Communication and Translation Progression

A session at Society for Technical Communication SUMMIT 2013

Tuesday 7th May, 2013

10:00am to 11:00am (EST)

Speakers will present and lead discussions about communication and translation.

  • Is Your Content Ready for Localization? (Mary Dulin, Sound View Technical Writing)
  • New International Standard for Content Management (Annette Reilly, Lockheed Martin)
  • Plain Language: Accessibility for Content (Whitney Quesenbery, WQusability)
  • SME>Me>E-Screencast Creation and Collaboration (Christopher Bartis, ReadSoft)
  • There’s Nothing Simple About Simplified Technical English (Bernie Koontz, Lycoming Engines)
  • You Want That in Chinese—Yesterday?? (Kirsty Taylor, Ventyx)
  • When Words are Not Enough (Alan Porter, 4Js Group LLC)
  • Traditional Executive Summary Versus the Videogame Proposal One-sheet (Ann Jennings)

About the speakers

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Whitney Quesenbery

UX research | storytelling | plain language | usability | Usability in civic life | accessible voting technology

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Kirsty Taylor

Content & Translation Manager

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Alan J. Porter

Writer, Pop Culture Historian / Speaker / Content Marketing Manager for Caterpillar Inc. / Motor Sports nut. bio from Twitter

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Christopher Bartis
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Ann Jennings
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Mary Dulin

Medical writer specializing in medical device instructions for use bio from LinkedIn

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17 attendees

  • Alan J. Porter
  • Annette Reilly
  • Yash
  • Christopher Bartis
  • Chyna Teresa Trible
  • Danielle Gunter
  • Erin Brennum
  • George Alpizar
  • Gina Goodson Wadley
  • Ann Jennings
  • Judith J. Isaacson
  • Kirsty Taylor
  • Mary Dulin
  • Rosie Arcelay
  • Samantha Munroe
  • Whitney Quesenbery
  • Yvette Daniel

2 trackers

  • Laura Dent
  • Minna Vänskä

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Time 10:00am11:00am EST

Date Tue 7th May 2013


Regency V, Hyatt Regency Atlanta

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Books by speaker

  • A Web for Everyone: Designing Accessible User Experiences
  • The Content Pool: Leveraging Your Company's Largest Hidden Asset
  • Global UX

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