Develop.

Connect.

Recognise.

Over the recent weeks, you would have noticed the development in regard to the coronavirus (COVID-19), and the new measures put in place by the government regarding lockdown restrictions and the State of Emergency declaration. More information can be found at dhhs.vic.gov.au/coronavirus

The health and safety of our members and supporters is paramount. As we get used to this new way of working in this so-called ‘virtual world,’  we don’t want our members to miss out which is why we are still offering exciting and informative events and initiatives only virtually for the foreseeable future. Be sure to check out our events page and come along….we’d love to meet you.

Welcome to IABC Victoria

Since 1970, the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) has set the standard of global excellence for communication professionals.

IABC Victoria is the world’s largest IABC chapter outside North America. We run an active program of events, networking opportunities, professional development, international certification and global industry awards.

Our members are part of a rapidly growing communication association and one that is fiercely focused on the needs of Victorian communication professionals.

It’s one of the best industry membership groups in the world.

Elevate Your Value

We deliver internationally-recognised professional development programs that increase our members’ credibility and value as strategic communication professionals.

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Certification

Certification is a great way to validate your experience, benchmark your skills and measure your career progress. At IABC Victoria, we fully support our members to attain this goal.

The Global Communication Certification Council (GCCC) offers two levels of certification: Communication Management Professional (CMP) and Strategic Communication Management Professional (SCMP).

IABC Academy

The IABC Academy is IABC’s online training hub. Sign up to online workshops facilitated by leading experts or join in a webinar to stay ahead of emerging issues in the profession.

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Memberships

We run an active program of events, networking opportunities, professional development, international certification and global industry awards. We offer you:

  • Professional development that can accelerate your communication, public relations, marketing or digital career
  • Connection to your local peers and a dynamic network of business communication professionals in more than 70 countries worldwide
  • Global recognition that will set you apart from the rest.
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Events

At IABC Victoria we’re always busy planning our next event, providing our members with many opportunities to develop, connect and be recognised.

At IABC Victoria we’re always busy planning our next event, providing our members with many opportunities to develop, connect and be recognised. From our regular members-only mid-week mingles to professional development workshops with top industry experts, we’ve got everyone covered.

See all our upcoming events below and check back regularly for updates and registration.

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Upcoming IABC Events

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – Christmas! 

Celebrate the year that was, mingle with industry peers, talk holiday plans and make outrageous predictions about what will be big news in 2022! 

Ticket fee includes drinks (2) and food.

To catch up with your IABC network and let’s send off 2021, register today!

Date: Wednesday 1 December
Time: 6 – 8pm
Cost: $35 (members), $50 (non-members), $15 (students)
Location: Imperial Hotel, 2-8 Bourke Street, Melbourne

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Join us as we kick off the 2022 IABC Victoria events calendar – last year we were unable to hold our gala to celebrate the 2021 Bronze Quill Awards. So, we will gather together instead in early 2022 at the renovated State Library, present our Quill Awards as well as finally catch up with each other.

It will be a fun cocktail party, with delicious food and drinks – and great company!

We can’t wait to celebrate award-winning strategic communication work and meet like-minded communication professionals.

Grab your fanciest gear (dress is cocktail) and join us for one of our profession’s night of nights.

We’re looking forward to seeing you there.

Date: 24 March 2022
Time: 6pm – 8pm
Cost: $65
Location: Melbourne CBD / State Library of Victoria

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