Speaker Idol

Louisville .NET Meetup Group
Louisville .NET Meetup Group
Public group


101 Bullitt Lane · Louisville, KY

How to find us

Take elevator down to Ground; go about half-way down the left corridor until you find the Seminar Room on your right.

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We will meet on Thursday, January 16th, 2020 at Modis' offices at 101 Bullitt Lane. Doors will open at 6:30pm and the presentations will begin sharply at 7:00 pm. Along with a great presentation, we'll have food and raffle prizes. Be sure to RSVP so we know how much food is needed. Afterwards, we go to BJ's Restaurant to continue the conversation.

Speaker Idol
For the January meeting of the Louisville .NET Meetup, we are going to host a Speaker Idol. Five speakers will be selected from this Call for Speakers to speaker for 10 minutes about something they are passionate about. After the five selected speakers have spoken, we will take a vote around the room to determine who is the Louisville Speaker Idol. To sweeten everything, there will be prizes worth the following values:

First Place: $100
Second Place: $75
Third Place: $50
Fourth Place: $30
Fifth Place: $15

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