Archives for April 2015

Join the Party!

Wondering whether the Medieval Banquet ticket is worth the price? You MUST SEE this video: http://youtu.be/13G_vALbZO4 You and your family or guests coming to ProComm 2015 will not want to miss this evening meal and entertainment. Walking into the Knappogue Castle is like walking back to medieval times. But fear not: we go as Lords and Ladies … [Read more...]

CFP: Communication Design for Social Media: Examining Information Exchanges in Dynamic Online Spaces

Communication Design Quarterly (CDQ), the peer reviewed publication of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)’s Special Interest Group on the Design of Communication (SIGDOC) is soliciting article proposals for an upcoming special issue that will examine communication design practices for social media.  This special issue will be published … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Editor-in-Chief of the Scholarly Publication Communication Design Quarterly (CDQ)

The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Special Interest Group on Design of Communication (SIGDOC) is seeking an editor-in-chief and institutional home for its peer-reviewed scholarly publication Communication Design Quarterly (CDQ). Communication Design Quarterly is published four times a year (Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall) and … [Read more...]

“Experiencing Ireland” by Julia M. Williams, past president, ProComm

Ireland—even just the name evokes images of green fields, friendly people, and, perhaps, pints of frothy Guinness. When you travel to Ireland for ProComm 2015, you will have the opportunity to see and experience much more than this. I’d like to suggest a couple of travel options that will make your trip to Ireland a memorable one. Because I’m … [Read more...]

CFP: IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication: December 2016 Special Issue on Entrepreneurship Communication

Guest editor: Clay Spinuzzi (University of Texas at Austin), clay.spinuzzi@utexas.edu Entrepreneurs must communicate constantly. When they develop an innovation, look at possible markets, conduct market research, seek intellectual property protection, develop a business model, and pitch to stakeholders, they are engaging in professional … [Read more...]

Limerick 2015 International Round Table Discussion on Technical and Professional Communication

The Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (CPTSC) and the Association of Teachers of Technical Writing (ATTW) will co-host a round table discussion in the afternoon between the conclusion of the ProComm 2015 conference and the start of the ACM SIGDOC conference.  The focus of this discussion will be to examine the different … [Read more...]