Information for Presenters
No matter if you are giving a lecture or presenting a poster, check our guidelines on how to prepare your items before the meeting and how to successfully present it at UEG Week.
Learn how to properly prepare your slides and how to upload your presentation to the on-site system. Review checklists for designing your poster and tips for getting the most out of your presentation.
Please come to the Speakers Centre (Main entrance at the Austria Center Vienna) the day before or at least three hours prior to your lecture. Highly experienced technicians will capture your PowerPoint presentation and store it on the central congress server.
You can also check and rehearse your PowerPoint presentation there.
Opening hours of the Speakers Centre
|Friday, October 19||14:00 – 18:00|
|Saturday, October 20||07:30 – 18:00|
|Sunday, October 21||07:30 – 18:00|
|Monday, October 22||07:00 – 18:00|
|Tuesday, October 23||07:00 – 18:00|
|Wednesday, October 24||07:00 – 14:00|
Instructions for interactive formats
If your talk was selected for one of our interactive formats, like audience voting, debate, panel discussion, please read carefully our instructions:
Guidelines for faculty presentations
Invited speakers will be approached with all relevant speaker information and templates a few weeks prior to UEG Week.
Please check the exact presentation time in the online programme. The given presentation time always includes some minutes time for questions and answers at the end of the talk!
Other important points
- Please use the 16:9 format for your presentation slides
Download the UEG Week PowerPoint presentation template
- A declaration of any conflicts of interests is mandatory and must be included as first slide of the presentation.
Download the UEG template
- The Speakers Centre is located in Foyer E on Level 0. It is equipped with PCs where speakers can work on their slides calmly.
- Please hand in your PowerPoint Presentation slides the day before or at least three hours prior to your talk.
Guidelines for oral abstract presentations
Presentation time is 8 minutes plus 4 minutes for audience questions and discussion.
Presentation time is 6 minutes plus 4 minutes for audience questions and discussion.
Other important points
- Each meeting room will be equipped with a notebook and a data projector for PowerPoint presentation.
- PowerPoint presentations must be handed in at least three hours prior to the lecture, preferably the day before.
- Speakers can check and hand in their presentation at the Speakers Centre.
Guidelines for poster presentations
The poster exhibition features four e-poster terminals. All poster presenters are invited to upload their poster on our website prior to UEG Week. These printed posters will be displayed and searchable electronically as e-posters on the poster terminals from Monday until Wednesday. After UEG Week, all e-posters will be published in the UEG Library.
Printed posters are displayed from Monday until Wednesday. The posters are changed daily and are at display from 09:00-17:00 (Monday and Tuesday) and from 9:00-14:00 (Wednesday). Presenters are asked to put up their poster before 09:00 on the day of the presentation and remove it after the end of the viewing period. Posters which have not been removed by 18:00 (15:00 Wed) will be disposed of. Material to put up the poster is available at the poster service desk in the poster area.
Poster champ sessions: Each day 4 sessions will run in parallel from 12:30-13:30 and a poster champ will be selected in each category. These prizes will be awarded at 13:45 each day.
Posters will be displayed from Monday, October 22 until Wednesday, October 24. The posters will be changed daily and are at display during the opening hours of the poster exhibition. Information regarding poster format, set-up and dismantling was sent to the authors along with their notification of acceptance.
UEG offers poster presenters the opportunity to submit and print their posters through an online service. You will receive an email in due course.
In case you have made use of that service, please pick-up your poster at the poster service desk in the poster area:
- Monday, October 22 from 08:00 until 17:30
- Tuesday, October 23 from 08:00 until 17:30
- Wednesday, October 24 from 08:00 until 14:30
All presenters, whether invited faculty or abstract presenters, are required to disclose to those organising and attending meetings any relevant financial or other relationship that may lead to a potential bias.
UEG reserves the right to review the information disclosed for potential conflicts of interest. Please note that the sole responsibility for the content of each presentation lies with the presenting author.
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