District 4 conducts two series of contests each year. The Evaluation Contest and Humorous Speech Contest are conducted in the fall and the Table Topics Contest and the International Speech Contest are conducted in the spring.

Contests are held at the club, area, division and district levels. This schedule provides information about the current area and division level contests.

Note that the contests are listed in Division/Area order and not date order. This is to help members quickly find the contests in their division and area.

Division A Division B Division C Division D Division E

     Division A Contests

24
Apr
2017
Division A Table Topics and International Speech Contest

Apr 24, 2017 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Community Room, Redwood City Public Library 1044 Middlefield Rd, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA

Register Online

Contest Chair: Hilary Spreiter

Contact: Hilary Spreiter
Email: hilarystoastmaster@gmail.com






05
Apr
2017
Area A1 Table Topics Contest and the International Speech Contest

Apr 05, 2017 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Space Systems Loral Bdg 3 Auditorium 3825 Fabian Way, Palo Alto, CA 94303, USA

Register Online

5:30: Registration
6:00: Judge and Functional role briefing
6:20: Table Topics Speech Contest
6:50: Intermission
7:00: International Speech Contest
8:00: Adjourn

Cost: per club $40

Contact: KC Huang
Phone: 1 510 2033126
Email: kch.toastmasters@outlook.com






10
Apr
2017
Area A2 Table Topics Contest and the International Speech Contest

Apr 10, 2017 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

TIBCO Palo Alto 3307 Hillview Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA

Register Online

6:00 Registration
6:30 Judge and Functional role briefing
6:50 Table Topics Speech Contest
7:20 Intermission
7:30 International Speech Contest
8:30 Adjourn

Cost: per club $40
** Light snacks

Event Host: TIB Toastmasters

Contact: Karsten Manske
Phone: 6503904982
Email: karsten.manske@sap.com

Vicente Castello
Email: castello.vicente@gmail.com






Area A3 Director Michelle Wang Send Email


29
Mar
2017
Area A4 Table Topics and International Speech Contest

Mar 29, 2017 5:15 pm - 8:00 pm

A9 Corporate HQ   130 Lytton Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA

Register Online

Admission fees: free

Bottled water will be provided, but no food. Please feel free to bring your own snacks.

Parking: Here is a link to help you find convenient parking: paloalto.parkingguide.com/downtown

Closest lots to venue are Lot A (Emerson/Lytton) and Lot O (Emerson/High).

5:15 Registration, Networking
5:45 Briefing for Contestants and Functionaries
6:00 Introductions and Opening Remarks
6:10 Table Topics Contest
6:45 Intermission
6:55 International Speech Contest
7:45 Award Ceremony and Closing Remarks

Contest Co-Chairs:
Sindhuja Venkatesh sindhuv@a9.com
Eric Curtis eacurtis@a9.com

Contact: Hilary Spreiter
Email: hilarystoastmaster@gmail.com






Area A5 Director Andy Coltart Send Email


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     Division B Contests

20
Apr
2017
Division B Table Topics and International Speech Contest

Apr 20, 2017 6:30 pm - 9:15 pm

Guidewire Software, (1st Fl Conference Rm) 1051 E Hillsdale Blvd, Foster City, CA 94404, USA

Register Online

Contestants are Free!
$5.00 per person before April 13th
$7.00 each after after April 13th

Contact: Chiye Yamamoto
Email: cmyamamoto@yahoo.com






17
Mar
2017
Area B1 Table Topics Contest and the International Speech Contest

Mar 17, 2017 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Notre Dame de Namur University 1500 Ralston Ave, Belmont, CA 94002, USA

Notre Dame de Namur University
St Mary’s Hall, Room 113
(Click for campus map)

6:30 Registration + Refreshments
7:00 Welcome + Contest Rules
7:20 Table Topics Contest
8:15 BREAK
8:20 Humorous Speech Contest
9:15 Award ceremony

Cost of Admission: $7 cash at door.
(Contestants have free admission.)

Light refreshments will be provided.
Not necessary to pay $2 parking because event is after 6 PM!

Contact: Mike
Email: d4b1.tm@gmail.com






Area B2 Director Oren Gotesman Send Email


Area B3 Director Mary Ann Teixeira Send Email


28
Mar
2017
Area B4 Table Topics Contest and the International Speech Contest

Mar 28, 2017 7:00 pm - Mar 30, 2017 9:00 pm

Burlingame United Methodist Church 1443 Howard Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010, USA

Food is not allowed at the contest venue.

The venue is an easy commute on Caltrain, Sam Trans.

If you choose to drive please do NOT park in the church parking lot. The street parking is free after 6:00pm.

The event is FREE to attend

Contact: Mudassir Sheikh
Email: its.mudassir@yahoo.com






Area B5 Director Xiaoyu Liu Send Email


23
Mar
2017
Area B6 Table Topics Contest and the International Speech Contest

Mar 23, 2017 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Holy Trinity Church 999 Brotherhood Way, San Francisco, CA 94132, USA

Register Online

Please join Area B6 for a fun-filled evening as we compete to choose the best Table Topics and International Speakers.

6:30 Registration, Networking, Contestant and Judge Briefings
7:00 Table Topics Contest
7:30 Break
7:45 International Speech Contest
8:35 Awards
9:00 Meeting adjourns

CASH ONLY--PLEASE BRING EXACT CHANGE
$5 Pre-registration
$7 at the door.

PRE-REGISTRATION CLOSES 3/22/16 AT MIDNIGHT.

Contestants receive free admission.

Light refreshments will be served.

There is ample parking in the church parking lot.

Contact: Paul Wallace
Phone:
Email: pwallace650@gmail.com






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     Division C Contests

Division C Director Orlando Redden Send Email


29
Mar
2017
Area C1 Table Topics Contest and the International Speech Contest

Mar 29, 2017 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Adobe Systems 601 Townsend St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

Register Online

$5 if you register before March 26 at 5pm
$7 for late registrants and walk-ins
Contestants are free!
Guests welcome - invite a friend, co-worker, or family member!

Bring cash (exact amount if possible) or a check.
Or pay through Paypal to ping2ho@gmail.com
No credit or debit cards accepted.

Light snacks will be provided.
Contestants are encouraged to arrive early.

5:30 Registration & Contestant Briefings
6:00 Welcome
6:15 Contests begin
7:45 Award Ceremony

Security:
Bring an ID for Adobe security. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged and will close on Tuesday March 26 at 5pm.

If you are a late registrant, please contact ping2ho@gmail.com before March 29 to get on the list. Arrive early to give yourself time to get through security. The same goes for walk-ins.

Parking/Transportation:
Metered and street parking is available. Accessible by public transportation.

Contact: Ping Ho
Email: ping2ho@gmail.com






09
Mar
2017
Area C2 Table Topics Contest and the International Speech Contest

Mar 09, 2017 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

UCSF Mission Hall, Room MH-1407 550 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA

Register Online

$5 Pre-registration
$7 at the door.
Cash and checks accepted.

Light refreshments will be served.

Muni: T Third Street Line, UCSF Mission Bay stop.

Limited metered street parking, pay lot across the street.

Contact: Page Edwards
Email: pageedw@yahoo.com

UCSF Mission Hall, Room MH-1407
550 16th Street (entrance on 4th Street)
San Francisco, CA 94158






Area C3 Director Stewart Murrie Send Email


Area C4 Director Barry Pearl Send Email


Area C5 Director Jimmy Dang Send Email


Area C6 Director Matthew Lim Send Email


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     Division D Contests

13
Apr
2017
Division D Table Topics and International Speech Contest

Apr 13, 2017 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Wells Fargo Annex, Floor 2 333 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

Register Online

5:30pm: Registration, light snacks, networking
6:00pm: Contest begins
8:00pm: Contest ends

Cost
$7 Light food and drinks. Feel free to bring your own snacks and beverages.

Pre-registration is mandatory and will close on Wednesday April 13th before 3pm since we must provide guest lists in advance to security. You should bring a government-issued photo ID (Driver's License, State ID, or passport) for Wells Fargo Security.

Contact: Vic Colborn
Email: vcolborn@gmail.com






14
Mar
2017
Area D1 Table Topics and International Speech Contest

Mar 14, 2017 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Wells Fargo Annex, Floor 2 333 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

Register Online

5:30 PM – Networking, Contestant Briefing & Registration
6:00 PM – Welcome
6:10 PM – Table Topic Speech Contest
6:40 PM – BREAK
6:50 PM – International Speech Contest
7:30 PM – Award ceremony

Contact: Nathan Mellin
Phone: 415.341.4585
Email: nathan.mellin@gmail.com






13
Mar
2017
Area D2/Area D4 Table Topics and International Speech Contest

Mar 13, 2017 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Willis Towers Watson, 20th Floor 345 California St, San Francisco, CA 94104, USA

Register Online

Joint Area D2/D4 Contest

5:30pm: Registration, light snacks, networking
6:00pm: Contest begins
8:00pm: Contest ends

Cost
$5 Light food and drinks. Feel free to bring your own snacks and beverages.

Pre-registration is mandatory and will close on Monday March 13th before 2pm since we must provide guest lists in advance to security. You should bring a government-issued photo ID (Driver's License, State ID, or passport) for Willis Towers Watson security.

Parking in and commuting through downtown San Francisco is 'difficult'. Please plan accordingly.

Contact: Vic Colborn
Email: vcolborn@gmail.com






07
Mar
2017
Area D3/Area D5 Table Topics and International Speech Contest

Mar 07, 2017 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

UCSF Byers Auditorium (Genentech Hall) 600 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA

Register Online

Joint Area D3/D5 Contest

5:00 PM - Doors open
5:30 PM – Networking, Contestant Briefing & Registration
6:00 PM – Welcome
6:10 PM – Area D3 Table Topics Contest
6:40 PM – Area D3 International Speech Contest
7:15 PM – BREAK
7:30 PM – Area D5 Table Topics Contest
6:40 PM – Area D5 International Speech Contest
8:30 PM – Award ceremony

Cost
$5 Light food and drinks. Feel free to bring your own snacks and beverages as well.

Pre-registration is strongly encouraged and will close on Tuesday March 7th before 2pm since we must provide guest lists in advance to security. You should bring a government-issued photo ID (Driver's License, State ID, or passport) for UCSF security.

Contact: Geoff Lewis
Email: lewisgm@yahoo.com






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     Division E Contests

Division E  Director Chris Wilson Send Email


06
Mar
2017
Area E1/Area E4 Table Topics and International Speech Contest

Mar 06, 2017 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Wells Fargo Annex, Floor 2 333 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

Register Online

ENTRY FEE IS $5 CASH with prior registration.
$7 on spot registration.
PLEASE BRING EXACT CHANGE

5:00 pm: Networking, Contestant Briefing, and Registration
5:15 pm: Table Topics starts
6:00 pm: BREAK
6:05 pm: International Speech contest begins
7:30 pm: Award ceremony
7:35 pm: Adjourn

Contact: Nur Beg
Phone: 415 216 7347
Email: nbeg99@gmail.com






Area E2 (Division E  Director) Chris Wilson Send Email


Area E3 Director Kameka Walker Send Email


15
Mar
2017
Area E5 Table Topics Contest and the International Speech Contest

Mar 15, 2017 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Wells Fargo Annex, Floor 2 333 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

Register Online

5:00 PM - Registration + Refreshments
5:30 PM - Welcome + Contest Rules
5:45 PM - Table Topics Contest
6:15 PM - BREAK
6:20 PM - Humorous Speech Contest
7:15 PM - Award ceremony

Cost of Admission: $5
Pay through Paypal at kimberlychea@gmail.com
venmo at 209-581-3982 or @kimberly-chea
Square at the door
NO CASH

Contestants have free admission.
Light refreshments will be provided.

Contact: Kimberly
Email: kimberlychea@gmail.com






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