Vancouver-area Tech Comm Café: next meeting Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018

Vancouver-area Tech Comm Café: next meeting Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018

The next meeting of the Tech Comm Café in the Vancouver area will take place on Tuesday, November 13. This time we’re moving to a new day, new time, and new location.

If you’d like to join us for casual conversation and dinnerRSVP by end of day on November 12 so we can save a place for you. Bring your ideas, news, and questions and join the discussion!

If you missed our recent meetings, you can read about the September 12 meeting in Vancouver and the October 17 online meeting.

 

Details

If you plan to attend, RSVP by end of day November 12.

Date: Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Time: 6:00–7:30 pm Pacific Time

Location: The Cactus Club, 4653 Kingsway (near Metrotown), Burnaby, BC. Check their website for menu and pricing.

The Cactus Club is across the street from the northwest corner of Metrotown, on the north side of Kingsway, east of McKay Ave. Free parking or street parking nearby, or use Metrotown Skytrain station.

 

Agenda

  1. Introductions. Take 60 seconds to introduce yourself, your background, current activities. A good chance to try out that new elevator speech.
  2. Announcements and job leads. If you know of an interesting event or a job opening, or you’re looking for work, share it with the group.
  3. Brainstorming Q&A. Ask about a work-related problem and discuss potential solutions.
  4. Speed networking. Spend a few minutes with a new contact, exchange business cards, and discuss your professional backgrounds and goals.

 

Heather Sommerville is a senior technical writer and editor with over 20 years of experience delivering clear, concise writing for business and technical audiences. She is an STC Associate Fellow and has served in many volunteer positions with the STC Canada West Coast chapter.

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