2014 Community of Excellence

2014 PaceSetter Award

Welcome to the New York Metro Community of the Society for Technical Communication (STC NY Metro)

Winner, 2013 & 2014 Community of Excellence Award

Winner, Pacesetter Community Award 2 years running


More 2016 Events
In the Works

Fall 2016: More...more...more Networking and Educational Programs
July - August:
Summer Break
TBD: Summer Social - Picnic
June: No Events

Want to win a $100 Amazon gift card?
Join the New York Metro chapter of the Society for Technical Communication (STC) now, and be entered into a raffle for a $100 Amazon gift card at our July social event (Date TBD).
The second prize is a copy of Revising and Editing for Translators -- a great resource for anyone who needs to revise their own or colleague's texts, not just for translators.

Excuse me? Are you playing Communicator Quest?

Chapter Meeting (Live NYC & Virtual)
The Good, the Bad, and the Flexible: How to Make Agile Work for YOU! with John Garison
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Find out what Agile is and what's in it for you.

Chapter Meeting (Live NYC & Virtual)

Build a Simple Performance Support Tool to Maximize Your Training with Hal Christensen
Thursday, April 21, 2016
Watch while Hal shows how you yourself can design and implement a performance support solution to strengthen your own learning blends and deliverables.

Chapter Meeting (Live NYC & Virtual)
Preparing Your Text for Translation with Barbara Jungwirth
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
After you attend this presentation, you will know how to help your translator do the best possible job for you.

Chapter Meeting (Live NYC & Virtual)
Winning Knowledge Spaces = 1 wiki + "Every Page is Page One" with Nitza Hauser
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Network with your colleagues and learn about a Tech Comm group's implementation of winning knowledge spaces for their deliverables.

Best of the Summit (Virtual only)
Delivering Career-Boosting Technical Presentations with Gavin Austin
Thursday, February 11, 2016
View the presentation that your NY Metro colleagues voted as having the biggest impact from the 2015 STC Summit.

Holiday Social (Live NYC only)
Our 2015 Annual Holiday Fete at Carragher's New York City Pub & Restaurant
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Enjoy the season and make merry with your communicator colleagues, families, and friends.

Chapter Meeting (Live NYC & Virtual)

Social Media for Technical Communicators with Ed Marsh
Thursday, November 12, 2015
Is social media silly? Is it necessary? Network and find out what an experienced technical communicator thinks.

Workshop (Live NYC, no virtual)
Special Event at Google NYC
API Technical Writing with Sarah Maddox
Monday, September 21, 2015

API technical writing--it’s an exciting, challenging and rewarding field.  This is a practical workshop consisting of lectures interspersed with hands-on sessions. Don't miss it.

Social (Northern New Jersey, near NJ Transit rail)

Summer Social & Competition Awards Event
Sunday, August 2, 2015
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT (UTC -4)
Celebrate a year of STC NY Metro events, enjoy the opportunity to network and socialize, and recognize our award-winning entrants and their entries.