Fight the PowerPoint! Become a Science Presentation Superstar

Saturday, 14 February 2015: 8:00 AM-9:00 AM
Room 212 (San Jose Convention Center)
The ability to deliver effective and engaging oral presentations is a critical skill for students, scientists, and others. Unfortunately, despite the importance of clear communication, too many presentations at conferences and workshops are confusing, abstract, and boring. In this workshop, you will learn several key strategies and tips to make your professional presentations just a little bit better than the rest. Speakers will discuss strategies for presentation planning, show how basic design principles can create more memorable slides, and point you toward an outstanding set online tools and resources. Become a presentation superstar!
Todd Reubold, University of Minnesota
Scott St. George, University of Minnesota