PORTUGAL

APCE – Associação Portuguesa de Comunicação de Empresa

President: Eduardo Guedes de Oliveira
FEIEA link: Paula Portugal Mendes
Address: Av. do Brasil, 35 – 1º B, 1700-062 Lisboa – Portugal
Phone: +351 919 566 160
E-Mail: apce@apce.pt

APCE
Description of the association
The Portuguese Association of Corporate Communication aims at representing corporate, professional and academic interest in the corporate communication and public relations fields. Created in 1990, APCE intends to be a discussion forum open to all corporate and business communicators and specialists in communication science.

Our main objectives 
Become a reference recognized by the business communication field
Promote a competent image of its members and of its activity, in Portugal and abroad
Establish corporate communication and public relations as an essential function required for the organizations’ success by enhancing the powerful role of communication, in a high standard framework of ethics and excellence
Promote and develop the profession of corporate communication and public relations by reinforcing its credibility and its certification in Portugal
Train a leading community of professionals to serve the corporate communication and public relations and the society at large
Encourage contacts and knowledge sharing between professionals of the business and academic worlds by promoting the study of issues and models of corporate communication and public relations

Our services
Organize regular meetings to exchange ideas and experiences among members
Release news, technical data, studies and position papers through the website www.apce.pt
Edit the monthly official e-newsletter “APCE Informa” (APCE Informs)
Publish the semestral magazine “Comunicação Empresarial” (Corporate/Business Communication).
Organize visits to companies
Promote the annual “APCE Grand Prix”
Provide tutoring on issues related to corporate and business communication
Establish contacts and partnerships with similar associations and universities.

Grand Prix Contact

Portugal and Spain
Paula Portugal Mendes
(APCE) FEIEA Grand Prix

Av. do Brasil, 35 – 1º – B, 1700-062 Lisboa – Portugal
apce@apce.pt