August 3-5, 2018
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Conference Registration

Register online for the conference by clicking here

IMPORTANT: ​ ​PLEASE ​REGISTER ​FOR ​THE ​CONFERENCE ​AND ​RESERVE ​LODGING ​BY ​JULY ​20, ​2018 ​TO ​AVOID ​LATE ​REGISTRATION ​RATES.

Cancellation more than 30 days before the conference = full refund
Cancellation less than 30 days before the conference = 50% refund
Cancellation less than 7 days before the conference = no refund

Registration fees:

  • Faculty/Professional SIGDOC or ACM member ($250)
  • Faculty/Professional & $35 SIGDOC membership ($285)
  • Faculty/Professional & $35 SIGDOC & $99 ACM membership ($384)
  • Faculty/Professional – Non-member ($325)
  • Student – SIGDOC or ACM member ($160)
  • Student & $15 SIGDOC membership ($175)
  • Student & $15 SIGDOC & $19 ACM membership ($194)
  • Student – Non-member ($200)

If ​registering ​as ​a ​SIGDOC ​or ​ACM ​member, ​please ​locate ​your ​membership ​number ​on ​a ​previous ​ACM ​email ​receipt ​or ​by ​contacting ​ACM ​member ​services ​at ​acmhelp@acm.org. ​ ​You ​will ​need ​to ​renew ​your ​annual ​membership ​again ​this ​year ​if ​you ​became ​a ​member ​for ​last ​year’s ​conference.

Conference registration includes two keynote events:

Registration also includes two workshop options and the SIGDOC Research Network (note that the two workshops and the research network are offered at the same time):

  • Pre-Conference Workshop: Data Visualization Best Practices using R and Adobe Illustrator by Adam Strantz: $10.00
    Date: Friday, August 03, 2018 8:30 – 11:30 AM 
  • Pre-Conference Workshop: Participatory video and experience design: Sharing power with users to gain insights into everyday life by Emma Rose and Alison Cardinal: $10.00
    Date: Friday, August 03, 2018 8:30 – 11:30 AM
  • Pre-Conference SIGDOC Research Network (free) by Kristen Moore
    Date: Friday, August 03, 2018 8:30 – 11:30 AM 

The Women in Technical Communication Breakfast, Rooftop Happy Hour at the Grohmann Museum, and Excursions provide numerous opportunities for networking and socializing:

  • Women in Technical Communication Breakfast (Student: free, Faculty or Professional: $15.00)
    Date: Saturday, August 04, 2018 7:30 – 8:45 AM 
  • Rooftop Happy Hour at the Grohmann Museum (Appetizers provided. Cash bar available)
    Date: Friday, August 03, 2018 5:30 – 7:30 PM 
  • Saturday Night Excursions: Lakefront Brewery Tour or Wisconsin State Fair (tickets $11/person for brewery tour, state fair tickets may be purchssed here)
    Date: Saturday, August 04, 2018 7:00 – 8:00 PM