The first event was the annual district conference of the Toastmasters International (TI) organization. 12 selected Kids Speakers had the opportunity to meet some of the past winners of the TI World Championship of Public Speaking (WCPS). Shurooq Albanna, 3rd place winner in the 2013 WCPS and Dananjaya Hettiarachchi, a Sri Lankan and the first Asian to win the WCPS in 2014. They also met with Gerald Green, pioneer of the organization in Malaysia.
After the heady encounter with the past winners, the Kids Speakers then observed a speech contest from which a winner was selected to represent this region in the USA.