TechWhirl Fast 5: The Convergence of Content

Moderators: Al Martine and Connie Giordano (TechWhirl) Topic: The Convergence of Content: Unifying Documentation, Customer support, Marketing, Sales and Knowledge Management  Guests:NAU Senior Lecturer Erika Konrad and the owner of ClearPoint Technical Communications, Karen Field Carroll Questions: Submit early when signing up or use the Twitter hashtag #TCFast5 Reminder

LavaCon 2018

New Orleans New Orleans, LA

The LavaCon Content Strategy Conference started in Hawaii (hence our name) to give content strategists, documentation managers, and senior content professionals an opportunity to get away from the office and tend to their professional development. Our mission: To help content professionals stay ahead of rapidly changing technology and customer demographics To connect organizations experiencing content […]

Content Management Strategies/DITA Europe

nHow – Rotterdam, Netherlands Wilhelminakade 137, Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands

Join colleagues from around the world for two days of career-empowering knowledge, practices, networking, and practical solutions. With insights from over 30 speakers, 13 Sessions in the Technology Test Kitchen, an exhibit hall packed with the best content management solutions, and the very best in industry networking, CMS/DITA Europe is designed with your specific needs […]


Transitions and Transforms: Animation Basics – Webinar

 Michigan Flare User Group webinar is Homer Christensen’s 2019 MadWorld presentation, “Transitions and Transforms: Animation Basics”. Homer is a poet and an amazingly talented web developer who creates marvelous effects using CSS.  


Tech Comm Trends: Providing Value as a Generalist in a Sea of Specialists – with Tom Johnson

University of Washington - The Tower 4333 Brooklyn Ave NE, Seattle, WA

Join us for our May 21st Chapter meeting, featuring Tom Johnson, blogger, influencer, and Amazon technical writer. Trends in technical communication can be hard to decipher, even when looking at data. But one underlying trend is that technology seems to be getting more specialized and complex. This trend toward specialization is driving up the value […]


IDEAS Summer Online Conference 2019

IDEAS is a two-day industry conference that you can attend virtually from the comfort of your own office. The conference includes five 60-minute concurrent sessions in two tracks, giving you a choice of 11 unique presentations. Participate live according to the published schedule or watch a recording of any session when it’s more convenient for […]


TechWhirl Fast 5: Content and Communication Trends & LavaCon 2019

  TechWhirl’s next Fast 5 Hangout will be one part industry trends and one part preview of LavaCon 2019.  Sure, it's summer but soon autumn winds will be blowing so it's conference season.  Moderators: Al Martine and Connie Giordano (TechWhirl) Topic:  Tech Comm / Content Strategy / Industry Trends and LavaCon 2019 discussion with Jack […]


CIDM Best Practices Conference 2019

Omni Austin Hotel Downtown 700 San Jacinto Street, Suite 400, Austin, TX, United States

In its 21st year, the CIDM Best Practices conference remains the premier annual conference for managers of information development. No other conference in the industry offers you the chance to meet so many managers with the same challenges and the best solutions. By popular request, we’re offering a hybrid conference approach, combining a single and […]


TechWhirl Fast 5: Law Enforcement and Technical Authoring

  The closest most of us come to a police detective is reading a good novel or watching our favorite procedural TV show. That is, until now. TechWhirl's next Fast 5 is with NAU Senior Lecturer Erika Konrad and current NAU student, Police Detective, Writer and Teacher Josh Lee. We're discussing the role good authoring […]