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2021: tcworld conference – The Online Event in TC
Due to the current situation and the great success of the first online autumn conference last year, this year's tcworld conference will also be held digitally – for two weeks!
UX design and UX writing at the seventh European Academic Colloquium
The 7th European Academic Colloquium (EAC) took place on Friday, June 11, 2021. It was held online for the first time – much to the delight of over 100 international delegates from universities and industry, from more than 20 countries worldwide.
tekom Netherlands has been established as a new tekom Europe country organization
tekom Europe is growing! We are pleased to welcome tekom Netherlands to tekom Europe. The tekom Europe executive board made the decision to establish the new country organization tekom Netherlands on May 26, 2021.
Evolution of TC 2021: Innovations in Software Documentation for 200 Attendees from 26 Countries
At Evolution of TC 2021, it’s all about innovations in software documentation. On June 9–11, around 200 attendees from 26 countries made this digital conference a joint success! The international expert speakers covered topics such as information modeling, API documentation and continuous delivery, UX writing, metadata/taxonomy, and many more.
IUNTC - Which qualification is interesting for employers?
The focus of the third meeting of the International University Network in Technical Communication (IUNTC) was on curriculum development. Two presentations dealt with the following question: how can technical communication programs prepare students for the job market?
Are Instructions in Electronic Form Permitted?
The European Commission published a first draft of the new Machinery Regulation on April 21. Annex III of this draft includes a specific regulation for instructions in electronic form.
5 days, 5 live streams, over 160 lectures and 1810 conference participants: a review of the first virtual tcworld conference 2020
The tcworld conference has also remained true to its concept as a virtual format: as usual, a wide range of topics and a high level of knowledge transfer. Online discussions were also lively, with active networking taking place at the tekom fair via the event app.
tcworld conference 2020 - day 4
On the penultimate day of the digital tcworld conference with an interactive trade fair, a total of 3933 participants learned valuable knowledge from experts, doers and thinkers in 32 lectures, tutorials and meetups, were informed about current trends and methods, and were inspired with new ideas.
tcworld conference 2020 - Day 3
On the third day of the tcworld conference, more than 4200 participants were active online: Despite the packed program with five streams running simultaneously and the parallel tekom trade fair on the event app, no signs of fatigue were noticeable. Quite the contrary.
tcworld conference 2020 - day 2
A virtual tcworld conference – what used to be unusual to think about is now in full swing! Also, on the second day of the digital event, a total of around 4,600 seats filled up in specialist presentations, tutorials and meetups. The best-attended lecture, with around 300 participants, was "Language is so important for user interaction" by Birgitta Meex.