The NYSPRA 2020 Annual Conference has been canceled. Read more here.
Please note the NYSPRA Executive Board meeting scheduled for Monday, March 16, 2020, has also been canceled.
APR Prep Workshop *Space is limited.*
Thinking about earning your Accreditation in Public Relations? In the process of getting your APR? Join NYSPRA President Adrienne Leon, APR, and your NYSPRA colleagues to have your questions answered about the process and jump into learning. We’ll offer a mock panel presentation, test-taking strategies and more!
Registration Opens | 10 a.m.
Workshop | 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Monday, March 16
Registration Opens | 9 a.m.
Business Meeting | 10 a.m. - noon
Sessions Begin | 1 p.m.
Dinner "Recognition & Celebration" | 6-8 p.m.
Tuesday, March 17
Sessions | 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
Lunch | Noon
With 18 years in social justice education and services for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer-identified individuals, Lyndon Cudlitz provides training and technical assistance for healthcare providers, educational institutions, businesses, organizations, government agencies, and LGBTQ+ groups. Lyndon's background also includes services for survivors of violence, Deaf services, 10 years as a firefighter/EMT, and founding & directing youth leadership camps in Maine, New York and Missouri. Lyndon currently volunteers with an NYC-based LGBTQ rock climbing organization and can often be found scaling rock faces across the country.
Often, public relations professionals find themselves in constant reactive, rather than proactive, mode battling blazes that could have been avoided. Reputation management, crisis response, employee relations and other critical decisions all benefit from early communication planning; planning that starts at the highest level of organizational leadership.
Doubletree by Hilton Syracuse
6301 State Route 298, East Syracuse, NY 13057
Several registration options are available for members and non-members. Early bird registration is open until Feb. 1, 2020.
Early Bird Pre-Conference Workshop Rate - $55
Regular Registration Pre-Conference Workshop Rate - $60
Includes all conference sessions on Monday/Tuesday, as well as Monday snack and dinner, Tuesday breakfast, lunch and snack.
Early Bird Member Rate - $175
Cancellations received within 6-10 business days of the event will be charged 50 percent of the original cost. No refunds for cancellations received within 5 business days of the event. Substitute registrations are allowed.