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Guidelines

There will be two kinds of PhD student presentations at the MiCom 2021. The organizing committee invites you to submit abstracts of your contributions!​
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  • PhD Talks
    • Duration: 15 min. presentation + 5 min. discussion with the audience
      Please time yourself and have an appropriate number of slides to finish within time. You will be interrupted if the presentation time exceeds 15 min.
    • Language: English
    • Format: Microsoft PowerPoint or Adobe PDF
      • Use common fonts (e.g. Arial, Calibri, Times New Roman, Verdana). Special fonts might be changed to default.
      • If you add videos to your presentation, please use a common movie format (e.g. AVI or WMV) and send the video to us together with your presentation file.
      • Preferably insert JPEG pictures in your presentations and not TIFF.
      • Add slide numbers (which will facilitate the Q&A discussion)
      • You may add the MiCom2021 logo to your presentation if you wish.
      • Name your file according to the following format:
        student_session_lastname_firstname.fileextension
        Example:
        • student_natural_products_Baker_Tom.pptx
        • student_environment_Appleton_Anne.pdf
    • Send your presentation file to micom@uni-jena.de if your abstract was accepted. No changes will be possible once you sent your presentation file to us.
      Deadline: March 21, 2021
    • A test run will be offered in order to ensure that the technical set-up works out during the conference. This test run is mandatory for all presenters.
  • Lightning Talks

    As a new feature of MiCom 2021, Lightning Talks replace the usual poster sessions.

    • Duration: 3—5 min. presentation + 3—5 min. discussion with the audience
      • Please time yourself and have an appropriate number of slides to finish within time. You will be interrupted if the presentation time exceeds 5 min.
      • Recommendation: 6—7 slides
        • 5 slides for presentation (including front slide)
        • 1 slide for acknowledgements
        • (1 slide for references)
    • Language: English
    • Format: Microsoft PowerPoint or Adobe PDF
      • Use common fonts (e.g. Arial, Calibri, Times New Roman, Verdana). Special fonts might be changed to default.
      • If you add videos to your presentation, please use a common movie format (e.g. AVI or WMV) and send the video to us together with your presentation file.
      • Preferably insert JPEG pictures in your presentations and not TIFF.
      • Add slide numbers (which will facilitate the Q&A discussion)
      • You may add the MiCom2021 logo to your presentation if you wish.
      • Name your file according to the following format:
        lightning_session_lastname_firstname.fileextension
        Example:
        • lightning_natural_products_Baker_Tom.pptx
        • lightning_environment_Appleton_Anne.pdf
    • Send your presentation file to micom@uni-jena.de if your abstract was accepted. No changes will be possible once you sent your presentation file to us.
      Deadline: March 21, 2021
    • A test run will be offered in order to ensure that the technical set-up works out during the conference. This test run is mandatory for all presenters.

Please find details on these and all our other events in our Program overview.