Your Elevator Pitch

Learning to pitch an idea in a succinct manner to a broad variety of audience and audience sizes is a crucial component of academic or corporate life. This workshop will teach workshop participants’ the skills required to create create pitches for academic and commercial ideas, concepts, or products.

‘Your Elevator Pitch’ is suitable for postgraduate candidates/students and academics presenting posters at conferences, as well as those pitching ideas to individuals or groups in the corporate, and government sectors.

Workshop content summary:

  • What is a pitch?
  • Why pitch?
  • How to structure a pitch
  • How to adapt a pitch to different audiences
  • Create your own evidence-based pitch

Learning Objectives:
This workshop develops

  • Critical thinking skills
  • Speaking skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Knowledge of ethics and integrity principles