Regional Conferences

PRSSA Chapters host a variety of Regional Conferences, events endorsed by PRSSA National. These events are planned, hosted and attended by PRSSA Chapters and are an opportunity for you to network and learn or to build your portfolio and gain event planning experience. Coonsider attending a Regional Conference — you may have the opportunity to participate in a case study competition, attend a workshop, participate in a roundtable or mingle at a social.

Intent-to-Bid Form Due: July 16, 2018

Bid Form Extended Deadline: Nov. 1, 2018


2019 Regional Conferences Host Schools

  • Georgia Southern University
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Point Park University
  • West Virginia University
  • Boston University
  • DePaul University, Loyola University Chicago and Columbia College Chicago
  • Temple University

Host a Regional Conference

Become even more involved in PRSSA by hosting a Regional Conference. In the process of planning the event, you can gain valuable event planning skills, network with local Chapters and professionals and enhance your portfolio. The deadline to bid is in September each year. Chapters interested in hosting are asked to complete an optional intent to bid form (Word or PDF) before July 16. Download the Regional Conference bid form (Word or PDF) and direct questions to the Vice President of Events and Fundraising.

If you need help planning your event, check out the Regional Conferences Handbook (PDF) and review bid form examples from Boston University (PDF) and Utah Valley University (PDF).

Past Regional Conferences

View some of the past outstanding Regional Conferences to gain hosting ideas of your own.