Intercom’s Des Traynor on how to get started at conference speaking

Intercom
Feb 2, 2017 · 5 min read

The road to being a keynote speaker at a multi-thousand seater event is paved with many a dingy hotel conference room.

1. Pick your topics wisely

2. Get comfortable with small empty rooms

3. Build your own social proof

4. Public speaking isn’t about the slides

Credit: Peter Norvig

Want to see Des in action? Watch his talk at 2016's Inside Intercom world tour below.

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