The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences

Instructions for poster presenters

Presenters of posters at the 2017 Bioinformatics and Genomics Retreat: make sure you read this information about how to prepare and when to put up your poster.

Who can present a poster?

Anyone who registers Students in the Bioinformatics and Genomics PhD program are particularly encouraged to present. This is a great chance for you to discuss your research with faculty, keynote speakers and other experienced researchers.

When will poster sessions be held?

The poster session begins at 6:40 pm on Friday, and at 2:00 pm on Saturday.

When do you need to hang your poster?

Please hang your poster by 3:30 pm at the latest.

Thumbtacks will be provided.

How big should posters be?

Poster boards are 4 foot high by 4 foot wide (120 x 120 cm). Please do not present a poster larger than this.

What information should be included on posters?

  • Information about your research
  • Title
  • List of authors and their affiliations