General Sir Mike Jackson to headline new series of CIPR events

General Sir Mike Jackson, former Chief of the General Staff, a man renowned for his direct style of communication, is to address public relations business leaders on the evening of Monday 16 March at Conway Hall, London.

Sir Mike will be the first speaker in the new ‘The Speaker Live’ series, an innovative and exciting programme of events featuring headline speakers from the worlds of media, technology, current affairs, business and politics.

Run in partnership with Specialist Speakers, these events will deliver thought-provoking talks and discussion on topics that are relevant to public relations practice now, and in the future.

Tickets for the first event with Sir Mike are now available to purchase for £35 + VAT for members and £45 + VAT for non-members. All tickets include a complimentary bar and canapés.

Notes to editors

Notes to editors

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).