A visual display of a program, paper, or project that is set up in an exhibit space during the conference and staffed by the creator(s). This year our poster presentations will be two hours long and strategically located at the Hawai‘i Convention Center to provide maximum participation. Learn more about Poster Sessions
30-Minute Topical Presentation
A session involving a 20 minute speaker presentation, followed by discussion or a question and answer period. Topical Presentations are an opportunity for a brief presentation of recent findings and information combined with informal discussion between the presenters and the audience. PowerPoint and overhead presentations are welcomed but each presentation must adhere to the given timeframe so as to be considerate of your fellow presenters.
60-Minute Breakout Presentation
A conversation, dialogue, panel or workshop with two presenters. These sessions involve interaction with the participants. It should not be a long paper but rather a discussion that invites participation.
A session involving at least four registered participants including a moderator/facilitator. At least 15 minutes should be left for audience participation. Organizers and presenters will need to design the session and submit a proposal through the Call for Papers Web site. This is a new Pacific Rim Conference opportunity to share vital issues important to your organization and communities.
120-Minute Interactive Workshop
A session involving at least three presenters which is hands-on and provides an extended learning experience for participants.