Public speaking workshop: Write a great talk proposal for CfP!

Women Techmakers Berlin
Wed, Sep 5, 2018, 6:30 PM (CEST)

About this event

[ Please bring charged laptops & update RVSPs if you can't make it! ]
★ ABOUT THE EVENT★
Our public speaking series is a very hands-on and collaborative workshop, focused on people getting actual help with composing their talk proposals (so bring drafts and we will work on them!) and improving in public speaking.

join #public-speaking-event channel on our slack http://slack.wtmberlin.com/ for questions, discussions and other cooperations.

[Motivation & best practices[masked]]
1st event: we will cover topics like most common problems and challenges, best practices for approaching public speaking, selection of the topic and building outlines.
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https://slides.com/armaganamcalar/wtm-public-speaking-pt1

[Write a great talk proposal[masked]]
2nd event: best practices od writing abstracts/proposals for submitting the talks. We want to encourage more people from our community to apply for conferences, especially if it's their first time

[Practical tips for composing the talks[masked]]
3rd event: create your talk and practise by presenting a short version, get direct feedback

★ ABOUT THE SPEAKER ★
Armagan is the Head of Software Engineering at unu GmbH, and is currently working on building the infrastructure for the future of mobility.

A software architect well versed in both the backend and frontend systems, he focuses on building resilient clouds. He loves open source and is the author of cote, a library for building microservices with Node.js, among many others. In his free time, he loves to hack stuff with JavaScript, ranging from musical gadgets to brain signals processing.

Armagan is a public speaker, a mentor and a lecturer. He also leads Lonca, a software craftsmanship school for women engineers, and teaches JavaScript at Women Techmakers Berlin.

★ ABOUT HOSTING COMPANY ★
ProfitBricks works within and influences the strongest growing IT sector worldwide. Founded in 2010 by our CEO Achim Weiss and full subsidiary of 1&1 Internet SE, ProfitBricks GmbH customers can create and manage virtual Cloud data centers that match their requirements exactly. High performance, redundant and easy to configure, cloud infrastructure that is billing by actual minutes used. From their in-house developed graphical user interface and control panel for customers to the unique technical features and API; ProfitBricks built a cloud IaaS service that really stands out in the marketplace.
https://profitbricksgmbh.softgarden.io/en/vacancies

★ ABOUT WTM BERLIN ★
At Women Techmakers Berlin we have been encouraging diversity in tech in Berlin since 2015. We strive for visibility, networking and resources to make the tech community of Berlin inclusive. We are one of the most active chapters of the global Women Techmakers program run by Google.

Our meetup groups are always open to people of all backgrounds, regardless of gender, age, race, expertise, etc. - everyone is welcome!

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