Body Language and Oral Presentation Skills Workshops

14.4.2015 10:00

Body Language and Oral Presentation Skills Workshops

Lecturer: Kurt R. Richter, Professor Emeritus at Technical University Graz (TUG), Austria


Date: Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Time: 10.00 - 12.00 and 13.00 - 15.00

Room: YT116 / Linnanmaa campus / University of Oulu

Two hour morning session “body language”: 10am-12pm, and

two hour afternoon session “oral presentation skills”: 1pm-3pm

Registration via Google Forms (

There will be coffee, tea, and cookies served.

Don’t miss this rare opportunity to get first-hand information on soft skills from an experienced speaker.

If you have questions, please contact us by e-mail ieee(at)

Organized by IEEE Young Professionals


Kurt R. Richter, IEEE Life Fellow, graduated in Communication Engineering in 1958 and received his PhD 1961 from the Technical University Vienna (TUW), Austria. He was Professor at TUW before he became Full Professor for Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering at the Technical University Graz (TUG), Austria, in 1975. From 1984-1993 he was Dean of the Dep. of the Electrical Engineering Department. Since 2000 he is Professor Emeritus at TUG. From 1971 to 1973 he spent 2 years at NASA in USA. He was founding chairman of the IEEE Austria Section from 1979 – 1983 and 1991/1992 IEEE Director Region 8. Since 2000 is trainer with IEEE Region 8 Professional Activities. Kurt Richter is a Corresponding Member or the Austria Academy of Sciences and Honorary Member of the Croatian Academy of Engineering (HATZ). 1971 he received the Kardinal Innitzer Award. 2008 he received the IEEE EAB Meritorious Award for Continuing Education.

He shares his expertise in workshops, as follows:

•                     Development of Leadership Skills

•                     Body Language in Business

•                     Introduction to Writing Technical Applications

Last updated: 27.3.2015