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11. October 2023 | tekom Danmark

ON SITE: Aarhus University - Technical Communication as profession

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Join us for an afternoon where we in collaboration with Aarhus Univerity will shed some light on technical communication as profession. We'll have a special focus on work practices and how you can use your language and communication degree to kick-start a career within technical communication and see that there are other opportunities than landing jobs within marketing.


Short welcome by tekom Danmark

My career path and how we work with technical documentation at Grundfos. Which competencies do you need to work with technical documentation at Grundfos.

Speaker: Ilze Lande Knudsen, Lead Technical Editor and Product Owner Language Technologies, Grundfos

My career path, documentation in a global setup at BAADER, machinery safety and how it relates to documentation, and leadership of documentation staff in a global perspective.

Speaker: Tine Hertz, Global Machine Safety and Documentation Manager, BAADER Food Systems Denmark A/S
MA, International Business Communication, English, (cand.ling.merc.), Aarhus University.
Participates in standardization committee 246 concerning food machinery (Dansk Standard) and is member of The Board of Advisors for Regulations and Standards at tekom Europe e.V.


Intro to the importance of effective communication in today's technology-driven world, including technical communication and its related fields. In addition, I will touch on the following topics: What skills are required to work in technical communication, how to start a career in this field, and how to develop my career as technical communicator. In the presentation there will be examples from the real world.

Speaker: Mads Holmsgaard Eriksen, Content Strategist, Milestone Systems A/S
MA, International Business Communication, Translation and Interpretation, English and Spanish, (cand.ling.merc.), Aarhus University. 

Networking and the option for companies to meet students and students to meet companies - maybe you find your next student worker or intern here

Thanks for today.

The event is open to everyone interested in tekom Denmark.
The event language is Danish.

When you sign up, you agree to us taking pictures during the event and using them in our material.

Event information

Date of the event
11.10.2023 | 13:00 - 16:00
Event location
Nobelsalen, building 1481 in Nobelparken
Aarhus University, Nobelparken, Jens Chr. Skous Vej, 8200 Aarhus
Ilze Lande Knudsen, Tine Hertz, Mads Holmsgaard Eriksen
Available seats
Contact person
Per Harbo Sørensen
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