Poster requirements

Poster Display Guidelines

  • Portrait style, measurements should not exceed a height of 115cm (45 inches) and width of 100cm (39 inches).
  • Oversized posters cannot be accommodated.
  • Poster Board and push pins will be provided at the meeting.

Suggestions for Creating a Successful Scientific Poster

  • Cloth and vinyl posters can be folded and placed in luggage.
  • Text and figures legible 1-2 meters away. Sans Serif fonts are more legible from a distance.
  • Avoid excessive text and organize text using bullet points.
  • Light background with dark colored text is easier to read.
  • Visual aids and graphics appropriate to information you are presenting.
  • Graphics should be high resolution.
  • Consider including a QR code to link to further information about your research.

Suggestions for Parts of a Scientific Poster

  • Title, Authors and Affiliations
  • Introduction
  • Materials and Methods
  • Results
  • Conclusions
  • References
  • Acknowledgments
  • Contact Information

Printing Your Poster

  • Printer should specialize in or have knowledge about printing scientific posters.
  • It is recommended that you bring your poster as a carry on, packed in your luggage, to avoid loss or shipping delays.