Presentation Skills 101: How not to be rubbish


Presenting your work is a fact of academic life. You’ve got team meetings, conferences, funding pitches and engagement to do, so you'd better do it well. Its also crucial that you can communicate effectively across disciplines and outside of research to industry or the public. These are skills no researcher should be without.

This session will give you a solid grounding in how to make your presentations better, more effective and impactful. We cover aspects of

·         Purpose and engagement

·         Choosing content and structure

·         Delivery skills (inc talking to camera)

·         Slide design

Come along for a crash course in how not to be rubbish at research presentations.

The Vitae Researcher Development Framework

This session maps on to Domain C of the Vitae Framework: Engagement, influence and impact which includes the sub-domain areas of:

  • D1: Working with others
  • D2: Communication and dissemination
  • D3: Engagement and impact
The Vitae Researcher Development Framework