You are invited to join us on April 17th to participate in a conversation on the experience and expertise of black female public relations practitioners with some of the UK’s experienced PR professionals.
You’ll be introduced to:
Results of academic research which informed the creation of BWPR
Share the vision and purpose for BWPR
Importance of academic research on Black Female PR practitioners
The Panel Discussion:
Professional PR panelists will deliver a brief talk on their experience and expertise
Followed by a panel discussion led by Ronke Lawal on:
Perception of PR as a professional discipline: highlight what makes the industry one that should be respected in the same way as other professional sectors. Also have an honest conversation about the drawbacks.
Discuss PR practice approach: in relation to the following sectors (independent, agency, corporate) and industries (beauty, tech)
Getting into the industry: discuss practical steps to begin a career as a PR professional and the best ways of moving up the ladder are - or if starting a business/going freelance. Expect an honest discussion on what the journey can be like.
Panelists to be announced.
Early Bird: £15