poster session

noun

: a presentation of information on a series of posters that may include drawings, photographs, charts, graphs, and textual data relating to a specific subject

Examples of poster session in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In a paper presented Friday at the Machine Learning for Health Care Conference’s poster session, Jason Zhao, Monica Agrawal, and their colleagues described how their method worked to identify when a person’s cancer metastasized and when treatment began. Stat Staff, STAT, 16 Aug. 2021 Singh presented the research at a virtual poster session during last month's American Geophysical Union meeting. Will Sullivan, Discover Magazine, 27 Jan. 2022 Maya Ajmera, president and CEO of the Society for Science & the Public and the publisher of Science News, said that the dramatic pivot was about more than just putting a poster session online. Amanda Baker, Scientific American, 19 Aug. 2020 Two additional studies presented during a poster session at the conference found that people with Alzheimer’s had more seizures than normal controls. Lauren Aguirre, Scientific American, 22 July 2019 The convention will also feature a plant sale, photo exhibit/contest and poster session. oregonlive, 29 Nov. 2019

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Word History

First Known Use

1974, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of poster session was in 1974

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“Poster session.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/poster%20session. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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