18 Apr '12, 2pm

As conference season heats up, I'd like to remind speakers of my 15 protips:

Do you dream of someday speaking at a technical conference? Have you spoken at a conference but felt like your journey to the podium wasn't as smooth as it might have been? Well here are a couple tips to make things go smoothly and endear you to your conference organizers. I'm writing this from the perspective of a conference organizer where my main focus is the technical program. I've run into a lot of these issues when putting together Golden Gate Ruby Conference , and also seen things from the other side when speaking at other conferences. A lot of this list is about not being a problem for the conference organizers. I hope that doesn't come off as too negative, but I figure most speakers don't realize the potential impact of seemingly little things. Making things easier for the organizers makes for a better conference for everyone, and your presentation will be even mo...

Full article: http://blog.hasmanythrough.com/2011/7/18/fifteen-protips-...

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