Events

tcworld Conference 2017

October 24-26, 2017 – Stuttgart, Germany

The tcworld conference is the leading global event for technical communication. It gathers international speakers from around the world to discuss the current trends and topics.

On Thursday, October 26 from 09:45 – 10:30 Steffen Frederiksen will present “Information 4.0 and Interface 4.0: Right information. Right time. Right Place”. He will also be part of the panelists on the discussion “Changing the Client Content Experience with Bots” on the same day from 15:15 – 16:00.

For more information on the conference, visit http://conferences.tekom.de/home/.

DITA Europe

October 30-31, 2017 – Berlin, Germany

Join colleagues from around the world for two days of career-empowering knowledge, practices, networking, and practical solutions. With insights from over 30 speakers, an exhibit hall packed with the best content management solutions, and the very best in industry networking, CMS/DITA Europe is designed with your specific needs in mind—providing strategies you can use immediately as you create and manage technical content, and expanding your professional network with information development experts from around the world.

On Tuesday, October 31 from 13:15 – 13:55 Steffen Frederiksen will introduce the Information 4.0 consortium and explain how it is connected to Industry 4.0, IoT, bots, deep learning and AI.

Soren Weimann will present on DITA XML and Word topics sourcing the same deliverable from 11:50 – 12:30 the same day.

For more information on the conference, visit https://ditaeurope.infomanagementcenter.com/

LavaCon USA

November 5-8, 2017 – Portland, Oregon

LavaCon is a gathering place for content strategists, documentation managers, and other UX professionals.

Monday 6 November, 11:15–12:15 – Listen to Darko Stefanoski, EY, and Steffen Frederiksen talk about how to transform your old-style documentation into executable content modules.

For more information, visit https://lavacon.org/2017/portland/

Preparing Your Content for the Future: Bots, Machine Learning and AI

November 16, 2017 – Webinar

Are you ready for how AI, machine learning, and other future technology will affect content development?

Join Scott Abel of The Content Wrangler and Steffen Frederiksen, Founder and CSO of DitaExchange, for this free one-hour webinar. Attendees will learn what structured content management is and how it works. They will understand what benefits structured content can have for writers, project managers, business owners, IT departments and content consumers. They will also learn how to prepare their content to be fed into new technologies with practical examples from the field.

To register, visit https://www.brighttalk.com/webcast/9273/280385

Past Events 2017

NORDIC TechKomm

September 12-13, 2017 – Copenhagen, Denmark

At the two-day event, experts from various European countries will convene in Copenhagen on September 12-13, 2017 to share best practices or present current ideas on the main conference topic UX – User Experience. NORDIC TechKomm 2017 is targeted at professionals in the field of technical communication who are eager to learn and share their knowledge about the latest industry trends.

Our founder, Steffen Frederiksen, will present “Feeding the Chatbot” on the first day of the conference.

For more information on the conference, visit http://nordic-techkomm.com/

DIA Annual Meeting

June 18-22, 2017 – Chicago, USA

The DIA 2017 Annual Meeting is the largest, longest-running event in the life sciences industry designed to foster the international exchange of actionable insights to improve health globally through the advancement of lifesaving medicines and technologies. DIA 2017, themed “Driving Insights to Action,” will host more than 7,000 global health care professionals in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device communities from more than 51 countries. In its 53rd year, DIA 2017 will hold more than 160 sessions over 10+ tracks and bring in more than 450 exhibiting companies.

Book a meeting to find out more about structured content management. Or stop by our booth #2156 to enter a raffle to win a $1000 donation to Doctors Without Borders submitted in your name!

For more information, visit http://www.diaglobal.org/Flagship/DIA-2017

LavaCon Europe

May 22–24, 2017 – Dublin, Ireland

LavaCon is a gathering place for content strategists, documentation managers, and other UX professionals.

Tuesday 23 May, 10:45–11:45 – Listen to Anna Ngu, EASA, and Steffen Frederiksen talk about EASA’s new eRules platform, powered by our Dx4 content management software.

For more information, visit https://lavacon.org/2017/dublin/

Information Energy

May 17-18, 2017 – Utrecht, Netherlands

The future of information is a common business interest for technical documentation departments, marketing departments, and information managers. Content will not only be shared across the organization, it will be available for everyone, anywhere and at any time. This will have huge implications for all professionals in the information domain.

So, what will the organization of information in the future and its use in the context of Industry 4.0 and artificial intelligence look like? What this all means for you, for your work and what you can do to contribute? Find answers and new ideas to these and other questions at Information Energy 2017 in Utrecht, the Netherlands.

Our founder, Steffen Frederiksen, will talk about structured content management solutions on both days of the conference.

For more information, visit http://www.informationenergy.org/

Content Management Strategies/DITA North America Conference

April 24-26, 2017 – San Diego, USA

CIDM 2017

 

 

 

 

Join the Center for Information-Development Management for the 19th annual Content Management Strategies/DITA North America Conference in San Diego, California on April 24-26 2017. Engage with a community of people who believe that international standards, structured content, reuse capabilities, and multiple media delivery are the directions of the future.

Meet publications professionals who have implemented content management strategies and the OASIS DITA standard in their organizations. Learn strategies for content management, taxonomy, faceted search, translation, social media, agile workflow, DITA, Lightweight DITA and a whole lot more! Hear from key tools developers who are actively supporting the standards-based community.

Join us at the Technology Test Kitchen from 11:40 to 12:20 on Monday, April 24th to learn more about our vision for an Open DITA standard.

For more information on the conference, visit http://www.cm-strategies.com