The PRWIRE Press Releases https:// 2005-03-01T14:30:00Z Weber Shandwick the official partner for Forbes Global CEO Conference 2005 2005-03-01T14:30:00Z weber-shandwick-the-official-partner-for-forbes-global-ceo-conference-2005 Weber Shandwick in Australia has been appointed to provide public relations counsel for the fifth annual Forbes Global CEO Conference, "The Next Move," at the Sydney Opera House from August 30 until September 1. This is Weber Shandwick's third year working with Forbes on the conference. The agency is developing a comprehensive public relations strategy that will include global media relations and issues management to maximise the profile and strengthen the reputation of the 2005 Forbes Global CEO conference. The conference is scheduled to bring together several hundred regional CEOs, presidents and senior level executives from leading companies worldwide and will reveal the latest global trends. Invest Australia and the New South Wales Department of State and Regional Development are the two host sponsors of the 2005 conference. About Weber Shandwick Weber Shandwick, a unit of The Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG), is one of the world's leading public relations agencies, with offices in major media, business and government capitals around the world. Weber Shandwick is a leader in marketing public relations, public affairs and corporate communications counseling, and also provides services in advocacy advertising, market research and visual communications. Find out more at www.webershandwick.com The Interpublic Group of Companies is among the world's largest advertising and marketing services organizations.