Submission checklist for competitors

  • Poster in PowerPoint file .pptx format?
  • Presentation (excl. bookend slides) displays for no more than 60 seconds?
  • Slides set to advance automatically in PowerPoint?
  • PowerPoint file size no more than 100 MB?
  • No embedded online videos, such as YouTube or Vimeo videos or similar
  • No separate media files: i.e. all media embedded in the PowerPoint file?
  • All video and audio starts automatically and loops continuously?
  • All video and audio is optimised and compressed?
  • First slide and last slide from template included, i.e. the title slide and references slide?
  • References included for any resources used to create your entry?
  • Acknowledgements included for people, or groups, who helped with your project or entry?
  • Citations included for any media used or created, including images, audio and video files?
  • Does the use of media, including images, audio and video files, comply with copyright legislation and regulations?
  • Text font size no smaller than 14 pt?
  • Page setup in PowerPoint the same as for the template? (i.e. page setup not changed?)
  • Required information included on the poster as specified in the template: Introduction, Research Significance, Method, Results, Conclusion?
  • Text on the entry proof-read?
  • Valid Twitter/Instagram handle and ORCiD included on title slide? | click here to visit the ORCiD website
  • Entry tested using PowerPoint 2013 for Windows?