Greetings from Prita Kemal Gani, MBA, MCIPR, APR

Screen-Shot-2014-10-22-at-5.07.26-PMThe implementation of ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) 2015 is already insight. Echo sounding of the markets in recent years has made business people think and work hard in dealing with this, so as not to lose out to the competition. In AEC 2015, there are nine pillars which exist in the mutual recognition agreement (MRA) and so far the PR profession has not yet been included. However, this does not mean the PR world is sleeping.
  1. About APRN

    Facing the challenges ahead of the ASEAN Community 2015, Mrs. Prita Kemal Gani, MBA, MCIPR, APR, Founder & Director of LSPR-Jakarta who is also the chairperson of Perhumas (Public Relations Association of Indonesia), has taken the initiative to make LSPR – Jakarta as the centre for ASEAN Public Relations

  2. Vision, Mission and Value

    To be the highest holder of PR professional standards in ASEAN or its PR central.

  3. Activities

    To set guidelines for standard competency and knowledge on Public Relations To create a universal code of conduct in PR practice To standardize the practice as a pool of talents

Constitutions & By Laws


13Dec 2018

Jose Velasco – President of Global Alliance gives a speech about How Public Relations Play Communication Value in a Numerous International Environment

On December 7, 2018, the 2nd Public Relations and Globalization Communication Summit and the 2018 Golden Flag Awards Ceremony were unveiled in Beijing. “The History of Chinese Cultural Communication and Public Relations” was exhibited at the same time. This is the first exhibition of development history in the field of Public Relations. It pays tribute to the 40 years of reform and opening up from the perspective of Public Relations, and unveiled a new page in the industry to promote business prosperity and social progress.


At the conference, Public Relations experts from home and abroad shared the past, present and future of Public Relations from the perspectives of intelligence and business value, and gave Chinese Public Relations practitioners greater inspiration and expectation in terms of internationalization, professionalism and forward-looking.

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13Dec 2018

President Joko Widodo Open the PR Convention 4.0

JAKARTA, 10 December 2018 – Three hundred participants of National Public Relations Convention 2018 attended the PR Convention 4.0 and were welcomed by the President of Republic Indonesia Mr. Jokowi at the Presidential Palace. The President gave a speech on the challenges of PR in the future especially in the era of digital technology.

Opening ceremony of PR Convention 4.0 at Presidential Palace

PR Convention 4.0 itself was held by Indonesia Public Relations Association in collaboration with 10 other social organizations such as ASPIKOM, ISKI, BAKOHUMAS, and FORUM HUMAS BUMN. It was a 2 day event in which, after the opening by President Jokowi, the convention moved to the Ballroom Djakarta Theatre with other topics and agendas to discuss, such as, Goverment PR Transformation, Personal Branding and Reputation in 4.0 era, Media Landscape in Digital Era, and Role of PR 4.0 to Encourage Millennials.

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13Dec 2018

Prita Kemal Gani Gives an Opening Remarks for ASEAN SPOT 3rd Talk Series

JAKARTA, 27th November 2018 – ASEAN Public Relations Network held its 3rd Talk Series for ASEAN SPOT with the topic of Creative Communications During Crisis at Prof Djajusman Auditorium and Performance Hall, LSPR Jakarta.

Audrey Progastama Petriny – Group Head of Communications AirAsia, gives an explanation about Communication Strategy in Crisis handling to the audience

Crisis may occur in all forms of organisations, whether from the public or private sector, and profit and non-profit organisations. For instance, AirAsia crisis management occurs during events such as airplane incidents, which involve the loss of lives, property, as well as serious environmental and reputational impact. For online media such as, crisis may arise when dealing with fake news being distributed to the public from other abundant medias.

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13Dec 2018

Global Alliance for PR and Communications Management Board Meeting in Jakarta – Indonesia


JAKARTA, 1st December 2018 – ASEAN PR Network is a member of The Global Alliance for PR and Communications Management. It’s the confederation of the world’s major PR and communication management associations and institutions, representing 160,000 practitioners and academics around the world.

GA board member being a speaker in 2nd session of The Global Capability Framework for Public Relations, from left to right Tunggul Siahaan as a moderator, Paula Portugal Mendez, Jane Gitau, Alex Malouf, and Arif Tritura

The Global Alliance for PR and Communications Management holds its annual board meeting in different countries twice a year and ASEAN PR Network proudly hosted this year’s GA Board Meeting in Jakarta Indonesia on 1st – 2nd December 2018 at Ayana Midplaza Hotel.

GA Board Members who attended the board meetings were Jane Gitau from APRA – Africa Public Relations Associations (Kenya), Paula Portugal Mendes APCE – Associacao Portuguesa de Communicacao de Empresa (Portugal), Alex Malouf MEPRA – The Middle East Public Relations Association (UAE), Fiona Cassidy, FPRINZ, APR PRINZ – Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (New Zealand), Justin Green FPRII Life, Hon. FPRSK, Hon. APRA Fellow PRII – Public Relations Institute of Ireland (Ireland), Jose Manuel Velasco Dircom – Associacion de Directivos de Comunicacion (Spain), Mateus Furlanetto (Brazil), Hamilton Dos Santos ABERJE – Associacao Brasiliera de Communicacao Empresarial (Brazil), Alastair McCapra CIPR – Chartered Institute of Public Relations (UK). Continue reading