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Tech Comm Café: Oct. 14 recap

Tech Comm Café: Oct. 14 recap

We held the October 14 meeting of the Tech Comm Café at Allegro Café, Cambie Whole Foods, Vancouver. Announcements: — STC Canada West Coast chapter event: “How to Create and Deliver Effective Presentations,” October 24. http://stcwestcoast.ca/chapter/october-24-how-to-create-and-deliver-effective-presentations — Communication Convergence, October 18: to celebrate International Plain Language Day. After introducing ourselves, we discussed the recurring topic…

Onward

Onward

Another program year has come to the end. This year has gone by so quickly and we’ve accomplished a great deal! We built on the chapter structure changes we made in 2013-2014 and implemented a few new things like having fewer but, more in depth events through the year. This change resulted in an increase…

Tech Comm Café: May 13 recap; next meeting June 10

Tech Comm Café: May 13 recap; next meeting June 10

The monthly Tech Comm Café met on May 13 at a restaurant in Metrotown, Burnaby. Announcements: The STC Canada West Coast chapter council will hold a strategic planning meeting on June 27 to discuss ideas for events and seminars for the upcoming season. All members, volunteers, and non-members are welcome. Details: http://stcwestcoast.ca/chapter/june-27-strategic-planning-meeting-for-201516. During the Q&A…

April 25 – Annual General Meeting

April 25 – Annual General Meeting

Event Description: AGM Ensure your membership is up-to-date and join us from 9:30–10:00 for our Annual General Meeting. During this meeting our Treasurer will provide a financial report and we will hold the election for the Vice-president, Treasurer and Secretary positions. If you are interested in running or would like to nominate someone, please check…

March 28 – How to Design Instructional Video for Technical Writers

March 28 – How to Design Instructional Video for Technical Writers

Event Description Thanks to the introduction of technologies such as social media and mobile devices, the last several years have seen a revolution in both the way people learn and the way they want to learn. Across the board, all forms of technology based learning, including video, is quietly replacing In-depth and detailed content with…

April 11 – Chapter Council Meeting

April 11 – Chapter Council Meeting

About This Meeting Chapter council meetings are typically held on the second Saturday of the month (subject to change based on everyone’s availability and holidays!). We will be discussing the current projects and events for the spring. If you are interested in finding out what’s happening or would like to know what volunteer opportunities are…

March 14 – Chapter Council Meeting

March 14 – Chapter Council Meeting

About This Meeting Chapter council meetings are typically held on the second Saturday of the month (subject to change based on everyone’s availability and holidays!). We will be discussing the current projects and events for this spring. If you are interested in finding out what’s happening or would like to know what volunteer opportunities are…

Spring is in the Air

Spring is in the Air

With our biggest event over for this year, we are now looking to focus on the other two events we have planned for the year. Before I spring into that, I’d like to mention the Making Tracks event that took place on January 31st. Thank you to the volunteers who dedicated their time to make…

February 21 – Chapter Council Meeting

February 21 – Chapter Council Meeting

About This Meeting Chapter council meetings are typically held on the second Saturday of the month (subject to change based on everyone’s availability and holidays!). We will be discussing the current projects and events for this spring. If you are interested in finding out what’s happening or would like to know what volunteer opportunities are…

January 10 – Chapter Council Meeting

January 10 – Chapter Council Meeting

About This Meeting Chapter council meetings are typically held on the second Saturday of the month (subject to change based on everyone’s availability!). Who Should Attend? All chapter members and volunteers, including non-member volunteers, are welcome to attend. This is a great way to network and work with other tech comm professionals. Date: Saturday, January 10,…

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