04 Mar 2020
10:00 - 13:00
Academic and Researcher Development: Chairing Sessions & Seminars
Simon Building, Room 3.40, The University of Manchester
This half day workshop will explore ways to chair meetings, seminars and presentations effectively.
The training will cover the following areas:
- How to prepare for chairing
- Using a structured decision making approach to ensure that actions result from meetings
- Exploring ways to deal with difficult situations ranging from levels of participation, interruptions and keeping to time
- Introducing speakers
- How to wrap up a session
- Dealing with questions and answer sessions
University of Manchester staff can book onto this course by logging into the Training Catalogue.