Promotional Toolkit

This page is an online toolkit for IABC members, volunteer leaders, sponsors, attendees and the media to learn more about the IABC World Conference, happening 3–6 June 2018 in Montréal, and to help spread the word about this global event for communication professionals. See our featured news stories and access sample tweets, posts and images. If you don’t see what you’re looking for, just let us know.

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Featured news

5 things that will make #IABC18 an unforgettable World Conference

More than ever, the World Conference team has been working hard to evolve IABC’s annual meeting of minds to give everyone who attends a superb experience. Our theme this year—“The Communication Crossroads”—has given us a platform to explore the major (and relevant) issues facing communication professionals around the world. Over the coming weeks, we’ll look at these in more detail, but to kick off the series, here are five things we are doing this year to… Read More

 

 Strategic Adviser Forum: Take your career to the next level

Facilitated by industry leaders Stephen Welch and Casilda Malagon, this special, new pre-conference session, the Strategic Adviser Forum: Corporate Snakes and Ladders, offers an immersive experience that will show you what it takes to be at the top of your field as a strategic adviser. You’ll gain innovative ideas to build on your current skills and discover how to elevate your career to the next level. You’ll learn about the four types… Read More

About the conference

The IABC World Conference is a long-standing, global professional development event designed for communication practitioners. The only major conference of its type, the event typically draws about 1,000 attendees from around the world.

Our theme for the upcoming IABC World Conference, happening 3–6 June 2018, is The Communication Crossroads, where business, culture, audience and function meet. It represents our mission to elevate your career, highlight the transformative power of communication as a business-crucial part of the organization, and showcase unique and cosmopolitan Montréal, our conference city.

All sessions are peer-reviewed by the conference’s Program Advisory Committee (PAC). Presentations are evaluated against the IABC Global Standard and this year’s conference theme. Learn more

Our sponsors understand great communication

IABC sponsors are more than just contributors to the conference; they are partners who appreciate, understand and exemplify great communication. See past sponsors  and learn about the benefits of sponsorship.

Sample ads

Help spread the word about the 2018 World Conference in Montréal with this series of web ads in standard leaderboard, sidebar and other sizes.

Sample Facebook posts

  • Nearly 30 countries were represented at the 2017 IABC World Conference. There is no better annual gathering for gaining a truly global perspective on business #communication. Register now for #IABC18 in Montréal: https://goo.gl/MHBjW3 #comms #networking
  • #IABC18 focuses on “The Communication Crossroads.” Over the course of four days, you and approximately 1,000 communicators from around the world will discover and explore how communication drives business performance and #innovation. We hope to see you in June! Secure your place now: https://goo.gl/7eTNfk #comms #thoughtleadership

Sample LinkedIn posts

  • Nearly 30 countries were represented at the 2017 IABC World Conference. There is no better annual gathering for gaining a truly global perspective on business communication. Register now for #IABC18 in Montréal: https://goo.gl/hKS3bd #comms #networking
  • #IABC18 focuses on “The Communication Crossroads.” Over the course of four days, you and approximately 1,000 communicators from around the world will discover and explore how #communication drives business performance and #innovation. Secure your place now: https://goo.gl/Q6szPB #comms #thoughtleadership

Sample tweets

  • #CreateConnection at #IABC18 in Montréal, 3-6 June. Don’t miss this opportunity to #network and learn with #comms leaders: https://goo.gl/BAqHQV
  • Nearly 30 countries were represented at the 2017 IABC World Conference. There is no better annual gathering for gaining a truly global perspective on business #communication. Register now and meet us in Montréal, 3-6 June: https://goo.gl/avz8ry #IABC18
  • Will you be joining us at #IABC18? Meet us in beautiful Montréal 3-6 June to connect with 1000+ communicators. Register: https://goo.gl/CN9R4E #comms

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