Table Topics is the impromptu speaking portion of the meeting.
Table Topics begins after the prepared speech presentations. The Toastmaster of the meeting will introduce the Topicsmaster who will walk to the lectern and assume control of the meeting. The Topicsmaster will give a brief description of the purpose of Table Topics and mention if the topics will carry a theme.
The Topicsmaster will state the question or topic briefly and then call on a respondent. Each speaker will receive a different topic or question and participants will be called upon at random.
When you’re asked to respond to a topic, come to the front of the room and give your response. Your response should last one to two minutes.