Call for Proposals to Summit 18

The Call for Proposals for the 65th Annual Conference: Technical Communication Summit 2018 is open. Proposals are due at 11:59 PM EDT (GMT-4) 27 September 2017.

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All proposals must be submitted through STC's online submission system. STC's 65th Annual Conference: Technical Communication Summit 2018 will be held 20-23 May 2018 in Orlando, Florida.

STC’s 2018 Membership Season is Open

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Join or Renew STC Now

STC membership is based on a calendar year. All memberships expire on 31 December. Individuals joining STC for the first time (or former members whose membership has lapsed more than one year) pay Society dues, a $15.00 enrollment fee, and chapter and SIG fees (if applicable). Because the full range of STC products and services is available to members immediately upon joining or renewing, STC dues are nonrefundable.

Note: Your dues may be tax deductible. For information, see

Join or Renew your STC membership today to continue receiving exclusive benefits such as the member rate for the 2018 Summit in Orlando, Florida (STC's annual conference and exposition).

We encourage you to add the Washington, DC – Baltimore Chapter as your home chapter or in addition to other chapters and SIGs you may join. Why should you join STC and the Washington, DC – Baltimore Chapter? The Washington, DC – Baltimore Chapter offers many opportunities to network with others in your field such as First Friday Lunches, InfoDecDC Meetups, Happy Hours, and other chapter events. You can explore your interests and expand your education and skills by attending webinars, TC Summer Camp, and participating in chapter committees and our technical communication competition. See Why Should You Join the WDCB Chapter? for more reasons to join the chapter.

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STC has added a new benefit for members!

Welcome Office Depot to the STC Member Perks program!

STC is pleased to announce a new member benefit through Office Depot!

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Through the STC Member Perks program, you can take advantage of a variety of services and products at special member discounts. Participation in these programs provides a true return on your investment in membership. Take advantage of special member discounts with companies such as: Hertz, Lenovo, MadCap Software, UPS, Mass Market Insurance Consultants, and more!

To view all the STC Member Perks, see STC Member Perks.

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Summit Exclusive! Extend Your Stay and Get Disneyland Discounts

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Reserve your rooms at the official Summit hotel, the Anaheim Marriott, by 15 April and you’ll be entered to win an upgrade to an executive suite,* a $750+ value, for the duration of your conference stay!

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Book your stay for the 2016 Summit, 15-18 May, at the official conference hotel, the Anaheim Marriott. The Anaheim Marriott combines luxury accommodations with world-class meeting space, making it the ideal location for the 2016 Summit.

Why stay at the Anaheim Marriott?

Stay steps away from all conference activities including the education sessions, continental breakfast, and the Expo Hall
Take advantage of networking opportunities with other attendees at one of the Marriott’s bars or restaurants, including its signature poolside lounge.

Work, stay, and play in a completely renovated hotel, including spacious guest rooms and comfortable common areas.

Special Price on Disneyland

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Why not come in early or extend your stay and take advantage of the variety of activities to do in and around Anaheim, including nearby Disneyland Resort!

STC is excited to extend a special price on Disneyland® Resort Theme Park tickets to all registered Summit attendees. Tickets are valid from Wednesday, 11 May, 2016 to Sunday, 22 May, 2016 and must be purchased by 9:00 PM PST (GMT-8) on Saturday 14 May 2016. Don’t delay! Prices are subject to change without notice. Summit attendees may purchase up to 6 tickets at a time, so bring the whole family along for some fun!

To take advantage of this special offer, contact Deborah Repasy at email hidden; JavaScript is required.

Register today! See you in Anaheim!