30th Annual Kenneth Owler Smith Symposium on Public Relations

Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 5 p.m. 9 p.m. Wallis Annenberg Hall (ANN), Auditorium (L105A)

Please join us on April 16, 2020 for the 30th Kenneth Owler Smith Symposium. 

The Kenneth Owler Smith Symposium is USC Annenberg’s annual overview of the public relations industry. It has been the premier event for public relations students and practitioners in Southern California since its inception in 1990.

USC Center for Public Relations Director Fred Cook will present highlights of the 2020 Global Communications Report.


  • Welcome reception at 5 p.m.
  • The event begins promptly at 6:30 p.m.