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STC Technical Communication Summit and Expo
2016-05-15 - 2016-05-18
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STC Business Development Manager
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+1 (571) 366-1915
STC's annual conference is the world's largest gathering of technical communicators. Among the many highlights of the conference are educational sessions, workshops, vendor exhibits, and displays of the winning entries of the Society's international competitions. Technical communication professionals also benefit from numerous networking opportunities and employment resources. In addition, STC chapters organize regional conferences to address the specific needs of technical communicators in a particular geographic area.
Summit attendees come to the conference from more than a dozen countries from around the world and include technical writers, usability specialists, documentation managers, web designers, illustrators, managers, educators, translators, and other communicators who make technical information understandable and available to those who need it.Attendees also include technical communicators from municipal, county, state and Federal governments, as well as individuals from private industry, large and small corporations, and academic institutions. These highly skilled professionals gain training and career development from technical sessions, networking opportunities, and interaction with exhibitors.
The STC Technical Communication Summit and Expo has long been considered the premier event to unveil and demonstrate new and exciting products, services, and technology to the world of technical communication.?What Interests STC Conference Attendees?Technical Communication Software ? CAD Software ? Consulting Services ? Database Development ? Distance Learning ? Freelance Services ? HTML/XML ? Indexing ? Information Design ? ISO 9000 ? Multimedia ? Online Documentation ? Project Management ? Research ? Translation Services ? Visual Design?