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2018 PRSA Southeast District Conference

April 18, 2018 @ 8:00 am - April 20, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Oak City Collaborative: Relevance, Influence & Communication

April 18 – 20, 2018 in Raleigh!

The 2018 PRSA Southeast District Conference – “Oak City Collaborative: Relevance, Influence & Communication” – is shaping up to be one of our best conferences ever!

Book your stay!

​The event will be held at the Renaissance Raleigh North Hills Hotel in Raleigh’s North Hills. Anyone attending the conference can book a room at the discounted rate of $175 per night. Click here to book your stay today.

Register today!

Registration is open now! Rates are below:

PRSA Members: $295

Non-Members: $355

Students: $150

Wednesday Day Pass: $100

Thursday Day Pass: $175

Friday Day Pass: $100

Student Day Pass (Any Day): $75

Partner Organizations (IABC, RPRS, AMA and NCAGIO): 10% off non-member rate.


NCPRSA will welcome communication professionals to the organization’s annual Southeast District Conference, “Oak City Collaborative: Relevance, Influence & Communication,” presented by Largemouth Communications Wednesday, April 18 through Friday, April 20. With more than 150 communication, public relations and other industry professionals slated to attend from throughout the region, symposium attendees will hear from notable speakers on a variety of topics including crisis management, social media and brand influence., participants will have numerous opportunities to network with fellow peers and engage with student attendees affiliated with PRSSA.

Attendees can take advantage of FREE bonus content included with registration. Two pre-conference sessions are available at no extra cost the morning of April 18: an APR workshop and a two-pronged media relations session. More information on each option can be found here.  

In addition to the diverse range of keynote speakers, breakout sessions and workshops, attendees can take advantage of pre-arranged social opportunities as part of their registration. Home to a number of award-winning restaurants and renowned weather, conference attendees will be treated to a unique culinary experience in downtown Raleigh April 18. The following day, they will help kick-off the season’s Midtown Beach Music concert series, an activity that highlights the Oak City’s vibrant culture and energetic nightlife.

Registration and sponsorship opportunities are still available. NCPRSA owes special thanks to these conference sponsors:

  • Largemouth Communications
  • Eckel & Vaughan
  • ElectriCities
  • Walk West
  • French West Vaughan
  • Raleigh Beer Garden
  • Business Wire
  • ST Wooten
  • Metro Monitor
  • Engage Media Communications
  • APCO
  • PPD
  • Town of Cary
  • Theo Davis
  • Transitions LifeCare
  • Warlick Funeral Home
  • Genuity Concepts
  • Midtown Yoga

For more information and a complete conference lineup, please visit:


April 18, 2018 @ 8:00 am
April 20, 2018 @ 5:00 pm


April 18, 2018 @ 8:00 am
April 20, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

NCPRSA Refund Policy

For NCPRSA events (professional development, networking, skills, etc.), no refunds will be issued if the event is postponed by the Chapter due to an act of nature (snow, hurricane, etc.). If the Chapter cancels the event, refunds in full will be made as soon as feasible. If for some reason you are unable to attend an event for which you registered and paid, no refund will be issued, so we encourage you to transfer your registration to another professional.