After finishing the hors d’oeuvre on the Gala Dinner held in the Grand Hotel of Boras, we were entertained by Mel Kelly.
Then our District Governor, Kees Broos recognized our DTMs, Monique Blokzyl, Leena Rantala, Neal Greenspan, Kerstin Löfstedt, Ineke Vermeulen, and Caroline Ballantyne Norneby and Calin Iepure.
The room exploded when this year’s World Champion of Public Speaking, Dananjaya Hettiarachi shared with us, that he has a great time in Borås, and he offered to help the winner of our conference prepare for the contest in Las Vegas.
But who will go to Las Vegas?
And the third place of the German Evaluation Contest goes to Friedberg Ottacher.
The second goes to Cigdem Bern.
And the winner is Kailey Peng.
On the German International Speech Contest.
And the third place goes to Simon Regnell.
The second goes to Klaus Ulrich Möller.
And the winner is Anna Fleckenstein.
The excitement intensified as we listened to the results of the English Evaluation Contest.
Andreas Møgelhøj got the third place,
Ranjith Venkatash won the second place, and
Ovidiu Oltean was called on the stage as the winner.
But who will got to Las Vegas? Who will represent District 95 on this year’s World Championship of Public speaking?
Jeremiah Kazungu’ speech about “Smile” earned him third place, and yes, we did see his smile on the stage.
Ovidiu Oltean encouraged us to “Zoom out”, because we can understand things better if we zoom out, and see the big picture.
And the winner is Thomas Rose, who shared with us, “What does it take to be a superhero”?
CONGRATULATION TO ALL THE WINNERS, AND TO ALL THE CONTESTANTS!
LET’S SUPPORT THOMAS ROSE TOGETHER!