Emcee: Janet Alkema

Janet Alkema MC for Growing Stage on Sunday 2nd May About Janet Alkema Janet Alkema, DTM, has been a member of Farnham Speakers since 2012 and a charter member of Godalming Speakers since 2018. She has served two terms as Area 14 Director, was Division A Director in 2018 and now serves as Chair of the […]

Emcee: Andy Blake

Andy Blake MC for Learning Stage on Sunday 2nd May About Andy Blake Andy is a founding member of PMI (Project Management Institute) UK TM club in London. PMI is a global non-profit organization, formed to develop the Project, and Programme Management skills of its members. Andy has held club committee roles such as President […]

Emcee: Gagan Singh

Gagan Singh MC for Main Stage on Sunday 2nd May About Gagan Singh Gagan Singh is an entrepreneur coach.  He is currently coaching passionate visionaries to start their own businesses. When not coaching he’s making YouTube videos on Leadership, or training for his Ironman triathlon.

Emcee: Kavita Dulai

Kavita Dulai MC for Inspiring Stage on Saturday 1st May About Kavita Dulai Kavita is passionate about sales, clear communication, and storytelling.  Sales are the oldest profession around and she believes everyone can and does sell.  Unfortunately, sales sometimes have bad connotations. Her mission in life is to destroy some of that negativity around sales.  […]

Emcee: Andy Hessey

Andy Hessey MC for Growing Stage on Saturday 1st May About Andy Hessey Andy is a man who wears many hats, all of which are worn at a jaunty angle. A Toastmaster of 5 years, he is part of two clubs, Berkhamsted Speakers in Hertfordshire and Pegasus Speakers Advanced Club in Milton Keynes.  He is also […]

Emcee: Monika Swiderska

Monika Swiderska MC for Learning Stage on Saturday 1st May About Monika Swiderska Monika is a Geospatial Data Scientist and a self-proclaimed geek. She joined Toastmasters in April 2014, volunteered by her boyfriend who dragged her to a meeting claiming that better communication skills is what she needed. He wasn’t wrong. Since that day, she […]

Emcee: Lynne Cantor

Lynne Cantor MC for Main Stage on Saturday 1st May About Lynne Cantor ‘You’ll love it’ said a friend, as she was taken to her first Toastmasters meeting. She wasn’t wrong. Lynne soon enrolled onto the committee and her Toastmasters’ journey began – club President, Area director, District winner, DTM achiever and so much more.  […]

Emcee: Sonia Araujo

Sonia Araujo MC for opening ceremonies and pre-conference soirees About Sonia Araujo Sonia joined Toastmasters at London Cardinals in 2013. Over the years, she served as VPM, VPE and President. She also served as Pathways Ambassador after a short stint in California during the Pathways pilot. She is currently a member of Excalibur Speakers in […]

Entertainer Announcement: Dr Dimple Devadas

Dr Dimple Devadas Design your own Wellness in just 15 minutes INSPIRING STAGESAT 01 MAY, 14:00 – 14:15 Surfing the health impact wave of the pandemic, Dimple will take you on a personal design experience – a healthy trip (with no drugs involved) that will help you create your own prescription for wellness. This gentle […]

Entertainer Announcement: Anja Sims

Anja Sims Movement session – “Gesture like you mean it!” GROWING STAGESAT 01 MAY, 14:00 – 14:15 Do you talk with your hands or are you less sure about what to do with your hands when speaking?  After a fully-packed morning at the conference it is time to get you moving again.  Come along to […]