soap! 2015

Emilie Boillat

Emilie Boillat

Founder, Twygg, Switzerland

Talk : Whatchamacallit: Controlled Vocabularies for Technical Writers

Anton Bollen

Anton Bollen

Technology Evangelist, TechSmith, Germany

Talk : What Makes a Video Effective? A Look into the Expectations and Behaviors of Viewers.

Radosław Taraszka

Radosław Taraszka

Senior UX Designer, UXPin, Poland

Talk : How microcopy changes user experience. How to measure and analyse it?

Kateryna Sasnyk

Kateryna Sasnyk

Head of Information Development Office, Eleks Ltd., Ukraine

Talk : Introducing TechComm terra incognita to your company: how we did it.

Adam Sanyo

Adam Sanyo

Information Developer, ARM, United Kingdom

Talk : Conref, conkeyref, conrefpush: Reuse strategies when working on legacy content in DITA.

Karen Mardahl

Karen Mardahl

Senior Technical Writer, SimCorp, Copenhagen, Denmark

Talk : Desiring accessibility

Erin Vang

Erin Vang

Broadcast Technology Technical Publications Manager, Dolby Laboratories, United States

Talk : Rockstars, not typists! Expanding your influence in tech organizations.

Rahel Bailie

Rahel Bailie

Senior Content Strategy Consultant and Founder of Intentional Design, Canada

Talk : Pushing syrup through a straw: More content than capacity.

Piotr Peszko

Piotr Peszko

Learning Strategy & Content Manager, Motorola Solutions, Poland

Talk : Key challenges with global content development

Johann Laville

Johann Laville

Director of Learning & Development, Motorola Solutions, USA

Talk : Key challenges with global content development

Ray Gallon

Ray Gallon

Co-founder and Researcher, The Transformation Society, France

Talk : Complexity, Nemetics, and Wicked Tech Comm

Marcin Kasz

Marcin Kasz

Beacon Ambassador, kontakt.io, Poland

Talk : Content converts ­ how to put beacons to work

Natalia Klonowska

Natalia Klonowska

www.jadzkarysuje.pl

Łukasz Górnicki

Łukasz Górnicki

Product Owner, SAP, Poland

Talk : Documentation Continuous Delivery: New Approach to creating Software Documentation (non-
wiki, non­DITA).

Hana Prokopová

Hana Prokopová

Principle Information Services Engineer, CA Technologies, Czech Republic

Talk : DocOps ­ User Documentation Coming Full Circle with Agile

Dirk Göhmann

Dirk Göhmann

Manager EMEA, CA Technologies, Czech Republic

Talk : DocOps ­ User Documentation Coming Full Circle with Agile

soap! 2014

Noz Urbina

Noz Urbina

Content Strategist and Founder, Urbina Consulting, Spain

Talk : Messages for your manager about content

Rahel Bailie

Rahel Bailie

Senior Content Strategy Consultant and Founder of Intentional Design, Canada

Talk : Do You Trust Me Now?: creating technical content in the age of social media

Ray Gallon

Ray Gallon

Co-founder and Researcher, The Transformation Society, France

Talk : Your Most Important Business Asset – Build a better end-to-end customer experience

Kevin Duncan

Kevin Duncan

Business Advisor and Owner, Expert Advice, UK

Talk : Speaking the Visual Language: Using Images for Effective Communication

Hal Trent

Hal Trent

Senior Consultant, Comtech Services, US

Talk : Plan for Mobile Delivery with DITA

Monika Konieczny

Monika Konieczny

Engineering Manager, Akamai, Poland

Talk : Gamification + storytelling – How to turn boring technical documentation into a thrilling adventure.

Sarah Fürstenberger

Sarah Fürstenberger

Senior Technical Editor, Molecular Health GmbH, Germany

Talk :Technical Editors: Jacks-of-All-Trades or Deep Divers?

Lois Patterson

Lois Patterson

Technical Publications Manager, FINCAD, Canada

Talk :Learning how to document APIs by example

Rajeev Kumar Tiwari

Rajeev Kumar Tiwari

Senior Technical Writer, Ericsson India Global Services Pvt. Ltd., India

Talk : Leveraging UX Teams in Technical Communication

Rajesh Khurana

Rajesh Khurana

Technical Writing & UX Specialist, Ericsson India Global Services Pvt. Ltd., India

Talk : Leveraging UX Teams in Technical Communication

Eliot Kimber

Eliot Kimber

Founding and current member of the DITA Technical Committee, Owner and Principal Consultant of Contrext, LLC, US

Talk : MathML with MathType, Word, DITA and FOP

Edyta Korona

Edyta Korona

Program Director at Academy of Inspiring People and Founder of Change Leaders, Poland

Talk : H2H business development – new era of making business

Szymon Heliosz

Szymon Heliosz

Account Director, VML, Poland

Talk : Legends of Two Towers

Łukasz Tyrała

Łukasz Tyrała

User Experience Design Director, VML, Poland

Talk : Legends of Two Towers

Kasia Mrowca

Kasia Mrowca

Senior Business Analyst, Sabre Inc., Poland

Talk : How to defeat feature gluttony

Sabina Misiarz-Filipek

Sabina Misiarz-Filipek

Ph.D. student, Jagiellonian University, Poland

Talk : E-learning – new trends and challenges

Christopher Alcazar

Christopher Alcazar

Business Development, Interlingua Language Services - ILS GmbH, Vienna

Talk : The social role of terminology – practical examples of terminology management in companies

Paulina Lewandowska

Paulina Lewandowska

ECQA Terminology Manager, Interlingua Language Services - ILS GmbH, Vienna

Talk : The social role of terminology – practical examples of terminology management in companies

Rick Yagodich

Rick Yagodich

Content Management Consultant, Excolo, UK

Talk : Onramp – making the case for Author Experience

Felix Sasaki

Felix Sasaki

Senior Researcher, DFKI / W3C, Germany

Talk : Value Beyond Content Creation: Introducing ITS 2.0

soap! 2013

Noz Urbina

Noz Urbina

Content Strategist and Founder, Urbina Consulting, Spain

Talk : The Freedom to Grow: How Standards in Communication Facilitate Our Industry

Claudia Blaschke

Claudia Blaschke

Senior Sales Manager, SCHEMA Group, Germany

Talk : How German Manufacturers Create Technical Documentation with ST4 DocuManager

Piotr Peszko

Piotr Peszko

Learning Strategy & Content Manager, Motorola Solutions, Poland

Talk : How the Tin Can API will Revolutionize the Learning World

Andrzej Nedoma

Andrzej Nedoma

Co-owner and managing director of LIDO-LANG Technical Translations of Krakow, Poland.

Talk : How technology influences translation project management

Eliot Kimber

Eliot Kimber

Founding and current member of the DITA Technical Committee, Owner and Principal Consultant of Contrext, LLC, US

Talk : Using DITA to Generate Powerpoint Slides from Learning Content

Mike Hamilton

Mike Hamilton

VP of Product Evangelism | MadCap Software

Talk : Publishing to Mobile Devices: Best Practices and Strategies

Agata Sliwinska

Agata Sliwinska

XTM Cloud expert, Poland

Talk : How Cloud-based Translation Technology Can Boost Localization Management: A Case Study

Agnieszka Tkaczyk

Agnieszka Tkaczyk

Information Developer at IBM, Poland

Talk : Progressive Disclosure – Giving the Right Information at the Right Place