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The Canadian Press speakers

Editors, bureau chiefs, reporters and other staff at The Canadian Press are often invited by professional associations such as the Canadian Public Relations Society and the International Association of Business Communicators to speak at conferences, seminars and workshops.

If you would like to invite a speaker from The Canadian Press to present at your event, please submit your request to We will respond promptly to explore the opportunity and check the availability of our speakers.

Recent topics covered by our speakers
  • What’s a good story and what can be done to get your story picked up
  • Effective electronic media relations
  • What stories make front page
  • Media perspective on election PR
  • The media environment then and now:  What’s changed? How does it impact your media relations strategies?
  • Sharing tips on what makes a good “news-style” photo
  • Copyright law and expectations
  • Editorial tips and trends for professional writers