On 23rd February 2017, the APRC Committee did a courtesy visit to the office of Sindo Newspaper and met Mr. Kusmiyanto – Head of Business Development Section, Ms. Venny Lastikawati – Public Relations of Sindo and Mr. Chamad Hojin – Senior Editor of Koran Sindo to discuss about Sindo Newspaper as the media partner of ASEAN Public Relations Conference 2017 that will be held in Bali, 20-23rd September 2017
The Director of Membership of APRN Ms. Rizka Septiana also did a courtesy visit to Pewarta Foto Indonesia (PFI) and met Mr. Fransiskus – Secretary General of PFI, Mr. Kurniawan Mas’ud as the Head Division of Social Media, and Mr. Agung Kuncahya as the vice secretary of PFI.
During this meeting, PFI has officially become a member of APRN. PFI has also received the membership certificate of APRN given by the Director of Membership – Ms. Rizka Septiana. PFI has also stated that they are giving their full support for APRC. This collaboration is aimed to strengthen the relations between PR and the media as well as to improve the human resources of journalist and PR in Indonesia.