TEDxCharleston Speaker Application 2016
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Apply to be a speaker at TEDxCharleston 2016: TIPPING POINT!

 
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Provide information about yourself.  We will use this information to contact you and learn more about your talk.

First Name:
Last Name:
Email Address:
emailaddress@xyz.com
Address 1:
Address 2:
City:
State/Province
(US/Canada):
Postal Code:
Phone:
Website:

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Skype Address 
 

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Provide in 1-2 sentences your idea worth sharing.

 

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Elaborate on your idea in 3-5 additional sentences. 

 

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Provide your experience that supports this idea. 

 

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What evidence do you have that the idea is effective/impactful to the community?
 

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How does your idea relate to the theme TIPPING POINT?

 

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In relaton to the theme, TIPPING POINT, what makes this idea unique?

 

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What is your call to action for this idea? In other words, what do you want the audience to do with this information?

 

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Are you available to speak on October 19, 2016 (tentative date for the event)?

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No
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Are you available for rehearsal on October 18, 2016 (tentative depending on event date)?

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Are you available for a recorded run through on September 20, 2016 (tentative depending on event date) and on May 17, 2016 to do a photo shoot, interview and discuss going forward?

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No
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Are you willing to work with a speaker coach? We have found that our speakers perform better when working with a speaker coach even if he/she is an experienced speaker. Speaking at a TEDx event is a much different event than other public speaking forums or public speaking events.

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No
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Are you prepared to commit a minimum of 5 hours per week of preparation for the talk?

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Provide a brief bio (5-7 sentences max) relevant to this talk.
 

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Provide any talks that you have given and share any available links.
 

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What is your connection to Charleston?

 

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How did you hear about the TEDxCharleston Call for Speakers? 

 

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