Accession Number:

ADA169665

Title:

Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Technical Documentation Division (22nd) Held on 21-23 May, 1980 at the U.S. Naval Station, Charleston, South Carolina.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AMERICAN DEFENSE PREPAREDNESS ASSOCIATION WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

308.0

Abstract:

The Technical Documentation Division is part of the Defense Management Group of the American Defense Preparedness Association. The division was formed to provide the government and industry access to a group of experienced and responsible administrators and specialists from various sectors of industry, qualified to assist in the formulation of government and industry requirements for technical documentation. The members participate as individuals rather than representatives of their companies. The division is concerned with all aspects of technical documentation conception, analysis, preparation, management, control, and dissemination. The divisions field of interest includes engineering drawings and standards, policies and procedures, technical publications, specifications, configuration controls, computer aided documentation techniques, and methods of data communication. Duplication of effort by other technical and industry associations is avoided. SectionsCommittees are established to study problems and submit resulting reports and recommendations. SectionCommittee participation by an individual is voluntary and evidences his desire to comprehend government and industry needs, to reduce the complexity and cost of technical documentation, and to enhance standardization with a sincere interest to serve with other members to achieve these goals.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE