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How to Build a Great Poster

Event Type
Conference/Workshop
Sponsor
University Library
Location
The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.
Date
Mar 13, 2014   10:00 - 10:50 am  
Speaker
Merinda Hensley, Instructional Services Librarian, learnlib@library.illinois.edu
Cost
Free
Registration
Registration
Originating Calendar
Savvy Researcher Workshops - University Library

Poster sessions at conferences and professional meetings are a way to visually convey the details of your research or conclusions. Used in a variety of disciplines from the sciences to the social sciences, great posters need a defined organization strategy. This hands-on workshop will introduce you to the basics of technology, design and presentation.

  • Use PowerPoint to create a single slide for your poster
  • Overview of design principles for an effective poster
  • Suggestions for effective communication at the poster session
  • Where to get your poster printed

http://uiuc.libguides.com/researchposter

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