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Staying relevant: global trends in communications and in the future of work

  • The Piano: Centre for Music and the Arts 156 Armagh Street Christchurch, Canterbury, 8011 New Zealand (map)

How do business communicators stay relevant into 2020 and beyond?

A look at global trends in communications and in the future of work

 You are invited to an evening to hear the latest trends and global thinking in strategic communications from visiting IABC Global Chair, Sharon Hunter. Sharon will also explore some of the challenges facing strategic communications advisors and have an interactive session on what we might do about them.

About Sharon Hunter

Aside from being the global IABC Chair, Sharon is an independent consultant with more than 20 years of marketing and communication experience across the private, public and non-profit sectors.

Her services focus on integrated strategic planning, digital content strategy and facilitation to foster collaboration for change.

Most recently with Concordia University, Montréal, she oversaw engagement strategies focused on the student experience journey and change communication for a two-year, enterprise-wide Student Information System implementation, in which she served on the steering committee. 

An active volunteer, Sharon supports professional skills training and mentoring initiatives for students and young professionals.

She served for six years in the award-winning IABC Montréal chapter, was named Chapter Leader of the Year in 2013 for her community partnerships work and has served for four years on IABC’s international executive board.