Public Talk Conference
Go Beyond

10 Inspiring Talks in English and 3 public speaking workshops
September, 9 Istanbul, Turkey

Enjoy inspiring talks in English, engage in an international networking event and boost your own public speaking skills at Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul

The conference has a big goal — to deliver meaningful ideas and bring people together.

While listening to others you will reveal something meaningful about yourself.

You will hear 10 TED-style talks in English on a variety of topics, aimed at sharing valuable ideas and thoughts. On stage you will see amazing professionals who are immersed in what they are doing, open to new opportunities life has in store and willing to explore their potential.

It’s not just about listening — it’s about developing networking and public speaking skills

Enjoy the socializing opportunity, meet new people, and get to expand your network with new contacts.

The guests of the event will explore networking opportunities and engage in a number of activities to meet new people and make useful connections.

Engage in OratorFest workshops to ultimately boost your own public speaking skills.

Immerse yourself in the English-speaking environment

Enjoy 7 hours of a full-scale international event in the heart of Istanbul. You will get a chance to substantially expand your command of English by listening to speakers as well as engaging with the participants of the event from all over the globe.


Amazing professionals from 5 different countries sharing their breakthrough ideas

Bright memorable performances, networking activities and public speaking workshops
We unite guests from all over the world in the heart of Istanbul
The speakers of the Public Talk Conference are professionals in various fields united by the passion of celebrating life and making the world a better place.

The speakers will present their ideas to an international audience and a renowned jury — organizers of TEDx conferences, public speaking trainers and speakers producers.
  • Sergey Orlov
    Category Development Manager, Russia. 10+ years of experience developing business for major international corporations in Russia and Central Asia (FMCG, Automotive)

    Against the System: How to Keep the Team Engaged
  • Elena Krupina
    Personal branding expert. 16 years of consumer research & marketing in TOP companies, author of personal branding development course.

    From Zero to Hero Again. Career Relaunch

  • Aliya Dikombaeva
    Business Trainer, Professional Coach
    Consistent Inconsistency
  • Daria Iarova
    Master's degree student and English teacher
    How to Make Your Own Decisions
  • Inna Vinokurova
    Making discoveries about the true power of communication. Believe in authentic human connection.
    Being Your Authentic Self
  • Maya Pokotilova
    Product Manager in IT & Dancer
    Unveiling the Hidden Formula for Human Behavior
  • Anna Margolis
    Founder of Engaging Math Circles.
    Teaching College and University level mathematics most of her adult life.
    Connecting the Dots
  • Bilge Uzun
    Prof. Dr. at Bahçeşehir University,
    15+ experience in research in psychology, psychotherapist, psychodramatist, writer and a mindful time traveller.
  • Genya Nikonova
    A bilingual student who has travelled the world and loves theatre
    Bursting the Media Bubble
  • Irina Barzhak
    Co-founder of Mindsafe.
    President of the International Association of Psychologists, social psychologist, conflictologist, public speaking trainer
    Hack Your Mindset
  • Yasemin Tomruk
    Founder & Ceo of Yasemin Multi Language Center and TAC GROUP
    TV programmer TRT 2 CHANNEL
    Go Beyond Fears
  • Dr. Ahmet Ziada
    Dentist combining 14 years of educational and tourism expertise
    Entrepreneur owning and operating a range of companies that reflect diverse passions and professional pursuits
    Put Fears in their Place
Event program

When: September, 9

Where: Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul

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12:30 – 12:45
Registration, networking
12:45 – 13:00
Opening ceremony
13:00 – 13:20
Networking session
13:20 – 14:40
Inspiring talks
Coffee-break, networking
15:00 – 16:00
Inspiring talks
16:00 – 16:15
Public Talk Awards
Lunch Break
Organizers and Hosts

Founders of Star Talk Language School

Business Trainers, Business English Teachers, Cross-Cultural Communication Trainers, Public Talk Project Authors and Trainers.

Event Partners
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Immerse yourself in the Public Talk atmosphere! Feel the inspiration and power of the word! Recharge with the powerful energy of the speakers and make useful acquaintances by becoming part of the international community in Istanbul!
  • 10 Inspiring Talks in English
  • 3 public speaking workshops at OratorFest
  • Networking
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