Monthly Programs



Upcoming events

    • 26 Oct 2018
    • 8:00 AM
    • 27 Oct 2018
    • 2:00 PM
    • UMass Lowell Inn and Conference Center, 50 Warren St., Lowell, MA https://www.acc-umlinnandconferencecenter.com/

    InterChange is back for this year. We have many high-quality sessions and professional networking opportunities over two days! The conference will be held on the following days at the UMass Lowell Inn and Conference Center:

    Friday, October 26, 2018, from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Eastern

    Saturday, October 27, 2018, from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM Eastern

    Eventbrite - InterChange 2018

    Registration is open through Friday, October 19 at 6:00 PM Eastern. 

    Join us for two days of information and education sessions for the professional communicator. Breakfast and lunch is included with your registration fee. Parking and wifi are also included.

    A few things to note:

    • We are asking that all payments be made electronically via EventBrite.

    • Watch for emails from the InterChange address, interchange@stcnewengland.org. Please whitelist us and check your spam folder for blocked emails

    • We will do our best to accommodate dietary preferences. When you register, make sure that you send us your requirements. We give this information directly to the kitchen staff.

    f you plan to stay overnight and need lodging arrangements, check our list of nearby hotels here. The UMass Lowell Inn and Conference Center currently has no rooms available. 

    Keynote speaker


    Our keynote speaker, Danielle Villegas, is best known as blogger TechCommGeekMom. She has given presentations at the STC Summit, CONDUIT, IEEE-ProComm, and Drexel University. She has also taught technical communications at the New Jersey Institute of Technology. Danielle has been active with the STC Philadelphia Metro Chapter (STC-PMC), doing publicity and sponsorship, acting as the CONDUIT co-chair, serving as Vice President, and currently serving as President of the chapter.

    Thank You to Our Sponsors:

    Single Sourcing Solutions


    Single-Sourcing Solutions specializes in Arbortext — everything related to dynamic product information creation, publication, and delivery. We present often, contribute code to open source repositories, and strive to make Arbortext knowledge less tribal and more accessible to everyone. 

    TechSmith


    Most people struggle to communicate effectively. Whether it’s giving feedback on a project, teaching a course, or training others, it’s hard to make sure people understand. The problem is if your message isn’t quick and engaging, your communication will fail. TechSmith helps you create high-quality images and videos for better communication. 

    You need to share important information without wasting time or being ignored. The good news is that you can instantly start communicating more effectively. You just need a new approach. We’ve spent the last 25 years helping millions of people create visuals to get their point across in a faster, more engaging way.

    36Software


    SmartDocs by 36Software remains the Global Leader in MS Word Content Management and Document Automation Software. SmartDocs transforms Word into an easy content management solution:

    • Continue working in Microsoft Word
    • Share, track, and control content
    • Customize document automation
    • Save time. Save money. Immediately.

    Write once. Approve once. Use everywhere.

    Contact us at info@36software.com with questions or to get a FREE SmartDocs trial.

    Jorsek


    At Jorsek we are dedicated to making structured content easier from your writer’s first word to your readers finding what they need. Every day we build tools that are designed to make writing, collaborating, managing, translating, and deploying content easier; easier for writers, content managers, companies, organizations, and their end-users. We believe the foundation of modern organizations is digital documents and together we can make this foundation stronger. Our flagship product, easyDITA, is a DITA standards-based Component Content Management System (CCMS) that turns your content into flexible, actionable, and manageable data.

    The Content Wrangler


    The Content Wrangler is a global digital media company that exists to help organizations adopt the tools, technologies, and techniques they need to connect content to customers. Its flagship web property, TheContentWrangler.com, is an online magazine covering the people, methods, standards, ideas and trends that matter in the content industry today.

    Syncro Soft / oXygen

    Oxygen XML Editor

    Syncro Soft is a privately held software company founded in 1998 with a large area of expertise in XML technologies and single-source publishing. The main product, Oxygen XML Editor, provides the best coverage of today's XML technologies. It complies with the established standards released by W3C and other organisations and enhances the productivity of developers and content authors through an intuitive and innovative XML IDE. Syncro Soft is a member of the W3C.

    Dassault Systèmes / SOLIDWORKS


    SOLIDWORKS, a Dassault Systèmes brand, is a world leader in 3D solutions that helps millions of engineers and designers succeed through innovation. Our products deliver an intuitive experience in product design, simulation, data management, electrical design, and technical communications. 

Past events

20 Sep 2018 The Interplay of UX and Technical Communication
19 Jul 2018 STC New England Chapter 2018 Crossover Meeting
20 Jun 2018 End-of-Year Celebration 2018
25 Apr 2018 STC Joint Chapter Lunch N'Learn Webinar: Slack for Technical Writers and Editors
24 Jan 2018 Come Check Out the Chapter!
13 Dec 2017 How Augmented Reality is Transforming the Way Companies Create, Sell, Operate, and Service Products
20 Oct 2017 InterChange Conference 2017
21 Jun 2017 End-of-Year Celebration 2017
24 May 2017 Scribbling Tipplers Social
17 May 2017 Power Follow-Up: Using Follow-Up Methods to Strengthen Your Job Search
19 Apr 2017 Honing Your Workplace Negotiation Skills
12 Apr 2017 Scribbling Tipplers Social
08 Mar 2017 Scribbling Tipplers Social
22 Feb 2017 Best Practices for Telecommuting / Working with Remote Project Teams
15 Feb 2017 Scribbling Tipplers Social
18 Jan 2017 Scribbling Tipplers Social
14 Dec 2016 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
30 Nov 2016 RTFM!
09 Nov 2016 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
19 Oct 2016 Tech Comm and Mobile – A Strategic Assessment
12 Oct 2016 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
15 Jun 2016 Year-End Celebration
11 May 2016 The Search for Simplicity
20 Apr 2016 Webinar: Disaster Recovery: Fixing a Documentation Mess
20 Apr 2016 Dinner Program: Disaster Recovery: Fixing a Documentation Mess
01 Apr 2016 InterChange Conference 2016
02 Mar 2016 March 2: Webinar or Meetup: You Choose!
16 Feb 2016 Providence Scribbling Tipplers
02 Feb 2016 Three Webinars in One Evening
20 Jan 2016 Making Agile Work for YOU! - Webinar
20 Jan 2016 Making Agile Work for YOU!
13 Jan 2016 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
13 Jan 2016 Gate City Scribblers Social Hour
15 Dec 2015 Providence Scribbling Tipplers
09 Dec 2015 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
05 Dec 2015 Holiday Hoe-Down
19 Nov 2015 Videos as Learning Content - How to Get Started - Webinar
19 Nov 2015 Videos as Learning Content - How to Get Started
17 Nov 2015 Providence Scribbling Tipplers
11 Nov 2015 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
11 Nov 2015 Gate City Scribblers Social Hour
21 Oct 2015 Getting Buy-In for TechComm Initiatives - Webinar
21 Oct 2015 Getting Buy-In for TechComm Initiatives
17 Oct 2015 Building a Mobile Documentation App
28 Sep 2015 Gate City Scribblers Social Hour
22 Sep 2015 Providence Scribbling Tipplers
16 Sep 2015 Frenemies? Tech Comm, Tech Support, and Working Together - Webinar
16 Sep 2015 Frenemies? Tech Comm, Tech Support, and Working Together
09 Sep 2015 Gate City Scribblers Social Hour
08 Jul 2015 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
16 Jun 2015 End-of-Year Celebration
10 Jun 2015 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
10 Jun 2015 Gate City Scribblers Social Hour
03 Jun 2015 Council Meeting
13 May 2015 Gate City Scribblers Social Hour
13 May 2015 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
12 May 2015 The Many Faces of Learnability
06 May 2015 Council Meeting
15 Apr 2015 The Coolest Thing I Do: Sharing Tools and Processes
08 Apr 2015 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
08 Apr 2015 Gate City Scribblers Social Hour
01 Apr 2015 Council Meeting
27 Mar 2015 InterChange Conference 2015
11 Mar 2015 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
11 Mar 2015 Gate City Scribblers Social Hour
04 Mar 2015 Council Meeting
18 Feb 2015 Adapting and Thriving In a Changing Tech Comm World
04 Feb 2015 Council Meeting
21 Jan 2015 DITA State of the Union - Webinar
21 Jan 2015 DITA State of the Union - Dinner Program
07 Jan 2015 Council Meeting
10 Dec 2014 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
03 Dec 2014 Council Meeting
19 Nov 2014 Open the Door: Inviting Users to Contribute - Webinar
19 Nov 2014 Open the Door: Inviting Users to Contribute - Dinner Program
18 Oct 2014 Building Your First Mobile Documentation App
15 Oct 2014 Publishing and Marketing Your eBook - Webinar
15 Oct 2014 Publishing and Marketing Your eBook - Dinner Program
08 Oct 2014 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
01 Oct 2014 Council Meeting
24 Sep 2014 Manage Your In-Country Translation Review Process - Webinar
24 Sep 2014 Manage Your In-Country Translation Review Process - Dinner Program
10 Sep 2014 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
03 Sep 2014 Council Meeting
02 Sep 2014 2014 STC New England Competition - User Support Materials Category Registration
02 Sep 2014 2014 STC New England Competition - Promotional Materials Category Registration
02 Sep 2014 2014 STC New England Competition - Instructional Materials Category Registration
02 Sep 2014 2014 STC New England Competition - Informational Materials Category Registration
13 Aug 2014 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
18 Jun 2014 End of Year Celebration
14 Jun 2014 APIs and SDKs Workshop -- Round THREE -- Breaking Into and Succeeding in a Specialty Market
11 Jun 2014 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
03 Jun 2014 Council Meeting
28 May 2014 Surviving and Thriving in an XML World -- WEBINAR
14 May 2014 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
06 May 2014 Council Meeting
09 Apr 2014 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
08 Apr 2014 UX and Tech Communication: Bridging the Gap
01 Apr 2014 Council Meeting
29 Mar 2014 InterChange Conference
19 Mar 2014 Taming the Information Scavenger Hunt and Competition Awards -- DINNER PROGRAM
12 Mar 2014 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
04 Mar 2014 Council Meeting
12 Feb 2014 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
04 Feb 2014 Council Meeting
31 Jan 2014 Deadline: InterChange 2014 Call for Proposals
29 Jan 2014 Boston Interactions Winter Party -- NEW DATE
15 Jan 2014 -- WEBINAR -- Google Docs, Google Drive, and the Whole Damn Googleverse
08 Jan 2014 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
07 Jan 2014 Council Meeting
11 Dec 2013 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
03 Dec 2013 Council Meeting
03 Dec 2013 AMWA event --- Self-publishing Your Book: From Preparation to Distribution
13 Nov 2013 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
05 Nov 2013 Council Meeting
01 Nov 2013 Mobile Publications Competition Registration
18 Oct 2013 Technical Illustration and Art Competition Registration
18 Oct 2013 Online Publications Competition Registration
16 Oct 2013 "Documenting the Future" -- STC's 60th Anniversary Diamond Jubilee!
09 Oct 2013 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
05 Oct 2013 Sold Out! APIs and SDKs: Breaking Into and Succeeding in a Specialty Market
30 Sep 2013 Technical Publications Competition Registration
18 Sep 2013 -- MONTHLY PROGRAM -- Don’t Take Away My Writer – Building Partnerships with Engineering and the Rest of the Organization
14 Sep 2013 APIs and SDKs: Breaking Into and Succeeding in a Specialty Market
11 Sep 2013 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
14 Aug 2013 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
27 Jul 2013 Scribbling Fiddlers at Lowell Folk Fest!
21 Jul 2013 Annual Leadership Crossover Meeting
10 Jul 2013 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
26 Jun 2013 End of Year Celebration
12 Jun 2013 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
10 Jun 2013 AMWA Dinner Meeting - Exploring the Bridge Between Narrative and Healthcare
15 May 2013 Stepping into Collaboration
08 May 2013 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
01 May 2013 Networking Lunch with AMWA
27 Apr 2013 STC New England Annual Conference
17 Apr 2013 Healthcare Communication and the Technical Communicator
10 Apr 2013 Scribbling Tipplers Social Hour
20 Feb 2013 APIs and SDKs: Breaking into a Specialty Market, presented by Ed Marshall
16 Jan 2013 Developing for the Unknown, presented by Neil Perlin
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