At least one author of the poster must be registered to attend the congress. Presenting authors are required to register by the 30th of April 2023 and will qualify for the early registration fee. Registration can be done online. (https://www.saafost2023.org.za/registration/)
All posters must conform to the following guidelines:
A0 – 841mm x 1090 mm PORTRAIT.
A poster should include a clearly visible title at the top centre, followed by author and affiliation information underneath, including e-mail address / addresses.
Effective visual display of information is essential in a poster presentation. To achieve this goal, author(s) should concentrate on two or three main points and should prefer graphic displays over text to illustrate their message effectively. Overall, a poster should have more graphics than text. In addition, graphics should be simple to understand, with contrasting colours and no grid lines.
Poster text should be easily readable from a distance of 1-2 metres, and 1.5 or 2 lines of spaces should be used between each line. It is advised that authors should also pay attention to the following points:
Please carry double sided tape to stick up your poster. The congress organisers will provide Prestik as a backup.
Kindly note that a poster presentation is not required however poster presenters should be present at their poster during the poster sessions / breaks if possible.