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PRSSA Announces Theme for 2020 International Conference

February 20, 2020

"Center Stage: A Spotlight on Your Future in Public Relations" to Serve as Focus in Nashville

PRSSA University of Memphis Chapter to Serve as Host Committee

NEW YORK, February 20, 2020 — PRSSA, the foremost organization for students interested in the public relations and communications fields, announced today "Center Stage: A Spotlight on Your Future in Public Relations" as the theme for this year's International Conference. The event is set to take place at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, Tenn. from Oct. 23–27.

"Students should be excited for Nashville," said Nicholas Goebel, PRSSA National President. "The PRSSA University of Memphis Chapter has shown that they are up to the challenge of providing a fabulous Conference experience, and we cannot wait to witness their vision come to life in October."

PRSSA will work alongside the University of Memphis Chapter to develop exciting programming, where Conference attendees will have the opportunity to participate in engaging sessions, network with fellow students and gain industry insight from leading public relations professionals. PRSSA members will get to experience all that Music City has to offer, while putting a spotlight on their future careers.

"The team is ecstatic to host the 2020 International Conference this October in Nashville," said A. Kix Patterson, 2020 International Conference Coordinator. "We are committed to creating a Conference that features diverse programming throughout and fosters an inclusive environment for our attendees to grow professionally. We are proud of our innovative planning and outreach abilities and look forward to seeing PRSSA members from across the globe in October!"

For more information about the PRSSA 2020 International Conference, visit the website or contact Jeneen Garcia, PRSSA Executive Director, at jeneen.garcia@prsa.org.

About the Public Relations Student Society of America
The Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) is the foremost organization for students interested in public relations and communications. Founded in 1968 by its parent organization, the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), PRSSA includes nearly 9,000 student members and advisers, and is active on nearly 375 colleges and university campuses, including in Argentina, Colombia, Peru and Puerto Rico. For more information, please visit www.prssa.org.

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