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Southern Area Group – Tuesday 11 August 2015

August’s Southern Area Group ISTC Meeting will be given over to practise sessions for TCUK Conference 2015 speakers. The aim is to give those speakers the opportunity to develop their presentation skills with a timed session, in a relaxed environment.
This year’s TCUK Conference will be held in Glasgow from 29 September to 1 October 2015, and is entitled “Breaking the Boundaries of Technical Communication”. Details can be found at: http://technicalcommunicationuk.com/.

Time & Venue
We advise that you arrive at 6.45pm to start promptly at 7pm. The event will be held at the offices of Fotech Solutions Ltd, a leading provider of Digital Acoustic Sensing fibre optics solutions.

Address details can be found at http://www.fotechsolutions.com and there are car parking facilities for up to 15-20 vehicles. Fotech is based between Junctions 4a and 5 of the M3, in Church Crookham. Nearest railway station is Fleet. Please contact the organiser if you wish to be picked up from the station. You will have to arrive at Fleet railway station though by 6.30pm, latest.

Please register your interest here for security and catering purposes.

Meeting Format
There will be two speaker sessions and conference facilities will be available for those who wish to join us by webinar.
This meeting will also be sponsored by Adrian Steel, Head of Engineering at Fotech Solutions Ltd. If you have any questions about the company and its products, he will be available to answer your queries.

GOTO Meeting details are:
Tue, Aug 11, 2015 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM GMT Daylight Time
Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.

You can also dial in using your phone.
United Kingdom : +44 (0) 20 3713 5028 +44 (0) 20 3713 5028

Access Code: 184-329-933

Time Speaker Presentation
7-7.45pm Marjorie Jones Source Control

This flows on from Marjorie’s presentation last year at TCUK entitled “Lessons for Technical Authors from the field of Software Engineering”.

8-8.15pm ALL Light Refreshments provided by Fotech Solutions Ltd, and a chance to network with other attendees
8.15-9pm TBC Presentation 2
(If there is no speaker, then there will be a chance to discuss any ideas or issues arising that members need support with).
9-9.15pm Q&A
9.30pm Finish