PO Box 1331
Piscataway, NJ 08855
Phone: (732) 562-5501


The Society helps engineers and technical communicators develop skills in written and oral presentation by

promoting advanced practices and theories for writing technical and scientific documentation that achieve both technical accuracy and user friendliness

developing presentation skills that capture the audience and deliver information across technical and cultural boundaries

providing information about state-of-the-art technologies for document design and publication

exploring the integration of visual communication tools (e.g., drawings, diagrams, 3-D models, animation) with written and spoken communication

conducting research on how to ensure effective communication in a modern engineering environment


  • Recognize professional achievements and contributions to the profession and society by presenting three awards: the Goldsmith Award, the Schlesinger Award, and the Best Paper Award
  • Sponsor the annual fall International Professional Communication Conference (IPCC)
  • Newsletter
  • Publishes Transactions on Professional Communication
  • Courses and workshops tailored to your needs