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Friday, October 28 – Deadline for Receiving Discounted Rate $89
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after this date at that rate!!!
SEE SUMMIT SCHEDULE
Speech Title – Analysis Paralysis
Description – Do you suffer from inaction? Do you have unfulfilled goals? Let me help you take your foot off the brakes and help you move in the direction of success.
Gaurav Shekhar is a two-time TedX speaker and a 6-time DTM. He is the Program Director of the Graduate Business Analytics Program at the University of Texas Dallas, JINDAL School of Management. He is an Assistant Professor of Instruction in the Information Systems area and teaches courses like Business Intelligence, Digital Consulting, and Robotic Process Automation to both graduates and Undergraduates. He was recently named as the 40 Under 40 Data Leaders for the year 2022 by CDO Magazine. He enjoys working with students and works with them across academic and non-academic areas. He has been instrumental in setting up student and corporate engagement programs at UT Dallas. He is one big believer in the concept of Servant Leadership which is the base of most of his initiatives. He is open to new ideas and feels that empowering the students is a great way to serve the school and the university. In 2021 he was awarded the Presidential Citation in Toastmasters at the International Convention, the highest award a member can receive in the organization.
Speech Title – How to be a Better Leader
Description – Do you want to be a better leader? Great! Step #1, stop being a Jerk. No one wants to follow a Jerk. In this presentation you’ll learn a simple 3-step process to decrease your jerk factor and increase your leadership skill. Be there or be square.
Evaluation Educational session, Anne Barab, DTM, AS
The objective of an evaluation is to help the speaker grow. The human mind cannot grasp and implement multiple ideas at once. But it can latch onto an inspired single suggestion. Great evaluators identify the most crucial next step and unlock this clue as a gift to the speaker.
Speech Title – Drive Your Dreams: A Combustion Formula forTurbocharging Your Dreams
Description – Many Americans have given up on their American Dream. Many have lost hope. Many are struggling. Sarfaraz Nazir, based on his experiences, will discuss three strategies that will help you succeed in life. The keynote -which will inspire and entertain you- will help you to turbocharge your dreams regardless of where you are in life. Sarfaraz who arrived in America with almost nothing will tell his story about his struggles and triumphs. You will walk away knowing that you can drive your dreams and live the American Dream.
Sarfaraz Nazir is a 5-time DTM and a 3-time World Championship of Public Speaking Semifinalist where he took 2nd place twice; he came in 2nd to Ed Tate, 2000 World Champion of Public Speaking. He has presented at major corporations, associations, and institutions like Lockheed Martin, Southwestern Bell, Institute of Industrial Engineers, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, PhD students at Texas A&M University.
With an MBA and a B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering, he has taught at Tarrant County College and UTA.
A Toastmaster since 1993, he was a speaker at the Toastmasters International annual convention in San Diego. He was District 50 Select Distinguished Area Director. for 2008-2009. He was named the District 25 Toastmaster of the Year.
He received the Professional Excellence award from the American Society for Training and Development. He is the co-author of Go Ahead and Laugh: A Serious Guide to Speaking with Humor.
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SCHEDULE FOR THE DAY
7:30AM – Registration Opens
7:55 AM – Official Welcome
8:00 AM – Breakfast (MENU)
8:00 AM – In-Person Silent Auction Starts
8:30 AM – Opening Skit
8:45 AM – Breakfast Featured Speaker – Gaurav Shekhar, DTM
9:30 AM – Morning Education Session (EDUCATION SESSIONS)
10:30 AM – Networking Session 1
11:00 AM – Hall of Fame
12:30 PM – Awards & Trophies
12:55 PM – Lunch (MENU)
1:30 PM – Featured Speaker – Sarfaraz Nazir, DTM
2:10 PM – Afternoon Education Session (EDUCATION SESSIONS)
3:00 PM – Relax to the Sounds of the D50 Music Ensemble
3:00 PM – First Timers’ Meet & Greet
3:35 PM – Mid-Afternoon Education Session (EDUCATION SESSIONS)
4:30 PM – Networking Session 2 – All Advanced Clubs
6:00 PM – Dignitary Parade
6:00 PM – Silent Auction Ends
6:15 PM – Dignitary Lineup
6:30 PM – Dignitary Parade
6:45 PM – Dinner & Roundtable Networking (MENU)
8:00 PM – Evening Featured Speaker – Anne Barab, DTM
8:35 PM – DTM Ceremony
10:00 PM – Photo Sessions
10:00 PM – Karaoke & Entertainment in Ballroom
10:00 PM – Hospitality Rooms Open
9:30AM – 10:20AM
1) Gaurav Shekhar, DTM: Using This Event to Maximize Your Networking Potential
2) Naomi Lawler, DTM: Purpose – Plan – Process: Managing Projects Successfully
3) Sarfaraz Nazir, DTM: How to Design, Develop Powerful, Polished Presentations
2:10PM – 3:00PM
1) Kim Richards, TC5, IP5: Listen Up! – The Art of Active Listening
2) Abby Wheeler, LD5, MS5: Unlock Your Creativity Using Tools to Help Promote Your Club
3) Pathways To DTM by Super DTMs Advanced Club & Kristy Pedersen, DD, DTM
3:35PM – 4:25PM
1) Kellie McMaster, DTM: Wielding Humor as a Sword
2) Anne Barab, DTM: Executing Effective Evaluations
3) Bala Subramanium, DTM: Podcasting: The Art of the Possible