Maritech Poster Contest

November 1—3, 2018
Westin Hotel
Halifax, NS

The Maritech Planning Committee kindly solicits submissions for posters to be exhibited at Maritech 2018 in Halifax, NS.

What is a poster?

A large (36” x 48”) visual presentation, typically designed using software such as PowerPoint, used to communicate a concept. The subject matter can be a full scientific study, specific case study, method review, or an educational resource.

Poster submissions will be reviewed by a panel of judges based on the following criteria:

  • Originality of concept
  • Organization and clarity
  • Significance towards the medical laboratory profession

Who can submit?

Medical Laboratory Technologists, Assistants and Students. The author must be present to assemble and disassemble their poster. Travel and registration costs are the responsibility of the author.


Stuck? Not sure where to start? Send your inquiry to with the subject line ‘Maritech Poster Contest.’

How do I submit?

Fill out the online form below and submit your entry.

Why should I submit?
  • The author of the winning poster will be awarded registration to LABCON 2019
  • CE credits
  • To promote the medical laboratory profession and your institution!
Important Dates
  • Submission Deadline: September 21, 2018
  • Acceptance Notification: October 9, 2018
  • Exhibition: Friday, Nov 2, 2018 at the Westin Hotel
  • Sample Poster

    Entry Form

    Author Information

    Please enter your first and last name.
    Please select your province of residence.
    Please enter your email address.
    Please enter your phone number.
    Please enter the name of the institution where you are employed.
    Please enter your main area of practice.

    Poster Information

    Invalid Input
    Please specify your poster's classification.
    Please provide a brief description of the subject matter and goal of the poster. Max 1500 characters
    Please upload a PDF or JPG version of your poster for review.