Oct. 1, 2013 Events To Attend


Here are some events you might want to attend. Check with the respective organizations for more information.

Date: Oct. 3, 2013 – 6:00PM

Org: STC East Bay

Topic: The Change Agent in You

Speaker: Lori Meyer, STC Associate Fellow

Venue: Mimi’s Cafe, 4775 Hacienda Dr Dublin, CA 94568

Date:  Oct. 8, 2013 – 6:30PM

Org: STC San Diego (http://stc-sd.org)

Topic: Practical HTML5 & CSS3 for Real Writers

Speakers: Dave Gash, HyperTrain

Venue: Elijah’s La Jolla, 8861 Villa La Jolla Drive, La Jolla, Ca 92037

Date: Oct. 9, 2013 9:00AM

Org: Localization World

Topic: Global Content Strategy Workshop

Speakers: Val Swisher, Content Rules and Paula Land, Content Insight

Venue: Hyatt Regency, Great American Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA

Date: Oct. 9, 2013 – 6:00PM

Org: STC Berkeley Chapter (www.stc-berkeley.org/)

Topic: Information Architecture Challenges and Solutions: A Case Study

Speakers: Eric Hughes. Matriculus

Venue: Highlands Country Club,110 Hiller Drive, Oakland, California

Date: Oct. 16, 2013 – 6:00 PM

Org: STC San Francisco Chapter (http://www.stc-sf.org)

Topic: Managing Tech Comm Projects in Any Environment

Speakers: Sharon Burton STC Associate Fellow

Venue: The Mechanics’ Institute, 57 Post St., San Francisco, CA and online webinar.

Date: Oct. 19-24, 2013

Org: LavaCon Conference (http://lavacon.org/2013/)

Topic: Digital Media and Content Strategies

Speakers: Jack Molisani, Executive Director and many others

Venue: Portland Hilton and Executive Tower, 921 Southwest 6th Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

Date: Oct. 21, 2013 – 6:00 PM

Org: STC Silicon Valley Chapter (www.stc-siliconvalley.org/)

Topic: Why Users Can’t Find Answers to Their Questions in Help Content

Speaker: Tom Johnson, Badgeville

Venue: Harry’s Hofbrau, 1909 El Camino Real, Redwood City, CA 94063

Date:  Oct. 22-23, 2013 – 9:00AM

Org: CIDM (http://www.infomanagementcenter.com/bestpractices/2013/index.htm)

Topic: Developing Quality Documentation in an Agile Environment

Speakers: Bill Gearhart Comtech Services, Inc.

Venue: 1825 NW 167th Pl  Beaverton, OR 97006

Date: Oct. 27-29, 2013 9:00AM

Org: Writers UA East

Topic: Conference For User Assistance

Speakers: Joe Welinske and many others

Venue: Marriott Newport, 25 America’s Cup Avenue, Newport, RI 02840

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