Title: North West Technical Communicators Group
Description: Technical writers/communicators, information designers based in and around the North West.
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 21:00
A Visual Communication Story in 3D
Description: Are companies really utilising their design information to share ideas, market their products, and publish documentation that’s interactive and updated from a single source? Paul Hill from Waters Corporation will discuss how the use of 3D CAD data has developed in the Technical Communication community, and how Waters has utilised this technology to share content in its journey towards a fully integrated “Visual Enterprise”.
About the speaker: Paul is a Senior Technical Writer Team Leader at Waters Corporation. He studied Technical Illustration in Swansea before living in Europe and working on automotive and aerospace projects for a large Technical Publication agency. His work has always centred on documents for engineered products, writing mechanical procedures, creating illustrated parts catalogues, as well as 3D mechanical design. His current role includes the integration of Right Hemisphere visualisation software into SAP and the subsequent training of employees throughout the company.