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 Register for  MadWorld 2020 Austin  by June 30 to Save Up to $1000

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The 2020 Call For Presentations Is Now Closed

Submission Deadline

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Conference Dates: September 20-23, 2020

Conference Location: Fairmont Austin


What session topics or ideas are we interested in most for 2020?

We’re looking for subject matter on technical communication, learning & development, instructional design and content strategy. While attendees at the conference range in skill level, we seek advanced sessions that offer actionable takeaways and apply across industry verticals.

What type of topics resonate best with our attendees?

  • Step-by-step guides or how-to sessions
  • Product best practices, tips and tricks
  • Do’s and don’ts in MadCap Flare and Central
  • Hands-on and actionable takeaway sessions
  • Industry best practices (tools agnostic topics on writing/formatting/web content)
  • Intermediate and advanced skilled topics
  • Translation and localization
  • Delivering documentation at scale

You can see the full list of what was presented at MadWorld 2019 San Diego and MadWorld 2019 Dublin.

Why should I submit presentation ideas?

MadWorld provides an excellent opportunity to showcase your professional skills and expertise to the MadCap Software user community. We’ll select 40 main conference sessions and eight advanced workshop sessions from roughly 20 speakers with a variety of backgrounds, skills, industries and areas of expertise.

Speakers are expected to prepare highly engaging presentations that highlight best practices, showcase success stories, demonstrate advanced techniques, or share information on the latest technologies and trends taking shape in the industry. In short, speaking at MadWorld requires thought provoking content, a desire to share knowledge with your peers, and a personal commitment to prepare presentations that offer actionable takeaways, share valuable insight and drive engagement with your audience.


Firstly, MadWorld makes you realize how much you can do with MadCap Software’s products. Secondly, it is brilliantly run – a cut above other conferences.

Ellis Pratt | Cherryleaf


What’s covered if I am selected to present?

Speakers selected to present at MadWorld will have the following covered by MadCap Software:

  • Main Conference and Advanced Workshop registration
  • Hotel accommodation for three nights; four nights for Advanced Workshop speakers

Who attends the MadWorld conference?

MadWorld attendees come from all over the world including North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe and the Middle-East. You’ll be able to exchange ideas and build one-on-one relationships with people who have dealt with similar challenges, and learn best practices and processes to tackle those hard-to-solve situations.

  • Content Managers
  • Clinical Documentation Specialists
  • Documentation Managers
  • Education Content Managers
  • eLearning Specialists
  • Information Architects
  • Instructional Designers
  • Knowledge Base Experts
  • Learning & Development Professionals
  • Policies and Procedures Specialists
  • Students and Professors
  • Software User Assistance Managers
  • Technical Subject Matter Experts
  • Technical Writers
  • User Assistance Specialists
Photo of some speakers from MadWorld 2018
Photo of a MadWorld 2018 speaker smiling while presenting
MadWorld presentation view from the audience