August 24, 2015

Information Developers Foundation-August, 2015

Information Developers Meetups

Snaps of Information Developers Foundation meetup on 22 August 2015. It was attended by top-notch technical writers of NCR and the presentations were truly amazing.The best part was it was interactive.

Interactive technical writing session in progress
Bipul presented a very interesting talk on the importance of UX in developers guide.
Bipul from GlobalLogic talking on UX in documentation
Ankur Srivastav guru of DITA talk about the information mapping through DITA.

DITA man Ankur

Rinni talk about one of the latest concept of documentation DocOps.
Rinni still try to find out why tech writing?
Puja Gandhi from Agilent and Ankur Srivastava from Freescale

Rinni Mahajan From Inteera System and Manisha Khurana from Comviva

Dipti sharing pain point of technical writers

Dr.Anu from Fiserv and Dipti Sehgal from Pitney Bose

Participant of the Information Developers Consortium- August 2015

Rahul Karn- Co-Founder of ApraDocs Information Developers

August 12, 2015


STC India is pleased to invite you to this year’s first employment event scheduled on August 22, 2015, from 10:30 AM to 2:15 PM in Noida. The theme of the event is Career Planning for Technical Communicators.
The event is for all senior and junior technical communicators. The objective of the event is to help technical communicators by providing them information on latest trends, employment issues, and career options.

Exclusive Sponsor: ApraDocs Information Developers Pvt Ltd.- New Delhi

ApraDocs Information Developers Pvt Ltd, founded in 2009 by Rahul Karn, is a pioneer and leading training provider of Technical writing, Digital marketing, Instructional designing, DITA, Business Writing, Freelancing, and Content writing courses that address the unique learning needs of today’s professionals.
You can visit the WEBSITE for more information. You can also read their blog on technical writing.
Session Details
10:30 AM to 10:45 AM - Introduction - Manisha Khurana and Rahul Karn
10:45 AM to 11:00 AM - An engineer’s journey to become a technical writer - Rinni Mahajan
11:00 AM to 11:30 AM - To be announced
11:30 AM to 12:00 PM - User Centric Design and Documentation - Bipul Keshri
12:00 PM to 12:15 PM - Tea Break
12:15 PM to 12:30 PM - Question and Answer
12:30 PM to 1:00 PM - Pain Points of technical writers and their remedies - Deepti Sehgal
01:00 PM to 1:45 PM - Growing your career with DITA- Ankur Srivastava
1:45 PM to 2:15 PM - Closing and Lunch
Speaker Details

Rinni Mahajan
Rinni Mahajan is an engineer by education and currently works with Interra System. 
Mr. Bipul Keshri
Bipul is institutionalising Design Thinking at GlobalLogic, leading multiple UX innovation initiatives in the organisation. He contributed significantly in building new accounts through contribution in pre-sales and usability consulting at companies like HCL, Wipro, Sapient, and MindTree. He holds certifications in Human Computer Interaction Design & Evaluation and User Studies with Contextual Inquiry from Industrial Design Center, IIT Bombay.

Deepti Sehgal
By virtue of her education, experience, knowledge and expertise, she is a Technical Communicator and have created core technical documentation (majority of them from scratch single-handedly) for various organizations. Currently, she is working with the Pitney Bowes as Advisory technical writer.

Ankur Srivastava
Ankur Srivastava is in the technical communication field for past 13+ years, majorly in the semiconductor domain. He has worked with tools/technologies like Framemaker, Captivate, Photoshop, Acrobat, SnagIt, XML and is currently working on DITA concepts and methodologies at Freescale India Pvt. Ltd., Noida. Earlier, Ankur has worked in STMicroelectronics India and Innodata-Isogen India.

Venue Details
C- 124/A
Sector-2, Noida
Uttar Pradesh
Landmark- Noida Sector 15 Metro Station
Registration Details
The event is free for all STC India members and non-members.
Come, join us, and take advantage of this event where some notable speakers from the industry are also invited. To register for the event, submit the following form:
Registration closes on 16 August 2015.
Your participation is confirmed only if you receive a confirmation email from Rahul Karn. If you have any queries, please write to Rahul at

Thanks and Regards,
Rahul Karn
+91 7840841999