ON BOARD The Conference Board’s 2002 Advertising and Brand Impact Conference: Creating Financial Value Through Advertising will take place at the Inter-Continental The Barclay New York. April 18-19. For info or to register, call (212) 339-0345 or visit

TOWING THE LINE The Institute for International Research will hold Online and Offline: Integrated Promotions to Drive Sales at The Roosevelt Hotel in New York. May 20-21. For info or to register, contact Laura Douglass at (212) 661-3500, ext. 3752, or ldoug

ISLAND RETREAT The National Association of Black Owned Broadcasters will host its 26th Annual Spring Broadcast Management Conference at the Maho Beach Resort & Casino in St. Maarten. May 24-29. For info or to register, call (202) 463-8970.