international speech contest

Start Date
End Date
Date: Thursday, April 13th, 2017 Time: 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm Location: North Vancouver District Municipal Hall, 355 West Queens, North Vancouver Contact: Lyle Craver. lyle@capilanorock.ca w) 604-987-5311 (h) 604-980-2040
Event type
Admission
FREE
Start Date
End Date

86th Annual Toastmasters International Convention

When: August 23-26, 2017

Where: Vancouver Convention Centre • Vancouver, BC, Canada

Join us next August for the 2017 Toastmasters International Convention in Vancouver, Canada!

  • Registration begins in April 2017
  • If you would like to volunteer for the convention and join our Helping Hands program, submit a volunteer interest form, and you will be contacted in early 2017 with additional information.
  • If you are interested in being a presenter at the convention, view the requirements and submit your application before December 31, 2016.
  • Join the first ever post-convention cruise, traveling from Vancouver to Alaska on Celebrity Cruise Line.
  • If you have any questions, please email World Headquarters.

Hope to see you there!

Event type
Admission
TBA
Start Date
Meeting Length
Until 9:30pm

"Beyond Imagination:  Bigger, Bolder and Beyond"

Dates: Friday (late afternoon, March 29,
            Saturday (all day), March 30 to
            Sunday (mid-day), March 31, 2019

Location:  Pinnacle Hotel at the Pier, 138 Victory Ship Way, North Vancouver (near the Lonsdale Quay).  This location is easily accessible by transit (bus, SkyTrain-SeaBus, Canada-Line-SeaBus, to Lonsdale Quay with a short 1-block walk to the foot of Lonsdale.

Hotel Reservations:  Phone: 604 986 7437.  Toll Free Reservation: 1 877 986 7437.  Reservation email: info@pinnacleatthepier.com

Conference Registration: (sales end March 28)
1. Full-weekend conference:  $259.00 (includes all events and meals)
2. A-la-Carte conference tickets: 
   (a) Friday night: 4pm (registration opens), 6pm-10pm (banner parade, opening ceremonies, dinner, keynote speaker Steve Curtis) - $89.00
   (b) Saturday morning only: 9:30am-1:30 pm (candidates showcase, 2 education sessions, lunch with leadership/communication awards) - $89.00
   (c) Saturday all-day: 9:30am-10pm (candidates showcase, 2 education sessions, lunch with leadership/communication awards, International Speech Contest, dinner, keynote speaker Karen McGregor) - $189.00
   (d) Saturday evening only: 4:30pm-10:pm (International Speech Contest, dinner, keynote speaker Karen McGregor) - $99.00
   (e) Sunday morning:  9:00am-12:30 pm (education session, Evaluation Contest, closing ceremonies) - $59.00

ConferenceSchedulehttp://annualconference.d96toastmasters.ca/schedule.php

Event type
Admission
Various
Start Date
Meeting Length
Until 12:30 pm

"Beyond Imagination:  Bigger, Bolder and Beyond"

Dates: Friday (late afternoon, March 29,
            Saturday (all day), March 30 to
            Sunday (mid-day), March 31, 2019

Location:  Pinnacle Hotel at the Pier, 138 Victory Ship Way, North Vancouver (near the Lonsdale Quay).  This location is easily accessible by transit (bus, SkyTrain-SeaBus, Canada-Line-SeaBus, to Lonsdale Quay with a short 1-block walk to the foot of Lonsdale.

Hotel Reservations:  Phone: 604 986 7437.  Toll Free Reservation: 1 877 986 7437.  Reservation email: info@pinnacleatthepier.com

Conference Registration: (sales end March 28)
1. Full-weekend conference:  $259.00 (includes all events and meals)
2. A-la-Carte conference tickets: 
   (a) Friday night: 4pm (registration opens), 6pm-10pm (banner parade, opening ceremonies, dinner, keynote speaker Steve Curtis) - $89.00
   (b) Saturday morning only: 9:30am-1:30 pm (candidates showcase, 2 education sessions, lunch with leadership/communication awards) - $89.00
   (c) Saturday all-day: 9:30am-10pm (candidates showcase, 2 education sessions, lunch with leadership/communication awards, International Speech Contest, dinner, keynote speaker Karen McGregor) - $189.00
   (d) Saturday evening only: 4:30pm-10:pm (International Speech Contest, dinner, keynote speaker Karen McGregor) - $99.00
   (e) Sunday morning:  9:00am-12:30 pm (education session, Evaluation Contest, closing ceremonies) - $59.00

ConferenceSchedulehttp://annualconference.d96toastmasters.ca/schedule.php

Event type
Admission
Various
Start Date
Meeting Length
Until 8:00 pm

"Beyond Imagination:  Bigger, Bolder and Beyond"

Dates: Friday (late afternoon, March 29,
            Saturday (all day), March 30 to
            Sunday (mid-day), March 31, 2019

Location:  Pinnacle Hotel at the Pier, 138 Victory Ship Way, North Vancouver (near the Lonsdale Quay).  This location is easily accessible by transit (bus, SkyTrain-SeaBus, Canada-Line-SeaBus, to Lonsdale Quay with a short 1-block walk to the foot of Lonsdale.

Hotel Reservations:  Phone: 604 986 7437.  Toll Free Reservation: 1 877 986 7437.  Reservation email: info@pinnacleatthepier.com

Conference Registration: (sales end March 28)
1. Full-weekend conference:  $259.00 (includes all events and meals)
2. A-la-Carte conference tickets: 
   (a) Friday night: 4pm (registration opens), 6pm-10pm (banner parade, opening ceremonies, dinner, keynote speaker Steve Curtis) - $89.00
   (b) Saturday morning only: 9:30am-1:30 pm (candidates showcase, 2 education sessions, lunch with leadership/communication awards) - $89.00
   (c) Saturday all-day: 9:30am-10pm (candidates showcase, 2 education sessions, lunch with leadership/communication awards, International Speech Contest, dinner, keynote speaker Karen McGregor) - $189.00
   (d) Saturday evening only: 4:30pm-10:pm (International Speech Contest, dinner, keynote speaker Karen McGregor) - $99.00
   (e) Sunday morning:  9:00am-12:30 pm (education session, Evaluation Contest, closing ceremonies) - $59.00

ConferenceSchedulehttp://annualconference.d96toastmasters.ca/schedule.php

Event type
Admission
Various
Start Date

Rm 118, NLC Dawson Creek, BC

Briefings 1:30 PM

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
End Date

Join us at area 71 International Speech and Evaluation contests!

Registration and Briefing at 6 pm. The contest will start at 6:30 pm

 

 

 

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Event type
Admission
$3.00
Start Date
End Date

Come out to see the winners of the clubs in area 85 decide on a champion for the evaluation and international speech contests, mark your calendars and give us a visit. 

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date

Area 20 Director Kathleen Gorman will Chair this contest for Evaluators & International Speech Contestants (from Division B, District 96).

 

All members and guests welcome to cheer folks on and learn something new!

 

Volunteers welcome to assist (Toastmasters membership required for this, thank you).

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 hours (depending on contest requirements)

Area 21 Director James Cai will Chair this contest for Evaluators & International Speech Contestants (from Division B, District 96).

 

All members and guests welcome to cheer folks on and learn something new!

 

Volunteers welcome to assist (Toastmasters membership required for this, thank you).

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date

Area 23 Director Sophia Robinson will Chair this contest for Evaluators & International Speech Contestants (from Division B, District 96).

 

All members and guests welcome to cheer folks on and learn something new!

 

Volunteers welcome to assist (Toastmasters membership required for this, thank you).

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.5 hours

Come join us for Area B21 International Speech & Evaluation Contests!!

Date: Thurs, February 20, 2020

Venue:

Science & Technology Building (Building T), Room T530,
Langara College:
100 West 49th Avenue, Vancouver, BC

Start Time: 7:15pm

*Note: Briefing for contestants, judges, and volunteers will commence at 6:45pm sharp.

There are paid parking lots on campus, and free parking on local streets.

Building T is also close to the Langara–49th Avenue Skytrain Station on the Canada Line.

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.5 hours

Come join us for Area B22 International Speech & Evaluation Contests!!

Generously hosted by Night Vision Toastmasters Club.

1440 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC (Holy Trinity Anglican Church—just west of Hemlock)

6:30pm to 9:30pm

Please use the doors on 12th Ave next to the underground parking entrance. We usually meet in the Parish Hall (take the stairs or elevator to the second floor and follow the signs to our meeting room). If you arrive late and find the doors locked, please call the phone number posted on the NVTM sign on the door.

Access by public transit: Take a Granville bus to 12th Ave and walk one block east, or take a Broadway bus to Hemlock and walk 3 blocks south. Parking is available on local streets.

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 Hours
Come join us for the Area B23 International Speech and Evaluation Contests!!
 
Generously Hosted by the Walter Gage Toastmasters Club.
 
WHEN:
Wednesday, February 26th, 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
The contest starts after the conclusion of the contestant and chief judge briefing which will start at 6:30 pm.

LOCATION:
UBC, Buchanan Block B Building, Room 213
1866  Main Mall, Vancouver, BC 
(Turn Left at the top of the stairs form the front entrance, Look for Toastmasters Contest Signs to direct you to the room)
 
VOLUNTEERS:
We are still looking for volunteers to assist if anyone has these abailties.
A full Agenda is being prepared.
  • Photographers 
  • Calligraphers (If anyone has really pretty handwriting)
 
ACCESS BY PUBLIC TRANSIT: 
99 B Line bus from Broadway-Commercial Skytrain, 084, or 04 bus from Waterfront Centre, Vancouver.
 
PARKING:
See the map showing parking information and building location on UBC Campus, ample pay parking available.
There is limited free parking available between University BVLD and the Liu Institute along the east side of NW Marine Drive if you don’t mind a short walk.
Closest accessible pay parking is in the UBC Rose Parkade near the Chan Centre for Performing Arts.
Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
There are 3 contests to complete, ETA is 8:30-2pm

Come one, come all!

February 6th is Area 41's International Speech, Evaluation, and Table Topics Contest!

Guests are welcome! Friends and Family are welcome!

Registration and Networking starts at 8:30am

Contest begins promptly at 9am

If you are a contestant please complete the eligibility form and the interview form prior  to the contest and email to pam.muirtm@gmail.com

Speech Contestant Eligibility Form:
https://toastmasterscdn.azureedge.net/medias/dcd-items/1183-speaker-certification-eligibility-originality.pdf

Speech Contestant Profile:
https://toastmasterscdn.azureedge.net/medias/files/department-documents/speech-contests-documents/1189-speech-contestant-profile.pdf

If you are a judge please complete the eligibility form and email to pam.muirtm@gmail.com

Judging Eligibility Form:
https://toastmasterscdn.azureedge.net/medias/files/department-documents/speech-contests-documents/1170-judges-certification-of-eligiblity-and-code-of-ethics.pdf

Speech Contest Rulebook:
https://toastmasterscdn.azureedge.net/medias/files/department-documents/speech-contests-documents/1171-speech-contest-rulebook-2020-2021/toastmasters-1171-speech-contest-rulebook_final-2020-2021.pdf

Please note - the waiting room will be enabled for this event. If you are late, the contest chair will keep you in the waiting room until there is an appropriate break before letting you in. This is to ensure that speakers are not disrupted during the contest.

If you have any questions or would like to volunteer for a role during this event, please reach out to the contest chair, Pam Muir at pam.muirtm@gmail.com

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date

Come one, come all!

February 13th is Area 42's International Speech, Evaluation, and Table Topics Contest!

Guests are welcome! Friends and Family are welcome!

Registration and Networking starts at 8:30am

Contest begins promptly at 9am

If you are a contestant please complete the eligibility form and the interview form prior  to the contest and email to pam.muirtm@gmail.com

Speech Contestant Eligibility Form:
https://toastmasterscdn.azureedge.net/medias/dcd-items/1183-speaker-certification-eligibility-originality.pdf

Speech Contestant Profile:
https://toastmasterscdn.azureedge.net/medias/files/department-documents/speech-contests-documents/1189-speech-contestant-profile.pdf

If you are a judge please complete the eligibility form and email to pam.muirtm@gmail.com

Judging Eligibility Form:
https://toastmasterscdn.azureedge.net/medias/files/department-documents/speech-contests-documents/1170-judges-certification-of-eligiblity-and-code-of-ethics.pdf

Speech Contest Rulebook:
https://toastmasterscdn.azureedge.net/medias/files/department-documents/speech-contests-documents/1171-speech-contest-rulebook-2020-2021/toastmasters-1171-speech-contest-rulebook_final-2020-2021.pdf

Please note - the waiting room will be enabled for this event. If you are late, the contest chair will keep you in the waiting room until there is an appropriate break before letting you in. This is to ensure that speakers are not disrupted during the contest.

If you have any questions or would like to volunteer for a role during this event, please reach out to the contest chair, Pam Muir at pam.muirtm@gmail.com

Event type
Admission
free
Start Date

LOOKING FOR THE AREA 43 CONTEST INFORMATION?

THE DATE HAS CHANGED!

FOR LOGISTICAL PURPOSES DIVISION D HAS COMBINED AREA 42 & 43, AND WILL BE HOLDING THEIR CONTEST ON THE SAME DAY: SATURDAY FEB 13. 

PLEASE SEE THE EVENT LISTED ON FEBRUARY 13 FOR THE REGISTRATION!

Event type
Admission
free
Start Date

Come one, come all!

February 27th is Area 43's International Speech, Evaluation, and Table Topics Contest!

Guests are welcome! Friends and Family are welcome!

Registration and Networking starts at 8:30am

Contest begins promptly at 9am

If you are a contestant please complete the eligibility form and the interview form prior  to the contest and email to braith@telus.net

Speech Contestant Eligibility Form:
https://toastmasterscdn.azureedge.net/medias/dcd-items/1183-speaker-certification-eligibility-originality.pdf

Speech Contestant Profile:
https://toastmasterscdn.azureedge.net/medias/files/department-documents/speech-contests-documents/1189-speech-contestant-profile.pdf

If you are a judge please complete the eligibility form and email to braith@telus.net

Judging Eligibility Form:
https://toastmasterscdn.azureedge.net/medias/files/department-documents/speech-contests-documents/1170-judges-certification-of-eligiblity-and-code-of-ethics.pdf

Speech Contest Rulebook:
https://toastmasterscdn.azureedge.net/medias/files/department-documents/speech-contests-documents/1171-speech-contest-rulebook-2020-2021/toastmasters-1171-speech-contest-rulebook_final-2020-2021.pdf

Please note - the waiting room will be enabled for this event. If you are late, the contest chair will keep you in the waiting room until there is an appropriate break before letting you in. This is to ensure that speakers are not disrupted during the contest.

If you have any questions or would like to volunteer for a role during this event, please reach out to the contest chair, Warren Braithwaite at braith@telus.net

Event type
Admission
free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 hours

Area H69 - Speakerhub, Friendship and District Dialguers clubs speech conest

Evaluation Contest

International Speech Contest

Event type
Admission
TBD
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

AREA H69 CONTESTS: 
Table Topics Contest, International Speech Contest, and Evaluation Speech Contest 

Date: Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Time:  Gather 7:15 pm.  Contests:  7:30 pm – 9:30 pm (Pacific Time) 
   (Briefings at 6:30 pm and 7:00 pm) 

Area H69 showcases speakers of these Toastmasters clubs on the North Shore and Vancouver:  Advanced Speakers Club (ASK), Friendship Club, I Speak You Speak, Speakerhub Club

Join us for this free online event that is open to Toastmasters and the general public.  This is a great way to get inspired to join a Toastmasters club and to improve communication and leadership skills. 

REGISTER on EventBrite:  

JOIN HERE (revised)
Join Zoom Meeting 
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86788690717?pwd=QmdvVWFmcU5ZaXBUT2srUzhCc05WUT09

Meeting ID:  867 8869 0717
Passcode:  District96

Contest Officials of SAA, Counter, Timer, 'Test' Speaker, and Qualified Judges are needed.  Please contact Area H69 Director.

For further information, contact:  Area H69 Director, Lyle Craver  at lcraver@shaw.ca

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

AREA 72 CONTEST - DIVISION H, DISTRICT 96

 

Please note there are two contests:

1) Evaluation Contest

2) International Speech Contest

 

Date: Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Location:  145 Chadwick Court, Room CC280, North Vancouver, BC at Lonsdale Quay along walkway beside Coffee Bun, near Starbucks, between Lonsdale Quay SeaBus and Lonsdale Quay Market.

Time:  5:15 pm  Briefings.
           5:30 pm  Contest.

 

Clubs in Area H72:

6155  Quay Speakers Toastmasters Club

1394336  Harbourside Toastmasters

3193346  Advanced Leaders Lab (ALL)

3429039  Toast'teryx

 

Hosted by Quay Speakers Toastmasters Club. 
  Chief Judge: 
April Soon april.showers.soon@gmail.com
  Area 72 Director:  Gabriela Sava,  Phone: 604-818-9926  Email: gab_sava@yahoo.com

Event type
Admission
FREE
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

AREA H72 CONTESTS: 
Table Topics Contest, International Speech Contest, and Evaluation Speech Contest 

Date: Saturday, February 13, 2021

Time:  Gather 1:50 pm.  Contests:  2:00 pm – 4:30 pm (Pacific Time) 
    Briefings (separate times for Contestants and Judges) 

Area H72 showcases speakers of these Toastmasters clubs on the North Shore in North Vancouver:  Quay Speakers Toastmasters Club and Advanced Leaders Lab (ALL). 

Join us for this free online event that is open to Toastmasters and the general public.  This is a great way to get inspired to join a Toastmasters club and to improve communication and leadership skills. 

JOIN HERE
Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89428707032?pwd=ZzZMRDVKU3dOcnRaMXJrZzAvcndudz09

Meeting ID: 894 2870 7032
Passcode: District96

For further information, contact:  Area H72 Director, Georgina Harrison at geoharr@shaw.ca 

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 hours

Area J80 contests will be held at the BC Hydro Edmonds Auditorium (6pm-8pm) located at 6911 Southpoint  Drive, Burnaby, BC ground level.  Conveniently located steps away from the Edmonds Skytrain Station.

Attendees and guests are invited to arrive by 5:30pm to mingle.  Light refreshments and coffee will be provided.

The best speakers from Burnaby will be competing for a chance to represent District 96 at the Toastmasters International Speech Contest in Paris, France on August 5-8, 2020.

Free street parking located around the BC Hydro building.  Paid Impark underground parking is also available.

 

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 hours

Area J84 International Speech Contest with Tina Power, Area Director

Hosted by Golden Speakers Toastmasters

3605 Gilmore Way, Burnaby, BC V5G 4X5

7pm-9pm

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 hours

Area J85 International Speech Contest with Sherry Ernst, Area Director

Tommy Douglas Library, Burnaby Public Library

7311 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC  V5E 1G8

 

Time: 6:30 arrival.  Contestants and judges briefing at 6:15pm.

Parking: Free, some underground spots or on the surrounding streets.

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 hours

Area J86 International Speech Contest with Mauricio Barrios, Area Director.

Contestants and judges be there at 6pm to be briefed.

Location:  Fortinet, 4190 Still Creek Drive, Burnaby, BC V5C 6C6

Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm

 

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
90 minutes

Welcome to the 2021 Division J Area 86 Speech Contests.

Guests are welcome! Friends and Family are welcome!

Contestant Briefing starts at 6:30 pm

Contest begins promptly at 7:00 pm

1. Table Topics Contest

2. Evaluation Contest

3. International Speech Contest

 

Judges Wanted!

If you have any questions or would like to volunteer for a role during this event, please reach out to Tonya Scantlebury at tonya.scantlebury@gmail.com

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 hours

Area J87 International Speech Contest with Ryan Reed, Area Director

Spoken Word Toastmasters is hosting the J87 Area Contest.
https://spokenword.toastmastersclubs.org/


Location: Metropolis at Metrotown 4700 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC 
(Upper Level, Community Room near WINNERS/HOMESENSE and in front of PLENTY)
 
Time: 7:00 arrival.  Contestants and judges/timers/ballot counters briefing at 6:30pm.
Parking: Free

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date

It is that time of the year again: Spring 2018 Contest!

Come and enjoy the evening of Evaluation and International Speeches

by Area J87 Contestants. We also have a special guest that will definitely

make it all worth it for you to attend.

Date and Time: Thursday, April 10 - 6pm to 8:30pm

Venue: Tommy Douglas Library, 7311 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC

(https://cistm.weebly.com/time--location.html )

RSVP: https://goo.gl/forms/VajHZA7bM7XBDX9D2

Event type
Admission
$5
Start Date

The Area 90 International Speech and Evaluation Contests will be held at the Coquitlam Public Library (City Center Branch) on April 4, 2018 @ 6:00 PM.

Location: Room 136 & 137 (combined room)

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date

This is the International Speech, Evaluation and Table Topics Contest featuring clubs from Area M92

 

 

Please register on Eventbrite

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/area-m92district-96-toastmasters-contest-tickets-138858779347

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date

The Area 77 International Speech and Evaluation Contests will be held at the HSBC Speaking for Success Toastmasters Club on Tuesday April 10, 2018 @ 6:00 PM.

Where: 2910 Virtual Way, Vancouver. The location is about a 5-10 minute walk from Renfrew SkyTrain Station.

 

Time: Starts at 6pm, however please plan to be there by 5:45pm as everyone must register at security first to get access to the building.

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 hrs

Come and join us as guest, judge, or test speaker!

4548 Declarations Toastmasters Club

1529129 Headliners Toastmasters

2356080 Dunsmuir Power Presenters

3334989 Network Hub Toastmasters

6016172 Clever Toastmasters Action Bunch

 

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date

Thursday, February 27th at 6:00 PM, the Pacific Spirit Toastmasters Club will be hosting the S79 & S25 International Speech contests and the Evaluation contests. 4 separate contests in one venue.  Please come out and support the contestants from your area.  

The location is 250 W. Pender, Vancouver Community College -downtown campus... room 166.  The main and easiest entrance is located on the corner of Dunsmuir and Hamilton.

If you have any questions and concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me

Howard E. Reid

Area Director S79

Library.Square.Academy@gmail.com

Text or call: 604-500-4174

Event type
Admission
$0.00
Start Date

We are excited to host our very first International Speech and Evaluation club contest. Please come and cheer our new and young members competing against each other.

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 hrs
Event type
Admission
Free

District 21 - Stefano Cossalter - D21 International Speech Contest Champion 2020-2021

It is with great pleasure and sincere Congratulations, that we in District 96 salute one of our own Toastmasters, who also represents District 21 on his journey through this year's International Speech Contest. With his speech "The Frame That Makes the Picture", Stefano Cossalter competed and won 1st place. He has also gone on to win the Quarter Finals of the International Speech Contest for 2020, and NOW has been voted to participate in the SEMI-FINALS which will take place in August 2020.

Start Date
End Date

Keynote Lance Miller (further details to come soon).

Super Early Bird until Dec. 31, 2016 - $89,

Early Enough Special - $99,

Regular Price Starting Apr. 1st, 2017.

Event type
Admission
Various
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 Hours

Hello Division B and Distict 96,

Thursday, March 25th: The International Speech Contest starting at 7:00 pm. 
Judges and contestant briefings to be completed before the contest.
Completion of the contest approximately 8:30 pm

It is time to determine who will represent Division B at the District Level for the International Speech contest where we will determine who will go on to represent District 96 in the World Championship of Public Speaking.

I want to celebrate the members of your clubs for your achievements, for challenging your members to compete, and in presenting your stories. 

As we are completing three contests this year we will be splitting our Division B Contest into two contests with the International Speech Contest being completed in one, and the Evaluation and Table Topics Contests being completed separately.

WHERE: in The ZoomSpace
Parking: Not required, come as you are, from where you are

EVENTBRITE LINK: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/division-b-international-speech-contest-tickets-143779152315

We have a full list of volunteers for this contest, thank you all for the assistance


Email Ray Miller (Div.B@d96toastmasters.ca), Division B Director with any questions

 

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 hours

In order to participate, you must register as an attendee in Eventbrite.  BC Hydro Edmonds security will be controlling public access to the building.  Click the Eventbrite link below to register.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/division-j-toastmasters-international-speech-and-evaluation-contest-tickets-96381753419?aff=utm_source%3Deb_email%26utm_medium%3Demail%26utm_campaign%3Dnew_event_email&utm_term=eventurl_text

 

The best speakers from Burnaby will be competing for a chance to represent District 96 at the Toastmasters International Speech Contest in Paris, France.

Conveniently located steps away from the Edmonds Skytrain Station.  Free street parking located around the BC Hydro building.  Paid Impark underground parking is also available.

Light refreshments and snacks will be provided.

 

Location: BC Hydro Edmonds Auditorium

6911 Southpoint  Drive, Burnaby, BC, V3N 4X8

 

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm.  Contestants and judges/timers/ballot counters briefing at 6:30pm.

 

Note: BC Hydro will ask visitors to sign-in.  If you have cold/flu symptoms we kindly ask you to please stay home.

For recommendations on protecting yourself and your community, visit:

http://www.bccdc.ca/health-info/diseases-conditions/coronavirus-(novel)

 

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 hours (approximate, due to contest)

We're excited to announce the Division B-for-Beautiful Contest will be held at Holy Trinity Church in the 2nd floor space. The contest will commence at 7pm SHARP and run for 2 hours. 

All support & set-up folks will arrive by 6:15pm

All Contestants in the Evaluation and International Speech Contests will need to have arrived and be ready to be briefed no later than 6:25pm - thank you!

All Toastmasters and their guests are welcome to come - a night of seeing courage, hearing amazing messages, and encouraging the VERY best in one another. 

That's just how we roll - and we look forward to sharing this special experience with you!

 

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date

You've heard them at the club level, you've heard them at the area level...

It's time for Division D's International Speech, Evaluation, and Table Topics Contest!

Who will be chosen to represent Division D at the District Level????? Oh, the suspense!!!!

Come find out on March 13, 2021!

Guests are welcome! Friends and Family are welcome!

Registration and Networking starts at 8:30am

Contest begins promptly at 9am

If you are a contestant please complete the eligibility form and the interview form prior  to the contest and email to braith@telus.net

Speech Contestant Eligibility Form:
https://toastmasterscdn.azureedge.net/medias/dcd-items/1183-speaker-certification-eligibility-originality.pdf

Speech Contestant Profile:
https://toastmasterscdn.azureedge.net/medias/files/department-documents/speech-contests-documents/1189-speech-contestant-profile.pdf

If you are a judge please complete the eligibility form and email to braith@telus.net

Judging Eligibility Form:
https://toastmasterscdn.azureedge.net/medias/files/department-documents/speech-contests-documents/1170-judges-certification-of-eligiblity-and-code-of-ethics.pdf

Speech Contest Rulebook:
https://toastmasterscdn.azureedge.net/medias/files/department-documents/speech-contests-documents/1171-speech-contest-rulebook-2020-2021/toastmasters-1171-speech-contest-rulebook_final-2020-2021.pdf

Please note - the waiting room will be enabled for this event. If you are late, the contest chair will keep you in the waiting room until there is an appropriate break before letting you in. This is to ensure that speakers are not disrupted during the contest.

If you have any questions or would like to volunteer for a role during this event, please reach out to the contest chair, Warren Braithwaite, at braith@telus.net. Alternatively you can also reach out to Pam Muir Area 41 Director at pam.muirtm@gmail.com

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Admission
free
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Contest will begin at 1 pm, at Arc'teryx HQ, 2220 dollarton highway, North Vancouver.

 

 

 

 

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Admission
FREE
Start Date
End Date

Contest will begin at 1 pm, at Arc'teryx HQ, 2220 dollarton highway, North Vancouver.

 

 

 

 

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Admission
FREE
Start Date
Meeting Length
150 minutes

You've heard them at the club level, you've heard them at the area level...

It's time for the

Division H's International Speech, Evaluation, and Table Topics Contest!

Who will be chosen to represent Division H at the District Level? 

Come find out on March 20th, 2021!

Guests are welcome! Friends and Family are welcome... the more the merrier! 

Registration and Networking starts at 1:30 pm

The contest begins promptly at 2:00 pm

Please note --- the waiting room will be enabled for this event. If you are late, the contest chair will keep you in the waiting room until there is an appropriate break before letting you in. This is to ensure that speakers are not disrupted during the contest.

If you have any questions or would like to volunteer for a role during this event, please reach out to the Division H Director, Dai Manuel at daimanuel@daimanuel.com


For Contestants:

If you are a contestant please complete the eligibility form and the interview form prior to the contest and email them to daimanuel@daimanuel.com 

To help, here are the links to the various forms:

Speech Contestant Eligibility Form

Speech Contestant Profile form 

For Judges:

If you are a judge please complete the eligibility form and email to daimanuel@daimanuel.com

Judging Eligibility Form

Speech Contest Rulebook

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Admission
FREE
Start Date
End Date

Thursday April 20th, 2017   7:00 - 9:00 pm

Douglas College Rm N2203

700 Royal Ave

New Westminster, B.C.

For the contest I am seeking a test speaker for the Evaluation Contest.

 

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Admission
Free
Start Date

Come cheer on the competitors at Division M Speech & Evaluation Contests.

Conveniently located across the street from Lincoln Skytrain Station. 

Free parking

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Admission
Free
Start Date

Division N International Speech and Evaluation Contests

April 23, 2018   6:00 - 9:30 pm

Debriefing at 6:00 pm

Contest starts at 6:30 pm

745 Thurlow Street, Vancouver

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Admission
Free
Start Date

Join us for the Division T Evaluation and International Speech Contest!

Date: Saturday April 21, 2018

Time: Contestant and Contest Officials Briefing at 1:00 pm; Contest at 1:30 pm

Place: Holy Trinity Anglican Church,1440 W12 Ave, Vancouver , BC

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date

As we continue to monitor the situation with the Coronavirus disease (COVID-10) pandemic, District 96 sent a communication on the district events. Districts events are no longer permitted in person from now right through to at least June 2, 2020 to prevent the further spread of this global outbreak. 

Generously hosted by City of Vancouver and Zoom

 

DateMarch 16, 2020

  • Division S contest can have all the contestants, judges, ballot counters and test speaker in person but no audience 
  • The audience will join on zoom https://zoom.us/j/556984192
  • We understand that the judges will not be fully anonymous however extra ordinary events require extra ordinary measures. 
  • If you have a role in tomorrow’s contest and no longer able to join in person, please let me know asap. 
  • We will do our best to accommodate the roles online. i.e. the contestants can do their speeches online. 

 

Time:  Arrive 5:15 – 5:30 pm Contestants need to be escorted to the meeting room. We will meet you at the lobby.   Contest begins at 6:00 pm.

 

Location updateCity of Vancouver Engineering Building, 507 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC (located at Cambie and West Broadway over Wholefoods, London Drugs)

Due to COVID19 scare, I am setting up a zoom meeting. We will have all the contestants, judges, ballot counters and timers in the room. Please join us through zoom if you feel under the weather or want to isolate yourself

Zoom info: https://zoom.us/j/556984192

Meeting ID: 556 984 192

+16475580588,,556984192# Canada

Directions:  Enter through the front door, relax & wait. We will come and meet you.

Agenda

5:30 Reception (meet & greet everyone with a contest role)

5:40 Briefing of Contestants (draw for speaking order)

        Briefing of Judges, Timers, Ballot Counters

6:00 Call to Order

6:01 Opening remarks & Introduction of Chair (2 mins)

6:03 Division S Evaluation Contest (5 min)

  • Test Speaker (5-7 mins) – be surprised

Contestants (listed alphabetically, NOT in the order of their evaluations):

  • Kenneth Batty
  • Paiman Parmaei
  • Ron Lee

6:11 Contestants leave to prepare their evaluation (5 mins)

6:12 Interview with Test Speaker (3 mins)

6:16 Introduction of the contestants and their evaluations (20 mins)

Judges have 1 minute (of silence) to mark their ballots after each speech (5 mins)

6:33 Chief Judge collects ballots and Time Record sheet (1 min)

6:30 Ballot counters count ballots with the chief judge (5 mins)

6:35 Interview with contestants (5 mins) 

10 min Break

6:45pm Call to Order SAA

6:50pm Division S International Speech Contest (40 min)

Contestants (listed alphabetically, this order is NOT the speaking order):

  • Bibigul Amirova
  • Brenda Benham
  • Mohamad Kermany
  • Soheil Gorji

Judges have 1 minute to mark their ballots after each evaluation (4 mins)

7:27 Chief Judge collects ballots and Time Record sheet (1 min)

7:28 Ballot counters count ballots with the chief judge (5 mins)

7:33 Interview with contestants (4 mins)

7:40 District Conference- Kevin P

7:50 Certificate Ceremony and Announcement of Winners (10 mins)

8:00 Closing Remarks 

Division S Director: Chadash Sungur chsungur@gmail.com

Volunteers: 

We are looking for additional eligible volunteers to fill some of the roles for the meeting if available. 

A full agenda is being prepared. 

  • Judges 
  • Timers
  • Ballot Counters
  • Sergeant-At Arms
  • Photographers 
  • Calligraphers 

This event is free and open to the general public.  It is a great way to inspire people to join a Toastmasters club to improve their communication and leadership skills.

 

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Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
3 hours

Dragon's Den hosted by Just Pros Toastmasters is here! Come and experience the event that has helped many District Champions win their speech competition titles.

We invite Toastmasters from District 96 AND District 21 moving on to their next level of the International Speech Competition (whether it is the Area, Division or even District) to rehearse their contest speech on the big beautiful stage at JIBC in New Westminster. Speakers will receive feedback from Just Pros Dragons.

Who: Toastmasters moving on to their next level of competition, and their cheerleaders/supporters.
What: Rehearse their contest speech on the JIBC Theatre stage.
Why: Feedback helps improve our speaking skills. The Dragon's Den event is a great tool to help speakers do so. Speakers will have the opportunity to do their speeches in front of a larger audience on a big stage.

Please e-mail Vivien (contact information below) with a) Name, b) Club, and c) next level of competition, to apply. Applications will close at 9:00 p.m. sharp on Wednesday February 13, 2019. Speakers will then be determined by a random draw and notified to speak at the Dragon's Den event.

PLEASE NOTE: Speech participants are exempt from the $5 admission.

 

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$5
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Spoken Word Toastmasters club International Speech and Evaluation Contest will be held from 7 to 9pm on Mar 22, 2018.

Location: Metropolis at Metrotown (4700 Kingsway) Community Room - 2nd Floor near Old Navy (besides washrooms)

Please join us and learn from the seasoned speakers and evaluators!

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
End Date

Just Pros Dragon's Den is back! We invite Toastmasters from District 96 AND District 21 moving on to their next level of competition (whether it is the Area, Division or even District) to rehearse their contest speech on the big beautiful stage at JIBC in New Westminster. Speakers will receive feedback from Just Pros Dragons

Who: Toastmasters moving on to their next level of competition, and their cheerleaders and supporters.
What: Rehearse their contest speech on the JIBC Theatre stage.
Why: Hands down, feedback helps us with our speaking skills and improve. The Dragon's Den event is a great stepping point to help speakers get feedback and add to their toolbox of speaking skills. Speakers will have the opportunity to do their speeches in front of a larger audience on a big stage.

Please e-mail Vivien (contact information below) with a) Name, b) Club, and c) next level of competition, to apply. Applications will close at 8:00 a.m. sharp on March 30, 2017. Speakers will then be determined by a random draw and notified to speak at the Dragon's Den event.

Event type
Admission
$5
Start Date
End Date

Spoken-Word-Toastmasters-Contest-Mar-23-2017

Spoken Word Toastmasters - International Speech and Evaluation Contest 
Mar. 23, 2017 at 6:30-8:30 PM
Metrotown Community Room 2F (near Old Navy)

Check out our Meetup page for more info.

Event type
Admission
Free