Memberships / Associations

CyberForum e.V.

  • More than 1,200 members
  • The largest in Europe
  • Branches: software development, e-commerce, IT consulting, social media, gaming, IT security, software architecture and media agencies, creative industry
  • Regional focus: TechnologyRegion Karlsruhe


Deutsches Institut für Normung e.V. (DIN)

  • More than 35,500 experts bring their expertise to work on standardization projects (no further information on the number of members)
  • Independent platform for standardization
  • Regional focus: worldwide

DTT – Deutscher Terminologie-Tag e.V.

  • No information on the number of members
  • A platform for all those involved in terminology and terminology work.
  • Regional focus: Germany, international activities

tekom – German Association for Technical Communication and Information Development

  • Approximately 8,000 members, about 450 companies (growth: about 10 percent a year)
  • Technical writers, technical illustrators, technical translators, product/marketing managers
  • Regional focus: Germany

Tecom Schweiz

  • Approximately 500 members
  • Since 1987; professional association for technical communication with constantly growing number of members
  • Technical writers, assistant editors, development engineers, CAD experts, illustrators, designers, terminologists, translators
  • Regional focus: Switzerland