Brussels / 3 & 4 February 2024


Erin McKean

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Erin McKean works to improve the open source contributor experience as part of Google's Open Source Programs Office. She is also the founder of the not-for-profit, the world’s biggest online dictionary. Before founding Wordnik, she was the editor-in-chief of American Dictionaries for Oxford University Press, and before Javascript, she dabbled in HyperCard, Perl, and Omnimark (if you have ever written anything in Omnimark, she will buy you a drink). In addition to writing code, blog posts, and documentation, she’s also the author of the Weird and Wonderful Words books, the best-selling novel The Secret Lives of Dresses, and The Hundred Dresses, a field guide to dresses, and is an honorary fellow of the Society for Technical Communication. When you meet her, please tell her your favorite word.


Title Day Room Track Start End
Docsy for documentation: looking back, looking forward
Saturday K.4.601 Tool the docs devroom 16:45 17:10
Solving community problems with documentation
Sunday UA2.114 (Baudoux) Community devroom 12:40 13:10