Information for Presenters

Irish Gerontological Society Annual and Scientific Meeting

70 Years of Change 1951-2021

#igs2021 @irishgerontsoc

18th November 2021

Information for Presenters


Oral Presentations

Please email your presentation by Friday 12 November to Julie Carr at in PowerPoint format only. Due to the high volume of abstracts we have received please include in the subject line of your email your abstract number and in your opening line of your email please quote your abstract title.

Please name the presentation file with your abstract number and session. For example if you are presenting abstract number 157 in the 70 Years of Change session please label your file as follows: 157_70 Years of Change

Guidelines for Presenting

You will have 10 minutes to present, (7 for presentation and 2-3 for questions). As the meeting is virtual and to ensure the meeting runs to time the Co-Chairs have been asked to be strict with timekeeping. It is imperative that you are able to deliver your presentation in the time allocated especially for colleagues preparing to present after you. On the day, it is likely that you will be screen sharing your device with your slides. The link for the ASM will be sent in advance to you with the meeting being held over Zoom.

All presenters will receive an email link to attend the Meeting If you are a current member of IGS your attendance at the meeting is included in your membership fee. If you are unsure if you are a current member please contact to confirm.

If for whatever reason you are not in a position to present your work especially in the lead up to the meeting, please contact

One minute Poster Presentations

 An email has been sent to all 1 minute poster presenters outlining details on the presentation summarising your poster. This pre-recorded presentation is to accompany your poster as a pdf file.  Please note that an audio not video presentation is required. Please follow all instructions in the previous email regarding your poster. You do not need to be present at the poster hour for the presentation. Please ensure that this poster is uploaded by November 12th.