Pro Communicators Conference
Are you a communications, marketing or public relations professional? If so, this conference is for you. The Missouri Chamber is hosting this first-of-its-kind statewide conference to bring together practitioners across all industries. This interactive, multi-media focused event will give you tools you need to achieve peak performance and quantifiable results, all while making meaningful industry connections.
Crisis Communication Workshop
News travels fast — drawing immediate and sometimes global attention. Your stakeholders are watching how well and how quickly you respond. Be prepared to communicate quickly and effectively in a crisis, whether it is employee misconduct, a data breach or social media backlash. Standing Partnership will help you prepare in advance with this three hour workshop where you'll learn the elements of a crisis plan, analyze scenarios and run through a crisis drill.
On Thursday, May 19, we'll kick off the conference with this workshop!
Your chamber. Your community.
Join three of our Missouri Chamber Federation communication leaders from across the state for a frank conversation about best practices, lessons learned, new ideas and how to be the best voice for businesses in your community. If you work for a chamber of commerce, you won’t want to miss this breakout session!
The world is entering the largest creative revolution since the Internet went mainstream — and the pandemic only hit fast-forward. Modern marketers know the value of the front edges of technology, but separating the helpful from the hype can be a risky business. Joe Cox with The Pop Marketer will guide you on an eye-opening journey of three technology on-ramps into the oncoming Metaverse. He'll offer tips and examples of how you can prepare today for the future of communications and firmly answer the universally-popular question of, "What's next?"
What’s your story? Tips to get your news noticed
Long-time editor of the St. Louis Business Journal, Ellen Sherberg, will moderate a panel of Missouri’s top reporters on how communicators can get their press releases noticed and placed in news stories. The lines between paid, earned, owned and shared media are fluid. But building the right relationships with newsmakers is a critical part of the public relations game.
Campaigns that change lives
The Missouri Hospital Association (MHA) is one of Missouri’s most influential trade associations. They have taken the lead on critical, statewide public health initiatives, and their communication team has played an important role. Discover the ways they amplify the voice of their members through effective communications. Learn what tactics the MHA utilizes to put together successful, impactful communication campaigns that change lives.
The original influencers
Government relations professionals have been influencing public policy long before influencers appeared on your social media feeds. Join this experienced panel of government and community affairs experts as they help break down how to foster positive economic development opportunities for Missouri employers.