Here are the Results of World Champions of Public Speaking 2018:
Congratulations to Ramona J. Smith, District 56, on becoming the 2018 World Champion of Public Speaking.
Congratulations to Zifang Su, District 88, on finishing in second place.
Congratulations to Anita Fain Taylor, District 47, on finishing in third place for his speech.
“Each year, the Toastmasters International Convention culminates in the final round of the International Speech Contest, where the World Champion of Public Speaking ® is chosen. In this exciting event, 10 contestants from all over the world deliver 5- to 7-minute speeches that are evaluated by a panel of experienced Toastmasters. After a year of competing in club, area, district and semifinal competitions, these contestants have advanced for the chance to win this prestigious accolade.”
Watch Ramona J. Smith – the 2018 Toastmasters International World Champion of Public Speaking – deliver her winning speech “Still Standing.”
- She chose a creative way to get through to her audience.
- She wasn’t afraid to look stupid.
- She asked the audience questions – and meant it.
- She learned from the greats.
2nd Place Winner 2018 World Championship of Public Speaking – Zifang Su
Toastmasters International World Championship of Public Speaking® second place winner Zifang “Sherrie” Su. Her speech is titled, “Turn Around.”
3rd Place Winner 2018 World Championship of Public Speaking – Anita Fain Taylor
Toastmasters International World Championship of Public Speaking® third place winner Anita Fain Taylor. Her speech is titled, “It Is What It Is, It Ain’t What It Ain’t.”
Practice is the key to helping you improve on your communication and presentation skills. Join Toastmasters and find a club that you like to practise your speeches in a friendly environments. You are welcome to visit our Kampong Ubi Toastmasters Club if you are living in Singapore.
World Champions of Public Speaking Winning Speeches Playlist