Presentation Zen: Developing your story – Garr Reynolds
Friday 25 October
11:45 – 13:00
Venue: Large Lecture Theatre, Sherrington Building, South Parks Road
Garr Reynolds, an internationally acclaimed design and presentations expert, returns to Oxford to give another lecture here at Oxford. His approach challenges the conventional wisdom of making slide presentations and encourages you to think differently and more creatively about the preparation, design, and delivery of your presentations. Garr will share lessons and perspectives that will help you make remarkable presentations that are simpler, more visual, and far more compelling, engaging, and memorable.
Garr is currently Associate Professor of Management at Kansai Gaidai University where he teaches Marketing, Global Marketing and Multimedia Presentation Design. He is probably best known for his book ‘Presentation Zen’. Presentation Zen challenges the conventional wisdom of making “slide presentations” in today’s world and encourages you to think differently and more creatively about the preparation, design, and delivery of your presentations. Garr draws upon practical advice from the fields of communication and business, combining solid principles of design with the tenets of Zen simplicity. This session will help you along the path to simpler, more effective presentation and designs.