Sizzle & Substance

Discover how to transition your speech from expert-centered to a participant-centered model. When content is presented in brain-friendly ways, listeners become participants, increase their retention and spread contagious enthusiasm. Learn how to design your presentation that aligns with how the brain naturally learns to hit a home run with your audience every time. Discover why telling doesn’t equal learning. Thinking, doing, and participating reign!

About Sarah Michel CSP

Sarah Michel is an ‘Experience Architect’ who has been working in the meetings industry for over 17 years to create dynamic audience experiences. Her vast knowledge of next-generation learning and facilitation skills help her design dynamic educational sessions that guarantee more participation, opportunities for networking and peer-to-peer learning to make content sticky. She is Vice President of Professional Connexity for Velvet Chainsaw Consulting where her team focuses on conference redesign and attendee experiences for global meeting clients. As a CSP, she has keynoted for audiences around the world and author of Perfecting Connecting, A Guide to Mastering Networking in the Workplace and the e-book, Conference Connexity.