Special Events

Take advantage of these special events organized by IRE.


IRE Board Meeting

Thursday, June 4 at 2 p.m. in Conference Suite III

The IRE Board of Directors will meet at 2 p.m. Thursday in Philadelphia as part of the annual conference. The meeting is open to all IRE members.


Welcome Reception

Co-sponsored by Calkins Media and Pepper Hamilton LLP

Thursday, June 4 at 6 p.m. in Salon HIJ

Kick off the conference with a welcome reception on Thursday night beginning at 6 p.m. Meet up with friends you have not seen since last year and welcome new attendees. Each attendee will receive one drink ticket for beer, wine, soda or bottled water.


IRE Board candidate speeches

Friday, June 5 at 6 p.m. in Salon E

Meet the candidates for the IRE Board of Directors. Learn more about the candidates and election.


Night at the Ballpark

Friday, June 5 at 7:05 p.m. at Citizens Bank Park

Grab your friends and enjoy a night of cheering on the Philadelphia Phillies vs. the San Francisco Giants on Friday, June 5.  Game time is 7:05 p.m. at Citzens Bank Park in Section 105/106. Your purchased tickets ($26 each) will be available for pick-up beginning Thursday, June 4 at the IRE Conference sales desk. Tickets are limited, so place your order now.  

In addition to Friday nights game, conference attendees have the opportunity to save $10 on tickets purchased through the Phillies website.  Use the coupon code REPORT when checking out.  The code is good for games June 2-7.  

For any questions, please email Stephanie Sinn, [email protected] or call 901-286-7549.  


IRE Membership meeting

Saturday, June 6 at 6 p.m. in Salon A/B & F


Announcement of election results for IRE Board of Directors and Contest Committee

Saturday, June 6 at 6:45 p.m. in Salon A/B & F

Learn more about the candidates and election.


Closing Reception

Saturday, June 6 at 7 p.m. in Salon C/D & E

Join us for a closing reception from 7 – 8:15 p.m. and enjoy one last evening of catching up with old and new friends, speakers and colleagues.  

Hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar will be available. Conference name tags are required for entry.