“There Once Was a City Named Limerick…” by Nancy Coppola

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Perhaps it was the intriguing medieval castles or the pints raised at local pubs, but there was a bonhomie that developed around IPCC 2005 that made our conference colleagues feel like kindred spirits sharing a remarkable journey. And ProComm 2015 should prove no differently. One of my fondest memories was our trip to the 15th Century Bunratty … [Read more...]

“The Total Limerick Experience” Sandy Bartell


I went to the first ProComm conference in Limerick in 2005, and to this day, it is still the best conference I ever attended. Not only was the program outstanding, but all the other things I could see and do in that lovely green part of Ireland provided memories I will never forget — from the social events, to walks along the River Shannon, … [Read more...]

“Exchange Ideas and Insights at ProComm 2015″ by Kirk St. Amant


ProComm 2015 represents an amazing opportunity for exchanging ideas, insights, and practices not only among individuals from academia and industry, but also with colleagues representing a wide range of nations and cultures. The atmosphere of the conference is one of true interaction and collaboration, and many of us who attended in 2005 were … [Read more...]

“Three Excellent Reasons to Attend ProComm 2015″ by Carol Barnum


If you are thinking of attending the conference in Limerick, you simply must go! You are in for a treat on so many levels. First off, the core planning committee is once again in place and, although I cannot imagine how they could top the delightful experience from the prior conference in Limerick, I am sure they are planning some new and special … [Read more...]

ProComm 2015 Call for Participation

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It's been a decade since the IEEE Professional Communication Society has held its conference in Limerick, Ireland. In 2015, ProComm is headed back to the University of Limerick! In preparation, proposals are now being accepted for full papers, brief papers, extended abstracts, workshops, and panels. For a complete explanation of the categories, … [Read more...]

Memories of Irish Bed and Breakfasts


Hi everyone, We will be posting all kinds of messages and stories here in the coming months. To start with, we asked George Hayhoe to write about his experiences of travel in Ireland. Hope you enjoy it. By the way, if you attended the previous conference in Limerick, please send me (davis_mt@mercer.edu) your stories, or submit comments … [Read more...]

Awards, awards, awards!

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Thanks to everyone who came to IEEE ProComm 2014, especially those who attended the wonderful reception in the College of Fine Arts building at Carnegie Mellon University, where we celebrated the 2014 award winners. … [Read more...]

2014 IEEE PCS Conference Student Poster Competition Winners

3rd Place - "Coffee" Miranda Byrd, Graphic Design, Avila Univ.

Congratulations to the three winners of the 2014 IEEE PCS student poster competition! Click on the thumbnails for larger images.   … [Read more...]

Register Now for IPCC 2014 in Pittsburgh!

Please join us for our annual IEEE International Professional Communication Conference (IPCC). IPCC 2014 in Pittsburgh will serve as a meeting ground for discussions about communication and learning—in the classroom, in the workplace, and as a lifelong process. We invite technical communicators, engineers, educators, researchers, students, … [Read more...]

Call for Student Posters: IEEE PCS Conference, October 13-15, 2014

The IPCC 2014 Student Poster Competition deadline has been extended to June 17th 2014. Please share this announcement with students in your program. Call for Student Posters The IEEE Professional Communication Society (PCS) invites student submissions to the Electronic Poster Competition at the 2014 International Professional Communication … [Read more...]