Presentation Guidelines


The allocated time for oral presentations is 20 minutes including questions. Please limit your presentation to a maximum of 17 minutes leaving 3 minutes for questions.

The lecture room will be equipped with a windows XP computer, running Microsoft office 2003 (including PowerPoint) and Adobe Reader version 7. There will be a projector (and audio if required) connected to the computer. Both CD and USB flash drive file transfer will be supported. A computer technician will be available to assist with copying your presentation and operating the computer and projector system.

Presenters should arrive in the lecture room at least 10 minutes prior to the start of the session and introduce themselves to the session chair and computer technician.


The poster session takes place on Thursday 7th September from 16.20- 18.20 on the first floor of the John Hume building (JH5).

Poster boards are 4 ft wide by 6ft high and can accept A0 posters in both landscape and portrait orientations. Posters are mounted on the poster boards with Velcro tabs (provided).

Portrait A0 posters and a minimum font size 20 pt are recommended.