WeVoi is an online public speaking competition for young people from all over the world, eager to voice their ideas and make a change.
This challenge provides a platform for speakers aged 10 to 19 to realize their potential, raise their voice, and share it with others.

Calling All Young Speakers

“The future is bright because…”

“Born to inspire not to impress” 


Barbara has worked in theatre for nearly forty years both as a voice & acting coach and as a director, working at the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Old Vic. She now works freelance coaching individual actors including Daniel Radcliffe and Jude Law, and working on shows including The Ferryman and The Curious Incident of The Dog in The Night Time.

Barbara Houseman

During Chloe’s time managing a series of productions as a freelance director/producer; she has always been passionate about producing footage that combines creativity with education. These include producing several TED talks, short films, education workshops at the Royal Opera House and teaching children how to make their own movies at the Young Film Academy.

Chloe Mattei

Lisa is a Global Voice, Personal Impact and Presentation Skills Coach with extensive experience and a career spanning more than 20 years. Lisa’s work has ranged from working with actors to public speakers, politicians, executives, and CEOs across the public and private sectors. Her clients have included Coca-Cola, EP, Amazon, Barclays, JP Morgan, Metropolitan Police and the Ministry of Defence.

Lisa Åkesson

Alan worked as singer and actor at the Royal Opera Covent Garden and in the West End. He has coached singers and actors and presenters at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, Channel 4, and Sky Sports. Voice and acting coaching have taken him to Paris, Rome, Vienna and Berlin. Business clients come from major financial institutions, government departments, and international corporations.

Alan Woodhouse

Jon has worked as a designer at games companies including Sony and Electronic Arts, and as a professional stand-up comic for a few years, so he knows how to engage and motivate. Occasionally he can be funny too. Now, as a coach and speaker, he teaches effective communication, using his personal skills to both show and tell.

Jon Torrens

Sylvie is a Chinese-Canadian professional voice coach currently based in London, UK. Her expertise is in vocal performance for effective communication, impactful presentations, public speaking and accent work. She also specialises in intercultural communication for international audiences, diversity and inclusion through practical voice work in the corporate and creative/performing arts industries within the UK, Europe Canada and the USA.

Sylvie Lui

Marilyn is an educator for 16 years having served as an English teacher for the New York State Department of Education for 9 years and private educational facilities for an additional 7 years. She is concluding her Master of Arts in Liberal Studies at The CUNY Graduate Center and pursuing her Doctorate Degree in Urban Education.

Marilyn Mateo


If you are an enthusiastic teacher, educator or school leader who wants to involve your students with a thriving social enterprise, connect your school to an international network, and make a difference, then this is the opportunity for you!



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