2017 Public Relations University
PR is Universal
Date: Thursday, Oct. 5
Time: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Location: Florida SouthWestern State College Auditorium (J-103)
8099 College Parkway, Fort Myers, FL 33919

Cost: $65 members, $95 non-members, $40 students

The SWFL Chapter of FPRA presents their annual PR University – boldly exploring PR’s place in fields spanning across the galaxy! Join other public relations, communications and marketing professionals to learn how PR is Universal!

Public Relations University is an annual full-day professional seminar that brings speakers from across the state and even across the nation to examine trends in the changing market and the fusion of new media with traditional communication elements.

This year’s program emphasizes on public relations as a universally smart investment in every industry. Speakers include:

To learn more about our speakers, read their biographies by clicking here.


Provide a Student Scholarship
PRU provides an opportunity for public relations students to attend a professional-level educational seminar and learn how to implement real-life public relations strategies and tactics.

Donations to this fund will allow public relations students, including members of the Florida Gulf Coast University student chapter, to attend this event free of charge. All funds in excess of those required for PRU scholarships will be put toward other student support, such as membership costs and attendance at other Southwest Florida Chapter special events.

To make a donation, please click here.


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PRU is one of the SWFL chapter’s most highly anticipated events, drawing an average crowd of 70-90 local PR professionals each year. Sponsorships of all levels are available. For more information, click here.


  •  October 5, 2017
     8:00 am - 5:00 pm