The International Doctoral School and the Innovative Education Research Center jointly offer a two-day workshop on presentation skills for doctoral students and postdocs. The main objective of this event is to familiarize the participants with all important aspects of the preparation and performance of presentations. The first part therefore focuses on aspects such as the methods utilized for presentations, tricks and techniques that make a presentation more effective, the social skills and appearance of the presenter during the performance, etc.

In the second part of the workshop, participants will be asked to create their own presentation and hold it in front of the group for the sake of identifying common mistakes using concrete examples. In addition, the instructor will introduce ways and means for a flawless presentation and show how common mistakes can be avoided right from the start.

The workshop aims to provide the knowledge and skills necessary for proper preparation and flawless performance of a presentation. As an outcome, participants will be able to create presentations for different purposes and successfully hold them in front of diverse audiences.

Dates and Times: 

  • Saturday, November 30, 2019; 10:00-15:00
  • Saturday, December 7, 2019; 10:00-15:00

Venue: Ilia State University, F-Building, Meeting Room F-303 (Cholokashvili Ave. 3/5, 0162 Tbilisi)

Instructor: Prof. Ekaterine Shaverdashvili

Language of Instruction: Georgian

Number of Participants: 15

Registration: Registration is required and the principle of priority applies. The registration deadline is November 28, 2019, 18:00. For registration please use the registration online form: