Presentations


Tips and guidelines for poster and talk presentations

GENERAL ADVICE:

The links below will take you to good sources of advice that may help you tell an engaging story in November!


POSTER PRESENTATION SPECIFICS:

  • Space allocated for poster presentations will be 3′ wide by 4′ tall. Your poster may be any size equal to or smaller than these dimensions.
  • Special adhesive tape to attach posters to walls MUST be used and WILL be provided at the meeting.


TALK PRESENTATION SPECIFICS:

  • Categories
    • Faculty presenters should plan to talk for no more than 16 minutes, leaving 4 minutes for Q & A.
    • Trainee presenters in the 10-minute category should plan to speak for no more than 10 minutes, leaving 3 minutes for Q & A.
    • Trainee presenters in the 5-minute category should plan to speak for no more than 5 minutes, leaving 3 minutes for Q & A.
  • Presentation files
    • All presentations must be prepared in Microsoft PowerPoint.
    • All speakers are responsible for bringing their talk PowerPoint file (.ppt or .pptx) on a flash drive to the Plaza del Sol Performance Hall by 7:45am on Tuesday, November 6.
    • All presenters should bring an additional copy of their presentation in PowerPoint format as well as a PDF (.pdf) copy.
    • The computer that will be used to run the talk presentations will be a MAC.
    • The file name for your presentation files should be as follows: "LastName_FirstName_CSU-ICM".