Conference on Agile documentation

The Gov.uk GDS team is organising a one day, free of charge conference in December, where speakers will discuss techniques for writing documentation in an Agile environment, and how to make your content Agile: Tips to writing continuous documentation, ensuring it stays up to date. Tips to getting the development team to value documentation. Knowledge of the tools… Read more »

Customers as Advocates Conference 2016

I thought I’d mention a conference I’ll be attending this month – The Customers as Advocates Conference. “Customers as Advocates” focuses on the challenges of creating successful customer relationships that lead to reference and case study programmes.” Although it is aimed at professionals that sell and market enterprise technology, I found it very informative, as a… Read more »

MadWorld 2016 Conference Review – Day Two

Last week, I spoke at, and attended, Madworld 2016, the conference hosted by MadCap Software for its users. Here is a summary of what I saw and heard on the second day. These were mostly for advanced users; I didn’t see any of the presentations aimed at new users of Flare.

MadWorld 2016 Conference Review – Day One

Last week, I spoke at, and attended, Madworld 2016, the conference hosted by MadCap Software for its users. It’s the most rewarding and enjoyable of all the conferences on technical communication that I attend. Here is a summary of what I saw and heard on the first day.

Ellis will be speaking at the Lavacon Europe conference

Cherryleaf’s Ellis Pratt will be speaking at Lavacon’s first European conference. This will be held on 5-8 June, at the Trinity College Conference Centre, Dublin. Ellis’ presentation will be on the 7th June, and it’s called “Markdown – Friend or Foe?” If you’re going, do say hello.