Best Student Poster Award Criteria & Competition Rules

Last revised at the 29 November, 2014 AOGS Council Meeting in Beijing

AOGS is pleased to announce a Best Student Poster Competition.

Awards shall be in the form of Certificates, to be signed by AOGS President and the Section President, and Complimentary Registrations for Winners to attend AOGS Annual Meeting in the Following Year.

  1. Number of Awards per Section
    1 minimum per Section, and 1 additional award for every 20 student posters.

  2. Student Poster Competition Rules

    1. The lead author student must be present for the Poster Session throughout the Section’s Poster Viewing/Interactive Forum.
      If won, the Best Student Poster award will be awarded only to the presenting author

    2. Poster Question & Answer (Q & A) Session is from 16:00 to 18:00, Tuesday to Friday and
      Presenter Attendance is Required during the Poster Q & A Session

    3. Poster Q & A Session Schedule – AOGS2015 in Singapore

      Poster Q & A Session
      from 16:00 to 18:00
      Poster set-up from 10:30,
      must be completed by 12:30
      Poster tear down from 18:00,
      must be completed by 18:30
      Conference Day 2 Tuesday, 4 August HS, ST
      Conference Day 3 Wednesday, 5 August AS, BG
      Conference Day 4 Thursday, 6 August IG, OS
      Conference Day 5 Friday, 7 August PS, SE

  3. The criteria for evaluating poster presentations are

    1. Scientific quality and novelty;
    2. Poster design
    3. Ability of student presenter to answer questions.
  4. Results will be announced as soon as possible after the conclusion of the poster session.