Kansas Association
of  Public Information
Officers
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Annual Conference



Are you ready to learn the essentials for Public Information Officers? You know...crisis management, media relations, social media, managing special events, graphic design and "other duties as assigned." Well, you won't want to miss KAPIO 2017: Essential PIO. The conference will be May 4 and 5 in Wichita.

Register for the conference and purchase your 2017 KAPIO membership online: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kapio-membership-2017-conference-tickets-32339632712

The conference will be held in Wichita at Hotel at Old Town. Session details and speakers to follow. Join our group of over 100 PIOs from every corner of our state to network, share resources and collaborate on what works (and what doesn't).  See you in Wichita!

KAPIO has secured a discounted hotel price (while supplies last).  You must use this link for a $99 Double Queen Studio Suite or $109 for a King Studio Rate. We have a 50 room block set at this time which will expire on April 5! Use this link to make your reservation.

Our sessions and speakers will focus on:

  • Community Engagement
  • Building Relationships and Having Difficult Conversations in a Community
  • Media Relations
  • Tech Trends for Communications
  • Open Records and Open Meetings
  • Emergency Management and Crisis Communications

We are confirming speakers now and will have a schedule out in a few weeks. 

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