Designing Better Presentations with Mr. Gautam Khattak



Back by popular demand, the HKUST MBAAA is excited to bring you "Designing Better Presentations with Mr. Gautam Khattak" on Sep 9, 2017. Gautam has led this training to over 500 participants across multinational corporations, academic institutions and professional organizations. Feedback from participants was that this class is especially useful for managers & senior managers who frequently create slides or gives presentations. We look forward to having you join us for this great opportunity to strengthen your presentations skills. Register here now. 
 
Designing Better Presentations
 
Do you want to create more effective and persuasive presentations? In an effort to help you create a better-looking, highly effective presentations, we are delighted to have Mr. Gautam Khattak (HKUST MBA 2013) to share his expertise with us in using the “Designing Better Presentations”. This training is an interactive workshop focusing on content design, tailoring to fit your audience and content delivery for more engaging and effective presentations.
 
About Gautam Khattak:
 
  • Gautam Khattak is the Director of Software Engineering, and Business Performance Improvement for Artesyn Embedded Technologies.
  • Gautam is skilled in presentation design, public speaking and has given his tips to over 500 people.
  • He was the President of 2 Toastmaster groups, helping participants improve their confidence in Public Speaking.
  • He has extensive experience in public speaking to a many different types of audiences.
 
Course objective and outline:
 
This class focuses on learning how to create more effective and impactful presentations. You will be instructed on what you need to think about when creating a deck and how to improve your slides and your delivery. The class is applicable to anyone that gives presentations (Training, Customer, Internal Reviews, Executive) either to their manager to consolidate or who deliver the presentations themselves. Feedback from participants was that this class is especially useful for managers & senior managers who frequently create slides or gives presentations.
 
Outline of topics:
 
  • How to Design an effective Presentation
  • Knowing your Audience and tailoring your message accordingly.
  • Simplifying your message to be more impactful
  • PowerPoint Design
  • Improving use of the slide ‘real estate’
  • Making “okay” slides into “great” slides
  • Finalize your slides before presentation
  • Getting ready to Present
  • Improving your confidence
  • Delivery Styles and tips

Event Details:
 
Date 09 Sep 2017
Time 09:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Venue HKUST Business School Central
Event Host HKUST MBA Alumni Association