Engage | Captivate | Connect | Motivate | Inspire | Sway | Influence | Persuade

DESIGN & DELIVER strategic & persuasive presentations with confidence and charisma!

In today's international business world, being able to communicate your message clearly, confidently, and convincingly is a vital skill.

This workshop is tailored for business professionals seeking to win more alignment, agreement, and approval. It is interactive and engaging - with many practical exercises and practice sessions. Practical methodology is theory - application - practice- feedback.

Strategic Design:

Learn how to structure your presentations to captivate your audience from start to finish. Discover the power of strategic storytelling, applied persuasion theory, and practical psychology to convey your message effectively. This workshop will equip you with the tools and techniques rooted in behavioral science principles to optimize the impact of your presentations.

Confidence and Charisma:

Build the self-assurance needed to command the room and engage your audience with authenticity and charm. Through practical exercises and expert guidance, you'll unlock your inner charisma and project confidence in every presentation opportunity. Learn how to speak in a way that builds confidence, trust, and rapport with your audience.

In this workshop you will learn how to…

  • Logically structure your presentation
  • Make complicated topics easy to understand
  • Say more with less words
  • Use body language and voice control to reinforce your message
  • Get and keep your audiences attention through engagement and interactivity.
  • Manage nerves and fear of public speaking
  • Persuade others using behavioral science principles
  • Use strategic storytelling to influence those around you


9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Morning Session: Structure + Strategy
• Introductions: Trainer, group, and methodology• Elements of great Presentations- group discussions and review• Understanding the importance of strategic presentations• Key components: clar...
• Introductions: Trainer, group, and methodology
• Elements of great Presentations- group discussions and review
• Understanding the importance of strategic presentations
• Key components: clarity, connection, and conviction
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10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM
Structure- Organizing Your Information into a Logical and Strategic Sequence
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Activity: Baseline presentation with trainer feedback
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Afternoon Session: Mastering Body Language for Impact
• The power of non-verbal communication• Practical exercises for confident posture and gestures• Creating an authentic and approachable executive presence• Posture + Positioning- Confidence,...
• The power of non-verbal communication
• Practical exercises for confident posture and gestures
• Creating an authentic and approachable executive presence
• Posture + Positioning- Confidence, Control, and Connection
• Facial Expressions- Conveying warmth and honesty
• Eye Contact- Read, Connect, and Build rapport
• Gestures- using emphatic & descriptive movements to paint pictures, touch hearts, & motivate minds
• Voice Control - 5P's Pitch + Pace + Power + Pausing + Passion
• Overcoming nervousness and self-doubt
• Confidence-boosting exercises and mindset shifts
• Infusing charisma into your presentations
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  • Troy Andrews (Founder of PresentationPersuasion)

    Troy Andrews

    Founder of PresentationPersuasion

    Troy is a Professional Corporate Trainer and author of the best-selling book, "Bridges and Barriers: Practical Psychology for Persuasive Presentations." He owns a Presentation Training company in the USA as well as a company here in China. Troy stands out as a dynamic professional, specializing in designing, developing, and delivering training programs that are not only highly engaging but also exceptionally relevant for the challenges faced by today's workforce.

    Professional Journey:
    He has over 15 years of workplace experience experience, and 16 years of training experience, Troy has worked with some of the world's leading companies, including Fortune 100 giants such as Nike, IKEA, Porsche, BMW, 3M, Duke University, and Jiaotong University, and many, many others.

    Bridging Cultures:
    Based in Shanghai since 2008, Troy has spent the last 16 years training executives of all levels, backgrounds, and cultures. His deep understanding of the cultural nuances between Eastern and Western cultures positions him as a cultural bridge-builder. Troy seamlessly incorporates this knowledge into his training, ensuring that your team communicates with finesse and cultural intelligence.

    Unique Style:
    Troy's training sessions are not just informative; they're an experience. His friendly, personable style creates an atmosphere where learning is not only passionate but also approachable. Troy blends humor with logic, making the training journey enjoyable yet results-driven.

    His passion for Behavioral Science and Behavioral Economics as well as his understanding of Persuasion Theory sets him apart as a trainer constantly seeking the newest, most effective methods. Troy's commitment to staying at the forefront of training methodologies ensures that your team receives cutting-edge insights and practical strategies.

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Please use your own name and email when registering for a training session. Additional fees may apply if you fail to register under your own identity. 

A prepayment is required for all full-day training sessions. 


Half-day session training vouchers cannot be used for full-day training programs.


Early Bird Ticket

For Member and Member Company Employees.
By April 5th, 2024

Member and Member Company Employee Ticket
Standard Price RMB 3,650
Group Ticket

four or more attendees, 2950 RMB each

Standard Price RMB 2,950
Non-Member Ticket
Standard Price RMB 4,650
Special Discount Ticket

Member Companies that purchase 10 or more AmCham Shanghai training tickets in 2024

Standard Price RMB 2,655

Cancellation Policy

If you need to cancel your registration, please notify lucy.lu at (86 21) 6169 3015 or email lucy.lu@amcham-shanghai.org at least two weeks prior to the session for a full refund. Cancellation made within two weeks before the session will not be refundable.


AmCham Shanghai Conference Center

27F, Infinitus Tower
No.168 Hubin Road, Huangpu District

Shanghai, China

If you have any questions please contact Lucy Lu

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