Monday, 5 November 2007

Instructions for video presentations

Video presentations will firstly be valued for their communication efficiency in reporting the pertained research. Creativity, aesthetics and the potential for being presented to a wider audience as a science mini-documentary are also highly valued. Notwithstanding, video presentations must contain all the information reported in an oral/poster presentation, i.e. theoretical background, problem, methods, results and a discussion.

Video presentations should not exceed 15 minutes and must have a minimum duration of 10 minutes. After the video presentation author(s) have 5 minutes for questions and answers

Accepted formats are AVI and MPEG4, although exceptionally other formats may be acceptable.

All video presentations will enter the video contest unless otherwise indicated by the author(s).