IABC DC Metro is the largest IABC chapter in the United States. Since 1970, the International Association of Business Communicators has set the standard of global excellence for professional communicators. Join our vibrant network of 13,000 members in more than 80 countries.
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IABC DC Metro has an active network of communicators in the Washington DC Metro region. We gather monthly for happy hours, host educational events and promote our members' through our newsletter.

Upcoming Events

From our monthly happy hour to educational webinars and more we have member events to keep you on top of your game.


Even if you’re not a member (but of course join us) subscribe to our newsletter to stay up to date on open and member-only events.

Don’t Miss Out

Join us for our virtual happy hour to network with other communicators!  This month, we have a special guest from the American Wine Society.


The IABC DC Metro chapter is part of a global network of communication professionals committed to improving organizational effectiveness through strategic communication. The Chapter’s membership, like the larger IABC organization of which we are a vital part, is made up of communications directors, managers, senior executives, associates and business owners in the Washington, DC, Virginia and Maryland area – all with a passion for and commitment to continuing professional development and advancement in the field of communications.

  • Participate in our professional development events to network and to learn from a featured speaker, panel or roundtable discussion.
  • Socialize with us at our happy hours,  a great opportunity to get to know members and other communications professionals.
  • Learn more about what we offer for students, professionals and corporate groups who want to take their business communication skills to the next level.
  • Volunteer on one of our committees. Volunteers keep our chapter running, relevant and fun.
  • Read our chapter newsletter to learn about fellow members, membership drives, upcoming events and partnership discounts.