Time: 8 Feb 2020 (Saturday) 10am-12:30pm
Venue: ThoughtWorks Singapore Pte. Ltd.
18 Cross Street, #11-08 China Square Central, Singapore[masked] · Singapore
You have submitted your CFP (Call for Proposal) entry for an upcoming tech conference/meetup. Your topic has been chosen to be delivered as a tech talk. Now what?
This workshop will cover best practices on delivering a tech talk - from selecting a topic, planning the content, to presenting your topic.
Participants would also get a chance to put the tips learnt into practice by delivering bite-sized versions of their chosen topic. Presentations would be evaluated by the instructor.
As space is limited, please indicate only if you can really make it and have at least 1 tech talk topic in mind.
- Learn the "12 o'clock" speech-making process
- Practise presenting short versions of their chosen topic
- Receive evaluation of presentations
Materials: Participants need to bring their laptops.
Please prepare content for your tech talk (approx. 1.5 min-long)
(Optional) Any items that might support your presentation
10:00am - Intro to workshop
10:15am - The "12 o'clock" speech-making process
11:15am - Break
11:30am - Finalise presentation slides
12:00pm - Presentation + Evaluation
About The Trainer
Rachel Lee is a product manager and one of the co-organisers of Junior Developers Singapore (JDSG). She has delivered tech talks and emceed at JDSG and was a Panel Speaker for Global CFP Day 2019. She has previously sat on the committee of Citibank Singapore's Toastmasters club, and represented the club for Speech Evaluation at Toastmaster International contests.