Delhi (NCR) STC Learning Session, March 29, 2008 @ Magma Design Automation, Noida


Delhi (NCR) STC Learning Session on March 29, 2008.

The India chapter of the Society for Technical Communication is pleased to announce a learning session for technical communicators on March 29, 2008.



10.15 AM to 10:30 AM

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Session 1: “Blogs, RSS and Folksnomies: Introduction to Web 2.0” by Saravanan Manoharan from MTree Software

About the session

In this session you can get to know the basics of Web 2.0 and some insights on Blogs, RSS and Folksnomies.

11.30 AM to 11.45 AM
Tea/Coffee/Snacks break

11.45 AM to 01.00 PM
Session 2: “Using Wiki as an Intranet” by Saravanan Manoharan from Mtree Software

About the session

In this session you can get to know how to install a Wiki and use it as an Intranet with the following features:

* Blog
* Forum
* Articles
* Calendar

Saravanan Manoharan is a Computer Science graduate, currently working with Mtree Software as a Technical Writer. He has five years of experience in Technical Communication. Saravanan is also pursuing the PGPBM for Working Managers (WMP) course conducted by IIM Lucknow, Noida Campus. His hobbies include networking, playing drums, learning new languages, playing all sort of sports, and reading varieties of books.

01.00 PM to 01.15 PM
Q&A and Closure

Magma Design Automation is sponsoring the venue for the March 29, 2008 session.

Magma Design Automation, with headquarters in Silicon Valley and a global network of sales & support personnel, develops software for electronic design automation (EDA), enabling integrated circuit designers to meet critical time-to-market objectives, improve chip performance and handle multimillion-gate designs.

Magma Design Automation provides electronic design automation (EDA) software that enables chip designers to meet critical time-to-market objectives, improve chip performance and handle multimillion-gate designs. Magma software comprises a system that is integrated yet open, capable of reading and writing data in industry-standard formats. By providing unequaled automation, scalability and predictable results, iterations can be eliminated and time to market can be significantly improved. Magma’s complete RTL-to-GDSII design flows include design planning, prototyping, synthesis, place & route, and signal and power integrity chip design capabilities in a single executable, enabling chip designers to “Design Ahead of the Curve”™. Magma’s software also includes products for capacitance extraction; circuit simulation; characterization and modeling; and CAD navigation.

Magma’s customers – among them Broadcom, Fujitsu, Infineon, NEC Electronics America, Samsung, Toshiba, Texas Instruments and Vitesse, to name a few – include the world’s leading semiconductor companies, creating chips more advanced than ever before.

Magma’s stock trades on NASDAQ under the ticker symbol LAVA. For more information about Magma and its products, visit


Magma Design Automation India Pvt Ltd
A-41, Correnthum,
Tower ‘B’, Lobe-3, Fifth Floor.
Noida-201 301
Uttar Pradesh
Tel: – 0120- 4018400
Fax: – 0120 -4018499

How to get to the venue:

Please refer the map –

Maximum Number of Participants:
This session is limited to 30 participants.

Registration Details:
To confirm your participation, please send a mail to Saravanan Manoharan at and cc to Vishal Gupta at

Please do not inquire about the session on this mailing list. Your participation is confirmed only if you receive a confirmation mail from Saravanan Manoharan.

Participation Fee:
Rs. 100.00 for non-STC members. Free for STC members (Please quote your STC membership ID while sending the mail).

Please note the following:
– All participants (STC members or Non-STC members) have to register and get a confirmation mail from Saravanan Manoharan on or before March 26, 2008.
– Non-STC members can pay the participation fee at the session
– If you are staying in Delhi/Gurgaon and you need help with transportation, please let me know.

Have a great day.

Thanks and Regards,
Delhi (NCR) City Representative
STC India Chapter