postertips

postertips - Tips for Effective Poster Presentations...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Tips for Effective Poster Presentations Through the process of trial and error, scientific societies and veteran poster presenters have come up with the following rules of thumb for effective poster presentations. 1. Prepare a banner in very large type containing a descriptive title, the authors, and their affiliations. This banner should be situated high up on the poster so it can be seen above peoples heads from a distance of l5 to 20 feet. 2. Bracket the poster with an introduction at the beginning and a list of conclusions at the end. Remember that many, people will read only these two parts of your poster. 3. Make the flow of information in a poster explicit with the use of inch-high numerals. The flow of information should be organized in columns running down the poster not in rows running across it. 4. The poster should be self-explanatory, so that its main points will be communicated even if you are not there. But dont load it down with large amounts of methodological detail or lists if you are not there....
View Full Document

Page1 / 3

postertips - Tips for Effective Poster Presentations...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online