Subsection of Indian Academy of Neurology

14-16 August 2020

Guidelines for E Poster
  • Posters should be made in Powerpoint (.PPT) or .pptx and must be converted to PDF
  • The slide in PDF is preferred as the formatting will not change
  • The current Powerpoint has a feature that enables ‘Save as’ PDF. For earlier versions, you may need to install ‘2007 Microsoft Office Add-in: Microsoft Save as PDF or XPS’
  • Maximum number of slides per E-poster shall be restricted to THREE
  • Total size of the presentation should not exceed 2 MB
  • All slides should be in landscape format (size not exceeding – A0 size; 84 cm in Height and 118 cm in breath)
  • Animation/movies/sounds will not be supported; please submit in a static PPT format only
  • Upload the E-poster before 31st July 2020.

Design specifications
  • The E-poster needs to be created as per the example format attached
    • Each slide title should be placed in a title placeholder

    • The text should include Introduction, Aim, Methods, Results, Conclusion and Acknowledgements

  • The poster should be self-explanatory. Text should be brief and well organized
  • It is suggested that font size of the text should be at least 28 points. The typeface chosen should be a simple and clear one (e.g. Helvetica, Calibri, Arial, Tahoma)
  • Color suggestions :
    • When using light backgrounds (white, yellow, light blue) we suggest using dark fonts (black, navy blue, dark green)

    • When using dark backgrounds (blue, purple) we suggest using light fonts (white, yellow, cyan)

    • Avoid using red or green in any fonts or backgrounds as they are colors that are difficult to read

  • Illustrations, images and photographs used in the E-poster should be enlarged enough to show relevant details