The Visual Communications and Infographics Summit

The Visual Communications and Infographics Summit

March 2-3, 2015
Chicago, IL
Price: $1195
Member Price: $945

Pre-Conference Workshops: March 2
Conference: March 3

  • Create infographics to organize complex data into compelling narratives
  • Make images a vital part of your content marketing and communications
  • Engage your audience with visual storytelling
  • Digital-signage best practices for internal and external communications
Presented by Ragan Communications and Public Relations Society of America

Twitter hashtag: #raganvisual
PRSA: Public Relations Society of America

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  • Sessions with:
    Julie Roehm SAP
    Julie Roehm
    Krisleigh Hoermann
    Tyler Litchenberger McDONALD'S USA
    Tyler Litchenberger

    How to go from speaking at customers to engagement and conversation
    Amanda TodorovichCleveland Clinic 
    Amanda Todorovich

    How to develop an infographics strategy: Key lessons from Cleveland Clinic
    Kevin DandoPBS 
    Kevin Dando

    Top resources for visual storytelling: What they do, how to manage them and what they cost
    Jess HaneburyTHREADLESS 
    Jess Hanebury

    Pin it to win it: How to tell your brand story on Pinterest
    Graham RobertsThe New York Times 
    Graham Roberts

    What corporate communicators must know about graphic design
    Kim DwyerNationwide Children's 
    Kim Dwyer

    Digital signage strategies for corporate message building
  • Keynotes with:
    Jay MoyeCoca-Cola Company 
    Jay Moye
    Karl GudeMichigan State University 
    Karl Gude
    Breakout sessions with:
    David Murray
    Laura Nathan-Garner
    Amanda Todorovich CLEVELAND CLINIC
    Amanda Todorovich
    Bernhard Mors MASTERCARD
    Bernhard Mors
    Brian Wallace NowSourcing
    Brian Wallace
    Tyler LitchenbergerMcDONALD'S USA
    Tyler Litchenberger
    Shel Holtz
    Megan Berry
    Drew KellerSTORYGUIDE
    Drew Keller
    Brian CamenGOLIN
    Brian Camen

100 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute.

2,460,000 pieces of content are shared on Facebook each day.

216,000 photos are posted to Instagram every sixty seconds.

The new powers of visual communications are immense.

Attend this conference and learn how to communicate visually to engage your online communities and employees, raise brand awareness, and launch contests and fundraising campaigns. Stand out in the digital landscape!

Don't miss this chance to learn best practices from brands and organizations like Sony, McDonald's, PBS, Threadless, the American Heart Association and more.

You will learn:

  • The do's and don'ts of visual storytelling
  • To create infographics that show your subject expertise and knowledge
  • How to find out which visual platforms are right for your brand
  • To use visuals to boost traffic and fundraising, and get media coverage
  • To write with color and drama: Put your readers' hearts in their mouths
  • To tell a story that complements the visuals you display
  • How to find stories within your organization that fit visual formats
  • To engage customers with real-time communications, video and images
  • How to integrate user-generated content into your visual communications
  • To combine great design with meaningful text and data
  • How to mesmerize your audiences with visual storytelling

Who should attend?

checkmark Public relations professionals
checkmark Directors of corporate communications
checkmark Directors of internal communications
checkmark Social media managers
checkmark Marketing directors
checkmark Digital Media managers
checkmark Online communicators
checkmark Media Relations directors