As a poster presenter, you will be provided a dedicated space at the event to display your work in the form of a poster. While there is not formal presentation to accompany your poster, you should be ready to provide explanations and answer questions in relation to the material presented on your poster.
When planning and designing your poster, make sure it is self-explanatory. However, you are also expected to be available during certain hours at the event to interact with the audience and address their questions.
How to design an effective poster
Here are a few tips to make sure your poster presentation is engaging and insightful:
Use the graphics strategically and make sure each serves a specific purpose;
Your presentation must present original content;
Don’t add too much information to the poster, however, you also need to make sure that the information you do add is enough to convey the findings;