National Conference on
Extended Reality and Healthcare: New Frontiers
Pre-conference workshop: 20 July 2023 | Conference: 21-22 July 2023
Organized by
   Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal


Guidelines for Poster presentation

  • Participants must bring their own printed posters.
  • Posters should be of 3 ft X 4 ft in portrait orientation.
  • Posters will be presented to the judges during the poster presentation session.
  • Prepare for about 3 minutes of presentation to the judges.
  • In order to convey a series of points effectively, use numbered or bulleted lists.
  • Do not set entire content in uppercase (all capitals) or boldface type.
  • Font size to be used should be large enough to read from a distance of 3 to 4 feet.
  • Poster Title: Prepare a banner at the top of the poster indicating the abstract title, authors, affiliations, and presenter’s name should be underlined.
  • Poster content can include the following (but, not restricted to) points
    • Introduction
    • Methods
    • Results
    • Conclusion

Guidelines for Oral presentation

Total duration: 10 minutes per speaker
  • Presentation: 7 minutes
  • Question and answer: 3 minutes
When preparing your presentation slides, please note the following
  • Use Microsoft PowerPoint.
  • Slides must be set in 16:9 format (on PowerPoint, click on 'Design' tab/ select slide size 'Widescreen [16:9]’)
  • Font size recommended: 32-36 for the title and 24-28 for the text
  • For text clarity, we suggest using the following fonts: Arial, Verdana or Tahoma.
  • In the first slide, indicate the title of the work, authors & their affiliations along with your college, university/company’s name
  • Do not overload the slides with information. Do not read from the slide word by word. It is advisable to follow eight/eight rule which says maximum of 8 words in a line & not more than 8 lines in a slide.
  • If you are using a video:
    • Video file must be provided separately from presentation (must be in MP4 format )
    • Please ensure you use a holding slide where the video is to be inserted/ label your video file clearly.
  • Please submit your presentation slides to in advance of the conference, latest by 17 July 2023. This will allow enough time to test the presentations/videos, to ensure smooth running on the day. Please rest assured all data will be treated confidentially.
  • Slide changer along with a pointer shall be provided by the organizers
  • There will not be any interruption by the audience during the presentation. Queries & questions are directed to the presenter at the end of the presentation

Should you have any other questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

On behalf of the Scientific Committee, we would like to thank you for your contribution to and we look forward to seeing you.

Contact Details

Department of Basic Medical Sciences
Manipal Academy of Higher Education
Madhav Nagar, Manipal - 576104
Udupi, Karnataka, India

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