November 11, 2008 Program Meeting

Anne Gentle: “Documentation as Conversation”

by Cathy Bettoney, VP Programs

For our November program meeting at the Holiday Inn Select, we welcome Anne Gentle, who is based in Austin. She will present “Documentation as Conversation”. Anne is a senior technical writer and blogger who has over ten years of experience in the field and is a senior member of the STC. Anne has acquired many interests in that time, including structured authoring, social media, XML models for software documentation such as DITA (Darwin Information Typing Architecture), blogging, online user assistance, and writing in an agile development environment.

This past year, Anne presented at DocTrain West and the STC Summit, as well as locally to the STC Austin chapter and the Central Texas DITA User Group. She works as a senior technical writer at Advanced Solutions International, which provides business and membership management software for professional organizations, churches, and other nonprofits, including the Society for Technical Communication.   

Date: November 11, 2008
Time:
5:30 – 6:25 PM Networking
6:30 – 7:45 PM Program
Location: Holiday Inn Select-Greenway Plaza, 2712 Southwest Freeway, Houston