Vancouver cityscape looking north

Welcome to the Canada West Coast Chapter
of the Society for Technical Communication

The STC is the world’s leading organization for advancing technical communication
and improving the skills of its members. The Canada West Coast Chapter draws members
from Vancouver, Victoria, and throughout British Columbia.

Volunteer today:

  • Write articles for our web site
  • Help build our online community as social media coordinator
  • Take a leadership course absolutely free

For more information, send us an email.

What’s new

Join us for our next chapter meeting
Join us for our next chapter meeting, Saturday, January 21, in the boardroom of the Vancity branch at 1675 Commercial Drive in East Vancouver. We start promptly at 10 am and run until noon. All chapter members, volunteers, and non-member volunteers are welcome.

Gabriel Forbes takes the Spotlight
Our Vancouver Island coordinator talks about some of the cool projects he’s working on at Reliable Controls in Victoria, his approach to technical communication, and his current creative passion: rock drumming.

Tech Comm Café
Read the recap of our last meeting.

Using relationship tables in Madcap Flare
Read our latest article on Madcap Flare in the Tools section of the website.

Coming up

For more information about any of these events, email us.

Thursday, January 19: Vancouver Island Tech Comm Café.

Saturday, January 21: all hands collaboration meeting at the Commercial Drive branch of Vancity, 10 am to 12 noon.

Wednesday, February 8: Vancouver-area Tech Comm Café.

Saturday, February 11: Robert Desprez presents a talk on Writing for Mobile Devices, 10 am to noon, Willms Salon, VSO School of Music, 843 Seymour Street.

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