CIDM IDEAS Winter Online Conference—Understanding User Needs

Information Development, Exploration, Applications, Solutions

Designing and writing effective technical content requires an excellent understanding of the needs and capabilities of the people who will be reading and using it. Without such information, information developers tend to adopt a “be everything to everyone” approach, an approach that ultimately meets the needs of no one. But with limited access to users and little time or budget for thorough user analysis, how can we collect the user information we need?

January 24-25, 2017
For more information: CIDM IDEAS Winter Conference website


CMS/DITA North America Conference

Join the Center for Information-Development Management for the nineteenth annual Content Management Strategies/DITA North America Conference in San Diego, California on April 24-26 2017. We are a community of people who believe that international standards, structured content, reuse capabilities, and multiple media delivery are the directions of the future.

Meet publications professionals who have implemented content management strategies and the OASIS DITA standard in their organizations. Hear from key tool developers who are actively supporting the standards-based community.

April 24-26, 2017
For more information: CMS/DITA North America Conference website