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Join us for the 6th Annual ICRC Conference, presented by the University of Central Florida located in beautiful, sunny Orlando, Florida, USA!


The annual International Crisis and Risk Communication Conference at UCF features presentations, workshops and panel discussions on strategic crisis communication issues, case studies, best practices and emerging trends, presented by a unique combined lineup of top practitioner professionals and prominent academics from around the world.


Enjoy the full conference, which includes all general session presentations, expert panel discussions and lively breakout sessions, as well as an evening kickoff welcome reception after check-in at the host hotel on Monday evening.  Join us for this important annual educational event, featuring several valuable topic presentations given by top university academics and esteemed practitioners of applied crisis communication planning and management.


As always, the ICRC Conference provides a relaxed and informal, peer-to-peer learning experience for communication researchers and professionals to share knowledge and firsthand experience surrounding this globally significant, emerging and evolving field.

The ICRC Conference Experience at UCF



"What a week! Met cool peers from around the world..."

- Twitter comment from Arlyn Elizee, 2015 Conference Speaker and Attendee


“The organizers for this conference did an amazing job. Thanks for all your hard work.”

- 2015 Attendee Julie Johnson


“Families can handle the truth – don’t keep it from them.”

- 2015 Presenter Ken Jenkins
on "Malaysia Airlines Flight 370"



“Really good mix of academic and work-world presentations!”

- 2015 Attendee Kena Lewis