I m really glad this is happening, there is going to be a series of meet ups to learn how to do technical talks specially for woman in technology.
The meet ups are going to be about an hour and a half long on how to do technical talks. This is something organized with the girls from Girl Geek Dinner.
The talks are as follows:
Speaker Night 1: Thursday, February 26th from 6pm-7:30pm
Topic: What Am *I* Supposed to Talk About?
o Finding your voice
o Coming up with topics/content/titles
o Building a story from your content
Speaker Night 2: Thursday, March 5th from 6pm-7:30pm
Topic: The Nitty Gritty of Technical Talks
o Demo-ing with code
o Useful tools for technical demos/presentations
o Things everyone hates
o Failure recovery
o Your failsafe list
Speaker Night 3: Thursday, March 12th from 6pm-7:30pm
Topic: Grooving and Improving
o Handling Q&A
o Techniques for self-improvment
o Critiquing your own performance
o Finding your honest feedback crowd
Speaker Night 4: Thursday, March 19th from 6pm-7:30pm
Topic: TBD – we’ll either repeat a session or do a special request like slide-building?
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