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Society for Technical Communication
Orlando Central Florida Chapter STC
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The schedule for STC Orlando Central Florida Chapter meetings promises a topic of interest for everyone.

We meet monthly at the IHOP, 11571 University Blvd, Orlando, Florida (except as noted). Networking begins at 6:30 p.m., program at 7:00 p.m.

Cost: Free. Please use Eventbrite to RSVP to a meeting or event if you plan to attend.

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Date Topic Speaker Location
Thurs., Aug. 18
2016
Downtown Networking Event   Orlando Public Library
Thurs., Sept. 22
2016
Global Content Strategy: Delivery is Critical to Success Scott Abel
Tim Steele
Joe Gelb
IHOP
Thurs., Oct. 20
2016
Emerging Trends in Tech Comm and How to Jumpstart Your Technical Skills John Paz IHOP
Thurs., Nov. 17
2016
Surviving a Tech Comm Layoff David Coe
David Coverston
IHOP
Thurs., Dec. 15
2016
Holiday Social Dinner Jack Molisani Black Rock Bar & Grill
Thurs., Jan. 19
2017
Lavacon Webinar:
Content Management
Jack Molisani IHOP
Thurs., Feb. 23
2017
Ethics of the Columbia Disaster Dr. Paul Dombrowski IHOP
Thurs., Mar. 23
2017
Employment Panel Stephanie Young
Scott Dorsett
Matthew Carlyle
IHOP
Thurs., April 20
2017
Annual UCF/STC/FTC Meeting:
Picking a Path: Progression Learning Sessions
Coe, Johnson, Wiese, Voss, Campbell, Aguad, Ducharme Live Oak Event Center
Thurs., May. 25
2017
Jumpstart Your Tech Knowledge David Coe IHOP


Here is a recap of our 2015-2016 meetings:
Date Topic Speaker Location
Thurs., Aug. 20
2015
Chapter Year Kick-Off   IHOP
Thurs., Sept. 17
2015
Broken Silos: Destruction for the Sake of Your Users Rhyne Armstrong IHOP
Thurs., Oct. 15
2015
Webinar: HTML5 Elizabeth Fraley IHOP
Tues., Nov. 17
2015
Delivering the Message: Exploring Atypical Methods and Mediums Jen Selix
Michelle Flores
IHOP
Thurs., Dec. 10
2015
Holiday Reunion Dinner   World of Beer UCF
Thurs., Jan. 14
2016
Tool Tips
PowerPoint presentation
David Coverston IHOP
Thurs., Feb. 4
2016
Annual UCF/STC/FTC Meeting:
Mining for Knowledge: Progression Learning Sessions
Voss, Garcia, Smithson, Johnson, Aguad, Ducharme, Lane UCF Student Union
Thurs., Mar. 17
2016
Employment Panel Loretta Lott
Fitz Ward
IHOP
Thurs., April 14
2016
Ethical Aspects of the Challenger Disaster Dr. Paul Dombrowski IHOP
Thurs., May 19
2016
Tips for Writing Clear Instructions for any Task, Procedure, or Process Debra Johnson IHOP
Thurs., June 23
2016
End of the Year Banquet Debra Johnson Liam Fitzpatrick's
951 Market Promenade Ave
Lake Mary, FL 32746


Here is a recap of our 2014-2015 meetings:
Date Topic Speaker Location
Thurs., Aug. 21
2014
Washlines XX Conference attendees Winter Park Civic Center
Thurs., Sept. 18
2014
We’re All Teachers: The Technical Communicator as Instructional System Designer Alex Garcia
Megan Brown
Jessica Baker
Winter Park Civic Center
Thurs., Oct. 16
2014
140 Years of Career Advice W.C. Wiese
Dan Voss
Debra Johnson
Jon Kessler
Winter Park Civic Center
Thurs., Nov. 20
2014
It Has to be Usable to be Useful Karla Kitalong Winter Park Civic Center
Thurs., Dec. 11
2014
Holiday Reunion Dinner   Orlando Marriott Lake Mary
1501 International Pkwy.
Lake Mary
Thurs., Jan. 15
2015
Monetizing Your Content: Be the Captain of Your Career Jack Molisani Winter Park Civic Center
Thurs., Feb. 12
2015
Annual UCF/STC/FTC Meeting:
Show Me the Money: How to Get a Job, Keep a Job, and Flourish in Your Career
Bernard Aschwanden
Christopher Ward
UCF Student Union
Garden Key, Rm 221
Fri., Feb. 13
2015
Show Me the Money: Hands-On Tools Workshop Bernard Aschwanden
Christopher Ward
UCF Colbourn Hall
Tech Writing Lab
Thurs., Mar. 19
2015
Employment Panel Kelly Pharo
Mark Wray
Winter Park Civic Center
Thurs., April 16
2015
Risk Communication Dawnell Claessen Winter Park Civic Center
Thurs., May 21
2015
Style Guides Mary Burns Winter Park Civic Center
Thurs., June 18
2015
End of the Year Banquet Debra Johnson Sam Snead's Tavern
1801 W. Maitland Blvd
Orlando, FL 32810


Here is a recap of our 2013-2014 meetings:
Date Topic Speaker Location
Thurs., Aug. 22
2013
Washlines XIX Conference attendees Wyndham Vacation
Ownership Corporate
Office
Thurs., Sept. 19
2013
Bending Without Breaking: Info Dev Flexibility in Agile Alyssa Fox Wyndham Vacation
Ownership Corporate
Office
Thurs., Oct. 17
2013
Improving Team Dynamics for a More Effective Team Paul Mueller Wyndham Vacation
Ownership Corporate
Office
Tues., Nov. 19
2013
Special "Thanks" Dinner   Culpepper’s
11662 University Boulevard
Orlando
Thurs., Dec. 12
2013
Holiday Reunion Dinner   Orlando Marriott Lake Mary
1501 International Pkwy.
Lake Mary
Thurs., Jan. 16
2014
Annual UCF/STC/FTC Meeting Rhyne Armstrong UCF Student Union
Cape Florida Ballroom
Thurs., Feb. 20
2014
The Road to Business Analysis Certification: Is it Worth the Trip? Dalton Hooper Wyndham Vacation
Ownership Corporate
Office
Thurs., Mar. 20
2014
Employment Panel Briana Celeste
Garrett Grahn
Keiko Berg
Joe Kavanaugh
Wyndham Vacation
Ownership Corporate
Office
Thurs., April 17
2014
How to Write a Winning Proposal: Near Misses Only Count in Horseshoes and Nuclear War Dan Voss Wyndham Vacation
Ownership Corporate
Office
Thurs., May 15
2014
Writing, Editing, and Making a Living in Online Publishing Jen Selix &
Jen Juneau
Perkins Restaurant
Winter Park
Thurs., June 19
2014
End of the Year Banquet Debra Johnson Tibby’s New Orleans Kitchen
2203 Aloma Ave.
Winter Park, FL 32792



Admin Council Retreat – July 18, 2015





End of the Year Banquet – June 18, 2015









Style Guides
Meeting – May 21, 2015



Employment Panel / Pellegrin Awards
Meeting – March 19, 2015



Show Me the Money: How to Get a Job, Keep a Job,
and Flourish in Your Career
Joint STC-UCF/FTC Meeting – February 12, 2015



Mentor Program
Kickoff Meeting – November 25, 2014



140 Years of Career Advice
Meeting – October 16, 2014



Washlines XX
Meeting – August 21, 2014





Microsoft OneNote
Meeting – February 21, 2013



Easy to Use, Difficult to Master: Social Media in 2013
Joint STC-UCF/FTC Meeting – January 15, 2013

Rhyne Armstrong





Holiday Reunion
Dinner – December 12, 2013







Using Metrics to Estimate Documentation Projects
Meeting – October 16, 2012

Paul Mueller


Technical Communication in China: A Discussion with Shuoyi Li
Dinner – October 11, 2012


(Left to right) Priya Sharma, Jean Conner, Dan Voss, Shuoyi Li, Karen Lane, Loretta Lott, David Coverston


Single Source, Collaborative Authoring and Component Content Management
Meeting – September 18, 2012





Washlines XVIII
Meeting – August 21, 2012







 
   
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