Professional Development

Throughout the year, IABC Ottawa holds a wide range of events for communications professionals in the nation’s capital. Many of the guest speakers at our events are award-winning communicators who are at the leading edge of the communications industry, providing insider tips and invaluable information on the future of the industry.

Some of the events that IABC Ottawa regularly host include:

  • Mix and mingle networking events
  • Breakfast meetings
  • After work seminars
  • Full and half-day workshops
  • Content Strategy Meetups

IABC Ottawa’s professional development events provide an ideal opportunity to network with Ottawa’s most recognized and celebrated communicators. Don’t wait to expand your network and grow your personal and professional brand!

Member vs. Non-Member Pricing

IABC Ottawa events are open to all communications professionals but IABC members will benefit by enjoying a special discounted ticket price available exclusively to IABC members (up to 50 per cent savings off the non-member price).

Learn about upcoming IABC Ottawa events or see articles about past events here.

Want to speak at an IABC Ottawa event?

Want to speak at an IABC Ottawa event? Fill out our speaker application form here.

Please note: Speakers are vetted by our Professional Development (PD)  team and considered as they fit into our overall PD season strategy. Proposals are then sent to the Board for final approval. If you have questions, please contact