STC’s mission is to improve the quality and effectiveness of technical communication for audiences worldwide. STC is concerned with the education, improvement, and advancement of its members. STC-Philadelphia Metro Chapter fills these needs on a local basis through a wide range of activities, including monthly meetings; career and education information; and competitions for technical publications, and online communications. We host educational events throughout the year designed to advance the knowledge of members and promote technical communication education. Our educational events feature the thought leaders and practitioners who represent the future of the profession.