Schedule outline : Day 1

A session at Giving Engaging Technical Talks at Conferences and Meetups

Monday 6th March, 2017

9:00am to 5:00pm (GMT)

Day 1
Preparing an Awesome Talk / Presentation

-Introductions and Ice-breakers
-Profiling your Audience
-Audience Personas (Exercise)
-It’s all about them
-Crafting a proposal that gets selected (Exercise)
-Getting the topic right
-Do’s and Don’ts
-Structuring your presentation
-45 Second Rule
-Beginning, Middle, End (Exercise)
-The Rule of 3s
-Shaping your messages
-Brainstorm, explore, rationalize (Exercise)
-Refine Content with SUCCESS model (Exercise)
-Preparing Visual Aids
-Guides on slides – do’s and don’ts
-Sexy slides (Exercise)
-Other powerful approaches
-Preparing for a Technical Demonstration
-What does my audience know, think and feel about my topic?
-What are the 3 messages I want them to take away?
-LAD (Leanest Awesome Demo)
-Being Prepared
-Rehearsal strategies
-Being prepared on the day
-Day 1 Presentations
-Delegates present their prepared 5 minute talk to camera and are able to review themselves overnight (we upload them to a link which they are able to access)

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Jenny Martin

IT Solutions Director at Sparkle CS. Managing Director Collaborate Solutions Ltd bio from LinkedIn

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Time 9:00am5:00pm GMT

Date Mon 6th March 2017

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