Dr Tony Self

Website: www.hyperwrite.com



With over 30 years of experience as a technical communicator, Tony has seen many documentation magic bullets come and go. For over 20 years, he has specialised in online help systems, computer-based training, and electronic documents.

In 1993, Tony founded HyperWrite, a company providing training and consultancy in structured authoring, Help systems, DITA, and technology strategy.

His presentations at conferences around the world have made him a familiar name. His company HyperWrite, ran its own AODC Conference ran for thirteen years.

Tony completed his PhD in semantic mark-up languages in 2011, and his book The DITA Style Guide was published in the same year. Tony is a member of the OASIS DITA Technical Committee.

Also in 2011, Tony’s contribution to technical communication was recognised when he was presented with the prestigious ISTC Horace Hockley Award.