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Meet Vikram Chandra, novelist, professor, programmer

Vikram Chandra is our first keynote speaker. In his session The Art and Craft of Storytelling he will discuss what makes good stories work their magic on audiences and the simple techniques that can create emotionally-engaging, persuasive, and potentially transformative stories. Chandra was born in New Delhi, India and currently divides his time between Mumbai and Berkeley. He … Continue Reading »

Communications Awards Deadline Extended

You snooze…you get another chance! That’s right, the Berkeley Communications Awards deadline has been extended to next Monday, May 8. Submissions must be received by midnight. If you need a little inspiration, check out the winners from 2015. Who’s gonna rock the comms this year?

BC2 2017 is coming together!

The 6th annual Berkeley Communications Conference (BC2) will be held on Tuesday, June 13 from 8am-1:30pm at Alumni House. This year’s conference brings together various forms of storytelling, from literary to social, and news platforms (both real and fake) that broadcast these stories.   The morning will kick off with hot beverages and a welcome … Continue Reading »

BC2 2017!

Mark your calendars now for the next Berkeley Communications Conference (BC2) on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, location is Alumni House. Those of you who have attended past BC2 conferences will notice a change in this years schedule – we are not immune to Berkeley’s budget cuts, and thus BC2 will be a half day affair … Continue Reading »