Information for presenters

Please submit your digital poster to geosymposiumabstracts@gmail.com by or before April 28th. Please include a 1 to 3 minute audio recording of you presenting your work as a compatible audio file (e.g., .mp3) which can be done at: https://online-voice-recorder.com/ and include it with your poster.

To prepare your abstract:

  • Please follow the format for abstract submission: (downloadable file here)
  • Save the document titles as “Last name of 1st author, Abstract, 2021”

When ready to submit, email the final version to: geosymposiumabstracts@gmail.com with the subject line “Last name of 1st author, Abstract 2021”.

To prepare a poster:

  • Posters can be a maximum of 36”x36” and should be easily read from 6 feet away.
  • Recommendations for font sizes:

Paragraphs: at least 24 point

Headers: at least 36 point

  • Every poster should have a title and author list with affiliations at the top. Posters should be well-organized, professional and self-explanatory. Your presentation must cover the material described in your abstract.

To prepare an oral presentation:

Please prepare your talk using Microsoft PowerPoint. You are allotted a total of 15 minutes. This time frame includes 12 minutes for presenting and 3 minutes for questions. Time limits are strictly enforced to not take away from other presenters. Your presentation must cover the material described in your abstract.