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PRSA 2019 Counselors Academy Conference

May 5–7 | St. Pete Beach, Fla.

The 2019 conference is in the planning stage, please check back for updates.

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2019 Conference Program - TBD

Sunday, May 5

1–5 p.m.

Pre-Conference Session* 

*This is an additional ticketed event not included in the conference registration.

5–6 p.m.Counselors 101 New Attendee Session
6–7 p.m.

Opening Reception
Join the Counselors Academy Executive Committee for a welcome reception as we kick off this year’s event at the Don CeSar  Hotel among new and old friends celebrating the 2019 conference.

7–9 p.m.Dinner
Enjoy a regional culinary experience and amazing libations that showcase the vibrant and dynamic influences of Florida's Gulf Coast.
9 p.m.Networking

Monday, May 6

8 a.m.–5 p.m.
8–9 a.m.
9–10:30 a.m.   
10:45–11:45 a.m.

Breakout Sessions: Set I

Noon–1 p.m.

Breakout Sessions: Set II

1:45–2:45 p.m.

Luncheon Keynote

3–4 p.m.

Breakout Sessions: Set III

4:15–5:30 p.m.


7–10 p.m.

Dine-Around Evening in St. Pete*
Network with colleagues during dinner out in Toronto and the surrounding area.
Groups will leave promptly from the hotel lobby at 7 p.m. Latecomers will need to arrange their own transportation and directions.

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*Food and beverage costs are the responsibility of the attendee. Registration will take place online and at the conference registration desk in Toronto.

10 p.m.Networking

Tuesday, May 7

8 a.m.–5 p.m.Registration and Exhibits
8–9 a.m.Networking Breakfast
9–10:30 a.m.

Keynote Presentation

10:45–11:30 a.m.

Breakout Sessions: Set IV

Noon–1 p.m.


1:15–2:45 p.m.
3–4 p.m.

Breakout Sessions: Set V

4:15–5:15 p.m.

General Session

6:45-10 p.m.Closing Reception & Dinner
Join colleagues for a closing reception and dinner as we celebrate the 2019 Counselors Academy Conference.
10 p.m.Networking

Programming may be subject to change.