Workshop: Roger Courville on Engagement in Online Presentations

Monday June 1, 2020 7:15 PM to 9:00 PM EDT
 

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Online Evaluation Forms can be found here: https://op.toastmost.org/eval-forms

Toastmaster of the Day:
David F. Carr, DTM
Introduces supporting roles. Leads the meeting.

Timer:
Richard Durling, DTM

Ah Counter:
Birgit Starmanns, DTM

Grammarian:
Roxanne Hosein

Watcher:
Sara Gao, DTM

Chat Monitor:
Tricia Smith

Vote Counter:
Monica Tucker, DTM

Workshop Presentation

Raise Your Virtual Presentation EQ (Engagement Quotient)

The world is noisier than it’s ever been. For speakers and educators, this means getting and keeping attention in virtual presentations and classes is challenging.

The good news: Learning to transform the best of in-person engagement for online presentations isn’t hard, it’s just different.

Join Roger Courville, CSP, author of The Virtual Presenter’s Playbook, for a lively session to learn:

  • 2 huge (but avoidable) mistakes nearly every presenter makes online
  • Science-based design tweaks for complex and data-heavy slides
  • A simple framework for adapting any in-person engagement for virtual classes and presentations
  • 4 tactics you can use immediately to capture and keep attention

Topics Master:
Debra Carr, ACS, ALB
Leads the Table Topics impromptu speaking section of the meeting. Priority toward members not performing any roles.

Prospective Member Speech

General Evaluator:
Tiger Mcandie, ACG, ALB
General Evaluator leads the evaluation portion of the meeting, starting with the prepared speech evaluations.

General Evaluator asks for the Timer’s Report & vote for the Best Evaluator of the Day

General Evaluator continues with the functionary reports (the Grammarian, the Watcher, the Ah Counter, and the Chat Monitor (1 minute each)).

General Evaluator rounds out this portion of the meeting by giving an overall evaluation, 2-3 minutes. General Evaluator should aim ONLY to add any new insights, not re-evaluate speakers or repeat information covered by others.

General Evaluator asks Vote Counter to reveal the winners of the meeting

Theme and Word of the Day

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