Each year FPRA presents the ultimate in professional development opportunities – the Annual Conference. The conference brings together PR professionals from across the state to hear from world-class speakers hailing from top global corporations, powerhouse industries and national public relations and marketing firms. The event is jam-packed with entertaining, informative, inspiring speakers and break-out sessions. The President’s Luncheon serves as the platform from which individual members and Chapters are honored for outstanding work and dedication to the profession. The Golden Image Awards Gala is a conference highlight, showcasing the best in public relations from around the state.

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FPRA’s 81st Annual Conference – “We are PR: PRoactive. PRincipled. PRofessionals.”

Tampa Marriott Waterside, Tampa, FL
August 4-7, 2019

  • Full Conference Registration – Member Rate: $850, includes seven meals.
  • Full Conference Registration – Non-Member Rate: $1,030, includes seven meals.

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Past FPRA Annual Conference Themes & Locations

FPRA’s 80th Annual Conference – “Innovation, Influence & Impact”

Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

The 2018 annual conference brought together hundreds of FPRA members from across the state, culminating in the year’s Golden Image Awards. Take a look at all the 2018 winners (including several from your SWFL chapter!) here.

FPRA’s 79th Annual Conference -“It’s Personal: Research. Relate. Respond.”

Ritz-Carlton, Orlando, FL

The 2017 annual conference brought together hundreds of FPRA members from across the state, culminating in the year’s Golden Image Awards. Take a look at all the 2017 winners here.

FPRA’s 78th Annual Conference -“LEAD: Listen, Engage, Act, Deliver”

Innisbrook Golf Resort, Palm Harbor, Florida

The 2016 annual conference brought together hundreds of FPRA members from across the state, culminating in the year’s Golden Image Awards. Take a look at all the 2016 winners here.