The art of concise presentations


Must include:

  • Title, Name, PI
  • 1 page MAX discussing your research topic and how it pertains to food systems/sustainability.
  • Abstracts MUST be emailed to If you do not receive a confirmation email within 24hrs, please re-send abstract.


Format (20×20):

A simple presentation format where you show 20 images, each in 20 seconds (total time ~7min). The images advance automatically and you talk along with the images. Your topic must relate to food systems and sustainability in some way. Points for creativity and captivation of audience are included during award evaluations.

Must indicate how your research contributes or relates to food or food systems in some way.

MAX TIME: ~12 minutes (7 minute presentation, 5 minute question period).

You will be stopped at the 7 min, 10 s mark and will begin to lose marks if you go over 7min 30s. The slides must advance automatically and be sent to the F3S organization committee by June 24, 2019.

Pecha Kucha presentation rubric