CFP: Symposium on Communicating Complex Information (SCCI)

4th Annual Symposium on Communicating Complex Information (SCCI)February 23-24, 2015East Carolina UniversityGreenville NCBuilding on the success of the previous three conferences,the Symposium on Communicating Complex Information (SCCI) explores the relationships between and within the contexts that affect complex information, information … [Read more...]

Call for AdCom Nominations 2014

The IEEE Professional Communication Society is managed by an administrative committee (AdCom) comprising 12 volunteers who work to assure that our society serves its members and the field of technical and professional communication. If you are interested in a higher level of involvement in PCS and IEEE, we invite you to consider being a candidate … [Read more...]

CFP: ENGINEERING LEADERS for Grand Challenges

World Congress on Engineering Education 2014 9 – 11 November 2014 in Doha, Qatar www.engineeringleaders.org The Grand Challenges for Engineering, identified by the National Academy of Engineering, represent the greatest contemporary opportunities for engineering disciplines to improve the lives of people worldwide. Those 14 … [Read more...]

New Release: A Scientific Approach to Writing for Scientists and Engineers

Writing for Engineers and Scientists

The IEEE Professional Communication Society (PCS), with Wiley-IEEE Press, continues its book series titled Professional Engineering Communication with Dr. Robert E. Berger’s  A Scientific Approach to Writing for Scientists and Engineers. His unique perspective on how to build sentences, paragraphs, and longer pieces is an exercise in inductive … [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...]

Webinar: The Power of Presentations: Make Yours Informative, Persuasive, & Memorable

Our current IEEE PCS President, Julia Williams, will be doing a webinar for IEEE-USA, titled "The Power of Presentations: Make Yours Informative, Persuasive, & Memorable," on May 8th, 2:00-3:00pm. designed to help engineers design and deliver effective presentations. Register online or get more information here. … [Read more...]

Call for papers: Communication Design Quarterly Special Issue on Health and Medical Discourses

In today’s often bewildering world of scientific, technological, cultural, and political change, medicine faces human problems and possibilities that transcend traditional academic disciplines. As such, communication about health and medicine is ever more important in shaping our understandings of our cultures, our politics, and ourselves. In an … [Read more...]

CFP: 2014 Annual Conference of the Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (CPTSC), September 25-27, 2014

Conference Theme: Contexts and Connections: Considering Situational Factors Affecting the Structure and the Nature of Programs Conference Location: University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, CO Overview The structure of our programs—the courses they contain, the sequence in which these courses are offered, the requirements … [Read more...]

CPTSC/Bedford St. Martin’s Graduate Student Diversity Scholarship

The CPTSC, together with textbook publisher Bedford/St. Martin’s, and an anonymous donor, are sponsoring a scholarship for the purpose of supporting the goal of CPTSC to increase diversity in its membership and in the field of technical communication. Eligible candidates for this scholarship include graduate students whose race, ethnicity, … [Read more...]