Past events

 

Women Talk Design Speaker Stories (Author Edition): Sameera Kapila

When October 6 at 4:00 pm

For this special Speaker Stories event series, we’re interviewing authors from our community to learn more about their journeys and experiences. Join us to hear how they started writing, why they chose their publishing path, and how speaking fits into their writing career.

 

Cultivating Confidence for the Stage

When September 22 at 9:00 am

Learn highly effective techniques to cultivate your confidence so that you can stand in your power as the knowledgable speaker that you are!

Present Yourself Workshop participants

 

Present Yourself 8-week Program

When September 21 at 5:00 pm

Speak up and have your ideas heard! In this 8-week program, you’ll learn how to craft compelling presentations and speak (up) with confidence. Work alongside a supportive cohort while learning on your own time. **This is our last cohort of 2022** Enrollment closes on September 19th.

 

Women Talk Design Speaker Stories: Christina Harrington

When September 7 at 9:00 am

Learn about the journeys and experiences of incredible women and nonbinary speakers. Join us on September 7th as we interview speaker Christina Harrington. You’ll have the opportunity to ask your own questions and connect with folks from the Women Talk Design community.

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Present Yourself Information Session

When August 31 at 5:00 pm

Do you have questions about our 8-week public speaking program? Join us for a free information session to ask your questions and learn more about the program!

 

Instagram Live with Tomomi Sasaki

When August 30 at 10:00 am

Join us every month on Instagram for a conversation with a Women Talk Design community. This month, we’re chatting with Women Talk Design workshop facilitator and Present Yourself guest speaker Tomomi Sasaki.

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Community Connections Live!

When August 26 at 9:00 am

Have 1:1 conversations with other women and nonbinary folks in the Women Talk Design community. This event is exclusively for members of our online community space. Join here and RSVP: women-talk-design.mn.co

 

Take the Lead workshop

When August 24 at 9:00 am

Whether you’re running a meeting, taking the stage, or simply having a 1:1 with your manager, you want to show up as a leader: someone with an engaging, unique, and powerful perspective.

Photo of Kara DeFrias and event details

 

Moderating Engaging Panels: a Q&A with Kara DeFrias

When August 23 at 9:00 am

Join us for a conversation with event organizer, speaker, and moderator Kara DeFrias as we discuss what makes a great panel moderator.

 

Women Talk Design Speaker Stories: Kat Zhou

When August 17 at 12:00 pm

Learn about the journeys and experiences of incredible women and nonbinary speakers. Join us on August 17th as we interview speaker Kat Zhou. You’ll have the opportunity to ask your own questions and connect with folks from the Women Talk Design community.

 

Women Talk Design Lightning Talks

When August 11 at 9:00 am

Cheer our speakers on as they practice short talks, learn something new, connect with the community, and be a supportive audience member!

PY Info session

 

Present Yourself Information Session

When August 3 at 5:00 pm

Do you have questions about our 8-week public speaking program? Join us for a free information session to ask your questions and learn more about the program!

Bibiana Nunes

 

Women Talk Design Speaker Stories: Bibiana Nunes

When July 6 at 9:00 am

Learn about the journeys and experiences of incredible women and nonbinary speakers. Join us this month as we interview speaker Bibiana Nunes. You’ll have the opportunity to ask your own questions and connect with folks from the Women Talk Design community.

 

Find Your Audience, Find Your Publisher, Write Your Book

When June 29 at 12:00 pm

Join Women Talk Design for a Q&A on writing, publishing, and marketing your book with Margot Bloomstein

 

Crafting Your Five Word Life Story

When June 28 at 4:00 pm

Join Women Talk Design for a workshop that will give you the tools to powerfully communicate who you are and what you do!

Mansi Gupta

 

Special Event (SpeakerTalk): Drawing from Feminist Practice to Design for the Missing Half By Mansi Gupta

When June 14 at 9:30 am

We’re providing a platform to a Women Talk Design speaker who recently made the difficult call to decline a high-visibility speaking engagement because of noninclusive policies. In this talk, Mansi will introduce listeners to ‘Design for Women’ — a toolkit and methodology to help designers and decision-makers incorporate an inclusive, women-centric lens in their thinking, ideation and creative toolkit. Join us to hear her talk, be a supportive audience member, and learn about the important work she’s doing to design for women.

 

Women Talk Design Lightning Talks

When June 9 at 5:00 pm

Cheer our speakers on as they practice short talks, learn something new, connect with the community, and be a supportive audience member! Thank you to Zendesk for sponsoring this event.

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Workshop Intensive

Present Yourself 8-week Program

When June 7 & October 7 at 8:00 am

Speak up and have your ideas heard! In this 8-week program, you’ll learn how to craft compelling presentations and speak (up) with confidence. Work alongside a supportive cohort while learning on your own time.

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