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Welcome to IABC Victoria

Since 1970, the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) has set the standard of global excellence for communication professionals.

IABC Victoria is the world’s largest IABC chapter outside North America. We run an active program of events, networking opportunities, professional development, international certification and global industry awards.

Our members are part of a rapidly growing communication association and one that is fiercely focused on the needs of Victorian communication professionals.

It’s one of the best industry membership groups in the world.

Elevate Your Value

We deliver internationally-recognised professional development programs that increase our members’ credibility and value as strategic communication professionals.

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Events

We’re thrilled to announce our IABC Victoria Bronze Quill Awards and 20th Anniversary Gala will be held on Monday 29 July and we can’t wait to share this special evening with you.

Once again we’ll be celebrating the amazing way Victorian communication professionals have improved organisational effectiveness through excellence in strategic communication. This year we’re also commemorating our 20 year anniversary, so it’s going to be an extra special night. You’ll get to catch up with past presidents, past board members and reminisce about how our profession and association have changed over the past 20 years.

Over a three course meal held at Metropolis overlooking the beautiful Melbourne skyline in Southbank, there’ll be plenty of networking opportunities and live entertainment so start planning that fabulous outfit and get ready to celebrate in style!

When: Monday 29 July, 2019
Where: Metropolis, level 4, Southgate Shopping & Restaurant Precinct, Southgate Avenue Vic 3006
Time: 6:30pm (arrival drinks) for a 7pm start
Cost: $155

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The Corporate Rebels are on a mission to make work more fun. And they’re coming to Melbourne for one event only!

Based in the Netherlands, they travel the world on the hunt for the world’s most progressive organisations that organise work in radically different ways, including Spotify, Google and Patagonia. They have also interviewed over one hundred of the world’s best thinkers on alternative ways of working that unleash the potential of employees.

If you are after inspiration around how to shake things up at your workplace join us on Thursday 8 August to hear from the Corporate Rebels as they share their inspiring insights on reinventing the workplace status quo and achieving success based on freedom and mutual trust.

When: Thursday 8 August 2019
Where: Aurecon Centre, Level 8, 850 Collins Street, Melbourne
Time: 7:30am (breakfast) for an 8:00am start. Event ends by 9:30am.
Cost: $65 members | $90 non-members

This event is brought to you by IABC Victoria and is proudly sponsored by Aurecon: Bringing Ideas to Life

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Certification

Certification is a great way to validate your experience, benchmark your skills and measure your career progress. At IABC Victoria, we fully support our members to attain this goal.

The Global Communication Certification Council (GCCC) offers two levels of certification: Communication Management Professional (CMP) and Strategic Communication Management Professional (SCMP).

IABC Academy

The IABC Academy is IABC’s online training hub. Sign up to online workshops facilitated by leading experts or join in a webinar to stay ahead of emerging issues in the profession.

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Memberships

We run an active program of events, networking opportunities, professional development, international certification and global industry awards. We offer you:

  • Professional development that can accelerate your communication, public relations, marketing or digital career
  • Connection to your local peers and a dynamic network of business communication professionals in more than 70 countries worldwide
  • Global recognition that will set you apart from the rest.
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Events

At IABC Victoria we’re always busy planning our next event, providing our members with many opportunities to develop, connect and be recognised. From our regular members-only mid-week mingles to professional development workshops with top industry experts, we’ve got everyone covered.

See all our upcoming events below and check back regularly for updates and registration.

We’re thrilled to announce our IABC Victoria Bronze Quill Awards and 20th Anniversary Gala will be held on Monday 29 July and we can’t wait to share this special evening with you.

Once again we’ll be celebrating the amazing way Victorian communication professionals have improved organisational effectiveness through excellence in strategic communication. This year we’re also commemorating our 20 year anniversary, so it’s going to be an extra special night. You’ll get to catch up with past presidents, past board members and reminisce about how our profession and association have changed over the past 20 years.

Over a three course meal held at Metropolis overlooking the beautiful Melbourne skyline in Southbank, there’ll be plenty of networking opportunities and live entertainment so start planning that fabulous outfit and get ready to celebrate in style!

When: Monday 29 July, 2019
Where: Metropolis, level 4, Southgate Shopping & Restaurant Precinct, Southgate Avenue Vic 3006
Time: 6:30pm (arrival drinks) for a 7pm start
Cost: $155

Read more
Purchase tickets

The Corporate Rebels are on a mission to make work more fun. And they’re coming to Melbourne for one event only!

Based in the Netherlands, they travel the world on the hunt for the world’s most progressive organisations that organise work in radically different ways, including Spotify, Google and Patagonia. They have also interviewed over one hundred of the world’s best thinkers on alternative ways of working that unleash the potential of employees.

If you are after inspiration around how to shake things up at your workplace join us on Thursday 8 August to hear from the Corporate Rebels as they share their inspiring insights on reinventing the workplace status quo and achieving success based on freedom and mutual trust.

When: Thursday 8 August 2019
Where: Aurecon Centre, Level 8, 850 Collins Street, Melbourne
Time: 7:30am (breakfast) for an 8:00am start. Event ends by 9:30am.
Cost: $65 members | $90 non-members

This event is brought to you by IABC Victoria and is proudly sponsored by Aurecon: Bringing Ideas to Life

Read more
Purchase tickets
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Develop

Certification

Certification is a great way to validate your experience, benchmark your skills and measure your career progress. At IABC Victoria, we fully support our members to attain this goal.

The Global Communication Certification Council (GCCC) offers two levels of certification: Communication Management Professional (CMP) and Strategic Communication Management Professional (SCMP).

IABC Academy

The IABC Academy is IABC’s online training hub. Sign up to online workshops facilitated by leading experts or join in a webinar to stay ahead of emerging issues in the profession.

icon_membership

Memberships

We run an active program of events, networking opportunities, professional development, international certification and global industry awards. We offer you:

  • Professional development that can accelerate your communication, public relations, marketing or digital career
  • Connection to your local peers and a dynamic network of business communication professionals in more than 70 countries worldwide
  • Global recognition that will set you apart from the rest.

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