The European Association for Technical Communication – tekom Europe e.V. is the largest professional association for technical communication worldwide.
It was founded in November 2013 in Wiesbaden, Germany by representatives of the Gesellschaft für Technische Kommunikation – tekom e.V. and its former country groups as well as from the Italian association COM&TEC.
tekom Europe connects more than 9,200 professionals who are active in technical communication and related fields.
The main task of the association is to represent the interests of creators and users of user information at a European level. tekom Europe supports important EU objectives such as improving the training of young people, the employability and mobility of workers as well as the competitiveness of the European economy in general.