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Membership month extended to 18 April

This year, membership month has been extended until 18 April, so there’s still time for you to save up to 20% on new and renewing memberships!

Hear from IABC members about the benefits of joining:

Laavanya K’Rajah is a communications specialist at V/Line, thanks to her General Manager supporting her professional development, Laavanya joined IABC Victoria this year.

 Shane Hatton is a Leadership Communications Expert and is excited about engaging with our community and learning, growing and enlarging his perspective in 2021.

IABC Victoria past President and member since 2007, Sia Papageorgiou, is a strategic communications consultant and trainer who joined IABC to connect and collaborate with likeminded professionals and continue to grow her network.

Still not convinced? Here are 7 reasons to join IABC Victoria today:

Regular networking and industry events: We host a variety of member events in Melbourne ranging from casual after-work get togethers to professional events with key industry speakers and discussions.

Exclusive member resources on emerging trends and best practices: You’ll have immediate access to award-winning work plans, interviews, case studies, videos and ebooks. We pride ourselves on our outstanding industry resource database and we want to share it with you.

Participation in the Gold, Silver and Bronze Quill Awards: Each year, IABC hosts our profession’s most prestigious event for recognition and excellence in strategic communication. The Gold Quill Awards have been running for 40 years and is the only global event that recognises and awards communication professionals in diverse work areas such as branding, research, employee engagement and social media.

Professional development: The IABC Academy offers free live and on-demand webinars with top industry speakers from around the world and delivers online workshops that can help you achieve tangible results in your business. We also run local half and full-day face-to-face training to help increase our members’ credibility and value as strategic communication professionals.

Certification with the global communication certification council: Gain global recognition and industry credibility with our certification program. If you’re thinking about management or are providing strategic communication advice to leadership, certification gives you that extra edge to stand out from the crowd.

Free access to Catalyst magazine: Get the latest industry information from a global perspective with our print and online publication. Catalyst has a wealth of material on trends, best practices and in-depth reports, articles and interviews.

Invitations to world and regional conferences: Extend your circles by attending some of the top regional and global industry events. Meet local and international experts, hear the latest ideas and work plans, and network with some of the best communication professionals in the business.

Check out IABC today: www.iabc.com/membership use code: IABC20