Virtual World Conference

Virtual Sessions are provided by INXPO.

Join IABC’s first Virtual World Conference, an online companion to the association’s annual in-person World Conference event. Now you can get access to some of the best break-out sessions, all without leaving the office. The sessions included in this event were hand-selected by IABC’s Program Advisory Committee. They took great care to provide you with an assortment of offerings.

Here’s what you get

The 2017 Virtual World Conference includes:

  • Five Virtual Sessions selected by IABC’s Program Advisory Committee
  • The opportunity to apply credits toward professional certification. Learn more.
  • Plus, you’ll get a bonus session from INXPO, our virtual event provider

And, there are some great options for connecting with your peers:

  • Group Chat—Discuss ideas during the session with other virtual conference attendees
  • Twitter—Engage on social media by tweeting live from within session by using #IABC17
  • Network Lounge—Connect with your peers in the IABC Lounge

This is a way to access part of the World Conference without going anywhere!

Virtual event schedule

Caroline Kealey This is what effective change communication looks like Leadership and Strategy  Monday, 12 June

10:30–11:30 a.m.

Katie Macaulay From cascade to conversation Employee Engagement  Monday, 12 June

3:30–4:30 p.m.

Simon Morton Think and deliver differently: The power of audience Communication Skills  Tuesday, 13 June  10:30–11:30 a.m.
John Deveney

Crisis management on digital platforms


Tuesday, 13 June

1:45–2:45 p.m.

Angelo Ioffreda Leading with the brand in mind Marketing and Brand Tuesday, 13 June

3:30–4:30 p.m.

You may qualify for complementary access

If you are attending the in-person event and purchase a full or standard conference package, you get both days included on a complementary basis. If you purchase a day pass for Monday, you get the Monday virtual sessions with your registration. If you purchase a day pass for Tuesday, you get the Tuesday sessions with your registration.

If you’ve already registered, just add these events to your registration by accessing your account (click on link in the orange “register” at the bottom of this page and sign in with your password).

How to purchase the sessions

If you don’t qualify for complimentary sessions, you can buy two sessions on Monday at US$200, three sessions on Tuesday for US$300 or all five for for US$500. Plus, if you’re an IABC member, you’ll get 50% off.

If you miss the live versions, you can view them for 90 days following the event. To sign up for the sessions, or add them to your current registration, just click the button below.

If you have questions about registration, please contact 800.310.7554 (toll-free in the U.S. or Canada) or +1 240.439.2554 (outside the U.S. and Canada) or email