Friday, December 23, 2011

Mumbai to host Global PR Conclave on Feb 13

Theme: PR – Interface or Interference – Media and PR perspectives

MUMBAI, December 23, 2012: The Public Relations Council of India (PRCI), one of India's largest community of public relations, communication and media professionals, and academicians, will host its Global Conclave and Awards event in Mumbai on February 13, 2012.
PRCI is engaged in providing training, setting standards of professional excellence, and uphold principals of ethics. As a leading voice in the industry, PRCI also advocates for greater understanding and adoption of public relations services. Established in 2004, PRCI has its headquarters at Bangalore with over about 20 active chapters located in Mumbai, New Delhi, Baroda, Chandigarh, Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Kerala, Hyderabad, Chennai, Jaipur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Pune, Manipal, Mysore, Chhattisgarh, Guwahati and Mizoram.
One of the signature properties of PRCI is the annual Chanakya Awards that recognizes the outstanding contribution made by corporate, educational institutions, to the PR profession and the society at large. PRCI also felicitates PR practitioners for their outstanding contribution by inducting them into the PR Hall of Fame. The entire award process is determined by an independent jury.
PRCI Global Conclaves have so far been held Bangalore, New Delhi and Chandigarh and this time round Mumbai chapter has offered to play the host, says B N Kumar, Chairman – PRCI Mumbai Chapter & Global Conclave.
For the Mumbai conclave the theme as: PR – Interface or Interference – Media and PR perspectives
Apart from the formal inaugural address by a VVIP, we also plan a keynote address by a Corporate Captain. 
PRCI is inviting industry captains, top media and PR professionals and several dignitaries to grace the Conclave and enlighten the delegates with their thoughts. Over 250 delegates from across the country are expected to attend the event.
The delegate fee is pegged at Rs 3,000 for non members (Rs 2,600 for members) and USD 60 for foreign porofessionals.