Our aim as an association

The International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) enables a global network of communicators working in diverse industries and disciplines to identify, share, and apply the world’s best communication practices. IABC is recognized as the professional association of choice for communicators who aspire to excel in their chosen fields.

IABC’s mission is to:

(a) Provide lifelong learning opportunities that give IABC members the tools and information they need to be the best in their chosen disciplines.

(b) Share among our membership best global communication practices, ideas, and experiences that will enable the development of highly ethical and effective performance standards for our profession.

(c) Shape the future of the profession through ground-breaking research.

(d) Champion the communication profession to business leaders.

(e) Unite the communication profession worldwide in one diverse, multifaceted organization under the banner of the International Association of Business Communicators.


IABC is a volunteer-driven organization whose strength is derived from the dedication of its members to the advancement of their profession, with a commitment to improving the effectiveness of organizations through strategic, interactive, integrated business communication management. Its members are united in the belief that organizational communication is a high calling. They are drawn together to support their common goal of achieving excellence in their professional lives and the lives of the organizations they serve.

For more information visit: www.iabc.com