The third European Communications Convention at the Nymphenburg Castle in Munich (official address: Schloss Nymphenburg 1, 80638 München) has offered a wide variety of subjects. One of them was the communications aspect of migration and refugees, especially in Europe. Another was Brexit and the use of true, credible and serious communications. But ECC'17 has offered best practice as well, such as Social Media optimizing etc.
First Conference Day at Nymphenburg Palace
Registration, Welcome Coffee
Opening Session - Welcome Address and Introduction into the conference subject "You (won't) get far by lying"
Jean-Pierre Beaudoin, Head of i&e Burson Marsteller, Paris: "The Opinion Generation"
Michael T. Schröder, Global President IPREX, Berlin: "Send, send, send - why don´t we understand anymore how communication really works?"
|11:20||Matthew Thomson, The NewsMarket, London: "Communicating with audio-visual tools"|
Ioannis Zografos, EPP TV managing producer, Brussels: "Fake news - What strategy to deal with it in politics"
Panel Discussion, moderator Professor Predrag Vujovic
Networking Break - Lunch Buffet
Working in groups on different subjects
Presentation of the Results
Professor Gabi Dreo Rodosek, University of Federal Armed Forces Munich: "Emerging Trends in IT (Cyber) Security"
John Adams, Cyber Security expert, Chicago, USA: "How to deal with Cyber Criminality?"
Short Summary of the First Conference Day
Get-together and Kitchen Party at the Conti Bistro / Haus der Bayerischen Wirtschaft, Max-Joseph-Straße 5, 80333 München
Second Conference Day
Adrian Edwards, Geneva, Head News and Media, UNHCR Spokesman: "the global refugee situation"
Dr. Christophe Fricker, Managing Partner Nimirum, Leipzig/Bristol: "Facts - Who Cares? Research and Politics post-Brexit“
A view on Brexit from two different angles:
Jason MacKenzie, president CIPR, UK: “Signs of a paradigm shift to populism: PR, the US presidential election and the UK Referendum on EU membership.”
Panel Discussion, moderator Rob Beynon
Networking Break - Light Lunch
Maurice Müller, Candidate (Green Party) for the German Bundestag: Faked likes and followers, how to deal with these “seductions”?
Rob Beynon, CEO DMA Media Ltd, London
Panel discussion, moderator Professor Predrag Vujovic
Short Summary of the Second Conference Day - Closing Remarks
End of the Conference
Optional: German PR-Award-Gala of DPRG