2020 Conference-backup

ATTW 2020 Conference


Language, Access, and Power in Technical Communication
March 24-25, 2020 2020



Membership signup and conference registration are now open! 

Note: If you are currently a member of ATTW, you should be able to use your email address with the “forgot password” function to access your membership account in the new system. If you are new to ATTW or have not renewed your membership for 2020, you can create a new profile. If you have any questions during registration or find an error in your membership status, email us at communications@attw.org.

Conference Program Chairs

Ann Shivers-McNair <shiversmcnair@email.arizona.edu> and Laura Gonzales <gonzalesl@ufl.edu>

Program Information (CFP available)

The 23rd Annual Association of Teachers of Technical Writing (ATTW) conference will be held at the Hilton Milwaukee City Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on March 24-25, 2020 immediately preceding the Conference on College Composition and Communication. The ATTW conference includes plenaries, concurrent sessions, book exhibits, an editor’s roundtable, and opportunities for exchanging ideas and networking. Submissions were open until Nov 1.

Submissions are no longer being accepted.

ATTW announces 2020 Sponsorship Opportunities that offer publishers, universities, and other sponsors greater visibility throughout the 2020 annual conference.

Membership signup and conference registration are now open! 

Registration type Ends Price
Conference registration- Faculty TBD $150
Conference registration- Retired ATTW Fellows & Retired Faculty TBD $60
Conference registration- Contingent Faculty TBD $90
Conference registration- Students TBD $60
Research Methods Workshops
Accepted applicants should be able to register if they use the same email address that they submitted applications with.
TBD $100
Event Exhibitors TBD Free
Women in TC luncheon – Faculty TBD $15
Women in TC luncheon – Contingent Faculty & Community Partners TBD $10
Women in TC luncheon – Students TBD $0


Map of Milwaukee Hotels (pdf)

Hilton Milwaukee City Center
509 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53203
Phone: 414-271-7250
$169 single or double per night plus taxes and fees
$189 triple or quad per night plus taxes and fees
Click here to reserve. Reservation deadline: before midnight on February 23, 2020

Hyatt Regency Milwaukee
333 W. Kilbourn Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53203
Phone: 1-877-7534 use group code G-NCTE
$140 per night plus taxes and fees
Click here to reserve.  Reservation deadline: before midnight on March 1, 2020

  • ATTW 2020 Research Methods Workshops Call for Participation (Accepted applicants can now register)
  • ATTW 2020 Amplification Award Application (coming soon)
  • ATTW 2020 Graduate Research Award Application (coming soon)
  • ATTW Call for papers: Proposal submission deadline: Extended to November 1, 2019. The submission deadline is passed. No more submissions are being accepted.