"The more strikingly visual your presentation is, the more people will remember it. And more importantly, they will remember you."
Research posters are widely used in academic conferences as a way for scholars to share work in progress and to gain valuable feedback from their peers about their work. They are designed to summarize information and present it in an attractive way that generates discussion. Generally, posters are a combination of text mixed with visuals to explain aspects of the research project.
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