The World Champion of Public Speaking 2014


World Champion of Public Speaking 2014


Each year, the Toastmasters International Convention culminates in the final round of the International Speech Contest, which produces the World Champion of Public Speaking. A panel of experienced Toastmasters judges evaluates nine contestants from different parts of the world, all of whom have advanced to the finals following a year-long process of elimination through club, area, district and semifinal competitions. Criteria used in judging includes speech content, organization, voice quality and gestures.