Training Videos by Simon Clews

Simon Clews is the Director of the Melbourne Engagement Lab at the University of Melbourne. He has judged at the Trans-Tasman 3MT semis and finals, and conducted training to many 3MT candidates in different countries. Below is a list of videos where Simon offers tips, tricks and techniques he has gained from judging 3MT all around Australia and training students all over the world, covering five topics from effective communications skills to producing a stunning slide:

1. Getting Started
2. Preparing to Win
3. Writing Your Script
4. The Perfect Presentation
5. The Perfect Slide


Presentations at Briefing Sessions

Presentation notes for the HKU 3MT 2020

Presentation of Dr Mei Li Khong (Champion and People’s Choice Award Winner of HKU 3MT 2018) at the briefing session for HKU 3MT 2019 held on December 4, 2018

Presentation of Dr Carrie Lau (Champion of HKU 3MT 2014) at the briefing session for HKU 3MT 2015 held on December 4, 2014 and for HKU 3MT 2018 held on December 1, 2017

Presentation of Dr Tianyin Liu (Champion of HKU 3MT 2015) at the briefing session for HKU 3MT 2016 held on December 8, 2015 and for HKU 3MT 2017 held on December 13, 2016

Presentation of Dr Cassini Chu (Champion of HKU 3MT 2013) at the briefing session for HKU 3MT 2014 held on December 6, 2013

Presentation of Dr Terence Ng (Champion of HKU 3MT 2012) at the briefing session in 2013

Presentation of Dr Jessica Gallagher of UQ at the briefing session in 2011


English Advisory Services Offered by CAES

The Centre of Applied English Studies (CAES) is offering English advisory services at the Chi Wah Learning Commons. Candidates can book an advisory session in the multimedia room, record their presentations, and the advisory team at CAES will give feedback on the vocal delivery and tips for improvement. Details can be found at