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    • March 24, 2017

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      COMTecnica 2017:

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

      Kiriaki Kampouridou

      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 expert speakers came together to present current and future methods as well as tools to show how companies can face these challenges. [...]

    • March 4, 2017

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      tekom Europe Assembly of Delegates

      Growing European TC Activities

      Susanne Lohmüller

      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 tekom Europe delegates, there was a lively exchange of technical information, best practices and the overall strategy for tekom Europe. [...]

    • February 3, 2017

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      tekom Europe Election Results:

      Discover the New Delegates of the Country Organizations

      Claudia Klumpp

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

    • January 9, 2017

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      Participate in Our Survey:

      All about the Profession of Technical Communicators in Europe

      Julia Müller

      Within our EU project, TecCOMFrame, we plan to establish a Europe-wide information platform about the profession. To collect information about the situation in each specific country, we have created a survey. The answers will provide insights into the country-specific situation of technical communication across Europe. [...]

    • December 21, 2016

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      Want to Get Involved with tekom Europe?

      Become a Delegate for Your Country Organization Now!

      Claudia Klumpp

      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 have the chance to be candidates for the role of delegate and to elect delegates for their country organization. [...]

    • December 6, 2016

      Claudia Klumpp: New Guidance Document for the Low Voltage Directive 2014/35/EU

      Within the framework of the Alignment Package, a revised version of the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) was released in 2014. In November 2016, the  [...]

    • November 15, 2016

      Kiriaki Kampouridou: More than 4500 International Participants and Fair Visitors

      Together with the tekom annual conference, the tcworld conference is the leading global event and marketplace for technical communication. Along with  [...]

    • August 8, 2016

      Claudia Klumpp: Blue Guide Now Available in 22 Languages

      A revised version of the Blue Guide was published in May 2016. In the meantime, the native renditions for all European Countries have been published  [...]

    • June 16,2016

      Kiriaki Kampouridou: From the North to the South, and from the East to the West…

      Four different conferences on technical communication covered all the geographic regions of Europe in May and June 2016. Experts and professionals  [...]

    • June 8, 2016

      Claudia Klumpp: The New Blue Guide of the European Commission Goes into Manufacturer Obligations in Detail

      The Blue Guide of the European Commission is the guideline for implementation of all directives and regulations for CE marking. In this revision of  [...]

    • June 7, 2016

      Daniela Straub and Anke Neytchev: First Round of Feedback: What Should Students of Technical Communication Learn and Be Able to Do?

      tekom is currently developing an academic competence framework for technical communication together with professors in an international consortium. In  [...]

    • May 30, 2016

      Daniela Straub: Relevance of the Erasmus+ Project "TecCOMFrame" for the Translation Sector

      As part of the TecCOMFrame consortium, Daniela Straub (tekom Germany) presented the Erasmus+ project to members of the CIUTI General Assembly 2016 in  [...]

    • May 18, 2016

      Kiriaki Kampouridou: COMTecnica 2016: International Experts Met to Discuss on Intelligent Information

      On May 11-12, international experts in technical communication came together to present and discuss current industry trends at COMTecnica 2016 in  [...]

    • April 29, 2016

      First Cross-Border Country Organization Event

      The country organization tekom Belgium, together with the regional group tekom Nordrhein and support from the tekom Europe head office, is organizing  [...]

    • March 31, 2016

      Anke Neytchev: Ever heard of tekom Magyarország?!

      tekom Magyarország is the name of the newest member of our tekom Europe family. Magyarország means Hungary in Hungarian – tekom Europe is following  [...]

    • March 10-12, 2016

      Anke Neytchev: tekom Europe Delegates Meet at the Annual Assembly of Delegates

      From March 10 to 12, delegates and guests from 11 different European countries came together to work on the association’s strategy and activities. The  [...]

    • March 8, 2016

      Vineet Upendra : tcworld India 2016: Best-Attended Tech Comm Conference Ever in India

      With over 300 participants converging at the ITC Gardenia hotel in Bangalore, the tcworld India 2016 became by far India’s biggest and best-attended  [...]

    • March 2, 2016

      Daniela Straub: High Interest in the tekom Competence Framework

      At the sixth tcworld India conference in Bangalore last week, I had the opportunity, together with Prof. Sissi Closs, to give a presentation on the  [...]

    • December 22, 2015

      Jörg Michael: Short Review of the Year 2015

      2015 was the second full year of tekom Europe as a professional organization dedicated to the advancement of our profession across Europe. We want to  [...]

    • December 22, 2015

      Jörg Michael: Proceedings of the European Academic Colloquium on Technical Communication, Volume 3

      The “Proceedings of the European Academic Colloquium on Technical Communication” are a European scientific journal for technical communication. They  [...]