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We are people who care about making the reader experience awesome by delivering excellent documentation. We're writers, developers, designers, learning professionals, and documentation enthusiasts.

Come to our meetup and strategise how to make documentation great, enjoy a beverage (or two) and refreshments, and meet fellow people who care about documentation in the land Down Under.

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Remote discussion: Techcomm in the times of pandemic

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Speakers: Tom Johnson and Kirk St.Amant Context ------------ Tom recently put out a survey https://idratherbewriting.com/blog/quarantine-pandemic-impact-on-tech-comm-survey/ Kirk published an article about the tech comm facets of the pandemic that health communicators have been working in or against https://communicating-about-covid19.weebly.com/ Agenda ------------ 12:00pm - 12:10pm: Introductions and Welcome 12:10pm - 12:20pm: Kirk talks about the article and how this came about 12:20pm - 12:30pm: Tom provides context on the survey and results 12:30pm - 12:40pm: Discussion 12:45pm - 13:10pm: Participant questions (via chat) 13:15 pm: Wrap up About the speakers ---------------------------- Tom Johnson is a senior technical writer for Amazon in Sunnyvale, California. He is best known for his blog, which has one of the largest followings in the tech comm community. Tom has also created an extensive online API documentation course that has helped hundreds of technical writers transition into API documentation. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Kirk St.Amant is the Eunice C. Williamson Chair in Technical Communication at Louisiana Tech University where he is also a member of the University’s Center for Biomedical Engineering and Rehabilitation Science (CBERS) and serves as the Director of the University’s Center for Health and Medical Communication (CHMC). He is also an Adjunct Professor of Health and Medical Communication with the University of Limerick in Ireland and a Research Fellow in User Experience Design with the University of Strasbourg in France.

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WTD AU and WTD India - April Remote Meetup

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