Presentation Handouts For: Y18CS0DC

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Pre-Conference Workshops

Track I - Speechwriting Fundamentals: For those new to the craft or needing a refresher

Day One

Opening Keynote
What they learned in the White House: A conversation with the chief speechwriters for President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama
Cody Keenan and Sarah Hurwitz

"Hey, you're the new speechwriter?" Adapting your skills to the speechwriting profession
Jacob Breach

Writing for the ear vs. writing for the page: Distinguish your speeches and harness the power of the spoken word
Justin Jones

"She said what?" Mastering the art of interview
Joel Hood

General Session
Surviving a leadership transition: Five ways to thrive when the world shifts
Adrianne Goldsmith Romero

Track II - Advanced Speechwriting & Executive Communications: Topics to enhance your work and spur