Unconference – TC Summer Camp 2017

Join our unconference and use the day to talk about everything techcomm!


  • Date: Saturday, 9 September 2017
  • Time: 8:30 am to 6:00 pm
  • VenueDistrict Architecture Center (DAC)
  • WiFi will be available, so you can Tweet and blog!
  • Bring: Curiosity, business cards, portable device (for notes, blogging, etc), and a laptop if you’re attending a workshop.
  • Suggest and Vote on Topics: After you’ve registered, you can suggest topics of interest!
  • Questions, feedback, coordination? Email your camp counselors

Unconference Schedule

This is an approximate schedule of the day’s events:

  • 8:00 AM – Registration opens – Continental breakfast, networking, and registration!
  • 8:30 AM – Hands-on Workshops – Workshops run from 8:30-10:30.

  • 10:30 AM – Workshops end – Break, refreshments, and more networking!
  • 11:00 AM – Unconference Begins.  The first general session includes:
      • Overview
      • Session Proposals
      • Voting
      • Lunch (with ticket)
      • Sponsor presentations
      • Expert Panel or Keynote

      • 2:00 PM – Session 1
      • 3:00 PM – Session 2
      • 4:00 PM – Session 3
      • 5:00 PM – Summary of Sessions, raffle, and wrap-up.
      • 6:00 PM – Finished

    Thank you in advance for your notes and summary to everyone who volunteers as note-takers and session leaders!

    Camp organizers invite any help in picking up after the free unconference. Help keep this event free!

    Thanks to all the sponsors:
    TC Summer Camp 2017!

    TC Camp would not be possible without the generous support of our sponsors. When we reached out for companies to support this unconference, these pioneering spirited companies said YES without hesitation!

    Special thanks to our Ambassador, our Scout Leaders, our Rangers, our Conservationists and our Stewards!

    If you see a sponsor in the wild, be sure to thank them for being a TC Camp Sponsor!

    Camp Ambassador (Platinum Sponsor)


    Adobe’s Technical Communication group delivers best-in-class tools, systems and services aimed at facilitating the end-to-end process of creating ground-breaking content, managing content effectively and efficiently using cutting edge systems, publishing content seamlessly across media and devices, and achieving greater business success. Adobe’s tools and solutions help deliver contextual, consumable and actionable content while offering highest return on investment. With the convergence of marketing and technical content across enterprises – Adobe’s new-age solutions will empower your organization to create valuable experiences that build your brands, drive demand, and extend the reach and ROI of customer-facing content, pre-sale AND post-sale.

    Camp Scout Leaders (Gold Sponsors)


    easyDITA accelerates creating and delivering content. It is a complete DITA authoring, publishing, and component content management system (CCMS). easyDITA’s users can create, share, reuse, localize, and deliver information faster and easier than ever before. We pride ourselves on delivering a complete approach to content development. From authoring to publishing, we’re there every step of the way. Visit us at easydita.com.

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    Camp Rangers (Silver Sponsors)

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    Camp Conservationists (Bronze Sponsors)

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    Camp Stewards (Green Sponsors)

    Your Organization Here?

    Camp Counselors (Assistant Camp Organizers)

    TC Camp Inc is a 501(c)(3).  All donations are tax deductible.

    These companies sponsor members to the TC Camp Board and help make TC Camp happen:

    Single-Sourcing Solutions Single-Sourcing Solutions specializes in everything related to dynamic product information creation, publication, and delivery.
    leximation-300x88 Increase your efficiency with our tools and solutions. Leximation creates targeted solutions that specifically fit your needs.
    Group Wellesley provides writing, publishing, and information management solutions.
    CoolText Senior-level Tech Comms expert, who loves learning new technologies and keeping up with current tools and trends.