319- Contest to Express 1

Minutes of the 319th meeting of Inner Universe Toastmaster Club
Annual Humorous and Evaluation Speech Contests
January 20th 2019

It was a spectacular Annual Club Contest where Humorous and Evaluation Contest were held with the overwhelming attendance of 31 Toastmasters. The venue was decorated to the theme of the meeting which set the Contest ambiance. We welcomed elite panel of Judges and target speaker from various club. All ballot papers and agendas were in place along with the banner and trophies. Meeting started at 7:35 pm.

Young cheerful Sergeant at arms TM Syamlal opened the meeting reading out the Toastmaster International mission and urged the participants to refrain talking from Taboo topics of politics, religion and sex. He invited acting President TM Abidul Islam to start the meeting.

Opening the meeting TM Abidul Islam wished all the participant for good Competition. He welcomed Contest Chair TM Alok Mishra.

TM Alok Mishra briefed about the Participants, Humor Contest timing rules, area of speech and introduced all the role players.
Sergeant at Arms: TM Syamlal, TM Mohamad Aslam.
Timers: TM Dipak Soni and TM Shruthi.
Tally Counters: TM Mohd Aslam.
Photography: TM Syamlal.

TM Mahanshu, TM Ramkrishnan, TM Mohammed Basheer, TM Aloris Dias, TM Aishvarya, TM Pratibha Tiwari took part in the Humorous contest.

Evaluation contest begun after Tea Break where Acting President called upon Contest Chair TM Rajshekar.

TM Rajshekar briefed about the Participants, Evaluation Contest timing rules, area of speech and introduced all the role players.

Sergeant at Arms: TM Shameema, TM Syamlal.
Timers: TM Dipak Soni and TM Pratibha Tiwari.
Tally Counters: TM Aishvarya.
Photography: TM Rajan Tawade.

The target speaker spoke on Topic “Lazy but Efficient” where all evaluators took notes, later sent to separate room and called one by one to evaluate the speech.
Speech was evaluated by TM Shruthi, TM Syamlal, TM Namratha, TM Ramakrishan, TM Mohammed Basheer,  TM Ranjt, TM Mohammed Aslam, TM Yashashree, TM Snehal.

We had the Prize distribution for both the categories

The winners of the Humorous speech were:
First Place : TM Mahanshu.
Second Place: TM Aloris Dias.
Third Place : TM Mohamad Basheer.

The winners of the Evaluation were:
First Place: TM Snehal.
Second Place: TM Namarata.
Third Place: TM Yashashree.

TM Abidul Islam wished all the participant and winners and asked the Toastmasters to Compete in next International Speech and Table Topics and closed the meeting. Dinner served at 9:45pm.


The First place winners will Compete in next level.
IUTM Club wishes all the best for the next level.

See you all on 3.02.2019 for International and Table Topic Contest