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Communicate Stronger 2024:
Navigating Trends, Creating Connections

In a rapidly evolving communications and marketing landscape, staying ahead of trends is crucial. This year’s conference shines a spotlight on digital marketing trends and strategy, and underscores the pivotal role of strategic communications in everything we do.


8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. CDT

Thursday, May 2, 2024

Bismarck Event Center

Prairie Rose Rooms 104 & 105

315 S. 5th St., Bismarck, ND 58504

Park in the Exhibit Hall parking lot across from Sidelines.

Enter through door E42 and go up to the second floor.

Keynote Speaker Arik Hanson

Arik Hanson, principal of Arik Hanson Social Media, has more than 25 years’ experience in the marketing and communications industry, and 15+ focused solely on social media marketing.


He’s spent the last decade-plus providing companies with customized social media audits, strategies, coaching and content development so they can show up at its best online. 


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Keynote Speaker Lynn Bargmann


Lynn Bargmann is chief communications officer for North Dakota’s largest state government agency: Health and Human Services. She has more than three decades of experience in marketing, communications, training and business development, spanning both public and private sectors. She is passionate about supporting communications professionals in developing strategic communications and change management campaigns that deliver optimal results for their stakeholders.

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As a communicator, you don't just need a headshot – you need a headshot that communicates your personality in a professional and engaging way. Twelve 9 Photography will be shooting modern headshots throughout the day at Communicate Stronger.


Headshots are free to registered attendees. We'll contact everyone closer to the event date to reserve a timeslot.



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