Past events

 

Take the Lead (Remote)

When June 30 at 12:00 pm

Our June 25th session of Take the Lead sold out, so we scheduled another one to accommodate everyone who is interested in attending. Learn how to show up as a leader: someone with a perspective that’s engaging, unique, powerful, and true to you.

 

Take the Lead (Remote)

When June 25 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.

Women Talk Design Lightening talks

 

seaDUXX & Women Talk Design Lightning Talks

When June 23 at 6:00 pm

Our Speaker Lightning Talks event offers an opportunity for new and experienced speakers to practice a short talk, in front of a safe supportive audience. We’re looking forward to having you meet one another, learn something new, and cheer on our speakers.

Women Talk Design Lightning talks

 

Public Speaking for Designers: Presenting Online Edition

When June 16 at 4:00 pm

Just us at SF Design Week for a workshop to learn tools and techniques to set you up for success next time you need to present remotely.

Public Speaking for designers workshop participants

 

Design Your Speaker Presence (Remote)

When June 16 at 4:30 pm

Does it feel like every other speaker is hugely inspirational and larger than life? Are you terrified of public speaking and unsure how to be yourself on stage? Learn how to express yourself authentically and design a speaking presence that’s reflective of you. 

Women Talk Design Lightning talks

 

Ladies that UX Boston & Women Talk Design Lightning Talks (Remote)

When June 10 at 5:00 pm

Our Speaker Lightning Talks event offers an opportunity for new and experienced speakers to practice a short talk, in front of a safe supportive audience.

 

Suddenly Remote: Tips and tricks for better remote teaching (Remote)

When May 18 at 2:00 pm

Women Talk Design founder and Stanford lecturer Christina Wodtke has been working around the clock over the past month to move her Stanford courses online. She will share tips and tricks for better remote teaching (even on short notice).

graphic: Couch cushion conversations and WTD logo

 

Couch Cushion Conversations: Embrace Your Unique Perspective (Remote)

When May 14 at 11:00 am

This #CouchConvo, we’re highlighting two incredible bilingual speakers for whom English is a second language. Learn about their journeys as speakers and what they’ve learned along the way.

Design your talk event participants

 

Design Your Talk Topic (Remote)

When May 11 at 6:00 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 Lightening talks

 

Women Talk Design Lightning Talks (Remote, PDT)

When May 7 at 6:30 pm

Our Lightning Talks event offers an opportunity for new and experienced speakers to practice a short talk, in front of a safe supportive audience. We invite you to be that supportive audience, online! Sponsored by Adobe XD.

Present Yourself Workshop participants

2-Day Workshop

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

When April 29 & May 6

WhereSan Francisco, CA, USA

Become a more confident public speaker! Join us to learn the tools for crafting and delivering a powerful talk in a safe, supportive environment — online!

Women Talk Design Lightning talks

 

Women Talk Design Lightning Talks (Remote)

When April 21 at 6:30 pm

WhereNew York, NY, USA

Our Lightning Talks event offers an opportunity for new and experienced speakers to practice a short talk, in front of a safe supportive audience. We invite you to be that supportive audience, online! Sponsored by Adobe XD.

graphic: Couch cushion conversations and WTD logo

 

Couch Cushion Conversations: Getting Paid to Speak

When April 16 at 6:00 pm

Do you have questions about getting paid to speak? You’re not alone. Join us for a Couch Cushion Conversation with Denise Jacobs and Women Talk Design Founder Christina Wodtke.

Women Talk Design Lightning talks

 

Women Talk Design Lightning Talks (Remote)

When April 14 at 6:30 pm

WhereSan Francisco, CA, USA

Our Lightning Talks event offers an opportunity for new and experienced speakers to practice a short talk, in front of a safe supportive audience. We invite you to be that supportive audience – online! Sponsored by Adobe XD.

Design your talk event participants

 

Design Your Talk Topic (Remote)

When April 13 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.

Public Speaking for designers workshop participants

 

Design Your Speaker Presence (Remote)

When April 9 at 4:30 pm

Does it feel like every other speaker is hugely inspirational and larger than life? Are you terrified of public speaking and unsure how to be yourself on stage? Learn how to express yourself authentically and design a speaking presence that’s reflective of you.

Present Yourself Workshop participants

2-Day Workshop

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

When April 4 & 5

WhereNew York, NY, USA

Become a more confident public speaker! Join us to learn the tools for crafting and delivering a powerful talk in a safe, supportive environment — online! Register by March 30th.

Women Talk Design Lightning talks

 

Women Talk Design Lightning Talks (Remote)

When April 1 at 6:30 pm

WhereAustin, TX, USA

Our Lightning Talks event offers an opportunity for new and experienced speakers to practice a short talk, in front of a safe supportive audience. We invite you to be that supportive audience, online! Sponsored by Adobe XD.

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