The PRSI(Public Relations Society of India) Guwahati Chapter organised the “Northeast Public Relations Conclave 2018” in 14th July 2018 on the theme “PR- The way ahead” at NEDFi House, Guwahati. The inagural session was followed by 3 technical sessions on contemporary issues related to PR followed by the Valedicrtory session.
Director General of Police Dr. Kuladhar Saikia, IPS graced the event as the Chief Guest, while Mr.P.J.Baruah, Executive Editor, The Assam Tribune delivered the Keynote address at the inagural session. Welcomig the distingushied guests, speakers and the house, Chairperson PRSI Guwahati Chapter Ms. Madhuchanda A Choudhury(NRL) gave a gist of the activities undertaken by PRSI Guwahati Chapter to promote the profession of PR in the region. The NE PR Conclave organised bt the chapter is designed as a PR Jamboree for the region with participation of PR & CC professionals, practitioners, aadvertising professionals, representatives from the Govt. and Corporate houses, important stakeholders, students and academicians,she said.Mr. A.K.Biswas, Circle Development officer, SBI NE Circle, VP East Ms. M.S.Mazumder and Chapter General Secretary Ms. Sita Baruah( IndianOil Guwahati Refinary) also addressed the session.
The first technical session was on the theme : PR as a tool for effective Governance with DIPR Arunachal Pradesh, Mr. Obang Tayeng, DIPR, Assam, Mr. Rajib Prakash Barua, and Commisioner Disabilities and till recently MD Assam Tourism Development Commision Mr.Kausar.J. Hilaly as panelists. The session was moderated by Chapter Jt.Secy Mr. S S inha Roy(Doordarshan).
The second technical session was on the theme : Creating a best fit for a career in PR with Mr. Sundeep Kumar, Chief executive, Craft Beton, Dalmia Bharat Group, New Delhi, CPRO NF Railways Mr. PJ Sarma and free lancing HR specialists Ms. Urmila Barua lending perspective to the theme. The session was moderated by Chapter Executive member Dr. D.K.Mazumder (AIR Tezpur).
The third technical session on PR in a digitally connected world had Mr. Surendra Kumar, IPS, IGP, CID and Mr. Manish Choudhury, Consultant, Digitalant throwing light on various aspects of PR. The session was moderated by Chapter Vice Chairperson Ms. Ruma Chakraborty (Big Fm).
The valedictory session was graced by Mr. Hiren Ch. Nath, IPS, Commissioner of Police, Assam and popular Actress Ms. Barasha Rani Baishya. The session was moderated by Chapter Executive Member Ms. Jumita Saikia(NEDFi).