Asia Professional Speakers Convention
Asia's Largest Conference for Professional Speakers
11-12 May 2018
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Singapore
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20+ speakers
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ASIA CSP SUMMIT
ASIA’S FIRST EVENT FOR CERTIFIED SPEAKING PROFESSIONALS. NOW FOR THE SECOND YEAR.
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About the APS Convention

The Asia Professional Speakers Convention is the premier event for professional speakers in Asia and beyond. 

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About the Asia CSP Summit

Certified Speaking Professionals (CSPs) from across the world will meet for a 1.5 day conference on 12-13 May 2018. The “Asia CSP Summit” is the first ever CSP Summit in Asia and now in its second year running.

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About APSS

Asia Professional Speakers Singapore (APSS) is the leading speakers association in Asia with more than 100 members in Singapore and across Asia. 

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Program

PLEASE NOTE: DRAFT PROGRAM. Please note some speakers, speech topics and the order might change between now and the convention in May.
Day 1
11 May 2018
Day 2
12 May 2018

Joe Augustin

Intro remarks from MC
Joe Augustin

Jerome Joseph

APSS President’s speech
Jerome Joseph (CSP, CSPGlobal)

Ron Kaufman

Title of Session: How to GROW Your Speaking Career with Learning, Leverage, and Love
Ron Kaufman

Andrea Edwards

Title of Session: To GROW our businesses, can we get real about social media and content marketing?
Andrea Edwards

BREAK

Client panel

(Clients sharing about how speakers can get more bookings.)
Su-Yen Wong
Priscilla Chan
Emma Dean

Shirley Taylor

Title of Session: Grow by Connecting the Dots
Shirley Taylor (CSP)

LUNCH

Manoj Vasudevan

Title of Session: Lessons from a World Champion How to get hired, rehired and referred. 7 things that work for me in new markets.
Manoj Vasudevan

Wendy Tan

Title of Session: Listening Speaker: What Speakers can Learn from Consultants and What Trainers & Consultants can Learn from Speakers Learn: How to transit from a consultant or trainer to a...
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Wendy Tan (CSP)

Ritu Gupta

Title of Session: Speaker’s Block How Great Speakers Recover and GROW after they Temporarily Stumble Ritu is going to provoke you and challenge you to think if you truly are...
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Ritu Gupta Mehrish

BREAK

Tom Sligting

Title of Session: Fasten your seatbelts: How to create a sharp, funny and mind-blowing speech Tom will draw from his experience from both being a stand-up comedian and a professional...
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Tom Sligting

Rusty Labuschagne

Title of Session: The Power of Powerful Stories
Rusty Labuschagne

Stefan Verra

Title of Session: Grow and Evolve! Body Language as a Boost for your Performance
Stefan Verra

Peter Duh

Title of Session: Turning your Greatest Fear into your Greatest Strength.
Peter Dhu, CSP MBA

Joe Augustin

What’s next + group photo
Joe Augustin

Shirley Davis

Title of Session: Key People Resources Every Speaker Needs to GROW and Sustain Their Business Growing a profitable speaking business takes more than rocking the stage and getting lots of...
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Dr. Shirley Davis (CSP)

Philip Merry

Title of Session: Soundbites or depth? No short cuts. (About the power of Accreditations)
Dr. Philip Merry (CSP, Global Speaking Fellow)

Cecilia Ma Zecha

Opening remarks from MC
Cecilia Ma Zecha

Brenda Bence

Title of session: Your Growth as a Professional Speaker – It’s a Matter of Choice. Discover three of the most important choices you can make to catapult yourself into the realms...
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Brenda Bence (CSP, CSPGlobal)

Scott Bales

Title of Session: How to Build a Digital Empire
Scott Bales

BREAK

Vikas Malkani

Title of Session: 3 Wisdom Secrets for Speaking Success
Vikas Malkani

James Taylor

Title of Session: Automated speaking career (About automated marketing)
James Taylor

Kevin Cottam

Title of Session: A Speaker Migrates … to New Speeches. A journey to discover your actual speech.
Kevin Cottam

LUNCH

BREAK OUT SESSIONS

Glen Sharkey

Title of Session: Now That I’ve Stopped Putting Learners in the Trunk of My Car (and other bizarre yet true stories)
Glen Sharkey (CSP)

Simone de Haas

Title of Session: “FROM WOE to GROW” Mastering your Stage, your Story & your Self to GROW as a speaker Your challenge, as a speaker, is to create a stage...
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Simone de Haas

Short break

BREAK OUT SESSIONS

Simone Heng + Lottie Hearn

Title of Session: How to make your message look good on camera with Simone Heng Video has become imperative in a speaker’s promotional arsenal, broadcaster Simone Heng, will break down...
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Lottie Hearn
Simone Heng

Kiruba Shankar

Title of Session: Podcasting for Speakers
Kiruba Shankar

SHORT BREAK

Brian Walters

Title of Session: Extreme Panels: Surprisingly Unique Formats for Asking & Getting Answers from Panelist
Brian Walter, CSP, CPAE

Alison Burns

Title of Session: Finding Your Voice as a Speaker

David JP Phillips

Title of session: 110 steps of Excellence What is the holy grail of speaking techniques, which skills define a great speaker? Public speaking coach and trainer David JP Phillips has...
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David JP Phillips

Speakers

Location

The stunningly beautiful ballroom of the recently renovated Holiday Inn Atrium in Singapore.

Recent News

#APSC18

The hashtag for the Asia Professional Speakers Convention is: #APSC18. Use it create some buzz on the Internet around the convention (11 – 12 May), the...
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Tickets

Asia CSP Summit 2018
99.00 SGD

The only CSP Summit in Asia.

12 May 2018 – Exclusive CSP Networking Dinner , 6pm-9pm (Bonus Event)

13 May 2018 ASIA CSP SUMMIT 8:30am-2.30pm.

Exclusively for Certified Speaking Professionals (CSPs) and speakers earning above SGD 500,000/annum.

(99 SGD until 13 April, then 199 SGD)

 

 

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Two-day pass for APSS member/staff/partner
688.00 SGD

Two-day conference pass for APSS members, or for staff/partner of APSS members.

Inclusive of lunch and coffee breaks on 11-12 May and Gala Dinner on 11 May.

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Special Price with New Professional Membership
999.00 SGD

A great bargain for non-members to join APSS as a Professional Member and get a two-day pass for the convention for one amazing price.

Inclusive of APSS professional membership, lunch and coffee breaks on both days and Gala Dinner on 11 May.

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Special Price with new Associate Membership
888.00 SGD

A great bargain for non-members to join APSS and get a two-day pass for the convention for one amazing price.

Inclusive of APSS membership, lunch and coffee breaks on both days and Gala Dinner on 11 May.

This is the Early Bird rate that will expire on 31 March 2018!

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Two Day Pass for non-member
798.00 SGD

Inclusive of lunch and coffee break on both days and Gala Dinner on 11 May.

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One Day Convention (With or without dinner)
448.00 SGD

If you can only attend one of the two days then the “One-Day Convention Pass” is for you.

The One-Day Convention with Dinner is: 490 SGD. If you only want a One-Day Convention Pass without the Gala Dinner, the price is 400 SGD.

 

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Gala Dinner Only
150.00 SGD

If you just want to attend the Gala Dinner on 11 May (for example a spouse or partner of a speaker attending the conference) then the Gala Dinner Only pass is for you.

The price is 150 SGD for a 4-course meal.

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SAMPLE PRESENTATION - ONE (!) EXAMPLE OF MANY PRESENTATIONS BY PROFESSIONAL SPEAKERS THAT YOU WILL EXPERIENCE AT THE APS CONVENTION. (FREDRIK HAREN SPEAKING ON ‘HOW TO BE A GLOBAL KEYNOTE SPEAKER’ FROM THE APS 2016 CONVENTION.)

Voices from attendees to previous conventions.