Past events

 

Designing for Access

When November 14 at 7:00 pm

WhereSan Francisco, CA, USA

We’re partnering with Designers + Geeks to co-host their November San Francisco meetup. All speakers will be Women Talk Design workshop alumni. Join us!

Women Talk Design Lightning talks

 

Women Talk Design Lighting Talks

When November 4 at 10:30 am

WhereAustin, Texas, USA

Join us at Austin Design Week and listen to several 5-minute talks on the theme “Make Space” from new and experienced speakers in the Women Talk Design community.

Public Speaking for designers workshop participants

 

Public Speaking Essentials

When November 2 at 10:30 am

WhereAustin, TX, USA

Join us for a short primer on the essentials of public speaking. Learn where to start when you need to prepare for a presentation or create a talk, how to keep your audience engaged, and tips for feeling confident in front of a room.

Women Talk Design Lightening talks

 

Women Talk Design Lightning Talks (Special Edition, San Francisco)

When October 23 at 6:30 pm

WhereSan Francisco, CA, USA

Join us for a special edition of Women Talk Design Lightning Talks! Our workshop participants will be presenting the 5-minute talks they will have worked on over the previous three weeks in their workshop. Cheer them on, offer feedback, hang out with great people, and learn something new.

Design your talk event participants

 

Design Your Talk Topic (DC)

When October 22 at 6:00 pm

WhereWashington, D.C., DC, USA

We’re partnering with AIGA DC on a workshop to help you take the first steps to craft your design talk.

Design your talk event participants

 

Design Your Talk Topic (San Diego)

When October 15 at 6:00 pm

WhereSan Diego, CA, USA

Join us for a workshop with Designing Women 2+ hour hands-on workshop on concepting your next design talk. If you have never given a public talk or you’re experienced but would like the guidance of professional coaches, this event is for you.

Public Speaking for designers workshop participants

2-Day Workshop

Present Yourself: Craft Your First Talk and Deliver with Confidence (San Francisco)

When October 2 & 16

WhereSan Francisco, CA, USA

We’re excited to offer our tried-and-true weekend speaking workshop in a new format! Apply to join our October cohort. We’ll meet on Oct 2nd, 9th, and 16th from 5:30 – 8:30 PM.

 

World Interaction Design Day (Boston)

When September 24 at 5:30 pm

WhereBoston, Massachusetts, USA

World Interaction Design Day is an annual event where we come together as a united global community to show how interaction design improves the human condition. Women Talk Design is partnering with Ladies that UX Boston to host this year’s Boston event.

Present Yourself Workshop participants

2-Day Workshop

Present Yourself: Craft Your First Talk & Deliver with Confidence (New York)

When September 21 & 22

WhereNew York, New York, USA

We’re bringing our weekend speaking workshop to New York! Join us for an intensive weekend of learning and growing, coaching and community. Fill out the application to attend before August 30th.

Women Talk Design Lightning talks

 

Women Talk Design Lightning Talks

When September 18 at 6:30 pm

WhereSan Francisco, CA, USA

We invite you to join us for an evening of talks by new and experienced speakers, on topics in design, tech, and career.

Present Yourself Workshop participants

2-Day Workshop

Present Yourself: Craft Your First Talk and Deliver with Confidence (Chicago)

When August 24 & 25

WhereChicago, IL, USA

We’re teaming up with Hexagon UX to offer our intensive weekend speaking workshop in Chicago! Join us to learn the framework and confidence to craft your first talk. Walk away with a video example and a new network of support. Fill out an application before August 9th to join.

Women Talk Design Lightening talks

 

Women Talk Design Lightning Talks

When July 17 at 6:30 pm

WhereSan Francisco, CA, USA

We invite you to join us for an evening of talks by new and experienced speakers, on topics in design, tech, and career.

Present Yourself Workshop participants

2-Day Workshop

Present Yourself: Craft Your Talk & Deliver with Confidence

When July 13 & 14

WhereAustin, Texas, USA

We’re partnering with General Assembly to bring our weekend speaking workshop to Austin! Join us to learn how to craft a compelling talk and deliver with confidence.

Women talk design event

 

Design Your Talk Topic (New York)

When July 9 at 6:00 pm

WhereNew York City, NY, USA

Do you want to start speaking at conferences but don’t know where to start? Join us for a workshop on designing your talk topic.

Public Speaking for designers workshop participants

 

Public Speaking Essentials: Crafting a Talk

When June 20 at 1:30 pm

WhereSan Francisco, CA, USA

Join us for a workshop at San Francisco Design Week!

Design your talk event participants

 

Design Your Talk Topic (Paris)

When June 17 at 6:30 pm

WhereParis, France

Do you want to start speaking at conferences but don’t know where to start? Join Women Talk Design + Hexagon UX Paris for a workshop on designing your talk topic.

Women Talk Conferences participants

 

Women Talk: Conferences (Miami)

When June 6 at 5:30 pm

WhereMiami, Florida, USA

We’re hosting our first Miami event! Hear from a panel of brilliant creatives sharing their experiences and advice for speaking at tech and design conferences. In partnership with AIGA Miami and Venture Cafe Miami as part of their #ThursdayGathering

Women Talk Design Lightning talks

 

Women Talk Design Lightning Talks (San Francisco)

When May 22 at 6:30 pm

WhereSan Francisco, CA, USA

We invite you to join us for an evening of talks by new and experienced speakers, on topics in design, tech, and career.

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