Designing and Presenting Scientific Posters

Designing and Presenting Scientific Posters27.10.2021 09:00 - 17:00 (Mi)

GraduateCenterLMU Online Workshop for Doctoral Candidates

Doctoral candidates often face the challenge to present scientific posters at meetings. The creation of adequate posters is usually not a matter of just a few hours. Special care has to be taken to adjust contents and design to a typical brief presentation in a poster session. How to make a poster attractive and scientifically correct at the same time? This is one of many questions that will be dealt with in this online workshop.

Workshop topics:

  • Aims of poster presentations
  • The anatomy of scientific posters: Vital parts and add-ons
  • Preparations to be taken ahead of the creation of posters
  • Evaluation of "suboptimal" posters: What makes a bad poster?
  • The essentials of a good poster
  • Participants generate drafts of important poster parts: Title, Introduction, Conclusion
  • How to present a poster and how not to present a poster

Language of workshop: English

Target group: Doctoral candidates of LMU Munich from the Life Sciences (the number of participants is limited)

Certificate of attendance: Participants will receive a certificate of attendance from the GraduateCenterLMU.

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