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Present Around the World

Competition

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Present Around the World is a global competition run by the IET for Young Professionals and Students within engineering to develop and showcase their presentation skills.

Date and Time

28 March 2018 - 18:00-21:00

Location

Glasgow, United Kingdom - icon_popup  (See map)

Organiser

Organised by the UK - Scotland:South West local network. Contact patwswyp@gmail.com for more information.


About this event

This is a global competition for students, recent graduates, apprentices and young professionals.

Present Around the World is a global competition run by the IET for Young Professionals and Students within engineering to develop and showcase their presentation skills.

This is the local heat for Scotland South West area. There is a prize available for the winner, who will also progress to the next round.

Programme

18.00 - Participants arrive for refreshments and networking.

18.15 - Chair to make introductions and brief participants.

18.30 - Presentations start. Each will be up to 10 minutes with 5 minutes Q&A.

20.30 - Conclusion and award to winners.

Reasons to attend

This is an opportunity to practise and improve presentation skills and confidence, as well as learning from presentations by fellow competitors. This will also provide networking opportunities and a useful experience to add to your CV.
As an added bonus, there are also cash prizes available for local, regional and global winners.

Continuing Professional Development

CPD logo declaring this event can contribute 3 hours towards your Continuing Professional Development

This event can contribute towards your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) as part of the IET's CPD monitoring scheme.

Additional information

Competition details:

Stage one: The winner and runner-up of each LN competition will receive cash prizes of £150 and £100 respectively and an automatic place in either a national (area) or regional final. 

Stage two - National (Area): The winner and runner-up of each National competition will receive cash prizes of £300 and £200 respectively and an automatic place in the regional final. 

Stage four - Regional final: The winner and runner-up of the regional finals will then receive cash prizes of £400 and £300 respectively. The winner will receive an automatic place in the Global final. 

Stage five - Global final: The winner and runner-up of the Global final will receive cash prizes of £1000 and £500 respectively. 


Further information on the competition can be found here:

https://conferences.theiet.org/patw/index.cfm


Registration information

Participants can enter by emailing the below email address:

patwswyp@gmail.com

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