UCR Communications Conference 2023
UCR Marketing & Communications Conference 2023
Don’t miss UC Riverside’s second annual Marketing & Communications Conference, September 13-14, on the 3rd floor of the HUB.
Join us for two days of outstanding content, where you can learn from and interact with marketing and communications experts from across the campus, other universities, and outside industries. Immerse yourself in discussions on branding, storytelling, digital marketing, events planning, public relations, and more.
Best of all, the conference is free for qualifying UCR employees and includes free continental breakfast and lunch daily, plus social and networking opportunities!
Vice President and Chief Brand Officer, George Mason University
Day One Keynote Speaker
Paul Allvin is Vice President and Chief Brand Officer for George Mason University, Virginia’s largest, most diverse, and most innovative research institution. He leads all university functions that serve as primary drivers of the Mason brand, including strategic communications, brand marketing, digital strategy, university events, trademarks and licensing, and FOIA response. Allvin has more than 30 years of experience in brand stewardship, communications, marketing, and journalism, having led strategic communications and brand stewardship teams at The University of Arizona, Make-A-Wish America, the USO, and America’s Promise Alliance.
HUB 302 South
Chief Communications and Marketing Officer, Seattle Children's Hospital
Day Two Keynote Speaker
Wendy Piñero-DePencier is a high-energy business leader with a deep appreciation for the dynamic field of marketing and a genuine enthusiasm for leveraging its strategic power to drive growth and connect with target audiences. A firm believer in the power of transferable skills, Wendy has gained valuable experience by working in various industries including technology, packaged goods, retail, casual dining, and most recently in non-profit sector. As the Chief Marketing and Communications Officer for Seattle Children’s, Wendy is responsible for all marketing and communication efforts for its three divisions: hospital, research, and foundation.
HUB 302 South