ProComm 2019 welcomes papers, panels, and workshops addressing all areas of communication in professional and technical contexts, including (but not limited to): Engineering communication, entrepreneurship communication, health communication, risk/crisis communication, energy communication, human-computer interaction and usability/UX.
The conference theme is “Professional communication in a digitalized world”. ProComm 2019 will examine the role of professional communication in the context of fast changing industrial branches and markets. This includes questions such as:
- Do innovative digital technologies and services require a new type of professional communicator?
- Do principles such as industry 4.0 or smart factory require new ways of communication at work?
- How do industrial networks, smart cities and cloud-based solutions impact professional communication and documentation requirements and formats?
- What are the consequences for teaching technical communication?
RWTH Aachen University