Tips for delivering an amazing technical presentation

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We've all been here before. You're at a conference and a developer takes the stage to talk about how their product it going to change the world. Fast forward an hour and your neighbor shakes you awake because the presentation has ended. You fell asleep and missed the whole thing! Now maybe you didn't have enough coffee, but my guess is that the speaker didn't do enough to keep you engaged.


In this video, David Chappell will share his tips on how to deliver an amazing technical presentation. From the content within your presentation to the style you use to deliver it, we will talk about how you can be successful. The ability to give an amazing technical talk is one thing that separates good developers from GREAT developers.


[1:10]-Goals of a technical presentation

[2:30]-Conveying content

[6:15]-The curse of knowledge

[8:21]-Who to talk to during your presentation

[10:15]-Content vs. style

[13:30]-Overcoming your nerves

[15:05]-David's number 1 tip for presenting.


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