oin us in Quebec City, September 23-26, when SIGDOC98 convenes at the Loews Le Concorde Hotel. The conference will provide a forum for professionals and students to examine a variety of issues facing technical communicators. We will address such topics as:

  • Meeting design demands of the rapidly changing documentation world
  • Presenting information for a world audience
  • The acceleration of technological change
  • Year 2000: managing the millennium change
  • The world wide web: taming the new frontier
Track the conference program as it unfolds from the SIGDOC Web page

The 1998 Rigo award winner, Dr. Patricia Wright, is among the featured speakers. A representative from Netscape Communications Corporation will accept this year's Diana award.

Quebec City

One of the oldest cities in North America, Quebec City's rich history makes for a wonderful cultural experience for visitors. The city is filled with historic attractions: the Citadel, the Old Port, Musée de la Civilisation,. Immerse yourself in the Old World charm of Vieux Quebec on the cliffs of Cap-Diamantcobblestone streets, 17th and 18th century architecture Quebec's French heritage gives you a full European experience: outstanding French restaurants and cafes, unique shopping establishments, and a vibrant nightlife. In September the autumn foliage is in brilliant color.

The conference hotel, Loews Le Concorde Hotel, is on the Grand Alléeoften called the Champs-Elysées of Quebec City. This modern hotel's rooftop revolving bar and restaurant provide spectacular views of the city. Other amenities include three restaurants, a heated outdoor pool, and a health club with Nautilus equipment and a sauna.

For more information

For information about the conference and about Quebec City, contact:

SIGDOC98 conference information and inquiries URL: http://www.acm.org/sigdoc/sigdoc98
Email: sigdoc98@mit.edu
Loews Le Concorde Hotel
Tel.1 800 463-5256 (within Canada)
1 800 23LOEWS (within the United States)
URL: http://www.loewshotels.com
Quebec City and region tourist information URL: http://quebec-region.cuq.qc.ca/

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