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Poster Information

Materials Day 2015
Materials Today through 2025
September 28 & 29, 2015

Poster Templates

Download a 36"x48" Materials Day Poster PPT Template: 36"x48" Portrait Template
Download a 48"x36" Materials Day Poster PPT Template: 48"x36" Landscape Template

Resource for Research Poster Templates (with free downloadable templates): Poster Example

Posters Requirements:

  • 36" x 48" (portrait), or
  • 48" x 36" (landscape)
  • Powerpoint (.ppt, .pptx) and/or Adobe Acrobat PDF are preferred (with ALL fonts embedded, as to avoid missing fonts and other cross platform issues)
  • Send to the MRI IT Helpdesk ( Note: please send from Penn State email address ONLY (ex. and include access ID (xyz123) in the subject line along with Materials Day FREE poster printing
  • Files too large to be sent via email can be sent to the MRI IT Helpdesk via a public link.

Posters are due to the MRI IT Helpdesk no later than Monday, September 14th at 12:00 noon in order to ensure that they can be printed for the event.

Posters received between September 14 at 12:00 noon and Wednesday, September 23 at 5:00 p.m. will be charged $28 per poster. You must supply a budget and fund when submitting. Posters received after 5:00 p.m. on September 23 will not be accepted or printed by MRI. You will need to find alternative printing options (Kinko’s or departmental.)

Posters printed by the MRI IT Helpdesk do not need to be picked up. The MRI will take care of transport and poster hanging. You may collect your poster after Materials Day Conference is over.