Amsterdam, April 15 2024

 

WELCOME TO
SLIDE SLAM:
THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP OF POWERPOINT KARAOKE 2024 

Come witness the ultimate presentation competition, where seven seasoned presenters and one audience wildcard will attempt to persuasively present a PowerPoint deck, sight unseen, centered on a topic selected by the audience.
Will there be moments of struggle? Inevitably.
Will there be laughter? Absolutely.

> One topic <
> Ten slides <
> 7 minutes <

Totally improvised

Slide Slam: The World Championship of PowerPoint Karaoke, Amsterdam, 15th April 2024

Winners from around the world, have qualified to compete in the 2024 Slide Slam: World Championship of PowerPoint Karaoke.

Hosts

Minna Taylor

Founder of Energize Your Voice and the author of The Confident Body.

Nathan de Groot

Meeting moderator, trainer, and PowerPoint Karaoke evangelist.

Contestants

LARA NAYTHON

Music Teacher and Improv Enthusiast.

Winner Berlin Qualifying Round

Nick Kanellis

Critically acclaimed improv performer and teacher. 

Winner NYC Qualifying Round

JONATHAN MADURO

Preacher’s Son & Head of Sales and Success.

Runner-up Amsterdam Qualifying Round

GREG SHAPIRO

Suave Keynote Speaker, Comedian & Author.

Invited Championship Contestant

ANDRIES TUNRU

Comedian & Dutch Champion improv theater.

Defending World Champion

MAYA JACOBS

Public Speaking and Storytelling Expert.

Winner Amsterdam Qualifying Round

Marloes van der Wel

Dutch Improv Champion, Teacher, Mindfulness trainer.

Invited Championship Contestant

Audience Wildcard

YOU could become the next world champion.

jury

Emily hinks

Founder of Mischief Makers, experience designer for the future of work. 

Stacey Smith

Artistic Director at Boom Chicago, improvisor, and emcee.

Maarten van der Schaal

Presentation Trainer, author of Slide Design

Quick details and FAQ

Location: Amsterdam
Date: April 15th, 2024
Language: English

Does karaoke mean singing is involved?

No, not necessarily. Contestants will give improvised presentations instead.

Can I still join?

Yes, as long as there are tickets, please join us. If you like to be a contestant, it is good to know we offer a wild card for someone in the audience to join as a contestant.

Are you still open to sponsors?

We are open to cooperation of any kind.

How can I contact you?

Please use the form below to share your ideas or ask your question. Minna and Nathan are happy to answer you.

Ideas, nominations, questions?

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