Friday, November 5, 2010

The Deepavali Meeting

On 4 November 2010, we had another AWESOME meeting, led by the Toastmaster of the Evening, G. Levin!

Zad Datu looks calm and collected before the meeting.

Li Ann and a guest, Tan Yu Sing sit comfortably before the meeting began.

Goh Sheen Yee, CC and Lim Bing Yee, ATMB come dressed in the theme of the meeting : Deepavali!

Nik Datu and his winning smile receive members and guests as they arrive for the meeting.

Ying Shuen, Calvin Lim, ACS and Area B5 Governor, Gan Poh Lin, ACB, ALB were there too.

Nick Tozer, a guest who is now attending the club meeting for the third time in a row, all ready to sign up as a member!

Club Treasurer, Yap Bell Xun and Reuben Raja, a guest and member of SCOPE Toastmasters Club

The lovely husband and wife team: Gan Poh Lin, ACB, ALB and Johnson Yike, DTM

Yap Bell Xun calls the meeting to order

President, Marcus Loi, CC, CL delivers his Presidential Speech, emphasizing the crucial importance of good communication skills

Toastmaster of the Evening, G. Levin (also our Club Secretary) takes over! He explains the meaning of Deepavali and its connection to the meeting's theme.

Joanna Tong, resplendent in a Vietnamese dress suit is the Invocation Speaker with her "Dash" speech that centres on living life to the fullest.

Calvin Lim, ACS delivers his evaluation of the 6 Table Topic speakers

Jonathan Moh (also the Club's Sergeant-At-Arms) as Humour Master

Ho Liam Chang, Henry Fu, ACB, CL, Gan Teong Hock, ACS, CL, and Alex Tan, CTM

Joanna Tong, Hoo Sze Ling, CC and Goh Sheen Yee, CC

Eric Lim and a guest, Grace

Guests, JJ and Shawn Lim introduce themselves for the benefit of the club

Zad Datu and Yap Ying Shuen receive their Member Kits from President, Marcus Loi, CC, CL as part of the member acceptance ceremony


Jonathan Moh, flashes his mega-watt smile as he receives Best table Topic Speaker award from President Marcus Loi, CC, CL

Zad Datu receives the Best Speaker award from President Marcus Loi, CC, CL


Johnson Yike, DTM receives yet another Best Evaluator award from President Marcus Loi, CC, CL

Zad Datu and Yap Ying Shuen delivered their Icebreaker Speeches during this meeting and for their excellent effort, both receive the First-Time Speaker award! Congratulations!

President Marcus Loi, CC, CL and Ruth Ting
The gorgeous ladies who illuminated the evening!!
(L-R) Goh Sheen Yee, CC; Lina, a guest; Vice-President of Membership, Ginger Koh; and Nancy Liew, ACS, ALB

What a meeting!


DUTM Speaker #1


DUTM Evaluator #1



DUTM Speaker & Evaluator #2



DUTM Speaker & Evaluator #3


DUTM Speaker & Evaluator #4


The next awesome meeting will be held on 18 November 2010!