Transcript of "Global alliance E-Newsletter February 2011"
GA News Global Alliance Newsletter: February 28, 2011PublicAffairsAsia Presents GA Thought GA NEWSLeadership ‘World-First’ in Integrated Reporting LaunchesGA Summary Report 2010 - 2011 in Johannesburg A guidance document that could take organisations permanently towards the discipline of integrated reporting of financial andIndustry News sustainable development data has been published inCommunication Directory: Newsletter for Johannesburg by Professor Mervyn King. [Read More]Corporate Communication and PublicRelations Timely Insights into Middle East As events across the Middle East continue to unfold, significantGlobal Reporting Initiative Issues insights into the internet and its impact on society have been shared in a Global Alliance interview with David R.January 2011 UN Global Compact Bulletin Holdridge. [Read More]Conferences and Events EARLY EVENTSUSI - Thought Leaders in Brand PublicAffairsAsiaManagement: A Meeting of the Minds, 11-12 PRISA - PRISM Conference: WinningMarch 2011, Lugano, Switzerland Awards, 24 Through Strategic March 2011, Communications Cape Town, and CorporatePRISA - PRISM Awards, 24 March 2011, South Africa. Affairs, March 30, 31 in London.Cape Town, South AfricaPublicAffairsAsia Conference: WinningThrough Strategic Communications andCorporate Affairs, March 30, 31 in London MEMBER NEWSPRINZ – Annual Conference, 26 – 27 May SPRA Promoting Development of the Public Relations2011 in Rotorua, New Zeland Industry The Shanghai Public Relations Association, having joined theMEPRA - Ethics Symposium, 1 - 2 June Global Alliance For Public Relations and Communication2011 in Dubai Management late last year, reports on programs advancing the profession in its region, especially a new Code of BusinessCPRS – Annual Conference, 5 – 7 June Conduct emphasizing ethical practice. [Read More]2011 in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada Tightening up on the Numbers The Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) has launchedAMEC - 3rd European Summit on a Best Practice Guide for Using Statistics in Communications,Measurement, 8-10 June 2011, Lisbon, supported by The Market Research Society (MRS) and the RoyalPortugal
Portugal Statistical Society. It provides guidance on using statistics effectively, both to achieve day-to-day campaign objectives andPROCOM - ProCom Day, 9 June 201 in to contribute over time to the enhanced reputation ofHelsinki, Finland organisations. [Read More]IABC - 2011 World Conference, 12-15 June2011 in San Diego CAPRISA - Climate of Change: Public INDUSTRY NEWSRelations and the Environment, 13 – 14 Tackling the New World of RiskJune 2011, Durban, South Africa A new, provocative and detailed World Economic Forum report suggests that the “frequency and severity of risks to globalDPRG - PR Gala 7 October 2011 in stability have been amplified, while the ability of globalWiesbaden, Germany governance systems to deal with them has not”.PRSA - International Conference, 15 - 18 Delegates at the Global Alliance’s June World Public RelationsOctober 2011 in Orlando, Florida, US Forum will recall the stirring address on public relations given by WEF executive chairman Klaus Schwab. GA chair, JohnPRIA - Annual Conference, 22 – 25 October Paluszek, suggests that this latest WEF report might well be2011 in Sidney, Australia read in the context of the observation by the late Walter Annenberg that: “Every human advancement or reversal can beAUSACE – “Digital and Media Literacy: understood through communication”. [Read More]New Directions”, 28 – 31 October 2011 inBeirut, Lebanon PARTNER PUBLICATIONS Your Subscription Global Alliance Platinum Sponsors Unsubscribe Grayling is the worlds second largest Send to a Friend independent Public Relations, Public Affairs, Investor Relations and EventsJoin us on... consultancy with specialist services including CSR, environment and sustainability and digital. Grayling has 900 staff in 70 offices in 40 countries across the US, Western and Eastern Europe, Africa and Asia Pacific. The company has revenues in excess of €100 million (USD148 million). [www.grayling.com] About the Global Alliance The Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communication Management is the confederation linking Public Relations professional associations around the world. By partnering with associations in more than 70 countries, the Alliance works to increase professionalism in Public Relations and enhance the global influence of the profession. The Alliances activities focus on raising standards, sharing knowledge, advocacy for the profession and strengthening associations of Public Relations practitioners. www.globalalliancepr.org