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API Developer Documentation

In developer documentation, application programming interfaces (shorter: API) are documented, showing e.g. how API documentation can be created automatically from source code.

AR Augmented Reality

Augmented Reality supplements the real world with virtual information. For example, context-dependent supplementary technical information is displayed in a mechanic’s field of vision. A future technology – suited perfectly for technical communication.

DCS Data und Cyber Security (German Track)

Produktion, Produkte und Dienstleistungen werden zunehmend digital, „smart“ und cloudbasiert.
Was bedeutet das für den Datenschutz in der Technischen Kommunikation, und welche Herausforderungen an die Informationssicherheit sind zu bewältigen?

DITA Forum

Focuses on case studies and presentations that highlight important DITA features, such as data exchange across multiple platforms, reuse, adaptability, and localization.

DPC Digital Product Communication

With digital media, technical communication advances into new dimensions: The right content strategy helps you manage content consistently and cost-efficiently. Using web analysis and search engine optimization, you can tailor your content to clients and their requirements with optimum results. Keep in contact with your clients quickly and easily with feedback channels and social media.

GALA

The GALA Localization Forum will examine a range of translation and localization topics including terminology, data-driven decision making, translation technology, and neural machine translation. All professionals with a stake in translation or localization are encouraged to attend.

IEn Information Energy

Infomedians go for Information 4.0 and take the next steps
Documentation as we know it is dead. What next...?
Join us for the discussion on the development of documentation 4.0.
We’ll talk about what this means for us, information designers, for our companies and our strategy. We hope to set some practical steps and need your help! Infomedians work together to get Information 4.0 on the road.

IM International Management

With internationalization and globalization the management of technical communication meets new challenges. Learn how to work with distributed teams, how to overcome linguistic and cultural differences, how to ensure a smooth workflow across borders and time zones and how to apply specific technologies in this context.

IN Intelligent Information

The dynamic provision of user information based on use cases is the future of technical communication: Individualized information at the right time in the right place, in the medium of choice. Challenges in information creation will consist of structured authoring, Component Content Management, metadata, intelligent provision, use cases and user experience.

JTR Junge Technische Redakteure (German Track)

Studierende und Berufseinsteiger berichten von Projekten, Studienarbeiten und Erfahrungen aus dem Studium und den ersten Berufsjahren im Bereich Technische Dokumentation. Lernen Sie den fachlichen „Nachwuchs“ kennen und kommen Sie ins Gespräch.

Language Technology

Language technology supports the processing of natural language through the use of computers. Language technology applications are found in all areas, from technical writing to translation.

MOB Mobile Documentation

Supplying technical information for mobile devices (smartphones, tablets) is turning into an important driver for technical communication. Find out more about communication strategies for mobile documentation, business model generation, mobile browser versions, app programming, user-friendly design and the role of technical writers.

NORM Rechtliche Anforderungen und Normen (German Track)

Erwerben Sie Grundlagenwissen und halten Sie sich auf dem Laufenden über die neuesten Entwicklungen im Vertrags-, Produkthaftungs- und Produktsicherheitsrecht sowie über die wichtigsten nationalen und internationalen Normen.

PTK Project, Team and Cost Management

Efficiently managing information development is of utmost importance. Learn more about management methods, practical examples in the organization and deployment of personnel and tools along the entire process chain.

SWD Software Documentation

In this track you will become acquainted with the most important standards related to the development of information for users of software and software systems and how to implement them in your daily work. Furthermore, you will have the unique chance to discuss the latest developments with the experts (of ISO/IEC JTC1 SC7 WG2, who are) in charge of developing these standards.

TA Technical Authoring

Learn about the basic principles of Technical Authoring such as analysis of target groups, didactics of instructions, writing techniques and text comprehensibility. Experts outline the pitfalls of writing for an international audience and show best practices and methods that help you to master this challenge successfully.

tekom

Various tekom projects and findings of tekom working groups are presented.

TERM Terminologie (German Track)

Konsistente Terminologie ist ein Qualitätskriterium für gute, verständliche technische Information. Experten zeigen, wie eine Firmenterminologie aufgebaut und verwaltet wird, welche Software dabei zum Einsatz kommt und welche organisatorischen Vorkehrungen zu treffen sind.

TM Technisches Marketing (German Track)

Synergieeffekte nutzen zwischen Marke¬ting und der Verarbeitung von Informationen aus der Technischen Kommunika¬tion: Produktinformationsmanagement (PIM), Terminologie und Content Mar¬keting, Betriebsanleitung als Marketinginstrument sowie Kundenbindung durch Produktmarketing.

TV Technische Videos (German Track)

Texte, Fotos, Grafiken und 3D-Modelle können Hypervideos dynamisch und interaktiv ergänzen und die Linearität von Videos aufheben Gut gemacht kann damit der Lernprozess gesteuert und das Medium auf die individuelle Lerngeschwindigkeit angepasst werden.

UX User Experience

Does your content strike the right chord with users? Do your offerings successfully pull in clients? With user experience analyses, you can test whether technical communication is reaching people. These allow you to fine-tune your content to user types and use scenarios and optimize user interfaces and navigation paths.

VISU Visuelle Kommunikation (German Track)

Die Vorträge informieren über die Grundlagen der visuellen Kommunikation, die CAD-Datenübernahme zur Grafikerstellung, die Bedeutung von Typografie in Texten. Außerdem lernen Sie wie sie 3D-Animationen, Utility-Filme, Produkt- und Lernvideos erstellen und zielführend einsetzen.

WM Wissensmedien (German Track)

Dieser Themenbereich beschäftigt sich mit interaktiven und multimedialen Wissensprozessen zum Wissenserwerb und Wissensaustausch mit digitalen Kommunikationsmedien, wie z.B. E-Learning.