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    • November 9, 2017

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      First Joint Workshop:

      Bridging the Gap between TC and Translation

      Daniela Straub

      The first joint workshop by TecCOMFrame / tekom Europe / EMT / LindWeb, "Translating Europe", which took place at the tcworld conference, provided proof of the necessity of common understanding and learning methods shared by translators/localizers and technical communicators. [...]

    • November 8, 2017

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      Starting Work:

      The New tekom Europe Advisory Board Professional Development and Training

      Daniela Straub

      Just a few days before the annual tekom conference and tcworld conference, the members of the new tekom Europe Advisory Board Professional Development and Training came together on October 22 for their initial meeting in order to define strategic goals. [...]

    • November 2, 2017

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      tcworld conference 2017 in Stuttgart

      Fit for the Future in Technical Communication with over 250 Professional Presentations, Workshops and Tutorials

      Kiriaki Kampouridou

      This year again, approximately 4,300 participants received current specialist knowledge at first hand. Besides the classic topics of technical communication, Intelligent Information and, in particular, the application of the newly developed standard iiRDS of the tekom Working Group on Information 4.0 were in focus at the tcworld conference on October 24-26. [...]

    • October 16, 2017

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      Meet the tekom Team

      Susanne Lohmüller

      Questions about tekom? The tekom stand is the place to be! Take the opportunity to find out about tekom’s work and get to know our employees and volunteers personally. [...]

    • September 29, 2017

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      Joint Workshop at tcworld conference 2017

      Translating Europe: Bridging the Gap between TC and Translation

      Many translators are involved in the field of technical translation, many of whom are in the field of technical communication or software localization. And technical communication is experiencing an increasing need for localization and translation services. [...]

    • September 19, 2017

      Kiriaki Kampouridou: From Structured Content Authoring to Metadata and Chatbots

      For the second time in a row, NORDIC TechKomm 2017 took place in Copenhagen in association with tekom Europe and the Finnish Technical Communications  [...]

    • September 6, 2017

      Helena Maier: 7 Reasons Why You Should Attend NORDIC TechKomm

      During the two-day conference from September 12 to 13 experts from various European countries will share best practices and current ideas on the main  [...]

    • August 1, 2017

      Claudia Klumpp: Update of the 2nd edition of the Guide to application of the Machinery Directive

      The update of the 2nd edition of the Guide to application of the Machinery Directive was published on July 19. The updated edition 2.1 includes  [...]

    • July 28, 2017

      Helena Maier, Kiriaki Kampouridou: Breaking through to the Other Side of User Assistance Was a Success

      What can User Assistance disruptively change in the future? International experts unveiled the newest options at UA Reloaded 17, a conference format  [...]

    • July 2, 2017

      Susanne Lohmüller: tekom Israel - Welcoming the 10th tekom Europe Country Organization

      tekom Israel was officially founded on July 2, 2017, in Tel Aviv. Dr. Michael Fritz, CEO of tekom Europe, attended the successful founding event  [...]

    • May 24, 2017

      Helena Maier: How Digital Transformation Will Change Our Work Life

      Information Energy is the annual gathering of information professionals taking place in Utrecht, "Little Amsterdam". On these two days, from May  [...]

    • May 23, 2017

      Susanne Lohmüller: WANTED: Technical Articles for tekom Europe Annual Publication on Technical Communication 2017

      Technical writing is your job, but do you also like writing about technical communication? Then this is your chance to get your ideas, insights,  [...]

    • May 16, 2017

      Susanna Akdut: Second Cross-Border Country Organization Event 2017

      After one year, a follow up of the successful first Cross-Border Country Organization Event 2016 in Tongeren, Belgium was organized. tekom Nordrhein  [...]

    • May 9, 2017

      Desislava Mihaylova: tekom Bulgaria 2017 Roadshow: Vratsa

      Technical writing is still a relatively new profession in Bulgaria and the number of open positions in small and large companies outgrows the number  [...]

    • March 31, 2017

      Susanne Lohmüller: EAC 2017 Registration is Now Open

      The European Academic Colloquium takes place on April 28 at the University of Leuven in Antwerp, Belgium. It is an annual event targeted at members of  [...]

    • March 24, 2017

      Kiriaki Kampouridou: Experts in TC Gathered in Bologna on March 22-23 to Discuss New Challenges

      How do companies deal with new technical challenges in the era of Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things (IoT)? At COMTecnica 2017, international  [...]

    • March 4, 2017

      Susanne Lohmüller: Growing European TC Activities

      The first Assembly of Delegates (AoD) since the election in January took place from March 3–4 in Copenhagen, Denmark. With some new faces among the  [...]

    • February 3, 2017

      Claudia Klumpp: Discover the New Delegates of the Country Organizations

      From January 16 to January 29, tekom Europe members elected their delegates for 7 country organizations. The delegates represent the interests of  [...]

    • January 9, 2017

      Julia Müller: All about the Profession of Technical Communicators in Europe

      Within our EU project, TecCOMFrame, we plan to establish a Europe-wide information platform about the profession. To collect information about the  [...]

    • December 21, 2016

      Claudia Klumpp: Become a Delegate for Your Country Organization Now!

      After the foundation of tekom Europe in 2013 and the election of delegates in 2014, the first term of office is ending. tekom Europe members again  [...]