We offer a range of events to help our members and the greater community grow their knowledge, develop skills and build connections through professional development and networking events. Whether you are starting your career or working with C-Suite there are events to help power your communications career.

Members get a special rate to all events and only members can attend Special Interest Groups (SIGs). SIGs are small events with a focused topic where attendees can share experiences, ask questions and work on solutions together. 

Stay tuned for more events coming soon! 

Maneuvering Your Career as a Young Communicator SIG: PART TWO

Are you starting out your communications career? Are you facing difficulties like finding job opportunities, feeling your skillsets are underutilized, or making the transition into a new role? Join us for our second IABC Ottawa Special Interest Group (SIG) on Maneuvering Your Career as a Young Communicator! Time: Wednesday, May 23rd from 6-7:30pm Location: BLACK…


How to increase the value of communications with public consultations

Join us to learn about building trust through public consultations on May 22 The 2018 Edelman Trust Barometer reveals that people continue to distrust the media, government and organizations. As strategic communicators, we play a key role in shifting the pendulum from distrust to trust. Over the last year, Ottawa has seen an increase in…


Measuring What Matters: Communications Evaluation Special Interest Group

What are the major trends in communications measurement and social media evaluation? How will these trends shape the development of the communications field moving forward? Join us on May 2nd for this IABC member-only event on communications measurement and evaluation. This Special Interest Group (SIG) will provide participants with the opportunity to discuss current challenges…