Southwest District Conference

Join PRSA Houston and members from the 13 chapters in the PRSA Southwest District for the 2019 PRSA Southwest District Conference, taking place April 24-26 at the Whitehall Hotel in Downtown Houston. The conference will bring together public relations and communications professionals from across Texas, Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, New Mexico and Oklahoma for three days of professional development and networking. The conference theme will be LAUNCH and the official conference hashtag will be #PRSALaunch.


We are currently seeking breakout session speakers and panelists from around the U.S., PRSA members and non-members alike, for a variety of topics relating to the public relations industry. Priority will be given to proposals that are innovative and unique. Attendees are particularly interested in resources and learning opportunities within the following subject categories: Leadership and Management, Reputation and Crisis Communications, Marketing and Measurement, Diversity and Inclusion, and Special Interests. To apply and learn more, read through the proposal guidelines here and submit your application by Nov. 30, 2018.


If you’re interested in building awareness and interest in your company’s services or products, explore sponsorship opportunities available at the PRSA Southwest District Conference here. From the presenting sponsor to student scholarships to in-kind sponsorships, there are many ways you and your team can participate as a sponsor at the conference.

If you have questions regarding speaking or sponsorship opportunities, contact Amy Lach or Isidro Reyna. Mark your calendars for the 2019 PRSA Southwest District Conference and stay tuned for more details to come!