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Invited speakers have a 25 minutes time slot – please prepare a PowerPoint presentation that lasts for up to 20 minutes maximum to allow 5 minutes for discussion after your talk.
Short Talk Presentations have a 10 minutes time slot – please prepare a PowerPoint presentation that lasts for up to 7-8 minutes maximum to allow 2-3 minutes for discussion after your talk.
Speed Talk Presentations have a 5 minutes time slot – please prepare a PowerPoint presentation that lasts for up to 4 minutes maximum (speed talks in the ‘Biochemical education’ session have a 10 mins).
If using a PowerPoint presentation (or any other PC-based application), please bring it on a USB Memory stick and load it on one of the Congress computers in the Speakers' Ready Room at least 2 hours before the start of the session where you are speaking. The Speakers' Ready Room will be marked clearly with signage at the Congress venue.
If combining video films with PowerPoint, please make sure to check it in the session hall where your lecture is taking place during a coffee or lunch break prior to your session, at least 30 minutes before the start of the session.
Important note for Macintosh users
In order to use a MAC presentations on a PC-compatible computer please note that you need to prepare it according to the instructions below, before bringing it to the Speakers' Ready Room:
- Use a common font, such as Arial, Times New Roman, Verdana etc. (special fonts might be changed to a default font on a PowerPoint based PC).
- Insert pictures as JPG files (and not TIF, PNG or PICT - these images will not be visible on a PowerPoint-based PC).