This year, SpeedCon will be hosted by the Technical Communication Association (TCA), a student-led nonprofit, with generous support from the NC State Department of English and our sponsors.
The conference will be held at Tompkins Hall on the NC State North Campus. See the location page for more details.
Lunch will be provided, and beverages (coffee, water) will be available throughout the day.
9:00 Registration and Networking
9:15 Pitches (speakers will give 10-20 second pitches about their presentation topics)
9:30 Keynote Speaker
10:15 Schedule published
10:30 Session 1
1A in T-125 (Pink) – Baker short demo of software tooling for documentation; Alyssa UX for software documentation development
1B in T-128 (Green) – Susan SW Writing in Agile development; Ashley Collaborative Writing and SME relationships for content management
11:15 Session 2 (choice of ~3 topics)
2A in T-125 (Pink) – Rachael Augmented Reality and TC; Moses visual communication in TC; Chris alt-text
2B in Caldwell Lounge – NCSU Libraries Makerspace Demo; Art 3D Printing
12:00 FREE Lunch and Networking
1:15 Session 3 (choice of ~3 topics)
3A in T-128 (Green) – Christine and Tracy Career Day on Proposal Management
3B in T-112 (Red) – Nikita localization challenges, Laura foreign language learning
2:00 Session 4 (choice of ~3 workshops)
4A in T-125 (Pink) – Beverly workshop on 5-day sprints
4B in T-112 (Red) – Art workshop on multi-modal, collaborative long-form blog post of SpeedCon