Academic Presenting at Conferences: Delivering Effective and Successful Talks

21. März 2017 - 28. März 2017

In particular, we will cover the following topics:

  • understanding the communicative function of presentations;
  • defining the focus and purpose of your presentation;
  • reducing and organizing information;
  • making your structure transparent for the audience;
  • creating supportive PowerPoint-slides;
  • integrating slides adequately into the presentation;
  • applying proper speech patterns of English (such as stress and intonation);
  • handling gestures and other aspects of body language effectively;
  • using language and rhetorical devices successfully;
  • activating your audience and guiding them through the presentation;
  • managing critical situations before, during, and after the presentation;
  • overcoming nervousness and presentation anxiety.

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