Past Events
October 19, 2019
PRSA Icon San Diego Conference

The PRSA International Conference in San Diego will spotlight the intersection of technology and media, and lead the competition by providing unparalleled information, strategies and tools for the new trends impacting the industry — essential to your professional success. This year’s Conference will expand your…

October 15, 2019
October Monthly Chapter Networking Mixer – Wine & Friends

Join us for a fun get together after work in downtown Palo Alto at the Wine Room on Ramona Just a short walk from Caltrain! Time: 5:30 – 7:30pm Complimentary drink (and yummy appetizers) for all attendees! Please feel free to bring a friend.

September 17, 2019
September Monthly Chapter Networking Mixer – Wine & Friends

Join us for a fun get together after work in downtown Palo Alto at the Wine Room on Ramona Just a short walk from Caltrain! Time: 5:30 – 7:30pm Complimentary drink (and yummy appetizers) for all attendees! Please feel free to bring a friend.

July 25, 2019
July Bloomberg w/ Kara Wetzel

On July 25, join PRSA Silicon Valley at HP’s historic headquarters to learn about how Bloomberg operates and discuss trends in business media. Dr. Shaun Fletcher, San Jose State University Assistant Professor of Public Relations, will moderate a candid conversation with Kara Wetzel, Bloomberg’s San…

July 16, 2019
July Monthly Chapter Networking Mixer – Wine & Friends

Join us for a fun get together after work at Martins West in downtown Redwood City. Just a short walk from Caltrain! Time: 5:30 – 7:30pm Where: Martins West, 831 Main Street, Redwood City, CA One complimentary drink for all attendees! Please feel free to…

June 11, 2019
June Monthly Chapter Networking Mixer – Wine & Friends

Details Join us for a fun get together after work at the Wine Room in downtown Palo Alto. Just a short walk from Caltrain! Time: 5:30 – 7:30pm Where: The Wine Room, 520 Ramona Street, Palo Alto, CA One complimentary drink for all attendees! Please…

May 30, 2019
May New Professionals Summit Program: Silicon Valley

PRSA’s New Professionals Section is thrilled to be hosting a #CareersinPRogress one-day summit this year in Silicon Valley at Oracle Conference Center on May 30. The conference provides new professionals with sessions and workshops on the skills and knowledge they need to succeed in the…

May 14, 2019
May Monthly Chapter Networking Mixer – Wine & Friends

Details Join us for a fun happy hour at Martins West Gastropub in downtown Redwood City. Look for a PRSA Silicon Valley sign. When: Tuesday, May 14, 5:30pm – 7:30pm Where: Martins West, 831 Main Street, Redwood City, CA One complimentary drink and appetizers too!…

April 24, 2019
April Inside the Newsroom: New to the Beat

Join the Silicon Valley PRSA Chapter for our next Inside the Newsroom event at HP in Palo Alto. The “New to the Beat, New to the Valley” panel will feature journalists who are either covering their tech beat for the first time, or are new…

February 19, 2019
February Monthly Chapter Networking Mixer – Wine & Friends

Join us for a fun get together after work at Coupa Cafe in downtown Palo Alto. When: Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 5:30 – 7:30pm Where: Coupa Cafe – Ramona Street, Palo Alto, CA One complimentary drink for all attendees! Please feel free to bring a…

February 07, 2019
February – How to Manage Crisis Communications in Today’s Challenging Environment

Our political and media environments are increasingly complex and constantly evolving. What implications does this have for how businesses communicate when they experience a crisis? Please join the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Valley chapters of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) and BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe) as we discuss…

January 28, 2019
January – An Evening With: Women in Media, Women in Communications

This regional professional development program is presented by the Public Relations Society of America’s North Pacific District. For those attending in person, please plan to stay for a lively post-event networking reception with appetizers and wine tasting provided by Wine Access and event host, Norwest…

December 06, 2018
2018 Media Predicts Gala

The Annual Silicon Valley PR Holiday Gala PRSA-SV Media Predicts is the must-attend event of the year for anyone with a stake in high tech. Produced by PRSA Silicon Valley, this exciting pre-holiday event features top technology and business media discussing what was hot or not…

November 15, 2018
November – Examining the Myths & Realities of Artificial Intelligence

Please join the Silicon Valley and San Francisco Chapters of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) for this Inside the Newsroom event at Cloudflare HQ. Is artificial intelligence (AI) a fad or our future? A recent report by FleishmanHillard explores this hot-button issue. Please join the…

November 01, 2018
November – Inside the Newsroom: Covering Tech

Join the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Silicon Valley Chapter for our next Inside the Newsroom event in collaboration with IBM and Udacity! Topic: Technology is tackling some of humanity’s hardest challenges. Whether it’s AI fighting disease, robotics preventing car crashes, or blockchain helping…

September 27, 2018
August – Building the Future Workforce with Diversity & Inclusion

Please join the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Silicon Valley chapter at the eBay Headquarters for an evening focused on building the workplace with diversity and inclusion. In today’s turbulent political climate, it’s more important than ever that we embrace each other’s differences and…

September 20, 2018
September – What’s Driving the Data Center? New Trends in Enterprise Tech

Please join the San Francisco and Silicon Valley Chapters of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) for our next Inside the Newsroom panel at BOCA Communications’ new office overlooking Union Square. Topic: It often seems like the media are overly focused on tech titans…

July 18, 2018
July Monthly Chapter Networking Mixer

You’re invited! Join us on July 18th from 6-9pm for networking and a reception at CRU Wine Bar and Cafe in Redwood City. This event is open to all PR professionals and is free to attend. Please RSVP at: http://bit.ly/July-Meetup We hope to see you…

April 26, 2018
April – Measurement That Matters To The CMO

Sponsored by: Hotwire As CMOs increasingly assume responsibility for driving not just brand, but business growth, they have an opportunity to affect revenue and customer experience. Understanding what to measure, when and how is critical in evaluating the success or failure of a campaign –…

March 29, 2018
March – Inside the Newsroom: Exploring the Self-Driving Roadmap

Sponsored by: Baidu Join the Silicon Valley Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) for our next Inside the Newsroom event at Baidu’s autonomous driving facility in Sunnyvale. Topic: The technological advancements within the autonomous driving industry have dominated the media landscape in…

February 01, 2018
February – Inside the Newsroom: Reimagining the Future of Banking

Join the Silicon Valley and San Francisco Chapters of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) for our next Inside the Newsroom event with Early Warning! Topic: The banking industry is going to look a lot different in the next 10 years. Traditional players will be…

December 07, 2017
Annual Media Predicts Gala

The Annual Silicon Valley PR Holiday Gala PRSA-SV Media Predicts is the must-attend event of the year for anyone with a stake in high tech. Produced by PRSA Silicon Valley, this exciting pre-holiday event features top technology and business media discussing what was hot or not…

October 17, 2017
In Conversation w/ Andy Cunningham & Scott McGrew (NBC – Press: Here)

Join us on October 17 for a fireside chat with Andy Cunningham (interviewed by Scott McGrew/Press:Here – @ScottMcGrew) where she’ll share her experience working in PR in the Valley since the early 1980s and provide a behind the scenes look into her new book, GET TO AHA!: Discover Your…

September 27, 2017
Inside the Newsroom: eWeek, EE Times, SVBJ

Join the Silicon Valley Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) for our next Inside the Newsroom: Media Talk Tech panel event with EE Times, SV Business Journal and eWeek! ALL PROCEEDS GO TO HURRICANE RELIEF EFFORTS! Moderator: Heather Lynch Hansen, Stanford Graduate School…

September 14, 2017
Meetup at Vino Locale

Join PRSA Silicon Valley for networking at Vino Locale! We will provide light appetizers and wine to start if you’ll spend some of your Wednesday night happy hour with us. The event is free to attend and is open to both members and non-members of…

July 26, 2017
Inside the Newsroom w/ Wired, Fast Company, USA Today

Join the Silicon Valley and San Francisco Chapters of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) for our next Inside the Newsroom: Media Talk Tech panel event with WIRED, Fast Company, and USA Today! Please join us for a lively discussion on this topic with: Moderator: Emily Borders, Principal,…

June 01, 2017
Networking Meetup
March 30, 2017
AI: Hype vs. Reality

Steve Mnich, Head of Silicon Valley External Relations, IBM will moderate a Bay Area influencer panel focused on “AI: Hype vs. Reality”. The conversation will explore the hype of AI, implications of its current state in the business world and if the timelines for AI match…

August 30, 2016
WIRED – Inside the Newsroom

Join the Silicon Valley Chapter of the PRSA at the next Inside the Newsroom series event with WIRED. The event is hosted by HP Inc. WIRED tells an ongoing adventure story—the invention of the future. It is the essential source of information and ideas that make sense…

July 26, 2016
Inside the Newsroom: Diversity in the Newsroom and on the Front Page

The diversity conversation continues to be front and center in the media with attention on diversity inside tech companies, LBGT rights, the gender gap in capital and pay, and race-related dialogues like #BlackLivesMatter and #OscarsSoWhite. As organizations work to address these issues, the media will…

July 20, 2016
In Conversation with Quentin Hardy, New York Times

Join PRSA Silicon Valley and Oracle for a fireside chat with The New York Times Deputy Technology Editor Quentin Hardy. As one of the world’s largest and most prestigious news organizations, The New York Times drives much of the conversation on how technology is changing the lives of people…

July 13, 2016
July Meetup Happy Hour

Join PRSA Silicon Valley for networking each month! We will provide light appetizers and sangria to start if you’ll spend some of your Wednesday night happy hour with us. The event is free to attend and is open to both members and non-members of PRSA.

June 15, 2016
June Happy Hour Meetup
May 18, 2016
May Happy Hour Meetup
April 20, 2016
April Happy Hour Meetup

Join PRSA Silicon Valley for networking and wine each month.

March 29, 2016
Inside the Newsroom: Bloomberg

Join us for the first Inside the Newsroom of 2016 at Bloomberg, where PR pros can learn about trends in business media from leading business journalists. Panelists include: Brad Stone, Bloomberg Global Tech Lead Mark Milian, Tech Editor Danielle Culbertson, Managing Editor of TV & Radio Under the…