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Spring 2014 District ONE
Toastmasters Conference

Saturday, May 31, 2014
The Grand Long Beach Event Center
4101 E. Willow St.
Long Beach, CA 90815

What you'll experience...

  • The best speakers in each Division vying for District Champion in Evaluation and International Speech Contest
  • An inspiring and impactful keynote address
  • Candidate Showcase
  • Business Meeting with election of 2014-2015 District officers
  • The Hall of Fame Luncheon, celebrating educational achievements and welcoming District One’s newest DTMs with the famous Hug Line

Open to Toastmasters and non-Toastmasters alike.


Clifton Anderson
Clifton Anderson

Clifton Anderson has guided business leaders and entrepreneurs globally to achieve unprecedented results and a lasting impact. Prior to forming his own firm, he served as a senior executive of 3 multibillion-dollar companies. So he knows, first-hand, how to deliver results. Clifton has highly developed observational skills, enabling him to understand challenges with remarkable clarity. Through his extensive experience, he has faced and solved virtually every business problem imaginable. As a trusted advisor to his clients, Clifton has helped companies in a broad range of industries on four continents reach significantly higher levels of sustained performance. He holds an M.B.A. from the Wharton School, named one of the top 5 M.B.A. programs in the world. Clifton is the author of the book, A Year Wiser, and resides in Los Angeles.

Candidate Showcase

Well informed Club Presidents and Vice-Presidents of Education, will learn about the candidates they are electing into office, for 2014-2015. Members of District One, will have the opportunity, to ask questions of the candidates for the challenged positions. Prior to voting, members will hear the candidates’ responses to their questions.

View candidate statements and photos (PDF).

Schedule of Events

7:00 a.m. Registration
7:15 a.m. Breakfast
7:30 a.m. Candidate Showcase
8:35 a.m. Call to Order
Business Meeting
10:30 a.m. Keynote Address
11:30 a.m. Evaluation Contest
1:00 p.m. Hall of Fame Luncheon
2:00 p.m. International Speech Contest
3:45 p.m. Closing Ceremony
4:00 p.m. Adjourn

Conference Sponsors

Advertise your business or send your message on the Conference Program Book.

Half Page $85.00
Full Page $100.00
Inside Front Cover/
Inside Back Cover
Back Cover $350.00

For more information contact: Elissa Rosenberg, CC/CL

How Do I Register?

Online: Click here. Select the ticket that best meets your needs, then pay through our secure online payment system - PayPal. Full payment using credit card will only be accepted with online registration. Online registration does not have check or cash payment options. After online registration closes, just show up at the Long Beach Grand Event Center on May 31 and check in!

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U.S. mail: Print and complete this registration form. Send in the form and check payment to Toastmasters District One, with Spring Conference 2014 in the memo field. Mail to: District ONE Fall Conference c/o Donna O’Connell, 4009 W. Carson Street Torrance, CA 90503-6404.

Registration Pricing Options

Full Day Registration:

Postmarked on or before May 24 $65
Postmarked after May 24 $80

Breakfast, Candidate Showcase, Business Meeting, Keynote Address, Evaluation Contest, Hall of Fame Luncheon, International Speech Contest, Closing Ceremony

Half Day Registration – Morning or Afternoon   $45

Breakfast, Candidate Showcase, Business Meeting, Keynote Address, Evaluation Contest

Afternoon Includes: International Speech Contest, Closing Ceremony

Business Meeting Only - Free

Refund Policy - Refunds will be available until May 23. 

Parking is free. 

Evaluation and International Speech Contests

Listen and learn great techniques for speech feedback, as the best Speech Evaluation Speakers, from the six Divisions in District One, compete for the title of District One Speech Evaluation Champion.

Six Contestants from their respective Divisions in District One, will compete for the opportunity, to participate in the World Champion in Public Speaking contest, at the 2014 International Convention in August, 2014 at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Club Challenge

The club in each Division with the highest percentage of paid, full day attendees at the conference will receive a $25.00 Toastmasters International gift certificate.

First-Timer Challenge

The club in each Division with the highest percentage of the first-time paid, Full Day attendees will receive $25.00 Toastmasters International gift certificate.


The Grand Long Beach Event Center

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The Grand Long Beach Event Center
4101 E. Willow Street
Long Beach, CA 90815


The Spring Conference Raffle will feature 100+ gifts valued together, at more than $5.000.00. To volunteer for the Raffles Team or to donate prizes, please contact: Carol Feeley, ACB, CL


Are you looking for ways to broaden your communication and leadership skills? Or, are you looking for a way to give back to District One? Volunteer for the Spring 2014 Conference Committee! Contact the Conference Co-Chairs, or the Lt. Governor of Education and Training, below.

Contact Information

Elissa Rosenberg, CC/CL
Conference Co-chair



Danielle Deloatch, ACS/ALB
Conference Co-chair


Jacquelyn Deloatch, DTM
Conference Co-chair


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