THE 2018 ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF DIRECTORS/HEADS OF PUBLIC RELATIONS

The Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), a body chartered to determine the parameters of knowledge and skills required for the practice of public relations, is pleased to invite you to participate in the third edition of the Conference of Directors and Heads of Public Relations.

Attracting over 150 participants, the Conference of Directors and Heads of Public Relations is a melting pot for Directors/Heads of Public Relations in private and public sectors including tertiary institutions, where public relations, reputation and perception management issues are dissected.

There is no gainsaying the fact that reputation and perception management are at the heart of public relations practice and no organisation, public or private can thrive without reputation and perception. The 2018 edition of the Annual Directors Conference is set to address germaine issues that will help move the practice of public relations forward.

The 2018 edition will be different as there will be a plenary session and two breakout sessions.

The Plenary session will focus on The Dynamics of Story-Telling For Mutually Beneficial Advantages

Keynote Speaker: Mr. Emeka Opara, VP Corporate Communication/CSR Airtel

Breakout Session 1: 

Title: Stakeholders’ Mapping Approach to smart State Corporate and Public Communication Management’

Speaker: Mrs. Folake Ani - Mumuney, Group Head, Corporate Communications, First Bank

Discussants: Mr. Basil Agboarumi, Ag.Managing Director/CEO, SAHCOL Mr.Clem Ugorji, Public Affairs and Communication’s Director, Coca-Cola

 

Breakout Session 2:

Title: Strategic Crisis Communication: Forecasting and Resilience

Speaker: Comptroller Wale Adeniyi, Deputy Commandant Customs Command & Staff College/VP NIPR

Discussants: Mr. Isaac Okorafor, Director, Corporate Affairs Central Bank of Nigeria Adetoro.A.Oladapo, Director Public Affairs Dept. Lagos State Ministry of Information Sade Morgan, Legal, Public Affairs and Communications Director, NBC

 

 

The Conference is designed specifically for Directors / Heads of Public Relations/Marketing, Corporate Communications in Public and Private Sectors, Senior/Special Assistants, Media Heads

Date ; October 25 2018

Venue; Sheraton Hotels, Ikeja- Lagos

Time : 10 am – 2pm

 

SPONSORSHIP/ADVERT /PARTICIPATION RATE

As the event is a convergence of Heads of Public Relations and other relevant stakeholders, opportunities exist for sponsorship, exhibition and advert placement in the event brochure as stated below:

 

→ LEAD Sponsor                                 N5m 

→ Gold- Sponsor                                  N2.5m

→ Silver- Sponsor                                 N1.5m

→ Products/Service Support – Your company products and services can also be used to support the Conference activities with all relevant benefits accruable

→ Partnerships – Opportunities also exist for partnerships to promote mutually beneficial relationships while strengthening brand acceptability 

Sponsorship Benefits 

LEAD Sponsor:
Ø   Free Conference passes for 5 company representatives
Ø  10 minutes speaking opportunity for CEO
Ø  CEO to be on the panel discussion
Ø  N20,000 conference fees to be charged on additional delegates


Branding Opportunities
Ø  Full branding of Conference activities
Ø  Placement of 1 page company advert in Conference brochure ( OBC)
Ø  Placement of 5 roll up banners around the conference venue
Ø  Use of Logo on all conference/publicity materials
Ø  Placement of Logo on Backdrop/Conference brochure

Direct Marketing Opportunities
Ø   Distribution of company memorabilia, corporate gifts, flyers e.t.c

Sponsorship Benefits

Gold Sponsor:
Ø   Free Conference passes for 4 company representatives
Ø   5minutes speaking opportunity for CEO
Ø   CEO to be on the panel discussion
Ø   N20,000 conference fees to be charged on additional delegates

Branding Opportunities
Ø  Full branding of Conference activities
Ø  Placement of 1 page company advert in Conference brochure ( IFC)
Ø  Placement of 3 roll up banners around the conference venue
Ø  Use of Logo on all conference/publicity materials
Ø  Placement of Logo on Backdrop/Conference brochure

Direct Marketing Opportunities

Ø   Distribution of company memorabilia, corporate gifts, flyers e.t.c

 Silver Sponsor:

Ø   Free Conference passes for 3 company representatives
Ø   5 minutes speaking opportunity for CEO
Ø   N20,000 conference fees to be charged on additional delegates


Branding Opportunities
Ø  Partial branding of Conference activities
Ø  Placement of 1 page company advert in Conference brochure ( ROP)
Ø  Placement of 2 roll up banners around the conference venue
Ø  Use of Logo on all conference/publicity materials
Ø  Placement of Logo on Backdrop/Conference brochure

 

Direct Marketing Opportunities

Ø Distribution of company memorabilia, corporate gifts, flyers e.t.c


Advert Placement

Full Colour Brochure will be published for the event. In this regard we offer the following Advert Rates

Inside Front Cover      N500, 000.00
Inside Back Cover       N400, 000.00
Outside Back Cover     N600.000.00
Centre Spread             N500,000.00
ROP                            N200,000.00

 

Participation Fees
(1) NIPR Recertified Members                                           N50, 000 per head
(2) Other participants                                                         N60, 000 per head
(3) Paid up Corporate Members                                         N40,000 per head
(3) Group of 5 participants from same organization           N240, 000
(4) Group of 10 participants from same organization         N450, 000

There will be NIPR Consulting Bar to entertain participants’ inquiries and membership issues.

Payment Details:

Bank: Union Bank of Nigeria Plc
A/c Name: Nigerian Institute of Public Relations
A/c No: 0005794220
Sort Code: 032153077

For enquiries, please contact any of the underlisted:

Lagos:  Kayode Yeku; 08099563111         Abiodun Olatunbosun; 08033445158
Abuja: Chidinma Awak 07039687684;      Tonia Monye: 08066066253