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CMS/DITA North America 2014
April 28-30, 2014
Seattle, Washington

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Best Practices 2014
September 22-24, 2014
Stevenson, Washington

Past Events

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CMS/DITA Europe Post Conference website
November 18-19, 2013
Munich, Germany

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Best Practices Post Conference website
September 16-18, 2013
Savannah, Georgia

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CMS/DITA North America Post Conference website
April 15-17, 2013
Providence, Rhode Island

Other Events

Congility 2014
June 18-20, 2014
Gatwick, United Kingdom

Workshops

User and Task Analysis
May 7-8, 2014
Kongsberg, Norway

Minimalism: Creating Information People Really Need
May 19-20, 2014
Copenhagen, Denmark

Web and Mobile Strategies for DITA
May 20-21, 2014
Boulder, Colorado

Structured Authoring for DITA
May 21-22, 2014
Copenhagen, Denmark

Structured Authoring for DITA + Learning & Training
May 21-23, 2014
Copenhagen, Denmark

Advanced Publishing for DITA
June 10-12, 2014
Wakefield, Massachusetts

Minimalism: Creating Information People Really Need
June 25-26, 2014
Pleasanton, California

Advanced Publishing for DITA
July 15-17, 2014
San Jose, California

Webinars

Managing Reusable Content in the Product-Development Life Cycle
April 24, 2014, 11am EDT

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About CIDM

History of CIDM

In 1999, Dr. JoAnn Hackos created the Center for Information-Development Management (CIDM) to answer the needs of information-development managers around the world.

Director

Dr. JoAnn Hackos is President of Comtech Services, a content-management and information-design firm based in Denver, which she founded in 1978. She directs the Center for Information-Development Management (CIDM), a membership organization focused on content-management and information-development best practices.

Advisory Council

The Advisory Council is made up of a select group of members invited to advise the CIDM on the issues and activities that are most valuable and timely to professionals within the technical documentation industry.

CIDM Members

Membership to the Center for Information-Development Management includes many documentation managers from worldwide leading companies.

Organization

The Center for Information-Development Management is an organization of information-development, training, and support managers from around the world. The CIDM facilitates collaboration regarding information development among skilled managers in the information industry.

Why Join CIDM

By joining CIDM, with your organization, you will be joining the international community of leaders in information development.

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CIDM Featured Article

How We Use Minimalism and a New Form of Task-Oriented Help, WalkHub, to Overcome Cognitive Load in Web Applications
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New eComPress DITA 1.2 Specification

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Announcing XMetaL® Author Enterprise 9.0

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RSI Content Solutions' CTO, Lisa Bos, Honored at Philadelphia Executive Management Awards

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CIDM has created an Individual Membership level for those aspiring to a management role or an independent consultant.
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