Annual Conference Of

Indian Rheumatology Association

Speaker Guidelines

Speaker Guidelines
  • The speakers should have their current designation and Affiliation on their first slide. The second slide is reserved for Conflict of Interest Declaration. In case there is nothing to declare, the side should state so.
  • We will be recording all the sessions and will distribute in CD format among the IRA members to spread the knowledge. Please inform if you don’t want your sessions to be recorded.
  • Please be advised not to use your own laptops. All sessions are equipped with a PC running Windows 7 and using PowerPoint 2010. It will not run PowerPoint 95 or earlier. Windows Vista or Apple Mac will not be supported.
  • The speakers and the Chair should ensure that the program sticks to the allotted time. The last 3 minutes of each time slot is earmarked for questions and answers.
  • The slides for all talks should be loaded from a central Preview Room at least 3 to 4 hours in advance. All those with early morning sessions should submit their slides the previous day. Please also ensure that the slides are saved such that they open in different versions of MS PowerPoint.
  • Kindly send a brief CV in four lines to be used for Introduction of the Faculty by the compere along with a digital scanned photograph (for use in the mobile app) within 1 week.
  • We request the pleasure of your company at the IRA/Faculty Dinner on 6th December 2018 at the Alfresco Grand, Machkhowa starting at 18:30 hrs. As it is boat cruise, once left it cannot come back. It will take approx. 1 hour from the venue or the hotels to Alfresco Grand.

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