CIPR Announces Prospective Candidates for President-Elect

Ahead of this evening’s husting debate, the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) has announced the following as Prospective Candidates for President–Elect in 2017.

Further information about their nomination will be available on Monday, 5 September. Tonight's debate will be streamed live via YouTube. Questions can be submitted to the debate via email to

The event takes place at the CIPR Offices, 52-53 Russell Square, London WC1B 4HP, with Registration from 6pm. The debate can be followed on Twitter using #CIPRElection. To attend, or for further information on the debate, visit Eventbrite.

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About the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR)Founded in 1948, the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) is the Royal Chartered professional body for public relations practitioners in the UK and overseas. The CIPR is the largest membership organisation for PR practitioners outside of North America. By size of turnover and number of individually registered members, we are the leading representative body for the PR profession and industry in Europe.

The CIPR advances professionalism in public relations by making its members accountable to their employers and the public through a code of conduct and searchable public register, setting standards through training, qualifications, awards and the production of best practice and skills guidance, facilitating Continuing Professional Development (CPD), and awarding Chartered Public Relations Practitioner status (Chart.PR).