By GlobeNewswire, October 10, 2013, 02:39:00 PM EDT
Due to Government Shut Down, Conference Postponed Until Early December
WASHINGTON, Oct. 10, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GovDelivery, leading provider of public sector cloud-based communication solutions, announced today that it will reschedule its annual Federal Government Digital Communications event as a result of the current government shutdown. Now scheduled for December 9, 2013, the event will provide a platform for communicators and technologists from across the federal government to exchange best practices in leadership development, new technologies, and digital communications. The free event, "Federal Digital Communications Event: The Power of the Message," will be hosted by GovDelivery and the Federal Consulting Group (FCG), an activity in the U.S. Department of the Interior. This conference was originally scheduled for October 15, 2013. All current registrants will get an email with updated information.
The conference will be held at the Grand Hyatt in Washington D.C. and bring together more than 400 government employees and contractors to learn and discuss communication strategies and tactics that agencies can employ to drive mission results. Paul Smith, best-selling author of Lead with a Story, will deliver the keynote, focusing on how government communicators can use storytelling techniques to drive stakeholder action and meet mission goals. Further schedule and speaker details will be available and updated at http://bit.ly/DC-Comms-Event-PR.
Sponsors for this event include Carahsoft and GovLoop, the premier knowledge network for government employees. To register for this year's event, visit http://bit.ly/DC-Comms-Event-PR. Attendees can also register onsite the day of the conference.
GovDelivery, the leading provider of public sector cloud-based communication solutions, provides a massively scalable communications ecosystem that transforms the way public sector organisations, of all sizes, attract, inform, and engage stakeholders. More than 1,000 government entities, including more than half of major U.S. federal agencies, as well as state, county, and city governments in the U.S., and local authorities and central government agencies in the United Kingdom, use GovDelivery solutions to optimize their effectiveness, efficiency, and engagement in communications with the public. GovDelivery is an ICG (Nasdaq:ICGE) company. For more information, visit www.govdelivery.com.
CONTACT: Mary Yang
Senior Communications Manager