Ever wanted to be Al Gore?!
OK, probably not, but this sounds like an exciting opportunity:
Al Gore will be travelling to Australia in November to personally train 75 special people in delivering his climate change presentation, as featured in the documentary An Inconvenient Truth.More details and FAQs here. Application forms here.
Successful applicants will attend a two and a half day training seminar with Al Gore, eminent Australian scientists and expert public speaking trainers. Participants will receive the training and materials free of charge but will be required to fund their own travel and accommodation expenses. The training will be held in Sydney between November 18 - 20, 2006.
Some previous experience in public speaking and presenting would be an advantage. Applicants will also need knowledge of Keynote or PowerPoint programs and access to a laptop computer and data projector. Applicants MUST be willing to commit to delivering at least 10 public presentations in the year following their training.
Applications close at 9am, 30 October 2006.