To address today’s challenges, PDC bridges government agencies, key stakeholders and community members using cutting edge communication techniques to move critical public issues toward resolution. Working collaboratively with our clients, we design and guide engagement processes that foster trust and respect, build productive relationships, and focus on desirable outcomes for all members of the community.
PDC employs advanced communication techniques to support public leaders as they prepare to engage stakeholders and communities. Whether you are just getting started with engagement, or have extensive experience, we have innovative tools, methods and practical experience to take you to the next level. Our customized services build relationships and create trust, resulting in constructive public meetings, creative problem solving, and empowered decision making processes.
PDC’s distinctive focus on patterns and processes of communication, rather than positions or personalities, has proven effective across a spectrum of issues and topics. Our approach encourages stakeholders and community members to build relationships and work together to address the serious challenges that confront us all.
Who We Are
The Public Dialogue Consortium (PDC) is a nonprofit organization of experienced consultants and educators committed to fostering high quality communication for the public good.
As public agencies, stakeholders and communities work together to address complex questions, we work to facilitate communication that results in collaborative problem solving, appreciation for different perspectives, and identification of common ground for action.