Poster presentations

The mounting space available for your poster is 95 cm x 160 cm (width x height). The posters are advised to be printed on a paper approximately of A0 size (84.1 cm x 118.9 cm). Posters will be mounted using pins that will be provided on the spot.
There are two poster sessions scheduled in program. The posters for the first session scheduled on Monday, June 16th, should be mounted starting from the registration time and removed after the poster session ends. The posters for the second poster session scheduled on Wednesday, June 18th, should be mounted beginning from the Tuesday morning and removed by Thursday, June 19th.
Poster authors should be prepared to give a one minute “elevator pitch” (  ) of their poster. Poster session chairmen will select those who get this opportunity to present their poster through the loudspeaker system.

  • Uploading of the pdf-prints of the posters will be provided through a uploading service on the conference website for sharing with the conference participants.

Oral presentations
The plenary lectures (15 minutes or 20 minutes) highlight some major research questions relevant to all of us. The parallel sessions reflect the multidisciplinary nature of NCT research. The parallel session presentations (15 minutes) will provide unique opportunities for updates on each speciality. Every presentation will be followed by 5 minutes of discussion. You may check the length of your presentation from the detailed program.

  • The preferred presentation format is PowerPoint; alternatively pdf can be used. Please save your PowerPoint with embedded font.
  • Windows (Windows 7 professional, Office 2010) is the only operating system available for the presentations.
  • Use of own PC or Macintosh for presenting is not possible.
  • Uploading of the presentations will be provided through the conference website.
  • To access the uploading page a password is required. This is sent by email to the registered authors and can be requested from
  • The uploaded presentations are checked for compliance with the presentation computers by the organizer.
  • Alternatively and for late changes presentations can be brought on a CD-Rom or USB memory device to the Speakers Center in the Congress Office.
  • Afterwards the presentations will be made available for the congress delegates in pdf format through a psw protected webpage. Please send a note to the if you do not want this. You can also upload an edited version of your presentation for sharing with the other congress delegates; a pdf-file with a modified name is appreciated.