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Slidewriting and Storytelling - How to Create Slides of Your Own Research

A workshop offered by the Bonn Graduate Center.

The goal of this training is to prepare and develop self-explanatory slides from your own research finding, e.g. for a conference, an internal meeting or your thesis defense.


Thursday, May 27, 2021
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Friday, May 28, 2021
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m

Please register your interest in this workshop with your BIGS coordinator by March 9, 2021


Dr. Markus Burger





Target Group

Doctoral students from all subject areas


Research / Research Management


11 units are applicable within the "Doctorate plus" certificate

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Course Content

  • Designing optimal slides
  • Developing concincing research storylines
  • Identifying and visualizing key messages
  • Working step-by-step with your own example

Course Description

In the theoretical part of the training, you will learn techniques for structuring complex information logically and for designing easy-to-understand slides. In the practical part, you will then apply these techniques to your very own research findings. By the end of the training, you will have produced a complete draft of your own academic presentation

After the training, you can discuss your draft with the trainer in a confidential 1:1 coaching session.

Important: This training focuses on the logic of good presentations, it does not cover the use of presentation software like PowerPoint


Bonn Graduate Center


Martina Stephan
+49 228 73-60915


Alte Sternwarte
Poppelsdorfer Allee 47
53115 Bonn

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