August 2023

Join us at our AGM 2023

We invite you to join us in person or online at this year's annual general meeting (AGM).

When: Sunday 15 October from 1pm to 2:30pm.

Where: Airways, 26 Sir William Pickering Drive, Burnside, Christchurch.

We'll send out more information a little closer to the time, including links to join us online.

Reminder for other October events

Remember to book your spot for these great events.

Register for the ASTC Conference or apply to be a presenter (12 and 13 October 2023). You can join remotely, and you'll pay the ASTC members' price if you're a TechCommNZ member.

ASTC Conference 2023

Join Dave Gash in Christchurch for his presentations from the ASTC Conference (16 and 17 October 2023).

Wickets and Other Sticky Stuff

FastThink: Creating Sustainable Content

Call for presenters at Write the Docs’ conference

Write the Docs Australia are accepting proposals for talks for their December 2023 conference in Melbourne. Do you have a talk you’d like to give? You’ve got until 15 September 2023 to submit your proposal.

Apply or read more about their conference on their website. We highly recommend checking it out!

Call for proposals – Write the Docs

Call for mentors

We’re looking for people who:

  • are interested in sharing their knowledge with others
  • have experiences and lessons learned that will help others grow
  • are great listeners and strategic planners
  • know heaps about technical communication and our industry
  • love a good chat with other technical communicators
  • are keen to help new starters find their feet in technical communication
  • would like to get some leadership and mentoring experience
  • are looking for their next mentee.

Are you interested in becoming a TechCommNZ mentor?

Email if you might be able to help.

When we match you with a mentee, the time commitment and the way you spend that time is totally up to you and your mentee.

It can be a very rewarding experience and great for your professional development too.

Other ways to connect with our network

Looking for other ways to connect with technical communicators in New Zealand? Join us on Slack (members only) and follow what we’re up to on LinkedIn.

TechCommNZ - Slack

TechCommNZ - LinkedIn

Salary survey results available now

Thanks again to everyone who answered the salary survey.

If you're a TechCommNZ member, you can check out the survey results we’ve published on our website.

Salary survey results