2012 Critical Issues Forum

Collision Course: Reputation, Brand & Reality

October 25
9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
583 Park Avenue, New York City

Registration Closed
The 2012 Critical Issues Forum: Collision Course: Reputation, Brand and Reality will examine the interplay between corporate reputation, brands and the consumer experience.  Our annual signature event attracts more than 200 public relations industry leaders and has sold out the past three years, so register early.  Join us for a day of discussion on the most pressing issues facing agency leaders and their firms.

View the program agenda


Caryl Stern – President & CEO, U.S. Fund for UNICEF
Bridget Coffing – Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications, McDonald’s
Steven Curtis, Corporate Manager, Corporate Communications, Toyota Motors N.A.
Robert Fronk – Executive Vice President & Global Corporate Reputation Lead, Harris Interactive
Peter Land
– Senior Vice President, Communications, PepsiCo
Janet Robinson – Former CEO, The New York Times Company
David Reuter – Vice President, Corporate Communications, Nissan
Greg Martin – Executive Director, Communications, General Motors
Sara Tatchio
– Manager, Global Integrated Communications, Ford Motor Company
Kelly Vanasse – Vice President, Communications, P&G Global Business Units

Event Moderators:

Rob Flaherty – Senior Partner & CEO, Ketchum
Dave Senay – President & CEO, Fleishman-Hillard
Stephanie Smirnov – Chief Executive Officer, DeVries Public Relations

New this year:

  • Interactive Audience Voting
  • Live Graphic Recording
  • Mobile Device Driven Q&A

Registration Fees

Member: $650
Member Additional Registrant: $600
Member Table for 10: $4,950