Calendar


MINNEAPOLIS/SEPT. 2
The Advertising Federation of Minnesota’s professional development seminar features Pat Hayes and Ruth Harvey of Initio discussing “Influence Advertising.” The event is at Minneapolis Hilton & Towers from 8 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. For info, call (612) 339-5470.

CHICAGO/SEPT. 9
The future of media planning is the topic for the Media Research Club of Chicago’s symposium. Joe Mandese, editor of The Myers Report, is the luncheon speaker at the event, which runs from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Hotel Intercontinental. For info, call Helen Katz at (312) 552-6909.

MINNEAPOLIS/SEPT. 10
The Advertising Federation of Minnesota presents a half-day forum examining relationship marketing. The event is at the Minneapolis Hilton & Towers, beginning at 8 a.m. For info, call (612) 339-5470.

CHICAGO/SEPT. 22-24
True North Communications and Strategic Research Institute sponsor a three-day symposium on ethnic marketing. Keynote speakers include Henry Cisneros, president of Univision, and Shailendra Ghorpade, marketing vice president at Met Life. For info, call (212) 302-1800.