Welcome to AMEC’s News Archive. Here is the latest news focuses on providing information, knowledge sharing and best practice.

What does President Trump’s communications style mean?

Donald J. Trump, the 45th President of the United States, has used Twitter to communicate, and has received a mixed basket of positive and negative feedback while doing so. He understands that, to reach people today, he cannot ignore the digital world, filtered or not.

AMEC Framework – Challenge to “make it an industry standard!”

International PR industry commentator Stephen Waddington had both praise and a challenge for AMEC in his look at Public Relations for 2017

Measurement Month – 2017 dates confirmed

See the dates for the global AMEC Measurement Month 2017. More details coming soon so that you can start to plan your Measurement Month activity in good time

Learning to Win! – Webinars to show how

Want to learn how to win in the AMEC Awards? Sign up for one of our special January Awards webinars and find out!

New Board announced – Emergence of Twitter lobbying

AMEC has announced the composition of its new International Board for 2017 and the leaders of its International Chapters following the Elections.

PR industry backs Summit – Strong Asia support

Five organisations have already become Industry Summit Supporters to help us promote the first AMEC Global Summit to be held in Asia – and we are talking to others!

Awards top tip – Try this and get ahead

The new software programme introduced for the AMEC Awards lets you experiment with your draft and come back to it later for further polishing!

Book now for Bangkok! – EarlyBird offers available

Why not use un-used 2016 budgets to book now for the AMEC Global Summit in Bangkok in May next year through the Summit website!!

Biggest ever AMEC judging panel

Entries in the 2017 AMEC Awards will be judged by an International Jury of experienced clients, PR consultancy managers and leaders of professional organisations. We are grateful to them for their time.

Global Summit – Bangkok Summit gears up

A bold theme to reflect the disruption and innovation taking place in communications has been chosen for the AMEC Global Summit in Bangkok.

5 Measurement Resolutions for 2017

Jeni Chapman, North America Co-Chair for AMEC and Principal at Incite & Impact Consulting, and John Pluhowski, Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer, Corporate and Public Affairs at TD Bank, take an early look at New Year Resolutions for 2017.


It’s time to start planning for the AMEC’s 2017 International Communications Effectiveness Awards. Look out for the announcement that the online entry system is live on Wednesday November 9.

How to measure Communication

Leading communications professional Rachel Miller has lost count of the times she has judged industry awards and been frustrated by the lack of measurement in the entries. But she says there are no excuses any more!