Poster Presentation Instructions

This year’s poster presentation will be in the format of 4 PowerPoint slides with audio (and video if you wish). An extra intro slide is also allowed. The file should be in video format (*.mp4, *.mov, *.avi).
PowerPoint (Windows) has this function built into it and instructions can be found online but feel free to use any video editing software you are comfortable with. (A recorded zoom call to yourself will work also).
Please note videos over 3 mins will be disqualified.

Naming the file
The file name should start with your poster number, then underscore, then your reference Number, then Underscore, then your Surname. (details can be on the SOH2021 website (
Example:- 80_SOH21AS2544_Walsh.mp4

This year the poster will be previewed by the judges 3 days before the meeting and you may be asked questions through the text function on the meeting platform ( ) on the day of the meeting.
For this reason the posters must be submitted before the 23th February 12 midnight 

All presenters will be required to register for the event and answer any questions posed to them by the judges.

When your presentation is ready please forward it to Dara Walsh (

This can be done (for free) through
Please put in the message section which poster session (ie General, ENT,Anaesthesia, Orthopaedic) the poster relates to.

Should you need any further information please contact

Many thanks

SOH Team

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