Preparing a Conference Presentation?

Posted by on Oct 24, 2012 in Tips for Speakers | 0 comments

Having your work accepted for presentation at a conference is an exciting accomplishment, but it also means more work in preparing and rehearsing what you will say.  If you have questions, want some advice/feedback, or just want to run through your presentation before the conference, we would love to visit with you in the Speaking Center. The following advice for conference presenters was adapted from Caroline S. Parsons’ Fall 2012 Simply Speaking article: You’ve submitted your paper and it has been accepted at an academic conference – good for you!  Now, the task of preparing what to say and how to say it at the conference begins.   Begin preparing what you will say during the conference as soon as possible, so you have months to think about it before the conference takes place. You put a lot of work into...

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