Poster Guidelines


You may use an existing poster but it must follow these two requirements:

  • The existing poster cannot exceed 4'x 6' feet in size to fit within the poster boards present at the retreat.
  • The poster must have been created for a research project conducted at Stanford University.

If you need to build a poster from scratch you can download the correct size Powerpoint template files here:

If you would like help building or designing you poster, please contact Norm Cyr ( for help. He will gladly help you with your poster design.

POster Printing for the retreat

If you would like to have your poster printed in L206, please submit your poster file by October 20 by 5 pm.

Note: you must be registered for the retreat first, in order to submit a poster.

Upload your file here or email your file to

Name your file using the following format: "last name_first name_2017 Retreat_v01.ppt"

Once your file has been submitted, a quality check will be done and a "soft proof" (pdf) will be sent to you for approval.

Once you approve the soft proof your poster will be printed.

You will be notified when it is ready for pick-up.