Business Communicators Summit
It’s official: 2015 BCS is Wednesday, Feb. 18
Early bird pricing available until Dec. 13
Early bird registration is now open for our 2015 Business Communicators Summit (BCS). KC/IABC members can secure their spot for just $100 — if they register by Dec. 13.
BCS is the region’s largest, annual gathering of business communicators. This full-day event features expert speakers and communications professionals from a cross-section of industries. In addition to hearing from leading experts, you’ll network with the best communications professionals from the KC metro area.
Extended! Early bird pricing ends Dec. 20
- Member – $100 ($200 regular price)
- Non-member – $225 ($300)
- Non-profit – $200 (same)
- Student – $50 ($75)
About our keynote
Joe Pulizzi, founder of the Content Marketing Institute and author of “Epic Content Marketing” is this year’s keynote. Joe was an early leader of the content marketing movement and continues to be in the forefront today.
Here are just a few of the breakout that will be offered (nine total):
Kerry Benson is lecturer in journalism at The University of Kansas and conducts writing workshops for corporate and agency clients.
Topic: Strategic Communication Campaign Planning
Teri Rogers is the owner and CEO of Hint a nationally recognized digital design and production center.
Topic: Staying Relevant – Digital Storytelling Over the Years
Julie Bartels Smith is veteran corporate communicator with 25+ years of award-winning, results-driven experience.
Topic: Writing for Readability
Eric Melin is a senior social media community manager at Callahan Creek and a movie critic with Scene-Stealers.com.
Topic: Creating and Maintaining Your Personal & Professional Online Brand
Angie Read is a senior vice president and partner with FleismanHillard
Topic: Evolution of PR and the Blurring Lines between PR and marketing/PESO
About the venue
BCS 2015 marks our third visit to the KU Edwards Campus/BEST Conference Center. This state-of-art facility is perfect for BCS, with its convenient parking and advanced-technology auditorium and breakout rooms.