WTD Ottawa Meetup

This is a past event

39 people went

Every 2nd Tuesday of the month

Shopify (Cody's Cafe - 6th Floor)

150 Elgin Street · Ottawa, ON

How to find us

Follow event signage and take the elevator to the 6th floor at Cody's cafe.

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This edition of WTD Ottawa features a presentation from Rob Hanna, who will be giving his talk "Tech Comm Goes Back to the Future".

Rob Hanna is a professional technical communicator and leading expert in structured XML authoring, DITA and content management. Over the course of his career, Rob has consulted to or worked for several Fortune 500 companies including:

- Cisco Systems Inc (NASDAQ: CSCO)
- Sun Microsystems (NASDAQ: ORCL)
- Xerox (NASDAQ: XRX)
- Research In Motion (TSE: RIM)
- CAE Ltd (TSE: CAE)
- Canadian Tire (TSX: CTC)
- Infineon (FWB: IFX)
- Wolters Kluwer (Euronext Amsterdam: WKL)

In 2014, Rob was awarded the rank of Fellow of the Society for Technical Communication (STC) and earned the Enterprise Content Management Specialist (ECMs) designation from AIIM. Rob earned his certification from Information Mapping International as an Information Mapping® Certified Consultant™ (IMCC) in 2013 and holds a certification from AIIM as a Certified Information Professional (CIP).

Rob is the President and Chief Information Architect at Precision Content Authoring Solutions Inc. in Mississauga, Canada.

Rob is a member of the OASIS DITA Technical Committee working on the Technical Documentation Subcommittee. He is an executive member of AIIM’s First Canadian Chapter. He has served as a national director for the STC and as the vice-chairman for the STC Certification Commission.


5:30 to 6:00 - Refreshments and mingle
6:00 to 7:00 - Rob Hanna's presentation
7:00 to 7:30 - AMA with Rob Hanna (what the STC means to me)
7:30 to 8:00 - Chatting and goodbyes


Refreshments will be served.


Please note that there is a limit of 60 attendees for this meet up. The first 60 people that RSVP will be guaranteed a spot.