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Seven Tips for Technical Presenters by Norman Daoust

  • 25 Oct 2016
  • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Constant Contact, Reservoir Place - 1601 Trapelo Road, Waltham, MA 02451

IEEE Boston Consultants Network September Meeting

  • When     25 October 2016, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Location   Constant Contact, 1601 Trapelo Road, Great Room South, First Floor,  Waltham, MA 02451

Seven Tips for Technical Presenters    by Norman Daoust
(co-sponsored with Women in Engineering)

What percentage of presentations by technical presenters that you have attended can you say you really enjoyed? Technical presenters are typically extremely knowledgeable in their field, but all too frequently do not have good presentation skills. This presentation provides you with seven tips for technical presentations that will easily improve their quality and improve your audience’s enjoyment. Just by following these simple tips, you will improve your next presentation. And, if you practice these tips, you can become a good technical presenter!

Attendees will learn:
•    Tips to make your technical presentations stand out from the rest of the pack
•    Typical blunders that you can easily avoid

Norman Daoust founded his consulting company Daoust Associates,, in 2001. His clients have included the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Canadian Institute for Health Information, the Veterans Health Administration, a Fortune 500 software company, and several healthcare provider organizations. In his consulting practice Norman specializes in helping organizations with their data management challenges using analysis and data modeling. He was one of the contributor to the healthcare industry standard data model, the HL7 Reference Information Model.

He serves on the Board of Directors of the New England Chapter of the Data Managements Association and has given more than forty presentations at local, regional and national conferences including the DAMA Symposium and Wilshire Meta-Data Conference and the Data Modeling Zone.

Norman is an engaging speaker who enjoys making complex topics easy and enjoyable.

PLEASE NOTE: The meeting is open to the public. No charge for Consultants Network members or employees of Constant Contact; $5 entrance fee for all others. Casual dress.   Registration (no registration required)   

 The Consultants Network meeting starts at 6:30 PM.  The meeting will take place at Constant Contact, Reservoir Place - 1601 Trapelo Road, Waltham, MA 02451, in the Great Room on the First Floor.  A no-host, PRE-MEETING DINNER will take place at 5:15 PM (sharp) at Bertucci’s, 475 Winter Street, Waltham, MA 02451 (exit 27B, Rte 128).

  Driving Directions

Follow I-95/route 128 to Trapelo Rd in North Waltham, Waltham. Take exit 28 from I-95/route 128. (

Consultants Network meetings generally take place on the fourth Tuesday of each month, but are not held during the summer months. Check the Consultants Network website for meeting details and last-minute information.

For more information, e-mail or chairman@boston-com