#FBWDC “Freelancing in DC” Fireside Chat + Happy Hour

One Metro Center 700 12th Street Northwest, Washington, DC

Celebrate the local freelance community in the DMV with our final event for Freelance Business Week DC 2022! About this event Join for our "Freelancing in DC" fireside chat featuring local freelancers. They'll share what it's like to be a freelancer in the DMV, including lessons learned, business best practices and new ideas for growing […]


Register Now for the IABC World Conference 2022!

Mark your calendars to join us again next year as we gather again in-person 26-29 June 2022 in New York City, NY for the IABC World Conference 2022! This event will be one for the books as IABC hosts its first in-person conference in more than 2 years. Be a part of the action in […]

Virtual Debate: Should CEOs Speak Out on Social Issues?

According to the 2022 Edelman Trust Barometer, when considering a job, 60% of employees want their CEO to speak out on controversial issues they care about. Should CEOs use their business leadership position to take a stand by speaking out on important social issues? Join Trend Watch Committee Members Katie Macaulay and Stephen Forshaw for […]

Flip the Script

Being a communicator can be very rewarding but, like all professions, it also comes with unique challenges. You’re charged with delivering the right message in the right way to the right audience(s) at the right time. As a communicator, you play a very important role; one that is not for the faint of heart. You’ve […]

The War for Attention

Join IABC Dallas and Axios co-founder and CEO Jim VandeHei for a sharp discussion on the emerging trends and reader behaviors impacting modern communication. Axios will share the tools and strategies to win the war for attention — externally in news and internally with employees — and explain the Smart Brevity® communication methodology that helps […]

Communication Trends Update: Don’t React. Prepare.

As communication professionals, how do we keep track of global changes and new developments that will challenge individuals and organizations for years to come? The IABC Trend Watch Committee is evaluating the latest trends and sharing views on how they impact communicators. Joe Bobbey, committee member and Greater Cincinnati chapter board member, will provide a […]

IABC World Conference in NYC

This year's World Conference is designed for you, today's communication professionals, to connect with peers from around the globe, hear from industry experts during exceptional sessions, and leave this powerful event with knowledge that elevates your career and your organization. Mark your calendars to join us again in-person 26-29 June 2022 in New York City […]

Overcoming Toxic Culture: Everyday Practices That Make a Big Difference

Kerry O’Grady is the faculty director for the Master's in Public Relations and Corporate Communications program at Georgetown's School of Continuing Studies. She's also an Associate Professor of the Practice. Prior to coming to Georgetown, she spent eight years at NYU's School of Professional Studies, teaching in its M.S. in Public Relations and Corporate Communication […]