Notes from 54th International STC Conference
Minneapolis, Minnesota, May 13-16, 2007
This site contains notes taken
from the technical sessions at the 54th Annual International Conference
of the Society for Technical Communication (STC)
in Minneapolis, Minnesota, May 13-16, 2007. Below is a hot-linked table
of contents of the sessions for which notes are provided. Additional links
to other sites and materials are provided within the notes from the various sessions.
Links to these sites are expected to be valid at least until September 1, 2007.
In some cases, handouts are available only in hard-copy form. To get copies of such
materials contact Dan Voss via e-mail.
The presenters of several of the sessions covered below published one or more articles
on the conference Proceedings, which are available in hard copy and, in some
cases, electronic format. To get copies of these papers, you
can contact Dan Voss via e-mail.
To view files of presentations from the conference and other related materials,
check out the Conference Web site.
Not only are materials from the most recent international conference available online,
materials are also available back to the 45th international conference in the extensive
electronic archives that run from 1998 to 2007.
- "Beyond the Basics: Project Management Essentials for Technical Communicators",
Cynthia C. (Cindy) Currie, STC second vice president (will be president in 2009).
- "How to Deliver Outstanding Client Service",
Lola Frederickson and Susan Borowick, Frederickson Communication.
- "Tools vs. Humanity",
Phylise Banner Klein, Angela Eaton, Alan Houser, Karen Lane, Jerry Franklin, Geoffrey Hart, and George Slaughter
(cross section of industry and academe).
Ethics and Accessibility
Comments or suggestions regarding the 54th
International STC Conference notes? Please e-mail Dan Voss