Communications Seminar Series - Complete Series Package

Communications working group
This seminar series focuses on communications tools including news releases, investor presentations, digital marketing, IR websites and Board reports.

Communications Seminar Series Schedule
September 27: Maximizing Exposure with Your News Releases
Sponsored by Business Wire
News releases enable companies to keep investors and other stakeholders informed of their performance and new developments. This session will explore current and emerging practices related to news releases and how issuers are leveraging these communication tools to engage stakeholders and extend their reach.

September 29: Maximizing Investor Engagement with Your Investor Presentation
Sponsored by 6ix
Investor presentations are a primary communication tool for IROs. We will discuss best practices and trends in terms of content, how they are being used at conferences, one-on-ones and more plus whether they are meeting the needs of stakeholders.

October 4: Maximizing Your Reach with Your Digital Marketing
Sponsored by TMX Group
Digital marketing is here to stay and many IROs are just scratching the surface. Hear how IROs from various industries and market caps are leveraging digital marketing to extend their reach to existing and potential investors. We’ll discuss the mediums they use; how they tailor their message for the audience and medium; and how they measure success.

October 6: Maximizing the Investor Experience with Your IR Websites 
Sponsored by Q4 Inc.
A strong IR website clearly communicates your company’s investment proposition and provides important information in a user-friendly format. Hear how IROs leverage their website to effectively provide investors with the information they need and engage with a global audience.

October 18: Maximizing IR’s Value Through Your Board Interaction & Reporting
Sponsored by Irwin
IR Board reports are a key tool for informing the Board of changes in investor sentiment and market behaviour. As an IRO, content for this critical document draws from your relationships with the Street and demonstrates your value to the Board and organization. Hear what information and insights are typically included in best-in-class board reports.

Over an easy-to-use online platform, content experts will share their knowledge through facilitated live conversations in convenient, one-hour sessions with an extra 15 minutes dedicated to audience Q&A. This series of webcasts is eligible for 6 CEUs.

Date: September 27, 29, October 4, 6, and 18
Time: 1:00 - 2:15pm ET
Cost: $129 for CIRI members,  $179 for non-members (plus taxes)

Register on this page for the full series and receive a 25% discount or register for individual sessions by clicking on the session titles above.

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Thank you to our event sponsors


What You Will Learn

  • Update on developments related to communications best practices across a variety of mediums; 
  • Results from recently conducted research on the session topics; and 
  • Tips and tricks you can implement to improve your communication tools.

Who Should Attend

This event is intended for all individuals who contribute to their company's suite of communication tools. 


Greg Blazina, General Manager - Canada, Business Wire
Rob Buchanan, CPIR, Director, Investor Relations, Karora Resources Inc.
Tanya Finney, Investor Relations Analyst, Stantec
Jonathan Hackshaw, Senior Director, Investor Relations & Corporate Communications, Information Services Corporation (ISC)
Melanie Hennessey, Vice President, Corporate Communications, NOVAGOLD Resources Inc.
Karoline Hunter, Head, TSX Company Services, TMX Group
Matthew Keevil, Director, Investor Relations & Corporate Communications, Ivanhoe Mines Ltd.
Stacey Pavlova, Vice President, Investor Relations & Communications, Faraday Copper Corp.
Bianca Pisciola, Chief Revenue Officer, 6ix
Ryall Stroud, Director, Capital Markets, Irwin
Chris Williams, Assistant Vice President, Investor Relations, Canadian Western Bank
Ruth Winker, CPIR, Senior Director, Communications and Corporate Affairs, Jamieson Wellness
Jay Vaidya, Solutions Consultant, Q4 Inc.
Nicholas Van Dyk, Chief Financial Officer, NorthIsle Copper and Gold

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be received 48 hours in advance for reimbursement. Please contact Kaitlin Davis if you need to cancel your registration.

9/27/2022 1:00 PM - 10/18/2022 2:15 PM
Eastern Daylight Time

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