IEEE UPI Student Branch Held Public Speaking Training

By: Yuyun Rohayati on 24 Aug 2021

Department of Education and Development Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) UPI Student Branch, held the first Public Speaking Training on Saturday (30/7/2021). This activity started from 08.00 to 11.30 AM virtually through the Zoom Cloud Meetings platform.

The Public Speaking Training event theme was "How To Speak with Quality and Confidently to be a Good Speaker". It is hoped that the event could help students to do interesting and smooth public speaking. The event was officially opened by the Vice Dean for Student Affairs, Faculty of Technology and Vocational Education, Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia (FPTK UPI), Dr Ana, M. Pd. and was also attended by Iwan Kustiawan, S.Pd., M.T., PhD, as IEEE Education Society Indonesia Chairman and Ir. Hj. Arjuni Budi Pantjawati, M. T. as Counsellor of IEEE UPI Student Branch who also gave a speech at the opening. The event was attended by 190 participants.

Through the event, it is hoped that the participants could build their confidence in doing public speaking. The training discussed the fundamentals or basic things that must be learned to do Public Speaking at the first meeting.

The speaker at this activity was Ade Rifki, a student from the Department of Office Management, Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia. Ade Rifki has many achievements, one of which is as an outstanding student at the Faculty of Business Economics, Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia (FPEB UPI) in 2021. The first training went very well. The speaker presented the material in a very interesting and informative manner, as well as providing a lot of insight into Public Speaking so that the participants who attended were very enthusiastic in following the course of the activity. This Public Speaking Training activity will continue until the last session (3rd session) on Saturday (3/11/21).