About the group


CIPR East Anglia represents a community of 540  members who work in a variety of sectors and are based in Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk.

The committee of volunteers brings together agency, in-house and independent practitioners for great local professional development events, webinars and informal meetups.

Highlights throughout the year include an annual conference, the PRide Awards, and events in partnership with other professional membership groups and leading businesses in the region.

The committee wants to work with local members to help make their ideas for the region happen. Get in touch: cipreastanglia@gmail.com

Visit CIPR East Anglia’s website to find out about upcoming events.


OUR COMMITTEE



BECKY HALL



ADAM DRIVER



AMY MAXWELL

SECRETARY



NIC WRAY

 



LOUISE HEPBURN MCIPR



JUDITH GASKELL


RUTH JACKSON fCIPR

Chairperson



rose ling ba



MICHELLE NELSON, MCIPR, DIP CIPR, CHART.PR



james hyde



EVENTS

Our Best Practice Conference is here!

We are delighted to announce Best Practice Conference bitesize; the same outstanding line-up of speakers and topics, but in online, bitesize form.

We will launch with a breakfast networking event on Thursday 15 April, 08:30-09:30 with CIPR President-Elect Rachel Roberts, where you can meet colleagues and share challenges and insights. This will be followed by a lunchtime session every Thursday from 15 April to 27 May, 12:30-13:30. We will close the conference with an early evening networking event on the final Thursday (time tbc). Full conference tickets are £30 (£50 for non-members) for all sessions. Sign up here

Individual sessions are £5 (£8 for non-members) per session. You can sign up to these by clicking the links below. *Please note that the two networking events will only be available to full ticket holders.

Five CPD points are available for each individual session.

The line up

Thursday 15 April:
PR Examples founder Rich Leigh will be asking the question: Is the PR stunt still relevant in 2021? Sign up here

Thursday 22 April: Change communications expert and CIPR board member Trudy Lewis will be talking about the communicator’s role in achieving successful change. Sign up here

Thursday 29 April:
Sue Keogh of award-winning digital marketing agency Sookio will be looking at social media strategy. Sign up here

Thursday 6 May: Kirsty O’Callaghan Head of Strengthening Communities at Essex County Council will be sharing how they have been using Facebook Communities to connect with local residents during the COVID-19 pandemic. Sign up here

Thursday 13 May: Founder of The Marketing Meetup Joe Glover shares how personal branding has impacted his own business and how you can do it successfully too. Sign up here

Thursday 20 May: Barney Brown, Head of Digital at Cambridge University, will tell us the story of creating a modern digital strategy for a historic global brand Sign up here

Thursday  27 May:
Comms lead at CMR Surgical Sarah Ghabina shares the comms story behind the phenomenal success of this Cambridge-based global medical devices company. Sign up here

2021 conference

We hope to be able to arrange this for later this year or 2021.

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