Poster Tour Chair information

You have been asked to chair a Poster Tour session.

There will be 8-10 posters in your group.

The Posters will be displayed in Bar 1 & Gallery 1 at the ICC

The Poster Sessions take place on:
Wed 10 May, 1645 – 1745
Thur 11 May, 1715 – 1815

Each submitter will give a short 5 minute presentation of their work during their session. Your role, along with your co-chair, is to facilitate discussion and Q&A and to score each poster afterwards.

• Read the information below and email us with any queries.
• Our response is 48 hours, but is usually within 24 (Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm).

Preparing for your tour

• Read the abstracts in your session (links below – also on the app)
• Make contact with your fellow chair and establish how you will share the role
• Have at least one question for each presenter


Your Poster Tour

• Arrive in Bar 1 & Gallery 1 before the session begins and locate your group of posters and your fellow chair
• Start on time
• Allow each presenter 5 minutes to share their work and answer any questions from the audience
• If questions are not forthcoming from the delegates, set the ball rolling with one of your own



• Use the scoring button on the app to grade the presentations in your group.
• You are welcome to score other posters too
• Please complete your scoring by 1200 on Friday 12 May


Poster Tour Sessions

Tour Group 1 | Wed: General & Infection
Holger Allroggen, UHCW & Kevin Murphy, Sligo, ROI

Tour Group 2 | Thur: Epilepsy
Chairs: Aiden Neligan, Homerton & Karen McKnight, SHSCT

Tour Group 3 | Wed: Neuromuscular
Chairs: Channa Hewamadduma, Sheffield & Stela Lefter, Beaumont

Tour Group 4 | Wed: QST
Chairs: Anna Richardson, Manchester & Laura Best, Belfast HSC Trust

Tour Group 5 | Thur: Cognitive
Chairs: Siobhán Hutchinson, Ulster Hospital & Matt Jones, MCCN

Tour Group 6 | Thur: General & Headache
Chairs: Kevin Shields, NHNN & Petya Bogdanova-Mihaylova, Tallaght

Tour Group 7 | Wed: MS1
Chairs: Klaus Schmierer, The London & Orla Gray, Ulster Hospital

Tour Group 8 | Thur: MS2
Chairs: Ruth Dobson, The London & Lisa Costello St Vincent’s

Tour Group 9 | Wed: Movement Disorders
Chairs: Camille Carroll, Plymouth & Seamus Kearney, Belfast

Tour Group 10 | Thur: Vascular
Chairs: Sean Slaght Southampton & Dominick McCabe, Tallaght