2016 Conference

2017 conference

The 2017 conference will be held in Portland, Oregon on March 15, 2017. Program chairs are Huatong Sun (htsun@uw.eduUniversity of Washington) and Huiling Ding (hding@ncsu.edu, North Carolina State University). 

A call for papers and other information will be added here shortly.

2016 conference

The 19th annual ATTW Conference, "Citizenship and Advocacy in Technical Communication," was held April 6, 2016 in Houston, Texas.

Program chairs were Godwin Agboka (agbokag@uhd.edu) and Natalia Matveeva (matveevan@uhd.edu), both of the University of Houston-Downtown.

Review the ATTW 2016 Conference Program and this roundup for presenters and attendees.

Registration Fees

Registration Fees for ATTW 2016 are the same as ATTW 2015:

  • Full-time faculty or professionals $125.00
  • Contingent faculty $75.00
  • Students $50.00

ATTW membership will be required for conference presenters. Join or renew now.


ATTW will be held at the Hilton of the Americas in Houston (1600 Lamar St). Rooms were available ($205.00 & $215.00)  through the NCTE site: http://www.ncte.org/cccc/conv/hotel. The housing reservation deadline was February 23, 2016.


Conference submissions closed on October 19, 2015. Read the archived call for papers.

Applications for participation in ATTW research methods workshops closed on December 1, 2015.

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