Rhetoric is the art of influence, friendship and eloquence – Jay Heinrichs
In the context of turbulent political events, the 21st UK Speechwriters’ Guild/European Speechwriter Network Leadership & Communication conference will be held at TSH in The Hague.
We’ll be in a beautiful modern facility with a campus feel. Accommodation is available on site.
Our conferences are open to people who write speeches in their organisations.
This workshop is for public figures in search of an edge.
Nietzsche said, ‘Be who you are’. This workshop shows you how.
What is the Mastery weekend?
The Mastery of Self-Expression is an intensive three-day personal development workshop that traditionally takes place over a weekend.
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How does speechwriting differ from other kinds of writing?
The Essentials of Speechwriting is an enjoyable, hands-on workshop covering the core skills of the craft.
This conference has been postponed until 14-16 April 2021. We have rebooked with Emmanuel College.
You’re invited to the 20th European Speechwriter Network Conference.
This conference is for anyone wanting to learn from leading lights in the world of speechwriting.
And for people eager to share their experience with their peers.
Corporate, Government and financial cultures need imagination to communicate.
Since 2009, the following speakers have addressed the European Speechwriter Network and UK Speechwriters’ Guild conferences and events.
Many of the contributions have been recorded as podcasts, which are available for download here.
1st Conference, Arts University, Bournemouth, September 2009
Tobias Ellwood MP, Dr Max Atkinson (former speechwriter to Paddy Ashdown), Dr Johann Siebers (University of Central Lancashire), Martin Shovel and Martha Leyton (Creativity Works), Dr Susan Jones (UK Government speechwriter), Phil Collins (former speechwriter to Tony Blair), Phillip Khan-Panni, (former Toastmasters International Finalist)