The 25th silver anniversary edition of International Public Relations Research Symposium (BledCom) will be held on July 5, 6, & 7, 2018 in Rikli Balance Hotel (ex. Hotel Golf Bled), Slovenia.
Call for Papers for BledCom 2018: A World in Crisis: The Role of Public Relations. BledCom is 25! What began as an annual gathering of scholars and practitioners in public relations and related disciplines to discuss contemporary communication and management problems has blossomed into what it is today. As the oldest conference in our field that is not affiliated with a professional or academic association, we have come much farther than we had expected in 1994! Read more here.


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Start planning your attendance at BledCom 2019 to celebrate the 26th Edition!!!
13. 7. 2018

We will reunite for the 26th edition of BledCom from July 4 to 6, 2019 in Rikli Balance Hotel (formerly Golf Hotel) by Lake Bled, Slovenia. The theme will be: Trust and Reputation. But please note that as in the past, you may submit papers on any topic related to public relations and its allied domains.

Dinners amidst unspoilt nature
21. 3. 2018

BledCom 2018 will feature dinners in three remarkable locations. Dinner on Thursday, July 5 will take place in Skipass Restaurant, Kranjska Gora; dinner on Friday July 6 will be offered a Vila Podvin Radovljica; and dinner on Saturday, July 7 will be offered at Gostilna Krištof, Predoselje (near Kranj).

The price of a 3-course conference dinner with a complimentary glass of wine is 45 EUR (22% VAT included).

Early Bird Deadline is on May 5
7. 3. 2018

This year, a reduced Early Bird Registration Fee (355 Euros) saves you 45 Euros, if you register by May 5, 2018. Note that the registration fee includes 22% VAT as per EU rules. For conference registration, please visit:

BledCom launches EUPRERA Presidents' panel
16. 2. 2018

On the occasion of its 25 jubilee edition, BledCom is launching the new EUPRERA Presidents' panel: a session during which EUPRERA's past presidents will offer their views and stimulate debate.

EUPRERA 20th Annual Congress, Big Ideas!
13. 2. 2018

Challenging Public Relations Research and Practice keynote speakers have been announced. Let us remind you about the forthcomming deadline for the Master Award applications on February 27 and the abstract submission deadline on February 28, 2018. Read more on: