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Publishing Training Centre: Conference Presentation

You need to get a roomful of people excited about a book they’ve never heard of before, and you’ve got 30 seconds to do it.

It can be done. And when done well it’s the perfect way to launch a bestseller. Whether you’re speaking at an internal company sales conference, or a presentation to customers and media en masse, the “Big Room” presentation is a set piece you need to master. This course combines a rigorous approach to planning and writing your presentation with common-sense coaching on how to deliver it.

Publishers and commissioning editors, sales and marketing people who need to present to conferences and other large groups of colleagues and customers will all benefit from this course. Learn how to assess your audience, your material and your presentation goals objectively; write a clear, engaging and persuasive pitch in your own, authentic voice; and prepare to perform confidently and memorably.

Programme

  • Presenting IS publishing
  • Understanding your audience
  • Creating an argument
  • Key concepts: evidence,tension, story
  • Structure and signposting
  • Involving your audience
  • Creating impact
  • Writing for your own voice
  • Script preparation and rehearsal
  • Managing nerves
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ALPSP: 10th Anniversary Conference and Awards

The ALPSP Conference provides a friendly forum in which to share information and knowledge, learn about new initiatives, and engage in open discussion on the challenges and opportunities facing publishing today. With expert speakers and a wide ranging programme, the ALPSP Conference is for everyone in the scholarly publishing community. A range of sponsorship opportunities are also available at the conference. The ALPSP Conference is a key event in the calendar and attracts a high level audience from all sectors of the scholarly communications industry.

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Publishing Training Centre: Conference Presentation

You need to get a roomful of people excited about a book they’ve never heard of before, and you’ve got 30 seconds to do it.

It can be done. And when done well it’s the perfect way to launch a bestseller. Whether you’re speaking at an internal company sales conference, or a presentation to customers and media en masse, the “Big Room” presentation is a set piece you need to master. This course combines a rigorous approach to planning and writing your presentation with common-sense coaching on how to deliver it.

Publishers and commissioning editors, sales and marketing people who need to present to conferences and other large groups of colleagues and customers will all benefit from this course. Learn how to assess your audience, your material and your presentation goals objectively; write a clear, engaging and persuasive pitch in your own, authentic voice; and prepare to perform confidently and memorably.

Programme

  • Presenting IS publishing
  • Understanding your audience
  • Creating an argument
  • Key concepts: evidence,tension, story
  • Structure and signposting
  • Involving your audience
  • Creating impact
  • Writing for your own voice
  • Script preparation and rehearsal
  • Managing nerves
Continue Reading

Publishing Training Centre: Conference Presentation

You need to get a roomful of people excited about a book they’ve never heard of before, and you’ve got 30 seconds to do it.

It can be done. And when done well it’s the perfect way to launch a bestseller. Whether you’re speaking at an internal company sales conference, or a presentation to customers and media en masse, the “Big Room” presentation is a set piece you need to master. This course combines a rigorous approach to planning and writing your presentation with common-sense coaching on how to deliver it.

Publishers and commissioning editors, sales and marketing people who need to present to conferences and other large groups of colleagues and customers will all benefit from this course. Learn how to assess your audience, your material and your presentation goals objectively; write a clear, engaging and persuasive pitch in your own, authentic voice; and prepare to perform confidently and memorably.

Programme

  • Presenting IS publishing
  • Understanding your audience
  • Creating an argument
  • Key concepts: evidence,tension, story
  • Structure and signposting
  • Involving your audience
  • Creating impact
  • Writing for your own voice
  • Script preparation and rehearsal
  • Managing nerves
Continue Reading

Call for Papers : Society of Indexers Conference 2014

The Society of Indexers have put out a Call for Papers for their 2014 Conference: “Tesserae to tablets: Uncovering the future”, which will take place on 5th to 7th September 2014. Papers are invited for presentation to one-hour plenary (full conference) or parallel (optional attendance) sessions. The theme of the conference is innovations in publishing and […]

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