HarbourClub works with various partner organizations from the field of communications.
TEDx is part of the global series of TED conferences, where an exclusive group of about 1'000 experts from all kinds of different fields gather to share their ideas. The TEDxZurich ideas and technology conference was held for the first time in 2010. Details for the next event will be published in due time.
USI Università della Svizzera italiana
A long-standing partnership is in place with USI Università della Svizzera italiana in Lugano. Both organizations work together on a regular basis to host the EMScom Excellence-in-communications Lectures and the Lac Leman Communications Forum. The USI’s Faculty of Communication Sciences, which also enjoys good international links, is acknowledged as one of the leading institutions for relevant education and training at a managerial level. Its demanding Master courses have an excellent reputation within the industry.
BPRA and pr suisse
HarbourClub is also in regular contact with the Association of PR Agencies in Switzerland (BPRA), which brings together some 25 medium-sized and large agencies, and pr suisse (Schweizer Public Relations Verband SPRV – the Swiss Public Relations Association), a professional association with seven regional societies, which represents the interests of some 1,600 PR specialists and is involved among other things in training and development, including examinations.
In addition, HarbourClub is a member of the Global Alliance . The Global Alliance for PR and Communication Management is the confederation of the world’s major PR and communication management associations and institutions, representing about 160,000 practitioners and academics around the world. The Global Alliance’s mission is to unify the public relations profession, raise professional standards all over the world, share knowledge for the benefit of its members and be the global voice for public relations in the public interest.
Since 2015, the Swiss business magazine for communication, "persönlich ", is a media partner of the HarbourClub. Members publish articles on new developments in integrated communication and activities of the club life.