free public speaking workshop will be held during the Fair of FAS, not Sunday (17)

15 June 2018 - The proposed action is to contribute to the development of young people and adults in the labor market through the voice interview preparation


One of the highlights of all editions since the inauguration of FAS Fair is the Citizenship Space, that seeks to provide free services to the population ranging from training for personal and professional conduct job interviews, preparing resumes, etc.. Not Sunday (17), during programming of the fair, participants will take part in a workshop on enhancements and techniques of public speaking, from 9am.

The public speaking course is developed for 10 years for coach, communications specialist, speaking and storytelling, lidiane Assante, professor of higher education at a university, in Manaus. The proposal is to provide future candidates for job openings techniques of how to behave during interviews and public speaking situations demanding, plus advice on how to behave in personal and professional tasks, known as Personal Branding.

According to figures released by the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) on 17 May this year, Manaus is placed as 3rd in the ranking of Brazilian federal capital with highest unemployment. Even with the current unemployment scenario, the teacher confirms that the lack of preparation of candidates is known in selection processes.

"Oftentimes, which contributes to the failure to obtain a vacancy, It is the applicant organization with its own curriculum, inadequate clothing and accessories during the interview, etc.. All this is assessed during selection processes ", Assante points.

According to Professor, preparation for job interviews require prior knowledge of the candidate of the company's operating areas and has clear to you all your professional attributes.

"Sometimes they have good looks and safety, but this alone is not enough to ensure employment opportunity, it is necessary to speak about their skills or why they are choosing that company to work and, during this process, they lack security of their own knowledge. The course is a free way to contribute to these future professionals ", said.

The citizenship of work done in all editions of FAS Fair has provided for over 50 youth services that contribute to the preparation and professional development for the inclusion of these in the labor market. All activities are free and taught by volunteer professionals with years of experience in Manaus market.

"Due to the current crisis of jobs across the country and the specific unemployment scenario manauara citizen, the Citizenship Space is a democratic way to provide relevant issues and deliver free services that contribute to the development of the entire population ", said the coordinator of Agenda FAS Sustainable Cities, Paula Gabriel Carramaschi.

The FAS Fair is free and is part of Agenda FAS Sustainable Cities, that seeks to develop projects focused on the concepts of improvement of the city and urban sustainability, from the social mobilization and engagement, as Sustainable Turning Manaus, Reus, Dia Only, Sustainable chat and Award Turn Manaus. The event is held in partnership with the cultural producer Jander Manauara and Sustental Project.

Schedule FAS Fair

In addition to public speaking workshop, the third edition of FAS Fair will take place from 8 am to 20h on Sunday (17) and will be broadcast live from the premiere of Brazil in the match against Switzerland in straight World Cup Rostov on Don, Russia. Throughout the event, happen cultural attractions, musical, workshops and entertainment for children. Since the first fair, It has been over 100 Exhibitors leading varieties, as clothing, accessories, crafts, and others, and also part of the gastronomic space of the fair. Check out the musical attractions:

10h – Playlist of the fair

12h – Maracatu echo of buttresses

14h – live broadcast of the game Brazil

16h – Paul Kabessa and Lovers group of bohemia (samba)

17h30 – Gramophone

19h – Dj M.Beats


O Country: public speaking course with Lydia Assante professor at FAS Fair

When: Sunday (17), 9h

Where: Amazonas Sustainable Foundation (FAS), na Rua Álvaro Braga, 351, Park 10 November

As: Free