Back into the Fray, a Return to the ICA Conference

In this episode of Growing Up Comm, Sarah Pila-Leiderman interviews Jennifer Le (Senior Manager of Conference Services & Office Manager), Laura Sawyer (Executive Director of ICA), and Noshir Contractor (ICA President-Elect) as the communication world prepares for the the first every hybrid International Communication Association Conference anchored in Paris, France with 11 Regional Hubs around the world. Sarah Pila and company spend some time highlighting the upcoming event, and the best approach to experiencing the conference both in person and virtually. The panel also discusses how to engage the crowds, overcome social anxieties, and multiple opportunities to “recharge” one’s battery.
Sarah Pila-Leiderman
Jennifer Le
Laura Sawyer
Noshir Contractor

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Twitter - @SarahCPila
Jennifer Le 
Senior Manager of Conference Services & Office Manager |  International Communication Association
Twitter - @jenuinle
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Executive Director | International Communication Association
ICA Twitter - @icahdq 
Twitter - @LSawyerED

President-Elect | International Communication Association P
Jane S. & William J. White Professor of Behavioral Sciences | Behavioral Sciences at Northwestern University
Twitter - @noshir

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Back into the Fray, a Return to the ICA Conference
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