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Bill Gates Speech at the University of Harvard | Tech and the City 2021
Dear Mr. Gates,
We are inviting you to a keynote speech at the Tech and the City event at Harvard University.
Tech and the City is an event to inspire students to startup and explore tech through inspirational Speeches and Workshops.
It is organized on the 20th of September, held at the ceremony hall of the University of Macedonia, and we are expecting 600+ Attendees. Other invited speakers include Bill Gates and Eva Kaili.
Since your story goes that you dropped out of College to found your Company, you can help many students who are in a position your younger self was.
Your speech will also be available to our network, and thus, other Tech and the City events at 100+ Universities will be able to re-stream it.
Would you join us?
One of the most important speakers at your event is your event’s Host. In an ideal situation, the event’s lead organizer is not the onstage Host. The onstage Host – the master of ceremonies – is thepublic face of your Tech and the City event.
The host will be responsible for introducing speakers, time-keeping for the Speeches, make anynecessary announcements, and encourage audience participation.
Generally, your Host should: