Visit the joint Social Marketing Association stand at WSMC 2017 and link up with representatives from your region. Weather it’s to renew your membership or discover the latest events, webinars and training in your region, board members of each association will be on hand to field your questions.



Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering, and innovation expertise. To learn more, visit BoozAllen.com.



FHI 360 is dedicated to improving people’s lives through innovative social marketing efforts in the U.S and around the world. FHI 360 uses a socio-ecological lens to understand and influence the complex interplay between individual, community, and societal factors that drive behavior. We work with clients such as CDC, NIH, and USAID to research, design, implement, and evaluate social marketing efforts, addressing pressing problems such as obesity, diabetes, HIV, immunizations, reproductive health, and infectious diseases, among others.



At Hager Sharp, we’ve dedicated the last 40+ years to creating communications and marketing strategies that produce meaningful change in the world. We are an independent, full service agency and work solely with organizations that are committed to transforming our communities by taking on important issues like advancing equity in education, improving public health, and addressing gaps in wellbeing and socioeconomic status.  Our team of researchers, strategists, writers, digital strategists, media experts, creative directors, designers and multimedia producers lives and breathes social marketing. Our mission is to help people, companies and communities to lead healthier, safer and more secure lives, through ideas that make a difference.


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Helping people make healthy choices has been the goal of CCP since its formal opening in 1988. But our history starts a decade before that, when, in 1979, Dr. Phyllis Piotrow brought the project that became the Population Information Program to the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health. In 1982, she added the Population Communication Services project. In 1988, in recognition of the crucial role of communication in public health, JHU established the Center for Communication Programs, better known around the world as CCP. Since that time, CCP’s powerful programming, teaching and research has literally touched billions of people. Today, CCP has over 60 projects that reach people in more than 30 countries and has yearly expenditures of over $100 million. Our major donors include the United States Agency for International Development, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, UNICEF, DFID, and more. CCP is now based within the Department of Health, Behavior and Society at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.


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A huge thanks go out to our key supports who will also be exhibiting a the 5th World Social Marketing conference. This exciting group of Social Marketing agencies and organisations will be showcasing some of their recent campaigns, check out their innovative programmes working with the CDC and others.



Porter Novelli is a global public relations agency built on a rich heritage of marketing for social good. We’ve been motivating people to change deeply ingrained behaviors rooted in cultural and social norms for more than 40 years. Porter Novelli is a different kind of agency—and we recognize, respect and champion companies with the spirit, drive and tenacity to do things differently. We like taking on big challenges, and even bigger challengers, and we seek out clients who feel the same way—clients who have the conviction to tell their own story, and the courage to innovate from who they have been into who they know they can be. For additional information, please visit www.porternovelli.com. Porter Novelli is part of the Omnicom Public Relations Group.



RTI International is an independent, nonprofit research institute dedicated to improving the human condition. Clients rely on us to answer questions that demand an objective and multidisciplinary approach—one that integrates expertise across the social and laboratory sciences, engineering, and international development. Combining scientific rigor and technical proficiency, we deliver reliable data, thorough analysis, innovative methods, novel technologies, and sustainable programs that help clients inform public policy and ground practice in evidence. We scale our approach to fit the demands of each project, delivering the power of a global leader and the passion of a local partner. We believe in the promise of science, and we push ourselves every day to deliver on that promise for the good of people, communities, and businesses around the world.


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Good ideas abound. Motivating people to adopt them is rare.
At Rare, we believe that conservation’s greatest challenges are the result of human behaviors. And, so too are the solutions. Unique as a global conservation organization, we use expertise in behavioral science and marketing to empower community-led adoption of new sustainable behaviors and solutions.
With our partners, we have sparked hundreds of community campaigns around the world to inspire solutions to some of the most urgent global environmental challenges of our time, such as overfishing, freshwater conservation, sustainable agriculture, and climate resilience.


Rescue provides behavior change marketing services to government and non-profit organizations in the US and Canada. As a full-service agency, Rescue provides research, strategy, creative, production, web, social media, digital, traditional media and events services to clients in over a dozen states and provinces, as well as federal clients. Rescue’s behavior change campaigns focus on teens, young adults, and adults to change behaviors such as to tobacco, obesity, drugs, and sexual behaviors. Rescue services its clients with a team of over 130 full-time change agents through offices in San Diego, CA; Los Angeles, CA; Atlanta, GA; Albuquerque, NM; and Washington, DC.



Social Marketing Quarterly (SMQ), peer-reviewed and published quarterly, is a scholarly, international journal focused exclusively on the theoretical, research and practical issues confronting academics and practitioners who use marketing principles and techniques to benefit society. Published in association with FHI360, SMQ targets social marketers, communicators, social science professionals and others who change the world by protecting the environment and improving people’s health, safety, and financial well-being, among other efforts.



 Sustaining Health Outcomes through the Private Sector (SHOPS) Plus is USAID’s flagship initiative in private sector health. The project seeks to harness the full potential of the private sector and catalyze public-private engagement to improve health outcomes in family planning, HIV, child health, and other health areas. SHOPS Plus supports the achievement of US government priorities, including ending preventable child and maternal deaths, an AIDSfree generation, and Family Planning 2020. SHOPS Plus improves the equity and quality of the total health system, accelerating progress toward universal health coverage.



The Female Health Company manufactures, markets and sells the FC2 Female Condom. FC2 is the only female-controlled product approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and cleared by the World Health Organization (WHO) that provides dual protection against unintended pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections (STI’s), including HIV/AIDS. For sexually active couples, male and female condoms are the only two FDA approved and marketed products that prevent the transmission of HIV/AIDS through sexual intercourse. HIV/AIDS remains the leading cause of death worldwide amount women 15-44 years of age. More than 50% of new HIV infections are women and 80% of infections are the result of heterosexual sex.


For details of exhibition and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Programme Director, John French, info@wsmconference.com Tel: +44(0)1543 439706