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March 30, 2017 | Four Seasons Hotel Sydney

2017-03-30 9:30:00 2017-03-30 16:30:00 Australia/Sydney Mumbrella CommsCon Awards Australia's biggest PR and communications awards Four Seasons Hotel Sydney Tim Burrows tim@mumbrella.com
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Australia’s premier event for public relations, social media and communications professionals

Mumbrella’s CommsCon hit record numbers in its fifth year, with ​well ​over 400 people attending the much-anticipated PR and communications conference. CommsCon helps industry professionals navigate the ever-changing landscape – from crisis communications to influencer marketing. It is more imperative than ever to better understand the wider media and marketing landscape and the challenges the PR industry is facing within that. It is the must​-​attend event for public relations, social media and communications professionals, plus anyone experimenting in owned and earned channels.

Featuring

Faris Yakob

Founder & Principal, Genius Steals

Emad Tahtouh

Director of Applied Technology, FINCH

International Keynote – Paid Attention: Getting Attention in a Cluttered World

Kat Thomas

Founder & Global Executive Creative Director, One Green Bean

Sheba Nandkeolyar

Co-Founder & CEO, MultiConnexions

10 Years of One Green Bean: A Decade of Learnings, Laughs and Avoiding Requests to ‘PR Our Ad’

Program

8:00am
Registration and arrival tea and coffee
8:50am
Welcome Address – Miranda Ward, Mumbrella
9:00am
International Keynote – Paid Attention: Getting Attention in a Cluttered World
10:00am
Morning Tea
10:30am
STREAM ONE
Technology is The New Black
STREAM TWO
Inside The Vault: How Banks Supercharged Their Internal Comms
STREAM THREE
What The AANA Guidelines Mean for Influencers: How Not to Get Offside
11:20am
STREAM ONE
911: Do I Call The Lawyers in or The Crisis Comms Team?
STREAM TWO
What Can The PR Industry Learn from Kung Fu Panda?
STREAM THREE
After The Creative is Done: The Importance of Community Management
12:10pm
STREAM ONE
Hashtag, Smashtag: The Power of Social Media is All in The Snaps!
STREAM TWO
How to Communicate CSR to Resonate Not Alienate
STREAM THREE
Create Great Work Not War
12:55pm
Lunch
1:45pm
STREAM ONE
Staying Ahead: What PRs Can Learn from Behavioural Advertising
STREAM TWO
Influencers to The Rescue: Mobilising Influencers to Save Your Brand
STREAM THREE
Breaking News: What Does it Mean for Communicators?
2:35pm
STREAM ONE
The Year Ahead for Influencer Marketing: Boom or Bust?
STREAM TWO
Speaking to ‘New Audiences’: Personalising Messages for Multicultural Australia
STREAM THREE
How Long is a Piece of String: The Measurement Question
3:25pm
STREAM ONE
How to Kill or Pass a Bill: The Battle of The Lobbyist
STREAM TWO
Turning Work up to Eleven: The Art of Making Culture, Not Just PR Noise
STREAM THREE
How a Career in Communications Can Get You a Management Role
4:10pm
Afternoon Tea
4:30pm
10 Years of One Green Bean: A Decade of Learnings, Laughs and Avoiding Requests to ‘PR Our Ad’
5:20pm
Close & networking drinks reception

Sponsorship

Mumbrella’s CommsCon brings together the best in the PR and communications community. Get your branding in front of key decision makers across the industry, including communications managers, PR and content marketing agencies and social media influencers. Raise your brand awareness to a highly targeted audience and speak with us about creating a bespoke sponsorship that fulfils your marketing objectives.

Sponsorship Enquiries

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Supporters

CommsCon is a must for any Australian communications and PR professional. The wide range of engaging presentations and panel discussions gave me invaluable insight to bring back to my team, and I left feeling excited about the future of our amazing industry.
Devon LaSalle, WorldSkills Australia

CommsCon is a great sense-check in our ever changing world of PR and comms. A fantastic opportunity to see how the industry is faring and where we are heading.
Kristoff Clark, Zing PR

Commscon offers you an insight into what's happening in the broader world of comms - we spend our days working in teams and reading industry news and thinking we're across everything until we sit in a room and hear from people outside our circle!
Clare Szydlik, Nickelodeon

Australia's premium conference for PR and Communications professionals. The team never ceases to amaze with the quality of speakers and debate.
Toby Hemming, Bold Media

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FOR CONTENT ENQUIRIES

Contact the conference curator,
Miranda Ward.

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FOR SPONSORSHIP ENQUIRIES

Contact the sales director,
Victoria Seymour.

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FOR EVENT ENQUIRIES

Contact the events manager,
Liz Baldwin.

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