How to Construct a Poster Presentation

Poster Presentation

  • Consider the most important research information to present
  • Who is the audience
  • Will you accompany the poster?
  • Is the poster self-explanatory?
  • Concise…
  • Use pictures to create additional understanding
  • Do not crowd the presentation


Elevator Speech

  • Create a brief explanation of your research


  • Have contact information
  • Network
  • Do not include your abstract as part of the poster, have it as a handout.

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Creating a Poster Presentation PPT

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