Events

IABC Ottawa presents: Social Marketing Workshop for the Public and Not-for-Profit Sectors

IABC Ottawa presents: Social Marketing Workshop for the Public and Not-for-Profit Sectors Thursday, March 4, 2010 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Hampton Inn and Conference Center – 100 Coventry Road Messages from social marketing programs can affect audiences in unique and profound ways. Putting together a successful plan can feel haphazard, but it doesn’t have to… [Read more]

Annual IABC Ottawa New Year’s Cocktail Social

Networking in the New Year – January 20th, 2010 Join us for a festive celebration of food, fun and….a few surprises! Mingle with a welcoming crowd of friends and colleagues or sit down with an industry-leading communications professional to strengthen your knowledge base for 2010. Enjoy a delicious cocktail-style menu at the beautiful Courtyard Restaurant… [Read more]

Communications Strategy Lab Workshop

Communications Strategy Lab Workshop Tuesday, January 19th 2010 Sheraton Ottawa 150 Albert Street 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Bridge the gap between theory and practice in strategic communications planning with this highly interactive Workshop that will equip you with practical tools, best practices and templates that can be immediately applied to your day-to-day work. The… [Read more]

Maple Leaf: The Power of Values-Driven Communications in Times of Crisis

Maple Leaf: The Power of Values-Driven Communications in Times of Crisis By Cynthia Parkanyi “The Crisis Plan doesn’t cover Day 3” August 2008 was the beginning of a long and difficult period at Maple Leaf Foods—with Listeriosis discovered in a growing number of their products and the source of the contamination still unknown, it was… [Read more]

9th Crisis Communications

9th Crisis Communications Mitigating the damaging effects of corporate crises through effective communications techniques. December 9th and 10th IABC Ottawa members receive a 10% discount! The Westin Ottawa, 11 Colonel By Drive For more information, http://www.federatedpress.com/pdf/9CC0912-E.pdf

Ottawa Inter-Association Holiday Party

HOLIDAY PARTY! Save the date —Tuesday, December 8th from 6-9pm— for an Ottawa Inter-Association Writers and Editors Holiday Party at the Heart and Crown pub at 67 Clarence Street in the Byward Market (visit www.irishvillage.ca for details on the venue, please go through to the back party room). Mingle with members from the Professional Writers… [Read more]

PWAC Writing Seminar

The Ottawa Chapter of the Professional Writers Association of Canada (PWAC) invites you to a seminar that will feature speakers on both Writing for the Government (Marion Soubliere) and Direct Response Copywriting (Glen Strathy). The event will be held on Saturday, November 21, 2009 from 1-3pm at the Ottawa Public Library Main Branch Auditorium, 120 Metcalfe, and… [Read more]

IABC Ottawa announces PWAC as a promotion partner!

IABC Ottawa announcesProfessional Writers Association of Canada as a promotion partner! IABC Ottawa members receive half price off regular rates at their events, and are welcomed to the following: The Ottawa Chapter of the Professional Writers Association of Canada (PWAC) invites you to a seminar that will feature speakers on both Writing for the Government (Marion… [Read more]

Annual EAC-NCR wine and cheese party

IABC Ottawa announces EAC (Editors Association of Canada – National Capital Region) as a promotion partner, and have cordially been invited to take part in the following event: Come, relax, and network with your fellow editors at the annual EAC–NCR wine and cheese party.

The Importance of Values Through Crisis Linda Smith, Maple Leaf Foods

Maple Leaf Demonstrates the Importance of Values During A Crisis For Maple Leaf Foods, 2008 was a year to recall. Maple Leaf products were linked to 22 deaths related to a listeriosis outbreak and the company needed more than a crisis plan during this major event. Linda Smith, a communications consultant to the company, will… [Read more]