IABC Ottawa: Building a Stronger Community (End of Season Event)

Celebrate IABC Ottawa’s 40th Anniversary and Communications Excellence at our End of Season Event! Wow, what an incredible season it’s been! We’ve partnered up with Shopify, got an exclusive peak at Canada’s 150th from Mayor Jim Watson and Guy Laflamme, celebrated winter holidays with Creative Mornings Ottawa and WCT, learned about employee engagement from an award-winning… [Read more]

May 26 – From the Inside Out – Engaging Employees To Deliver Your Strategy and Your Brand

One-day workshop for advisors, managers, and senior decision makers. Presented by: Priya Bates, ABC, MC @priyabates Priya Bates is an award-winning professional communicator with a passion for driving strong internal communications that lead to better business outcomes. As President and owner of Inner Strength Communication Inc., Priya builds strategic internal communication and transformational change plans… [Read more]

April 28 – Measuring Your Organization’s Digital Success

Oops..we sent out the wrong link. Are you looking to learn more about our May 26 event: Engaging Employees to Deliver Your Strategy and Brand? Please click HERE! ____________________________________ IABC Ottawa invites you to join the communications and marketing community of Ottawa for the most anticipated event of the season! A panel of experts will… [Read more]

Great Communicators: Great Leaders

The career path through marketing and communicators is varied and diverse. How can a professional communicator parlay a successful career into other senior strategic orientations? Guest speaker Ursula Gobel will speak to that journey and how great leaders must be great communicators to be effective. Join other senior communications on Monday, April 11 for an… [Read more]

March 24 – Crisis Communications in Canadian Politics

Join IABC Ottawa on March 24 at the Sens House (73 York St.) from 5pm – 8pm for a panel discussion on crisis communications in Canadian politics with Jason MacDonald, Jordan Owens, Mike Murphy and Lisa Allaire. Your ticket includes a selection of appetizers (vegetarian options available) and an opportunity to network and connect with… [Read more]

Exclusive Event for Young Professionals: “Project Phoenix”

IABC Ottawa is excited to present a new exclusive event for young professionals: a dinner conversation with Shannon O’Brien, Internal Communications Strategist, Shopify (former Leader of Enterprise Communications at MD Financial Management). Shannon will share a fascinating case study of “Project Phoenix”. On January 3, 2013, the head office of MD Financial Management suffered a fire. MD could have followed a simple… [Read more]

January 28: Networking in the New Year

This event is now sold out! There is a wait-list available if spots open up.  Join us on Thursday, January 28 for Networking in the New Year, an interactive professional development opportunity to strengthen your knowledge and grow your network for 2016. Get your questions answered by Ottawa’s industry-leading communications professionals while enjoying appetizers that… [Read more]

December 2: Holiday Mix’n Mingle

It’s back! Our popular Holiday Mix’n Mingle will be taking place on Wednesday, December 2 at the Lowertown Brewery in the Byward Market. NEW this year we’re excited to be partnering with the Canadian Women in Communications and Technology National Capital Region (WCT NCR) and Creative Mornings Ottawa for this annual social event. Come celebrate the holiday… [Read more]

Senior Communicator event: AMA Government Relations and Public Affairs

Join other senior communicators on Tuesday, November 24 for an evening of conversation, and the opportunity to ask Susan Smith, Principal, Bluesky Strategy Group, anything on crafting and delivering messages to achieve communications and policy goals. She will also share her insights in the change of government and what it means for professional communicators. Susan been providing private and public… [Read more]

October 27: Fireside Chat with Mayor Jim Watson and Guy Laflamme on Ottawa 2017

In 2017, Canada celebrates 150 years as a nation–and Canadians will gather in their Capital to join local residents in a year of celebration. Created by Ottawa Tourism and supported by a growing community of partners, Ottawa 2017 is tasked with creating 12 full months of big, bold, immersive and moving experiences that will complement national… [Read more]