Learn how to effectively communicate about your research and scholarship with conviction, confidence, and clarity. Through a series of engaging and interactive exercises, you’ll learn best practices, tips, and techniques that strong speakers use to feel comfortable addressing diverse audiences and delivering successful presentations. Discover how to shape your message, capture your audiences’ attention, and command the room. Find out how to improve your vocal expressiveness, master your body language, use captivating visuals, and develop a strong presence—even when presenting virtually. The session will be led by Kristin Boeke-Greven, an award-winning executive speechwriter and presentation coach based in Chicago. It is offered by the Academic Communicators Network.