Midwest Chapter Update: Regional Conference Recap

Successful Regional Conference in St. Louis Provided Learning, Networking

Last month, 55 Midwest Chapter members and friends gathered in St. Louis for the 2019 Regional Conference. The two-day conference was full of interesting sessions, networking, sharing, and professional growth. A big thank you to presenters of our 10 exceptional sessions, conference organizers, and many volunteers who made the event successful. 

We are especially pleased that attendees found so much value in the conference, and shared these comments in their evaluations: 

  • Session was very enlightening and helpful.
  • Fascinating and very informative, helpful perspective, great format
  • Great discussion and very needed!
  • Inspired me to learn more
  • Wow!!! Amazing teaching. I learned a lot!
  • Great to meet so many peers

Want to know more?

  • The presentations from the conference are available here to view and download. Thank you to the presenters who graciously made their presentations available. 
  • Notes from our lunch session are also available to view and download
  • Looking to receive AICP CM credits for the conference? Details are available here
  • Please help us learn from this conference and make our future events even better! We have a brief survey and would very much appreciate your feedback. Access it here.

2019 Midwest Chapter Conference UPDATE

Hello IAP2 USA Midwest Chapter members,Our annual spring conference is coming up next month, and the list of sessions is now available! Learn more below, and please plan to join us in St. Louis for this dynamic regional conference, where you can connect with and learn from fellow public participation professionals. The affordable conference fee provides access to informative sessions, networking and social events, food, drinks, and more over two great days!

Questions about travel or hotel accommodations? Contact Heather Lasher Todd, Heather@StratCommRx.com. The conference will be held in the Grand Center Arts District in St. Louis, MO.

Register here: https://iap2usa.org/event-3250352/

Please help make this important event for our chapter a success by spreading the word to your networks, and sharing this flyer and registration link on social media!

 Meet us in St. Louis May 16 – 17 – Register Now!

Midwest Chapter Updates – Meet us in St. Louis!

St. Louis, here we come! The Chapter board has selected the grand “gateway city” for our spring 2019 regional conference. Whether you’re a local, frequent visitor, or completely unfamiliar with this community, consider spending the weekend (or longer!) exploring this amazing city. And to ensure a great conference, email to join the committee and make it happen! Stay tuned for dates, and program information.

2019 Chapter-hosted training: In response to continued requests from Chapter members for learning and networking opportunities in the region, the Chapter is planning to offer the IAP2 3-day Planning and 2-day Techniques courses in early 2019. Email to learn more and help make these happen!

Ready to help with these or other Chapter initiatives? Please email us at midwest@iap2usa.org.