Past events

Women Talk Design Lightning talks

 

Women Talk Design Lightning Talks

When April 14 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!

Design your talk event participants

 

Design Your Talk Topic

When April 7 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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Take the Lead

When March 23 at 1:00 pm

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 a perspective that’s engaging, unique, and powerful.

Tell your story: an international women's day event

 

Tell Your Story

When March 8 at 7:30 pm

We’re partnering with Seattle Women in Design & UX, Ladies that UX Boston, and UXPA Boston for this very special, FREE, International Women’s Day event. Join us!

 

Women Talk Design Speaker Stories: De Nichols

When March 4 at 1:00 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.

 

Women Talk Design Speaker Stories: Natalie Dunbar

When February 24 at 2:00 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.

Women Talk Design Lightning talks

 

Women Talk Design Lightning Talks

When February 18 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! Sponsored by Zendesk

Design your talk event participants

 

Design Your Talk Topic

When February 11 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.

 

Building Trust from the Stage

When January 27 at 1:00 pm

Learn how to apply lessons of voice, volume of detail, and vulnerability to engage and empower your audience and help them gain new confidence in both you and themselves.

 

Women Talk Design Speaker Stories: Tricia Wang

When January 21 at 7:00 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.

 

Plan on Purpose Workshop

When January 12 at 5:33 pm

Kick off 2021 with a goal setting workshop with Kemi Amin! Whether your goal is to become a first-time author, take on more public speaking opportunities, or teach your own workshop, this session will help you use your purpose to plan your next steps.

Present Yourself Workshop participants

Workshop Intensive

Present Yourself: Craft a Compelling Talk and Deliver with Confidence (Remote, PST)

When January 6, 13, 20, 27 at 5:00 pm

Become a more confident public speaker! Join us online to learn the tools for crafting and delivering a powerful talk in a safe, supportive environment. This workshop meets once a week, for four weeks, after work.

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Women Talk Design Speaker Stories: Sarah Fathallah

When December 16 at 5:00 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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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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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!

Design your talk event participants

 

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.

Women Talk Design Lightning talks

 

Women Talk Design Lightning Talks

When November 17 at 6:00 pm

Cheer our speakers on as they practice short talks, learn something new, connect with the community, and be a supportive audience member! We’re hosting this next WTD Lightning Talks at a new time so our community in Europe can participate!! Join us at 6pm CET / 12pm ET / 9am PT.

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Take the Lead (Remote)

When October 29 at 1:30 pm

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 a perspective that’s engaging, unique, and powerful.

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