Are you ready to level up your public speaking skills? Keen to learn how to give engaging technical talks? Like to improve your chances of having your talk proposals accepted by program committees? Join us for a two day practical session and gain the skills you need to propose, create and deliver a great presentation and get your audience to engage with your ideas!
Great presenters are made and not born.
This fun two day workshop will get you over the cringe-factor of public speaking and unleash your superhero presenting self into the software development community, so you can share all your expertise and ideas with confidence.
Sounds like a plan?
Join this course and bring your idea for a 3 minute talk. Day one takes you through a structured process to help you refine your ideas, submit a talk proposal for your idea, structure and shape your messages, and practice your talk to camera. In day two we will gear you up to deliver your presentation with flare and presence and help you find your personal style.
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What the community says
"Jenny delivered a very engaging experience and I found her feedback amazingly helpful"Alexandres, DAZN on 16th Jul 2019
"Jenny was great and kept the course interesting. I found everything useful and enjoyed the practical exercises instead of first being given information."Irene, Habito on 16th Jul 2019
"Awesome, clear, frank, engaging, well paced and practical"Louise, Aimia on 16th Jul 2019
"Great exercises + games! Very useful feedback for folks!"Anca, DAZN on 16th Jul 2019
"Jenny is a fantastic teacher and helps you find & play to your strengths"Cian , Near Form on 14th Jun 2019
Preparing an Awesome Talk / Presentation
Delivering an Awesome Talk / Presentation
All members of the software development community interested in developing confidence in presenting and public speaking. No previous presenting experience required.
- An idea for, or loosely prepared 3 minute talk
- A laptop with software for word processing, presenting and ideally mind-mapping
- Optional - a mobile phone with video capability (if you want to record yourself in some of the games)
Bring your own hardware
To participate in this course you are required to bring your own laptop with any OS, word processing software and some sort of presentation software also (either prezi, keynote or Powerpoint) preferred.