KDD 2017 Poster Presentation Instructions

ALL accepted papers in both research and applied data science tracks are required to prepare posters to present in the poster sessions.
Overall Schedule: There will be two poster presentation sessions from 7pm to 10pm August 14 and August 16 respectively. Each day, presenters should set up their posters between 4pm to 5pm. Your paper is assigned a board number, which is used to locate the position of your poster. The board number can be found in the program booklet (to be distributed at the registration desk). A brief program is below and a detailed one will be available in the booklet and on the KDD website soon.
7pm to 10pm on August 14 for all poster papers in the research track and applied data science track

7pm to 10pm on August 16 for all oral papers in the research track and applied data science track

Poster Presentation Instructions: The poster board size is 4 feet high by 8 feet wide (or 121cm by 242cm). Your posters need to fit within this area. Specific areas will be labeled in the poster session area to allow you to locate where to place your posters. If you would like to keep your posters, please ensure that you remove them at the end of the poster session each day. Otherwise, it will be discarded.

Below please find some frequently asked questions and their answers to help you prepare your poster presentation.

Q: When is the deadline for poster preparation?
A: There is no deadline. Just make sure to present your poster during the corresponding session of your poster.

Q: What is the expected size of my poster?
A: The poster board size is 4 feet high and 8 feet wide. The main constraint of your posters is that they should fit within that size. In other words, there is no constraint on them in terms of the orientation and size of the poster you use as long as it fits on the poster board with that size.

Q: Can we glue or pin our sheet to this provided board?
A: Yes. KDD will provide pins for you.

Q: How can we locate our poster board?
A: We number each board and assign each board number to each paper. You can find the information on the program booklet/KDD website.

Q:Can KDD provide sample poster template (.ppt file) for us to use?
A: There’s no template. You can use your own.