When? Friday, September 13, 2019 (5pm-8pm) AND Saturday, September 14, 2019 (7:30am-4pm)Event Host & Location: Fahlgren Mortine ▪ 4030 Easton Station, Suite 300 ▪ Columbus, OHHost Hotel: Courtyard Columbus Easton ▪ 3900 Morse Crossing ▪ Columbus, OHHotel Reservation Link: http://bit.ly/ECDQuickStart19Hotel
Highlights include: a happy hour reception to kick off the conference on Friday, September 13 hosted by our friends at the Central Ohio Chapter in the evening with sessions on Saturday, September 14 including topics on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion; How to Build, Train, Manage, and Maintain an Inclusive Board; Being Deliberate: Diversity & Inclusion in PRSA Chapters; The State of Advocacy Organizations; Diversity and Inclusion Efforts at PRSSA Level: Recruiting and Maintaining Millennial & Gen Z; and What if we created a PR, social media, influencer relations and executive thought leadership program for our PRSA Chapters?
We will host prominent guests from PRSA national in the areas of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Educators Academy, Membership, and more! Full schedule can be found at: https://www.facebook.com/events/622995591499275/ - don't forget to share our FB event!!
Don't know if you should go? Email Adrienne Wallace, ECD Chair Elect: adrienneAwallace@gmail.com for a convo.
Spoiler alert: you should totally go.
Please provide your intended method of payment by checking the box below and following the directions for either mailing a check or paying online.
If you are one of two attending this for your chapter free of charge, please check the appropriate box. Grants are first come first serve to the first person from the chapter (up to 10 chapters) - and are issued AT QuickStart by way of check, not before - you must be present to pick up the check. We will notify you in advance of the conference if you are the Grantee for your chapter sometime in August.
Fees are: Any/All ECD Board Members, PRSA Board, Chapter, or Committee Attendee $50Any/All PRSSA Student Chapter or Committee Attendee $40
Option to sponsor a student: Your fee ($50) + PRSSA student registration fee ($40) = $90
Note: Online payments are processed through West Michigan PRSA and PayPal. You do NOT need a PayPal account to pay online.
Hotel Reservations: Attendees book and pay for hotel separately. All reservations to be made individually either online http://bit.ly/ECDQuickStart19Hotel or by calling the Hotel or Marriott Reservations directly at 614.416.8000 for the local front desk agent or call Marriott Reservations Global at 1-888-236-2427
Unfortunately, no conference refunds can be processed after registration. We can however substitute the member RSVP up to ONE WEEK prior to the conference (Friday, September 6 at 11:59pm).