Our Partners:


As the leading global provider of media research, distribution, monitoring and evaluation services, we provide the resources needed to grow with our clients and the public relations profession.
Cision provides the media intelligence and insight that improve communication performance and build reputation. We help corporate communicators around the world maximize the results of their media relations efforts.

Kreab Gavin Anderson is a world leading communications consultancy. We provide independent and strategic advice on high-stakes financial, corporate and public affairs communications.  
With operations in 25 countries, and over 350 highly experienced consultants, we offer communications counsel to the highest levels within companies, organizations, governments and governmental agencies.


Grayling is the world’s second largest independent Public Relations, Public Affairs, Investor Relations and Events consultancy with specialist services including CSR, environment and sustainability and digital. Grayling has 900 staff in 70 offices in 40 countries across the US, Western and Eastern Europe, Africa and Asia Pacific. The company has revenues in excess of €100 million (USD148 million). 

FERPI, the Italian Federation of Public Relations, was founded in 1970 and today represents over 1.000 professionals operating in all the fields of public relations.

The focus of its interests and activities is the promotion of significant initiatives at national and local level with the aim of analysing and improving the awareness of public relations in Italy at professional level and to enhance the specific characteristics of the PR profession. Ferpi offers to its members training and updating on professional and ethical themes and is also involved in analysing, discussing, searching and offering solutions on different aspects of new developments of public relations practices. Through the adoption of professional codes of ethics and of self-regulatory behaviour, Ferpi protects the interests of third parties (employers, clients and external interlocutors) and the professional interests of the members of the association. Ferpi is also involved in activities and agreements with several Italian Universities with the aim of providing guidelines to teachers and students in the different areas of communication and public relations and Uniferpi is Ferpi’s special section for university students.

At an international level Ferpi is one of the founding partners of Global Alliance (secretary general is the Italian Amanda Succi) and member of Euprera, whose president is currently Emanuele Invernizzi of IULM University of Milan. www.ferpi.it

A communications innovator, Ketchum ranks among the largest global communications consultancies and leads the industry in the U.K. and continental Europe as Ketchum Pleon. With five global practices – Brand Marketing, Corporate, Healthcare, Food and Nutrition, and Technology – and specialty capabilities that include Access Communications (high- and consumer-tech PR), Concentric Communications (experiential marketing, events and meetings), MMG (clinical trial recruitment), Ketchum Global Research Network, Ketchum Sports & Entertainment, and Ketchum Pleon Change (change management and workplace communications), Ketchum leverages its marketing and corporate communication expertise to build brands and reputations for clients. For more information on Ketchum, a unit of Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC), visit www.ketchum.com.  

Prime Group is a leading communications agency in the Nordic region, named Nordic Consultancy of the Year, for the second year running by the SABRE Awards jury. Based in Stockholm, Sweden, the group consists of more than 100 specialists in all aspects of marketing, corporate communications, public affairs, digital media, business intelligence, planning and strategic counseling.

Prime provide fully-integrated consulting services to global companies, professional services firms, industry associations, government agencies and other large organizations. Clients include Save the Children, Carlsberg, TeliaSonera and Electrolux.

Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies. With around 102,000 employees in more than 100 countries and territories, Shell helps to meet the world’s growing demand for energy in economically, environmentally and socially responsible ways.

Sermo Consulting is a small niche agency with long and extensive experience in strategic and tactical guidance in online corporate communication, for listed and non listed companies with global and local presence.

Sponsorship and exhibit opportunities

Would you like to contribute to the conference and earn great exposure to an international crowd of PR-professionals?

WPRF Sponsoring-partnership Benefits

Brand Advantage: – By supporting the WPRF, your organization supports an organization that is an advocate for acceptable ethical standards within the field of Public Relations; this can be seen as a noblecause on your organization’s part from prospective clients thereby improving its brand equity accordingly as clients perceptions are influenced by this partnership and association with the Global Alliance. As the Global Alliance continues to strive to advance the profession globally while building a strong brand, it is also
achieving recognition at a global stage through its integration with reputable world bodies. This allows the sponsor to leverage from Global Alliance’s positive image thereby benefiting from the ‘halo’ effect.

Business Advantage: – Thanks to the goodwill and networking opportunities generated by the sponsorship activities, the sponsor can also benefit from a broad spectrum of information which would have otherwise come at a higher expense, such as access to member lists, etc. With such information being available from a global perspective, it is undoubtedly that it will aid the sponsor in maintaining a competitive business advantage.

Relationship Advantages: – In business today, people are aware of the growing strategic importance of professional communication for the success of any business. By supporting an organization that is striving to set common ethics standards for the PR profession globally, the sponsor not only benefits from instantaneous visibility but will undoubtedly have set a clear signal to current and future relevant stakeholders such as employees, clients as well as investors. In terms of high attraction and high retention in the labour market, the sponsor will also benefit from this multiplier effect.