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Designing and Preparing (virtual) Scientific Posters

A workshop offered by the Bonn Graduate Center.

An effective poster presentation requires a cleverly designed poster, an appropriate use of language and special techniques in presenting (both online and offline). This workshop will give you the skills you need to create professional, attractive and high-impact (virtual) posters and give you the opportunity to practice the communication skills needed to make your research interesting and accessible for you audience.

Online-Workshop

Tuesday, July 20, 2021
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday, July 21, 2021
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m

Trainer

Dr. Karin Bodewits
 

Language

English

Location

Online

Target Group

Doctoral candidates from all subject areas

Track(s)

Research

Certificate

16 units are applicable within the "Doctorate plus" certificate

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Course Content

  • Learn how to design a scientific poster
  • Learn to pitch a poster
  • Learn to adapt to different audiences
  • Learn how to have an effective Q&A session
  • Learn the basics of self-presentation at conferences

Course Description

This course will give you the skills you need to create professional, attractive and high-impact (virtual) posters and give you the opportunity to practice the communication skills needed to make your research interesting and accessible for you audience.

 In this course you will learn more about:

  • Your audience and their needs
  • Crafting the 'story' of your poster
  • Design (virtual) posters - structures, layout, software, colours, lures, visual impact and best / worst practice examples
  • Graphical abstracts
  • How to present your data
  • How to write an engaging abstract
  • Dialogues and Q&A sessions
  • The communication skills needed to make your research interesting and accessible for your audience
  • Basic self-presentation skills - presenting yourself, your research and the poster
     

Contact

Bonn Graduate Center

Contact

+49 228 73-60141

graduiertenzentrum@uni-bonn.de

Address

Alte Sternwarte
Poppelsdorfer Allee 47
53115 Bonn

Also see

Certificate Doctorate plus

Acquire the Doctorate plus Certificate in one of our three career tracks.

Qualification Program    Doctorate plus

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