Making effective oral and poster presentations

Provider: International Livestock Research Institute, Kenya

Date: 6, 7 & 8 April 2021

Duration: Three 0.5 day sessions

Overview: The course gives an overview of how to plan and deliver effective oral and poster presentations. Key topics will include:

  • Why presentation skills matter/are a game changer
  • Key elements of a good oral and poster presentation
  • Key elements of non-verbal communication
  • Tips for reducing anxiety
  • The power of rehearsals
  • Common mistakes
  • Understanding and engaging your audience
  • Slide and poster design tips
  • Managing time
  • Managing Q&A

The course will be highly interactive with groupwork sessions.

Requirements: Attendees must have a good internet connection and be able to access Zoom.