Workshops
Friday at 5:00 pm & Saturday at 8:30 am

What’s your Legacy?

A Program overview of the Youth Leadership Programme.
How to adapt the program to your audience

How to engage with schools and other organisations, How to get buy-in from parents and teachers, How to talk to your boss to give you time off work to deliver the program during school hours, How to get officially checked by the authorities so you can work with children...and more

What’s your Legacy?

Brendan Haughton

Brendan has 3 older children, is a Grandad, and has a 17-year-old son doing his leaving certificate in 2018; small wonder he is so committed to the Toastmasters Youth Leadership and Community Programs. In the YLP he has been known to describe himself as a “serial father”

Friday at 17.00

How to be a great contest judge

An interactive workshop covering the do’s and don'ts of contest judging and why training is important

With many years experience as a chief judge, voting judge and contest official, Moira's interactive workshop will cover the do’s and don'ts of contest judging and why training is important.

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How to be a great contest judge

Moira Beaton

Moira is currently the Chief Judge of District 71 (UK)

Saturday at 9.30

Listen … to Solve

Have you ever wondered why some people can’t seem to manage their own challenges? and…
When you offer them obvious solutions, why they IGNORE you and keep having the same challenge?
You are about to learn three steps to enable effective solutions … … and hear the pitfalls to avoid.

The first ever European Accredited Toastmaster, Clare shares with us her journey to this prestigious award.

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Listen … to Solve

Clare Crowther ~ Accredited Speaker

“Listen … to Solve” ~ Clare regularly speaks at events, facilitates workshops, and works one-to-one with all levels - particularly CEOs and aspiring Leaders.

Saturday at 8.30

Mentoring

In an interactive “hands-on” workshop John will share with us various styles of mentoring, a simple effective model and how to use it, how to be a mentor and a mentee at the same time regardless of current experience,

how to set up an effective programme within your club and if all else fails, how you can effectively mentor yourself!

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Mentoring

John Middleton

John Middleton is the founder and owner of JTM Service Limited, one of the UK’s most successful independent suppliers of Business to Business commercial laundry solutions.

Saturday at 9:30 & Sunday at 8:30 am

Storytelling

Vinette Hoffman-Jackson is the District 71 UK & Ireland International Speech winner 2016-2017 and the ‘Speaker Factor’ winner for London Professional Speakers Association 2016/2017.

Voted Entrepreneur of the Year 2012 for the development of a bracelet for Mental Health by the University of Bedfordshire. Vinette is also the author of the book ‘Did the Right Sperm Win?’.

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Storytelling

Vinette Hoffman-Jackson

Everyone loves a good story, but how do you tell one that is engaging, memorable and leaves you thinking?

9.30 ~ Sunday ~ The Ballroom

Speech Structure Building

Before he started his rhetorical journey, Florian worked as a consultant and business development manager for almost a decade for KPMG, the global advisory firm.

The transformation started when he joined a chapter of Toastmasters International in Barcelona in 2005.

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Speech Structure Building

Florian Mueck

Speech Structuring ~ Today, a collaborator of IESE Business School Barcelona and author of four books, Florian offers transformational communication seminars, presentation coaching, keynote speeches and event moderation.

Saturday at 9:30

Deliver with Impact

It's not just what you say, but also HOW you say it. You might have wonderful things to say, but unless you say it properly, you might make very little impact.

In this workshop, we will look at delivery skills. We will explore how to use your voice, your body and your whole being to connect with your audience and make a positive impact.

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Deliver with Impact

Colm McGlade

Deliver with Impact ~ A member of Toastmasters since 1993, Colm gives classes in Public Speaking in the People's College in Dublin. He is a retired School Principal.

Saturday & Sunday at 8:30 am

The Story of You

What comes easy among friends becomes a seemingly insurmountable challenge in front of a crowd. Toastmasters teaches us technique, but not how to be ourselves. The good news is that we already know how to do it. All we must do is learn to apply it to a speech and reveal the Story of You

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The Story of You

Tom Hebel

Tom has been passionate about public speaking ever since he realised he could wing it in history class by making up a presentation on the spot.

Sunday at 8:30 am

Improv for Toastmasters

Ever felt your mouth go dry when asked to answer a topic? Ever have your idea stream dry up when having to come up with the next speech?

This workshop will enable you to find new tools through the magic of IMPROV to help with these and other Toastmaster stumbling blocks. Come along and Improve your skills with Improv!

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Improv for Toastmasters

Maria Gillen

Maria Gillen is a 'Recycled Toastmaster'!