Thursday, April 18, 2013

Singapore Polytechnic Toastmasters Club 96th Chapter Meeting

A warm welcome to invite our guests and fellow toastmasters to join our chapter meeting. Tonight's theme is Fools or Genius.

There is no true fools or true genius in our life. Every life experience are our learning lessons. Embrace the learning and you will find wisdom.

We welcome you to join us in this chapter to find out how people look at Fools or Genius.

Date: 17 April 2013
Time: 7pm - 10pm
Venue: 500, Dover Road, Singapore Poly
InnoVillage, Level 3 Conference Room, S(139651)
Dress Code: Smart Casual

Congratulations to Roger Sng. He had won our table topics for this April Meeting.

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Result of Area International Speech and Table Topics Contest 2013

An overall experience at Area Contest given by Winson, who has won 2nd Runner-up with his speech. Congrats to Winson once again, you have done our club proud :)

"6th April 13, at the east side of Singapore, one of the most exciting contest took place in the auditorium of Tampines Changkat CC. Around 2 p.m., the contest started with 3 contestant from S2 take on each other. About 20 min later, the S3 contest started and the audiences were sitting on the edge of their seats after listening to several fantastic speeches. The representative from our club, Gao Zheng Kun, the 3rd contestant, shared about the Dream or Day Dream with the audiences and keeps the audience dreaming. Winson, the 6th contestant shared about the Humpty Dumpty and his fall shocked the audiences.

In the end, only 3 contestants walk away winning a trophy each.

Michael Wee (DTM) from Tampines Changkat Advance was the Champion with his speech - The pursuit of happiness.

Darren Tay (DTM) from Punggol was the 1st Runner up with his speech - The most important person in my life.

Winson Lim (DTM) from Singapore Polytechnic was the 2nd Runner-up with his speech - Humpty Dumpty sits on the wall.

After the refreshment, during the table topics contest, S2 started the contest with the topic "I" which allows the 3 contestants to showcase their speaking skill. S3 table topic was "I am done with my past but my past has not done with me". Once again, 8 contestant from the various club display their presentation skills with Roger Sng, 2nd speaker representing the club and Winson, the 7th speaker.

In the end, once again, 3 contestants walk away winning a trophy each.

Darren Tay (DTM) from Punggol was the champion.

Michael Wee DTM) from Tampines Changkat Advance was the 1st Runner up.

Thiru Naidu from Punggol took home the 2nd Runner up.

Several members of our club are there to cheer on our representative and with their support, our representative put up a tough fight, we may not have brought the champion back to the club this time but we will be able to do so in the near future.

In another 4 months or so, SPTMC will be having our Humorous Speech & Speech Evaluation Contest. The only requirement for this contest is for members to be in good standing. So if you wish to take part in this contest, start drafting your speech today and pay your dues on time.

We will be there when you represent SPTMC in the Area S3 contest."

International Speech and Table Topics Contest 2013

After weeks of preparation, the moment had finally arrived. Singapore Polytechnic Toastmasters Club has conducted our International Speech & Table Topics Contest 2013 within the Singapore Polytechnic Campus on 26 Feb 2013, 7 p.m.

This may be the first time we had such a big crowd in the history of SPTMC contest history but this records will be broken again as our members had invested tremendous effort to draft their speeches and making this contest once again a success!

Below are some of the moments of the event.

Club Contest Venue in 2013.

Contest Chair, Poon Yoke Lin.

Our Speech Warriors of SPTMC.

Our Attractive Prizes to be Won!

A group of dedicated appointment holders.

Chief Judge.

Edwin Por received International Speech 2nd Runner up Trophy.

Gao ZhengKun received International Speech 1st Runner up Trophy.

Winson Lim received International Speech Champion Trophy.

Edwin Por received Table Topics 2nd Runner up Trophy.

Winson Lim received Table Topics 1st Runner up Trophy.

Ang Swee Tiong received Table Topics Champion Trophy.

Area S3 Governor Kelvin Sum

Club President Swee Tiong gives closing speech address.