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Conference Presentation & Poster Day

Micronova, Big Seminar Hall, Tietotie 3, September 21 & 28, 2011 (same contents) Map, connections

The seminar is organized mainly to  Aalto University Graduate programmes: GETA, PaPSaT, RYM-TO & EST. After September 11 the registration is open to all. Note also to fill in and send the NEEDS form to the lecturers by September 15! (pls, see below). 

Free positions, welcome to registrate!! Rememeber to send the NEEDS form (see below!)

REGISTRATION  to September 21  untill September 19

REGISTRATION to September 28

Instructors: Andy and Steve Langdon, Langdons Ltd.

To help us ensure we give you a useful day could you please tell us about some of your priorities. Many thanks in advance, Andy & Steve. Please fill in the NEEDS form and send by email to address given in it by September 19. 


The active training seminar day is intended mainly to doctoral students from graduate schools mentioned above, when vacant seats all are welcome. Max number of participants / day is 45.


by eAGE GETA, PaPSaT, RYM-TO & FICS students by September 11, during September 12 - 19 others.


The focus of this one day intensive training will be equip you with some fundamental and advanced presentation tools which will enable you to:

  • get interest in your poster in a few minutes
  •  tailor your message to different audience types
  •  activate / open up and manage INTERESTING discussion
  •  innovative process and structure to presentations which ACTIVATE the audience
  • changing attitudes to traditional presenting to make sure we really ENGAGE the audience
  • deliver ad hoc presentations off the cuff
  • we can also look at some LOBBYING skills to help give confidence AND tailor the presentation message

Aim is that after our day together you will leave with:

  • More confidence as a presenter
  • New ideas to make your posters more dynamic & interesting
  • Tools to open up and facilitate discussion


Seminar is held during 9 - 16. Coffee is availabe (free) before start at 8:45 and during afternoon break at 14:30. There is a canteen at Micronova or at TUAS (close by) for lunch (own cost).

Contact persons: Marja Leppäharju,Tuulia Puustinen, Piia Simpanen & Suvi Laukkanen (