Day 8 - Presentation Skills - Demo Day Prep

Prior Knowledge

All trainees should have completed PD Day 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7

All trainees should have completed video recording of interview questions

All trainees should have participated in the Final Project

Session 1 (45 mins- 1 hour)

Retrospective - How satisfied are you about Teamwork?

Look back over the experience of working in team on Final Projects.

Session plan here.

Session 2 (30 mins- 40mins)

Demo Day Preparation

  • To help trainees understand the plan for Demo Day

  • To enable trainees to structure a 15-minute presentation and accompanying pitch deck

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1ee2TJGSMicqyyanzldV5os9hegeRW2DgruHuIqOjMV0/edit?usp=sharing

Session 3 (45 mins- 1 hour)

Teams plan intros

  • To have trainees plan their personal introductions

  • To have trainees create a one sentence intro for their tool

  • To practice their intros and get feedback

Session 4 (40- 45 mins)

Group Demos and Feedback

  • To provide trainees practice for delivering their presentations

  • To allow trainees to give and receive feedback to each other

  • To allow trainees to get feedback from volunteers

Session 5 (15-20 mins)

Next steps

  • To present the timeline of actions needed before the demo day

Independent Practice- Coursework introduction ‌

See the coursework here.