Poster Presentations

Many delegates have enjoyed the poster presentations which can be viewed on Thursday in the Information Village area please go along and give the presenters encouragement and suggestions so they can benefit from your experience.

The 2017 conference poster presenters are listed below.  

  • Sally Chalmers Skills for the Future Trainee, Midlothian Council Archives.
  • Drew Ellery Transforming Archives Trainee, Manchester+.
  • Nina Lewis, Monash University, Australia.
  • Shona MacLellan, Skills for the Future Trainee, Tasglann nan Eilean Siar (Western Isles Archives).
  • Anastasia Porteous, Transforming Archives Trainee, St George’s Chapel Archives.
  • Penny Wright, Skills for the Future Trainee, National Records of Scotland.
  • Jane Williams, Transforming Archives Trainee, Wigan Archives Service.

Poster Presenters submission information 

Posters are intended to be a visual exploration of a theme arising from student research or archival projects, and we know that these are always well received at conference. Contributors need to be in attendance to present their posters and are invited into the Information Village part of conference free of charge, but would need to pay delegate fees for attending any conference sessions. Refreshments and lunch will be available. 

Posters will be produced at A1 size and will be printed by ARA at no cost to the participant. Please submit in PDF format, A1 scale, either landscape or portrait mode. A useful introduction to poster design is found here.

The deadline for submissions is 14 July 2017. For further information or to submit a poster, please contact lorraine.logan@archives.org.uk