Poster Guidelines

Posters will be presented as a hardcopy poster, please use the following instructions when preparing your poster:

  1. The poster size is A0 (841 mm wide x 1188 mm high).
  2. Poster orientation must be portrait.
  3. Posters will be grouped based on Session and numbered according to AbstractID. Please ensure your poster is placed under the correct AbstractID.
  4. It is the author’s responsibility to place their posters on the boards using Velcro (authors to supply own Velcro).
  5. Authors are encouraged to provide handouts, e.g., copies of poster panels or extended abstracts. No hardware, computers, books, accessories, or saleable items may be displayed.


Suggestions for Hard Copy Posters:

  • The poster title: appear across the top of the poster, font size example Arial 96 in bold.
  • The author/s name, address and organisation should appear below the title, font size 30 
  • The headings and sub-headings: font size 48 in bold
  • The letters in the text: font size 32 point, line spacing: at least 1.5
  • The institutions and collaborators’ logos: at the bottom of the poster

Use contrasting colours where appropriate in graphs, charts& diagrams.