World Champion Speaker Mike Carr: “Virtual is here to stay … why not get good at it?” (Replay)

When the pandemic forced the 2020 World Championship of public speaking online, Mike Carr demonstrated how to not just cope with the change but take advantage of the medium. (See his speech, The Librarian and Mrs. Montgomery). In his EVV CON keynote, Mike addresses his passion for continuing to experiment with the possibilities of the virtual stage.

See also Mike’s interview with EVV CON chair David F. Carr in which he discusses the challenges of hybrid online/offline events and the selfie videos he uses to stay in touch with friends and fans between speeches.

Webinar Contest, Winner Angela Heath (Replay)

This replay of the webinar contest from EVV CON: Elevate the Value of Virtual features an introduction by 2020 World Champion of Public Speaking Mike Carr and the contest speeches by Angela Heath (winner), Julian Cereceda, Andy Colborn, and Paul O’Mahony. The Contest Master was Lou Brown and the Chief Judge was Lillian Cooke.

Webinar contest

Tech Tips from EVV CON 2022 (Replay)

Our Tech Tips program is a series of short tutorials on tech of value to speakers and leaders.

Part 1 featured:

  • Andy Colborn: Slido, an audience interaction tool
  • Markus Seppälä: OBS Studio, free open source video recording streaming, and mixing
  • Pamela Benjamin: Notion, a simple database for collaboration
Tech Tips Part 1

In Part 2 of our program, we heard from retired radio newsman and dedicated Toastmaster Graham Cairns on getting your audio right.