Call for posters – The Promise of Open Education conference

‘The Promise of Open Education’ conference on Monday 11th September, in Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh.

Call for posters:

We are interested in poster submissions relating to the following topics:

  • the promise of open education,
  • any aspect of open education in Scotland
  • widening access/participation through open education

If you have an idea for poster and you’re not sure it fits the criteria please do send us a short resume to and we’ll be happy to discuss it with you.

General submission guidance
Poster Proposal
Your poster proposal should include a brief abstract of no more than 300 words (including up to 6 references), emphasise the unique value of the work and summarize the results, issues or contributions being presented.  The abstract is required by 1st August 2017.

Visual impact
Posters should be eye-catching visual representations of the topic or subject: they can include graphics, tables, charts, concise text and/or images.

Printed poster size
Recommended size is A0 (84.1cm x118.9cm) portrait or A1 (59.4cm x 84.1cm) landscape.  Posters should be single sided.

Design and printing
Please arrange to design and print the poster for display at the conference.  We will be in touch before the date to give you information about delivery of your poster to the venue.

Creative Commons Licence
Copyright – we will share your poster on the OEPS website along with the abstract so please only use images and material that can be shared by Creative Commons licence – please ensure your poster carries a Creative Commons licence.

Electronic version
Please provide a PDF version of your poster which will be uploaded to – you are welcome to provide a URL of a site where you are displaying the poster. Send your PDF of the poster to by 25th August 2017.


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