A Handbook of Public Speaking for Scientists and Engineers Author : Peter Kenny Publisher : CRC Press Total Pages : 202 Release : 1982-01-01 ISBN 10 : 0852745532 ISBN 13 : 9780852745533 Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL GET BOOK A Handbook of Public Speaking for Scientists and Engineers Book Description: A Handbook of Public Speaking for Scientists and Engineers helps scientists and engineers improve their skills at speaking in public in the course of their professional activities. The book shows how best to prepare papers for presentation at a technical conference and how to put cases to committee meetings. Not only does the book deal with specific events, but it also provides the techniques of more effective speaking, whether presenting papers, answering questions, or speaking "off-the-cuff." The book is written in a highly entertaining manner and should put all complacent lecturers on their guard. This is essential reading for every scientist and engineer called upon to speak in public on technical matters.