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Chairs, speakers and poster authors resources

To make your user experience as smooth as possible, we are providing training, guides and videos prior to the conference. Please check the content below and our FAQs. We will continue adding content throughout the year. 

Virtual World Training

Join the virtual Physiotherapy UK team for a one-hour training and learn how to use the virtual world to deliver your session.

Steps to undertake before the training date: 

  • Book your place on a training event below
  • Book your ticket for the virtual Physiotherapy 2021 conference
  • If you have the software from Physiotherapy 2020 on your device, please delete it.
  • Follow the instructions in the conference booking confirmation email to download the 2021 virtual world software.
  • Create your avatar in the virtual world 
  • Watch the vPUK virtual world top tips video

Training location: 

Please meet us in the virtual world at the start time of the training.

Available training dates 

Networking Halls - book here

Monday, 11 October 2021, 10:00 - 11:00

Monday, 11 October 2021, 12:30 - 13:30

Tuesday, 12 October 2021, 11:00 - 12:00

Wednesday, 13 October 2021, 09:30 - 10:30

Thursday, 14 October 2021, 14:00 - 15:00

Thursday 21 October, 14:00 - 15:00

Friday 22 October, 16:00 -17:00

Tuesday 26 October, 11:00 -12:00

Thursday 28 October, 13:00 - 14:00


Networking Field - book here

Wednesday, 13 October 2021, 12:30 - 13:30

Friday, 15 October 2021, 10:00 - 11:00


Focused Symposia and In the Spotlight - book here

Wednesday 20 October, 13:00 -14:00

Friday 22 October, 14:00 - 15:00

Tuesday 26 October, 15:00 -16:00

Thursday 28 October, 11:00 - 12:00


Abstracts: Platform & Rapid 5 - book here

Tuesday, 12 October 2021, 17:00 - 18:00

Wednesday, 13 October 2021, 15:00 - 16:00

Thursday, 14 October 2021, 11:30 - 12:30

Friday, 15 October 2021, 13:00 - 14:00

Friday 15 October 2021, 17:00 - 18:00

Tuesday, 19 October 2021, 11:00 - 12:00

Wednesday, 20 October 2021, 09:30 - 10:30

Wednesday, 20 October 2021, 17:00 - 18:00

Thursday, 21 October 2021, 12:00 - 13:00


Abstract Chairs: Platform & Rapid 5 -book here

Wednesday, 20 October 2021, 16:00 - 17:00

Wednesday, 20 October 2021, 18:00 - 19:00

Wednesday, 20 October 2021, 19:00 - 20:00

Poster authors 

We are pleased to be introducing a new, improved poster viewing system, where delegates will be able to

  • access the poster system via a link in the virtual world.
  • view posters full-screen 
  • hear a three-minute audio clip of you explaining your poster
  • view by theme, author or title in alphabetical order
  • download a copy of your poster
  • leave comments or email you with questions. 

Poster guide

You can download below Poster guide which contains information about how to create the poster.

Poster guidance

Deadline

This year you will be submitting your poster on a mandatory template via the new platform. Please upload your poster no later than Friday 15th October 2021. 


Chairs, speakers and poster authors FAQs

Q. Since the abstract was submitted there has been more data. Can this be included in the poster/presentation? 

A. Due to the abstract being peer-reviewed and accepted on the data submitted at the time, you will need to keep to that particular data for the poster/presentation. When in conversation with delegates you are free to discuss the new data. 

Q. I am a Chair/presenter/poster author, what ticket should I buy?

A. If you are presenting an abstract as a poster, rapid 5 or platform presentation, you need to book a ticket relating to your membership category. This will be as one of the following:

- CSP Chartered Member

- Student/ retired/ associate/ unwaged 

- Non-member

Exhibitor and Guest tickets are for authorised use only and not for the use of the Chairs, presenters or poster authors. 

Q. I have been asked to submit a pre-recorded video. Can I email this to the PUK team? 

A. All pre-recorded videos must be submitted to our online FTP system and cannot be accepted via email. Please refer to the guidance of your session type, which you can download from above, for more information and the link you will need to submit it.