Presenter Resources

Presenting at DDW

DDW looks forward to welcoming all poster presenters, lecture presenters and moderators to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in June. Presenters can view full invitation details, including a full listing of all presentations in their sessions, by logging in online. Once logged in, click the “Messages” tab and select “Invitations.” On the invitation page, click the plus sign next to “Session Information” to see a full listing of speaker names, presentation titles and times for the session.

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Poster Presenters

Poster presentations will take place Saturday through Tuesday in the DDW Poster Hall, located in the Hall C of the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. The Poster Hall will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. to attendees. Presenters should be present at their poster boards to answer questions from noon to 2 p.m. on the day of their scheduled presentation.

For full information on formatting your poster and instructions on how to submit a free ePoster, please view the DDW 2018 Poster Presenter Guidelines.

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Lecture Presenters

Lecture presenters are asked to visit Speaker Headquarters, located in Salons A/B/C, to upload their slides in advance of their presentations, pick up a speaker ribbon and reserve time in the Speaker Practice Room, located in Salon E.

Please read the full Lecture Presenter Guidelines to learn more about formatting and uploading your presentation.

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Moderators will receive information on their sessions responsibilities and instructions on accessing abstracts and viewing presenter slides by email in April.

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