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Guidelines for Oral Presentation


  • Each oral presentation will be strictly limited to 20 minutes in total.
  • The Presenter(s) should plan on a 15-minutes presenting period, followed by a 5-minutes Q&A.
  • The Session Chair will signal to the Presenter(s) when there is 10 minutes, 5 minutes, and 1 minutes remaining for the presenting period.
  • For multiple-authored presentations, there may be more than one presenter; however, there will not be additional time given for these presentations.
  • The Presenter(s) must not overrun the allocated time limit; doing so will create inconvenience to other conference delegates.


  • The Presenter(s) should arrive at the Wang Gungwu Theatre at least 10 minutes before the scheduled time.
  • The Presenter(s) should bring the presentation file(s) in a USB Flash Drive and is welcome to make use of the following facilities in the presentation room:
    • Projector
    • Computer with the below configurations:
      • Internet Connection
      • Microsoft Windows 7 English
      • Microsoft Office 2010 English (including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and etc.)
      • Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • Due to the limited support, no special arrangement may be requested