2012 Writer’s UA Conference Announced
The 2012 Writer’s UA Conference (Conference for Software User Assistance) will be held March 11th through March 14th, 2010 in Memphis, TN. While that seems like a long time from now, you can save up to $500 by booking early. Special reduced prices are available if you reserve your place between now and August 31st.
Call for Speakers and Presenters
In preparation for the 2012 Conference, WritersUA invites you to submit a proposal for conducting a session. Presenting a session at the WritersUA Conference is a great opportunity for professional exposure. You’ll share the stage with some of the brightest in technical communication and software development. General Conference Sessions on Monday, March 12th through Wednesday, March 14th, are 60 minutes in length. A few spots are available for the presentation of half-day seminars on Sunday, March 11th.
Speakers are compensated. In addition to receiving entry to all conference events Monday-Wednesday, speaking fees are paid based on experience and the length of the session. Compensation offers will be made upon acceptance of your proposal. Speakers are responsible for their own travel expenses.
For more information on submitting a proposal, see the Writer’s UA Conference website’s Call for Speakers page.
The 2012 program features eight interest areas:
- Emerging Skills
- Updates and Trends
- Multimedia Production
- Tool Mastery
- Content Strategy
- Project Management
- User Experience
- Markup Languages
The Peer Showcase allows you to show off your work and get valuable feedback. If selected, you receive your own table, a monitor and access to a broadband Internet wi-fi connection. You also get complimentary conference registration (excluding optional Sunday seminars). For more information on submitting a Showcase proposal, see the Conference’s Peer Showcase Proposal page.