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2018 State PRAM Conference


Impacting the Game Plan: Rewriting the Public Relations Playbook

Join us April 11-13 at the 2018 State PRAM Conference in Starkville at The Mill at MSU! We have a great lineup of MVP speakers including:

  • Harold Burson, APR, Fellow PRSA, Founding Chairman of Burson-Marsteller in New York
  • Mitch Marovitz, APR, Fellow PRSA, Chair and Professor for the Public Relations Program at the University of Maryland University College in Washington, D.C., Chair of the Universal Accreditation Board
  • Steve Soltis, recently retired Director of Executive Communications at the Coca-Cola Company in Atlanta.

The conference grounds crew is hard at work preparing for your arrival. The speaker line-up and conference agenda will be released soon, but you can get a head start and register for the conference now! The early bird deadline ends at 6 p.m. on Friday, February 23. Take advantage of the savings and get your registration in ASAP!


Early bird registration rates are below and will extend through February 23.

  • Professional Early Bird – $145
  • Non-Member Early Bird – $175

Since we dropped the student conference rate significantly, there is no early bird option for students. Student registration is $65 for the full conference and $30 for Friday only.

Special Registration Notes

You can choose to pay online, by check, or by invoice. If you have a specific payment request (W9s, documentation, etc.), please submit that request to All other conference questions can be directed to VP of Programs, Bekah Sparks at

Visit for more information and to register!