Presentation requirements

Overall requirements 

  • The Jury and the participants and have to follow the rules and requirements of ISC 2019.

  • Active participants hold full responsibility for their performance at ISC 2019 including preperation of presentations and posters. Posters have to be placed in their intended places that will be marked with author's name and title of the abstract.

  • The procedure of the sections of ISC 2019 is determined by the rules and requirements of the Organising committee of ISC 2019. The Jury and the participants are not allowed to arbitrary change the procedure without prior agreement with the Organising committee.


Oral presentations

  • Oral presentations must be presented in English

  • Presentations must be created in Microsoft Office Powerpoint *.ppt or *.pptx format (Microsoft Office 2013 compatible). Presenters take full responsibility of the presentation quality and file format

  • The first slide of the presentation should include the Title, Authors and Scientific research supervisor. The presentation should follow the same structure as the abstract

  • Presentation should last no longer than 7 minutes, followed by a 3 minute discussion

  • The presentation session coordinator has the right to interrupt any report or discussion after the given time has elapsed

  • Only one author can be the presenter (Active participant) and is obliged to participate in the discussion. Other co-authors (Passive participants) can also take part in the discussion

  • Oral presentations have to be sent to info.isc@rsu.lv until April 2nd 23.59 EET 


Case reports and small case series

  • Presentation should last no longer than 5 minutes, followed by a 3 minute discussion

  • All other requirements for oral presentations also apply to case reports


Poster presentations

  • A poster should be prepared as a vertically oriented A1 size paper (594 x 841 mm / 23.4 x 33.1”)

  • Presentations should last no longer than 3 minutes, followed by a 2 minute discussion

  • Posters must be hung for display at the conference venue before the poster sessions

  • All other requirements for oral presentations also apply to poster presentations