Washlines XIX Mini-Conference Matrix

Washlines XIX: Program Matrix, Final 

Thursday, August 22, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Wyndham Vacation Ownership Corporate Office 

What’ll Ya Have? Washlines XIX Atlanta-Style is a Varsity Sport

R1 = Rotation 1 (7:25-7:50)     R2 = Rotation 2 (7:50-8:15)     R3 = Rotation 3 (8:15-8:40)     X = Closed        Ö = Open

 

Venue Theme

Host

R1

R2

R3

Topics and Original Presenter(s)

Color

Coca Cola Karen Lane Ö Ö X
  • “Social Media and Documentation: Why Should You Care” (Jennifer White, MadCap Software)
  • “The Future of Technical Communication is Here – Are You Ready for It?” (Kapil Verma, Adobe)
  • “Using Foreign-Accented Speech: To Localize or Not?” (Halycon Lawrence, Illinois Institute of Technology)
Red
Atlanta Braves Debra Johnson X Ö Ö
  • “Information Architecture Boot Camp” (Andrea L. Ames and Alyson Riley)
  • “From Technical Writer to Content Strategist” (Alan J. Porter)
Navy Blue
The Peach City Dan  Voss Ö Ö X
  • “Global English Skills” (John R. Kohl, SAS Institute, 59th STC conference)
  • “There’s Nothing Simple about Simplified Technical English” (Bernie Koontz, Lycoming Engines, 60th STC conference)
Peach
Downtown Atlanta Jack Molisani Ö X Ö
  • “Ask Me About … Career Advancement Through Personal Branding” (Jack Molisani)
  • “Seven Career Lessons I Learned from Selling Ginsu Knives” (Jack Molisani)
Gold
MARTA Bethany Bowles Ö X Ö
  • “Re-animating the TC Body of Knowledge: TC BOK” (Hillary Hart, Liz Pohland, Craig Baehr, and Joel Kline)
  • “Meet the Editors of the STC Journals (and Others)” (Liz Pohland, Michael Alberts, Saul Carliner, Menno de Jong, Jim Dubinsky,  Joe Dumas, Miles Kimball, and Kirk St. Amant)
Green
Georgia Aquarium W.C. Wiese X Ö Ö
  • “Every Page Is Page One” (Mark Baker)
  • “Creating User Experience for Gamified Products” (Marta Rauch)
  • “How to Build a (Web) Referral Machine” (Donte Ormsby)
Aqua
Total 6 Presenters6 Venues 4Ö,
2
X
4Ö,
2
X
4Ö,
2
X

14  Mini-Presentations

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