Conference (includes Friday lunch and dinner, and Saturday lunch). Lodging is optional and extra (please see recommendations on the right). Breakfast is included in your room charge for those staying at The Prince Center and at the Comfort Inn.
$100 Scholarship available for all alumni of past Speak Ups. Contact Bonnie.
There are a limited number of $100 scholarships available for the conference. If you need financial assistance to attend, please email Bonnie to request this help.
In addition to the keynote sessions, there will be six one-hour breakout sessions, offering a minimum of six different topics participants can select. Feel free to choose outside of your chosen track.
Speaker Track – 1st time attendee recommendations
Breakout Session 1 Speaking 101
Breakout Session 2 Teaching the Bible with Clarity & Confidence
Breakout Session 3 Making your Speeches Come Alive
Breakout Session 4 Outlining with Pizzazz!
Breakout Session 5 Preparing Your Personal Testimony
Breakout Session 6 Aim for Results
Please select one elective from each of the six break-out sessions below. Your selections will help us to determine the size of room needed for each session.
Thursday Afternoon Pre-Conference Optional Workshops (Appointments available from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.)
Please select from the drop downs below when you register:
$150 – Video Interview with Carol Kent (.pdf file)
$75 – Fiction Mentoring Clinic (4 hour) (.pdf file) — FULL
$75 – Non-fiction Book Proposal Clinic (4 hour)
$35 – 5 minute speaking opportunity with one-to-one critique (15 minute time slot). Guidelines (.pdf file).
$75 – 15 minute speaking opportunity with one-to-one critique (30 minute time slot). Guidelines (.pdf file).
Thursday lunch: Baked Potato Bar — $10.
Thursday light dinner buffet: Taste of Italy — $15.