STC Canada West Coast organizes and hosts events on topics of interest to technical communicators. Local and international speakers offer webinars, in-person presentations, and half-day or full-day workshops and training courses. Recent subjects have included:

  • Writing for mobile apps
  • Introduction to MadCap Flare
  • Secrets of successful freelancing
  • How to win an award for your technical writing
  • News from the international STC conference
  • Working with different personality types
  • Privacy regulations in Canada

Events usually take place in downtown Vancouver but are occasionally held in Burnaby (a suburb of Vancouver) or Victoria, BC.

Upcoming Events

See what we’re planning for the coming months.

Would you like to suggest a topic for a future event? Are you available to speak to a group, or to teach or co-teach a hands-on workshop? We’d love to hear from you! Contact with your ideas.

Tech Comm Café

We also host regular Tech Comm Cafés — informal meetings over coffee or dinner in the Vancouver area, on Vancouver Island, and online. Join us for shop talk, brainstorming, and networking.

Recent Events

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