Women Talk Design Training & Events

Not sure if you want to speak? Need some inspiration, or a safe space to learn and practice? Women Talk Design hosts events to inspire more women and gender non-binary people to raise their hands to speak. We also lead workshops that provide new speakers with the tools and practice to feel more confident on stage. Join an upcoming Women Talk Design event or workshop in a city near you. We update our events calendar regularly.

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Train Your Team

Bring Women Talk Design to your organization! We offer private speaker trainings and events, hosted at your office. Prepare high potential employees to speak about their work on behalf of your company at conferences and public events. Our workshops equip new speakers with the tools and confidence to propose, craft and deliver compelling public talks. We are committed to empowering diverse speakers with the tools they need to succeed. Contact us for more info

Our Upcoming Events

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Design Your Talk Topic

When December 1 at 4:00 pm

Join us for a workshop to learn how to get started designing your talk topic! Learn a process you can use whenever you want to generate talk ideas, brainstorm potential talk topics, and receive feedback from your peers.

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What about a book?

When December 2 at 1:30 pm

In a discussion with Margot Bloomstein, author of TRUSTWORTHY (coming March 2021 from Page Two), we’ll talk about how to approach the proposal process, traditional vs. hybrid publishing models, and working with a developmental editor to polish your ideas. We’re offering this event at two times. Choose which works for you and bring your questions!

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Women Talk Design Speaker Stories: Lade Tawak

When December 9 at 4:00 pm

Learn about the journeys and experiences of incredible women and nonbinary speakers. Join us each week as we interview one of our speakers. You’ll have the opportunity to ask your own questions and connect with folks from the Women Talk Design community.

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Learn about the journeys and experiences of incredible women and nonbinary speakers. Join us each week as we interview one of our speakers. You’ll have the opportunity to ask your own questions and connect with folks from the Women Talk Design community.

Connect with a Community of Speakers

Our private facebook group provides a space for new and experienced, women and gender non-binary speakers to ask questions, offer advice, and share upcoming speaking opportunities.

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Train up speakers at your company Prepare high potential employees to speak about their work on behalf of your company at conferences and public events. Our workshops equip new speakers with the tools and confidence to propose, craft and deliver compelling public talks. Contact us to learn more →