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Information for Poster Presenters 2020

Last updated: 2020-08-13


We're Going Virtual!

This year's symposium is a virtual event. Because of this, we will not have the usual in-person poster session. Instead, we will accept electronic versions of your poster in PDF format.

Poster presenters will also have the opportunity to record a summary of their research. Please send links to your video to

If you are NOT planning on presenting a poster, you are making a mistake!

Here's why:

  • It gets your work in front of members of the academic, public and commercial Infosec communities
  • It raises your own profile in this community. Many CERIAS alumni have told us that presenting a poster led directly to career opportunities after graduation
  • It makes you eligible for *cash prizes* presented to the best posters

Step 1

Register your poster.

NOTE: You MUST register at the link above. This is the only way we will know you are participating in the virtual poster session.

Step 2

Download the CERIAS Template here

Send your poster in PDF FORMAT to

Step 3

(Optional but strongly encouraged). Record a brief video (up to 6mins) in MP4 format. Send a link to download it to

Suggestions for Recording
Use any of the following: use a mobile device, record with Zoom, or record with WebEx. Upload your video to Google Drive, Dropbox, or Purdue FileLocker.

Step 4

Register as an symposium attendee.