World PR Festival presentations available

I note via the post from João Duarte of the that the presentations of the recent World Public Relations Festival in South Africa are now online. 

It is a real asset to have such work freely available online for practitioners, students and academics around the world to reference.  Downloads are available for all the topics covered, which were:

  • Communicating for a sustainable global society
    Edith Wilson, Adivsor, External Relations, Corporate communications (World Bank)
  • Opportunity AfricaTM 2010
    Peter Walker – Executive Chairman (PIELLE Consulting)
  • Global Panel – East meets West
    Michael Power – Strategist (Investec)
    Rhoda Weiss – Chair and CEO (Public Relations Society of America)
    Collin Farrington – Director General (CIPR)
  • Environmental Communication
    Tony Frost – CEO (Sirocco Consulting)
  • Community Communication
    Myrta Canzonieri (CESVI)
    Pierluigi Bernasconi – CEO (Mediamarket)
  • Litigation Communication
    Flora Okereke – Area legal and Corporate & Regulatory affairs (BAT)
  • Role of public affairs in a democratic society
    Lionel Zetter – 2007 President CIPR UK
  • Going global with technology
    Gerhard Bütschi – Chairman and CEO (Digital Management, Switzerland) & Mindi Kasiga – Senior communications officer, Directorate of Communications (President’s office, Tanzania)
  • Global Communication strategy – best practices
    Colleen Pizarev – Vice president (International distribution)
  • Global Journalism and Public Relations Initiative
    William Jong-Ebot – Chair humanities (Florida Memorial University)
  • PRISM award 2007 winner South Africa
    Hein Kaiser – Group Strategic Director (Marcus Brewster Publicity)
  • Healthcare Communication
    Rhoda Weiss – Chair and CEO (Public Relations Society of  America)
  • Measurement and evaluation
    Furio Garbagnati – CEO (Weber Shandwick)
  • Government communication
    Jean Valin – Senior Director General Marketing & Communication (Service Canada)
  • Global panel – Country image building – best practice
    Edith Wilson, Adivsor, External Relations, Corporate communications (World Bank)

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Heather Yaxley

Heather Yaxley is passionate about PR - teaching the CIPR qualifications, lecturing part-time at Bournemouth University and running the Motor Industry Public Affairs Association (MIPAA). I'm undertaking a PhD looking at Career Strategies in PR. I love sharing ideas and knowledge - connecting news and views by blogging on public relations and educational developments, especially relating to accelerated and active learning. I'm also a published author, qualified trainer and experienced consultant.