Autumn 2019 Conference

Division H

Area 14, 20, 32 & 44

Inform – Inspire – Empower

Division H Conference and Speech Contests

9rd November 2019

With District Director JOHN COX

Venue change update:

Main Lecture Room (upstairs) CSA Building #B114,

Central Avenue, Cranfield University

Cranfield, Bedfordshire Cranfield MK43 0AL

Download Short Agenda Div H 2019 Autumn Contest-pdf

Cost Venue and Other Details


A small charge is made for all attending which will be used as contribution towards cost of refreshments being provided and expenses for the event, included in the charge are raffle tickets for prize draw being made at the close of the event

For full day attendance: £7.50 includes raffle tickets / £5 for contestants to cover refreshments only and free Raffle Tickets

For 1/2 day attending £5.00 and £2.50 for contestants includes raffle tickets.

Where we will be.

Main Lecture Room (upstairs) CSA Building #B114

Cranfield Students Association

Grid D4
– see black square highlight -access by front entrance facing the cul-de-sac and parking places.  Click to download map pdf

“Approach our venue in B114 highlighted with a black oblong by going past main reception and follow the oneway road until you reach a T junction. Turn right along Central Avenue, Ignore the first turning on the right which is marked as Exit. Proceed about the same distance again, take the next turn right and the CSA is on your left. ”

Cranfield Campus V2

Zoom in

Park in any bay.

Places to eat.

CSA Café and Bar – 12pm – 6pm in Grid D4 (same building as event venue)

Serves coffee, lunchtime meals and early evening snacks.

Opening times 12pm – 6pm

Cranfield Students Association building.

The Campus Social Club Bar – 12pm- 11pm in Grid D3

The Social Club has a pub and provides a huge variety of tasty dishes from hot breakfast rolls, pizzas and daily specials to sandwiches, salads and vegetarian options.

Opening times: Serves Lunch 12pm – 2pm

Budgens Shop in is Grid D3

If you prefer you can bring your own Lunch box


9:15am Registration and networking
10:00am Open and welcome
Emotional Intelligence

– Raza Khan

10:45am Break & Briefings for Table Topics contest participants
11:00am Table Topics contest,

– Contest Chair, Jenny CHALMERS

12:20pm Three Everyday Heroes

– Anita Devi

12:30pm Lunch
1:30pm Welcome to the afternoon session
Enhancing your speech through effective questioning

– Judith Jones-Nugent

The wider Toastmaster World

– John Cox, District 71

2:15pm Break & Briefings for Humorous Speech contest participants
2:30pm Humorous Speech contest,

– Contest Chair Richard Foster-Fletcher

3:45pm Awards Presentations
A few words from John Kendall – Division H Director
4:30pm Close – All details subject to change. This is a live event!