Seminar on Communication Building Activities

Jan 29, 2022

Topic: “Seminar on Communication Building Activities”

Date: Wednesday, 17th November, 2021

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Beneficiaries: Students of Pre-final and Final Year of B.Tech & Diploma Engineering programs

Students Present: 134

Expert Name & Affiliation: Ms. Ankita Ochani (Corporate Trainer, ITM Trust, Mumbai)

Venue: Auditorium, Engineering Block, SADTM Campus

Objective of the Session: To enable students to communicate clearly, with impact, in public and any other scenario. By improving their verbal and non-verbal communication skills and enhancing interpersonal skills, students can build networks and grab opportunities for themselves.


  1. Empower and motivate students to make informed career choices.

  2. Enhance their knowledge of Importance of Communication Skills in personal and professional lives.

  3. Prepare them for competition and how to manage it.

  4. Prepare them to achieve success by collaboration and teamwork.


Topics Covered and Activities

  • How to Speak In Public?

    • What is Public Speaking?

    • Is it important to speak in public?

    • What are the qualities that are required to speak in public?

    • What are our fears or challenges that all of us face while speaking in public?

    • What are the ways in which we can inculcate the art of public speaking?

  • Extempore: “COVID-19 is a Learning”

  • Key Takeaways

    • Most Important Assets:

      • Confidence

      • Content

      • Communication

    • Paralaguage (non verbal)

      • Tone

      • Pitch

      • Pauses

      • Emphasis

      • Vocabulary

    • Body Language (non verbal)

      • Eye Contact

      • Gestures

      • Postures

      • Handshakes

      • Hand Movements

      • Leg Movements

  • Group Activity: Boat Making

  • Mandates of a good Public Speaker

  • Smile

  • Knows your audience

  • Shows positive attitude

  • Sends good vibes with hopes

  • Emphasizes on teamwork and unity of purpose

  • Shows empathy with the audience

  • Exemplary leadership