CATTW/
ACPRTS

2006

[Version franšaise]

Writing in the Knowledge Society

Canadian Association of Teachers of Technical Writing (CATTW)

York University , Toronto, Ontario, HNE 034
May 28 - 30, 2006

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Program Overview
[Program Details Day 1 / Program Details Day 2 / Program Details Day 3]

The conference program is organized around the main objectives of the conference:

Day 1, May 28 Writing and Knowledge: Theory and Practice in Public and Professional Contexts
8:30-9:00 Welcome
9:00-10:00 Keynote: Catherine Schryer, Genres as Boundary Objects: Transforming Knowledge between Communities
10:00-10:15 Break
10:15-12:00 Parallel Sessions
12:00-1:30 Networking Lunch (Osgoode Cafeteria)
1:30-3:00 Parallel Sessions
3:00-3:15 Break
3:15-5:00 Panel
7:00 Dinner, Research Cluster Grant for Interdisciplinary Studies in Writing (Place TBA)
   
Day 2, May 29 Writing and Knowledge: Theory and Practice in Academic Contexts
8:30-9:00 Welcome
9:00-10:00 Keynote: Ken Hyland, Disciplines and Discourses: Social Interactions in the Construction of Knowledge
10:00-10:15 Break
10:15-12:00 Parallel Sessions
12:00-1:30 Break
1:30-3:30 Parallel Sessions
7:00 CATTW Banquet, Location: Schulich School of Business
   
Day 3, May 30 Writing and Knowledge: Theory and Practice in Digital Environments
8:30-9:00 Welcome
9:00-10:00 Keynote Panel: Jeffrey Grabill, Bill Hart-Davidson, & Jim Porter, Writing and/as Knowledge Work in the Information Economy
10:00-10:15 Break
10:15-12:00 Parallel Sessions
12:00-1:30 Break
1:30-3:00 Parallel Sessions
3:00-3:15 Break
3:15-5:00 Concluding Workshop: Colin Lankshear and Michele Knobel, Using Wikis for Collaborative Transfer of Research into Policy for Writing in the Knowledge Society