This last Thursday June 23rd , the foreign Press Club of Florida was re-named as the International Press Club of Florida and officially introduced to members of the University of Miami, Chase Investment Bank, the Miami Dade County School Board among members of the international Press. Opening remarks were given by His Honor John Cason, Mayor of the City of Coral Gables and, the conversation extended into immediate future plans to develop this newsletter and, a possible collaboration between the University of Miami and, the Swiss consulate to bring a select lecturer to Miami. Please send in your comments via our facebook page (bottom of page).
About the IPCF…
Diplomats, foreign correspondents, national/local media, academics and a variety of multi ethnic guest members from around the world will constitute the basic make up of the IPCF.
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Some of the goals proposed by members of the IPCF include:
Centralized, targeted distribution of practical information to key developing areas in Central , South America and the Caribbean via non-traditional methods (i.e. A computer for every Child M.I.T. content initiative).
A professional(working Press) & Academic (student Press) summit on the future of Journalism and it’s evolving ethics
The integration of native/indigenous media to the world stage through IPCF designed opportunities.
Please bear in mind these are just a few of the items currently being discussed by the founding committee and, that your comments or, suggestions are very much welcome as we give shape to this project.
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