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Speed Reading for Beginners

A session at SPA 2012

Tuesday 3rd July, 2012

2:45pm to 4:30pm (GMT)

One-line description: This session introduces techniques to improve your reading and information processing skills.

Session format: Workshop (150 mins)

Abstract:There is too much to read and remember.

This session introduces techniques to improve your reading and information processing skills.

The session focuses on two techniques:
1. How to read a book, a technique where a book is written iteratively and incrementally.
2. Speed reading, by creating awareness of blocks in the reading process

Session objective: Improve reading efficiency.

Audience background: If you not believe in silver bullets but you are curious enough to change old habits, then this session is for you.

Benefits of participating: Take away: easy techniques for basic reading improvements. Speed reading basics.

Materials provided:Reading material to support some of the exercises.

Each attendee should bring one or two non-fiction books to read or exchange with other participants during the session.

Process:The session consists of practical exercises, alone, in pairs and in small groups.
Moreover, chunks of background knowledge is provided.

MATERIALS

Timer
Tables and chairs for all.
Beamer
Whiteboard or flipchart and pens
Post-its

About the speaker

This person is speaking at this event.
Bernard Vander Beken

Human, traveler, software developer.

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SPA 2012

England England, London

1st4th July 2012

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Time 2:45pm4:30pm GMT

Date Tue 3rd July 2012

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