IT Soft Skills

TH13 How to Build a Conference-Winning Technical Presentation

March 10th, 2016

3:30pm - 4:45pm

Level: Introductory Intermediate

Sami Laiho


Senior Technical Fellow


What takes a session to top 100 in a big conference? That you can do with great technical skills but to take your session to the top three that requires more than just that. I've been an IT-instructor for more than 15 years. I've won three major TechEd's with my sessions, more than 10 other conferences and taught public speaking and presentation skills for hundreds of professional speakers around the world. Let me share with you my stories and tips on how to create great presentations for technical audiences.

You will learn:

  • How to create great presentations
  • How to take a session to the top 3 of a conference
  • How to evolve a presentation into an entertaining show