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Poster Presentation Workshop- all students - Jon Hufford, Brian Quinn and Jake Syma

Poster Presentation Workshop

Creating a poster for presentation at a scholarly conference can be challenging. There are many factors that go into the conception and execution of an outstanding poster, one that stands out from the competition. In this lecture, you will learn the importance of defining your audience, as well as the intricacies and aesthetics of poster design and information layout. You will learn about graphics, color, typography, and other key elements that go into the creation of an award-winning design. The significance of rehearsal and presentation strategies and what factors to consider in effective poster assessment are additional topics that will be covered.  This lecture will help to demystify the poster creation and presentation process and provide participants with the skills that they need to produce and showcase an outstanding poster that demands attention.


Bullet Points:

  • Learn how to design a winning poster that stands out

  • Analyze great posters to understand how they work

  • Discover the best rehearsal and presentation strategies

  • Learn how posters are judged and how to assess yours


Learning Outcomes:

  • Will know who the audience is and the physical and social context in which they are presenting

  • Will be able to incorporate graphic design principles to create an arresting poster

  • Will know how to present the poster and assess its impact

  • Date/time: Friday, Sept. 22, 2-4 pm

    Presenters: Jon Hufford, Brian Quinn, Jake Syma

    Audience: All students


Related LibGuide: Giving Poster Presentations by Jon Hufford

Friday, September 22, 2017
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Lab 150
University Library
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