now closed. Thank you for your interest in becoming a speaker at our 2019 conference. 


Are you a dynamic presenter with something important to share with an audience of public relations and communication professionals?

Speaker Opportunities

The theme of the 2019 conference is The Future is Now – Skills for 2019 and Beyond. Most communication professionals now manage a broad range of tasks, including marketing, social media, public relations and advertising. With the communications industry rapidly evolving and the technology and tactics changing just as fast, what are the available tools essential for communicators to do our jobs now and in the coming years?

Our one-day conference will tackle emerging trends and the vital resources practitioners can incorporate to be successful. We’ll share valuable insights for strategic planning and provide the many tools communicators will sure to be adding to their communications toolbox.

We invite proposals for 45-minute individual presentations, short workshops or panel presentations. 

Our Audience

We are looking forward to hosting about 200 communicators in Providence, R.I., for a power-packed day of innovation, collaboration, networking and learning. Participants will represent emerging companies, higher education, nonprofits, cause-driven organizations and consumer brands. They’ll range from executive-ranked officers to mid-level managers to early careerists, and will come from agencies and organizations of all sizes. 

Submission Deadlines & Details

Application Closed!

Complete the online call for speakers submission form by Friday, March 8. Selected speakers will be contacted in early April if their topic is selected.