National Conference 2018

Accountable Leadership and Social Purpose

In times of change and turmoil, brands need to work harder to gain and maintain legitimacy within society. This year’s National Conference will explore accountable leadership, ethical frameworks and how social purpose can link to organisational objectives for the greater good.

The conference is aimed at experienced PR professionals and will attract delegates from the public, private and not-for-profit sectors.

Included in the ticket price is full day conference access to a wide variety of speakers and interactive workshops, as well as multiple networking opportunities.

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Event details

Date: Thursday 29 November 2018
Venue: British Library, 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB
Time: 09.30-17.00


At just £150 +VAT for CIPR members and £250 +VAT for non members, make sure you book your super early bird tickets* before sales end, no later than Friday 8 June.

For a limited time only, there’ll be further early bird discounts of £199 +VAT for CIPR members and £299 +VAT for non members. These early bird tickets* will be available once the super early bird tickets have sold out, with sales ending no later than Monday 25 June.

Standard pricing of £250 +VAT for CIPR members and £350 +VAT for non members will take effect once the early bird tickets have sold out, or from Tuesday 26 June.  

*limited availability


Click here to view the speaker line up.

Programme overview

09:30 –Event registration and networking

10:00 – Conference welcome

10:05-12:30 – Morning sessions

12:30-13:30 – Lunch

13:30-16:00 – Afternoon sessions

16:00-17:00 – Drinks reception and networking

17:00 – Conference close

More details will follow over the next few months.

Contact Details

Call us: +44(0)207 631 6900 (option 4)

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Interested in becoming a sponsor? Download the CIPR National Conference 2018 Media Pack (PDF, opens in new window)