Research Symposium
Georgia Southern University

Presentation Guidelines

Poster Creation Guidelines

If you are notified that your abstract/proposal for a poster session has been accepted to the Research Symposium, the following links are intended to help you create your poster. If you have questions about your poster, contact Kim Iannacone at

How to Create Your Symposium Poster

Poster Template

Poster Printing Guidelines

Oral Presentation Guidelines:

The oral sessions are one hour long with up to 5 students in each session. Each students will have 10 minutes to present their research with ~1-2 minutes for questions and transition to the next presentation.

Reminders for ALL Participants: 

  • The Research Symposium will be held on Friday, APRIL 19, 2018 in Statesboro, GA at the Nessmith-Lane Conference Center on the Georgia Southern University campus.  (Map link)
  • Whether you are a presenter, co-presenter, or other participant, we ask that you please register in advance. The registration is free and includes a name tag and lunch. The link to register can be found here: Research Symposium Registration
  • Registration begins at 8:00 AM, all posters must be dropped of to the registration table by the time registration ends at 8:45 AM whether you are in the AM or PM session.

Last updated: 11/6/2017