Digital Communicators DCOM Club Meeting

Monday February 28, 2022

Club Mission: We provide a supportive and positive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills, resulting in greater self-confidence and personal growth.


Nik Lakhani, DTM

VP of Education
Colette Ainscough, CC CL PM2

VP of Membership
Pam Rowley

VP of Public Relations
Pamela Benjamin, DTM

Dec Cluskey, DTM

Julian Cereceda, DTM

VP of Technology
Mar Cano, IP4

Nik Lakhani, DTM

THIS MEETING WILL BE RECORDED. Stills and excerpts from the video may be used by the club in its public relations and social media outreach.

Members and guests are encouraged to enter the room from 18:00 Dublin/London Time for an informal meet and greet and to allow time for any technical troubleshooting. We also do self introductions during this time. The meeting will officially starts at 18:30 Dublin/London Time.

Club Contests (International Speech and Speech Evaluation)

Contest Producer 1 Nick Collins (guest)
Contest Producer 2 Hazel Gomes
Chief Judge Pam Rowley
Timer 1 Iijou Akentour (guest)
Timer 2 Open
Ballot Counter 1 Nik Lakhani, DTM
Ballot Counter 2 Open
6:00 PM Greeter Andrew Bennett, DTM
6:30 PM Presiding Officer Nik Lakhani, DTM
6:32 PM Toastmaster of the Day Andrew Bennett, DTM
6:34 PM Contest Chair Rinku Saha
6:39 PM International Speech Contestant 1 Open
International Speech Contestant 2 Oghale Akpobome, ACB. ALB, PM3
International Speech Contestant 3 Kavita Dulai, DTM
International Speech Contestant 4 Antonia Harrison, DTM
Backup International Speech Contestant 1 Open

7:15 PM Break for Networking

7:30 PM Toastmaster of the Day calls the meeting to order

7:31 PM Contest Chair Introduces Speech Evaluation Contest

7:36 PM Contest Chair interviews Mystery Speaker

7:41 PM Evaluation Contestant 1 Julian Cereceda, DTM
Evaluation Contestant 2 Kavita Dulai, DTM
Evaluation Contestant 3 Pamela Benjamin, DTM
Evaluation Contestant 4 Open
Backup Evaluation Contestant 1 Open

8:01 PM Contest Chair interviews contestants

8:16 PM Chief Judge to announce results

8:19 PM Contest Chair to congratulate winners

8:22 PM Toastmaster of the Day hands back to President or Presiding officer

8:24 PM President or Presiding officer makes announcements and closes the meeting.

8:27 PM End