Short course on “Communication Skills Development”

Publication date: 18-04-2015 00:09

Organization – SPI – Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação

Trainers: Carla Afonso and Marisa Rodrigues

  • Importance of personal communication in research
  • How to make a presentation: persuade and motivate the audience
  • How to establish connections with the audience
  • Coherence between verbal and non-verbal language
  • Optimization of personal resources: the impact of the speech, movements, visual contact, body language, voice, etc.
  • How to manage fear and anxiety
  • The importance of having a plan B
  • Planning the sessions in an inteligent way: introduction,developments and conclusions; topic, objectives and target public; place and resources; leaflets
  • How to manage the audience questions