Conference Program


April 15th, 2019: Program is attached HERE.

April 15th, 2019: Presentation Schedule is attached HERE.

April 19th, 2019: Internet During Conference – Password: vmpt

April 19th, 2019: Conference Banquet locates at MARRIOTT Hotel (Blackcomb/Cypress Room)

Address: 7571 Westminster Highway Richmond, British Columbia V6X1A3. (Next door to the conference hotel)

Instructions for Oral Presentation

  • Each presenter is allocated 20 minutes, including (15 minutes presentation and 5 minutes Q&A)
  • The rooms will be equipped with:
    • An LCD projector and a 10′ Screen
    • A laptop with a Slide Advancer built in Laser Pointer
    • HDMI and VGA cable
  •  All presenters are encouraged to bring a USB key to load your presentation content to the laptop before your presentation section.
    • Section A & E: 12:40 – 13:00, April 24th
    • Section B & F: 15:00 – 15:20, April 24th
    • Section C & G: 8:00-8:20, April 25th
    • Section D: 10:20 – 10:40, April 25th
  • Presenters could bring their own laptop and pointer to the presentation, and please bring your own cable adapter.

There will be a volunteer on hand to assist in setting up each presentation.

Instructions for Poster Presentation

  • The poster section will be held on “Westminster 1+2”, 10:40 – 12:40, April 25th;
  • Authors of poster presentations need to bring their own Poster to the poster section
  • We will provide the Poster Boards to pin the poster.
  • You could bring the poster to the site between 10:20 – 10:40 to get ready before the poster section.
  • Maximum poster size is 36 inches wide by 48 inches high (3 ft. x 4 ft.)