Past events

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Present Yourself Information Session

When May 17 at 8:00 am

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!

 

Women Talk Design Speaker Stories: Lisa Maria Marquis and Katel LeDû

When May 10 at 12:00 pm

Learn about the journeys and experiences of incredible women and nonbinary speakers. In this special Women Talk Design Speaker Stories event, we’ll be speaking with two incredible authors and speakers about their journeys. Join us this month as we interview speakers Lisa Maria Marquis and Katel LeDû. You’ll also have the opportunity to ask your own questions and connect with folks from the Women Talk Design community.

 

Design Your Talk Topic workshop

When April 28 at 8:00 am

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

When April 19 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!

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Present Yourself 8-week Program

When April 6 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.

 

Women Talk Design Speaker Stories: Margaret Lee

When April 6 at 5:00 pm

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

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Say What You Want to Say

When March 29 at 10:00 am

What happens when you need to speak off to the cuff? You may find yourself frozen and unable to say what you want to say. Join Alla Weinberg, author of A Culture of Safety, for a workshop to help you stop silencing yourself and playing small and let your thoughts and ideas be heard.

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Women Talk Design Speaker Stories: Chimmy Kalu

When March 8 at 9:00 am

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

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Design Your Talk Topic workshop

When February 15 at 4:00 pm

We’re partnering with Figma to offer this workshop for FREE! Join us 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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Women Talk Design Lightning Talks

When February 8 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!

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Women Talk Design Speaker Stories: Michal Ziso

When January 20 at 10:00 am

Learn about the journeys and experiences of incredible women and nonbinary speakers. Join us this month as we interview speaker Michal Ziso. 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 8-week Program

When January 12 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. Registration opens October 1st.

 

Improv(e) Your Virtual Presentation workshop

When December 16 at 8:00 am

Come ready to play, participate, and practice skills you can immediately apply to your current and upcoming talks! Join us for this new workshop led by improviser, coach, and facilitator Claire Slattery

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Design Your Talk Topic workshop

When December 7 at 5:00 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.

 

seaDUXX & WTD Lightning Talks event

When November 16 at 6:00 pm

Seattle Women of Design & UX and Women Talk Design invite you to join us for an evening of talks by new and developing speakers, on topics on the theme “Having a Perspective”.

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Self-Publishing Stories

When November 3 at 12:00 pm

Have you thought about writing a book? Maybe you’ve considered self-publishing, or maybe you know you want to write a book but you aren’t sure where to start. Meet authors Kat Vellos & Tutti Taygerly and learn about their self-publishing journeys!

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Take the Lead workshop

When October 28 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 a perspective that’s engaging, unique, and powerful.

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Women Talk Design Speaker Stories: Alba Villamil

When October 22 at 12:00 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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