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Unformatted text preview: points Document Design for Posters More important for posters than for manuscripts (good design will attract viewers) Font recommendations for manuscripts apply here as well, except fonts should be bigger (the bigger the better) Sans serif for headings, titles Serif for text and captions Be conservative; Dont get fancy Poster Layout Flow logically from top left to lower right of board Use numbers or colored tape to lead the viewer through the poster Maximizing Impact Set up early to catch random browsers Provide handouts (e.g., preprints or extended abstracts) Prepare sign-up sheets or envelopes in which business cards can be left Be sure to follow up promptly after the meeting Some Examples Use good PowerPoint presentations as examples Look around the BNSN hallways...
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This note was uploaded on 03/08/2012 for the course CHEM 391 taught by Professor Vollmer-snarr,h during the Winter '08 term at BYU.
- Winter '08