WORKING IT The Conference Board will hold its 2001 Corporate Communication Workshops at The Waldorf-Astoria in New York. Strategic Communication Planning: Influencing Business Results, Oct. 18. Intranet Communication Planning: Changing the Way People Work, Oct. 19. The first workshop’s sessions include Building Support for Internal Branding and Strengthening Your Competitive Advantage. The second’s include Developing a Comprehensive Intranet Com muni cation Strategy and Harnessing the Power of the Web. For info, visit cationsws1.htm or cationsws2.htm.

SOCIETY GATHERING The International Radio & Television Society Foundation will host the IRTS Newsmaker Luncheon: Network Entertainment Chiefs at The Waldorf-Astoria in New York. Oct. 24. Panelists from ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox and WB are scheduled to appear. Advanced reservations are required. To register, contact Marilyn Ellis at (212) 867-6650, ext. 306.