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    • August 14, 2018

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      Our new service for members and the European tech comm community

      Newsletter tekom Europe

      Anke Neytchev

      tekom Europe is growing and so is the number of activities of the association and its various country organizations. We will soon feed you with the latest news on a monthly basis for you not to miss out on any activities in your region or online. [...]

    • July 25, 2018

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      International Joint Working Group Meeting with a Fruitful Result:

      An Important Milestone in the Revision of the Standard IEC/IEEE 82079-1 Has Been Achieved

      Claudia Klumpp

      The standard IEC 82079-1 has been the most important standard for technical communicators and all those working in the field of technical communication since 2012. Edition 2 of this standard is likely to be released in late spring 2019. [...]

    • May 3, 2018

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      Event Report: European Academic Colloquium 2018

      21st Century Skills for Technical Communication

      Julia Müller

      The sixth European Academic Colloquium (EAC) took place on April 26-27 at the University of Limerick in Ireland. For the third time, the Colloquium was integrated into the Erasmus+ project TecCOMFrame. [...]

    • April 4, 2018

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      Invitation to the Technical Communication Day at the University of Twente

      New developments in practice and research

      Julia Müller

      A “Technical Communication Day” will be organised at the University of Twente in the Netherlands on the 4th of July. [...]

    • March 9, 2018

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      Country organization conference:

      Documenting comprehensibly – professionals’ skill!

      Yvonne Gasser, Michael Valent, Zsuzsánna Gábor

      More than 50 people gathered at the WIFI Tirol in Innsbruck (Austria) to learn about strategies that help creating comprehensible texts. Three experienced speakers – experts coming from different fields – provided new insights, answered questions and discussed interesting topics the whole day. [...]

    • April 17, 2018

      Helena Maier: How Can I Make My Information More Intelligent Today?

      To answer this question, professionals in technical communication met last week on April 11-12 at the COMTecnica conference in Bologna, Italy. In two  [...]

    • April, 2018

      Anke Neytchev: WANTED: Technical Articles for the tekom Europe Year Book 2018

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

    • March 3, 2018

      Daniela Straub : How the New "International Europe Advisory Board for Professional Development and Training" Started Its Work

      The German Advisory Board for Education and Training is a very important institution for the profession of technical communicator in Germany. In order  [...]

    • March 9. 2018

      Jan Engberg: How Can We Establish Suitable Educational Programs for Technical Communication in Denmark?

      As part of the ERASMUS+ project TecCOMFrame, funded by the EU, tekom Denmark in cooperation with Aarhus University, School of Communication and  [...]

    • November 9, 2017

      Daniela Straub: Bridging the Gap between TC and Translation

      The first joint workshop by TecCOMFrame / tekom Europe / EMT / LindWeb, "Translating Europe", which took place at the tcworld conference, provided  [...]

    • November 8, 2017

      Daniela Straub: The New tekom Europe Advisory Board Professional Development and Training

      Just a few days before the annual tekom conference and tcworld conference, the members of the new tekom Europe Advisory Board Professional Development  [...]

    • November 2, 2017

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

      This year again, approximately 4,300 participants received current specialist knowledge at first hand. Besides the classic topics of technical  [...]

    • October 16, 2017

      Susanne Lohmüller: Meet the tekom Team

      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  [...]

    • September 29, 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  [...]

    • 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  [...]