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Grabbing Attention – Presentation Techniques for a Zoom-weary world
October 28, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
Why all presentations are ultimately about the performance, not the PowerPoint.
About this Staples Spotlight Virtual event
In this Zoom-weary world, it’s more important than ever to be interesting and engaging! This session will focus on ideas and techniques to make presentations, both live and online, more interesting and exciting. Based on the latest discoveries in Neuroscience, and the principles of Garr Reynold’s Presentation Zen.
In this session, you will learn:
- Why all presentations are ultimately about performance, not PowerPoint
- Communication tips – voice, words, images
- Slide design – dos and don’ts
- Script or no script? Why poetry is your best friend
- On the day
About Dr. John Collick,
Dr. John Collick is Head of International Education Strategy for Promethean, a world leader in interactive classroom technology. Dr. Collick is a graduate of Sussex University in England. He lectured in English Language and Literature, and Philosophy for ten years in Japan, working in the prestigious literature faculty of Waseda University in Tokyo, where he designed and implemented the department’s first e-learning system. In his role at Promethean, he works closely with Ministries of Education to develop solutions and programs to meet the needs of 21st Century education systems worldwide. He is an internationally renowned speaker and expert on the educational and social impact of innovative technology. He is the author of several books and articles on literature, media, ICT, and learning. His specific interests include: personal learning strategies, neuroscience, technology, and futurology