Poster Walk

ENJOY EXPOSURE TO A NATIONAL AUDIENCE:

The Poster Walk is a great opportunity to get exposure for your company. We invite all MBE attendees to submit a poster design. Participants will submit details of one project that their company completed in the area of Innovation.

NOTE: All Poster Walk submissions will enjoy the benefit of being promoted for one year in the MBDA Advanced Manufacturing Center‘s marketing and promotion program that includes web sites, newsletters, and special articles.

Your poster should focus on INNOVATION and display your innovative processes using three stages of the project. Stages of Project: 1. Problem 2. Process 3. Solution

Innovation – sample topics Include:

  • Re-engineering a Product
  • Providing a New Design to Solve a Problem
  • Product Development
  • New Products
  • Product Extension (same product/new market)
  • Productivity
  • Quality Improvements
  • Reduction in Costs
  • Lead Time Reductions

Problem

Process

Solution

About Company

2016 Winners

2016 Honorable Mentions

2016 Poster Walk Entrants

POSTER WALK INSTRUCTIONS

Deadline: The deadline for submissions is August 8th, 2017.

Eligibility: All Summit MBE attendees are eligible.

Awards: Winners will be announced and awarded during Lunch.

Design Specifications:

  • Each poster will be a 24 x 36 original color design.
  • Entrants must use the Poster Walk template provided on the Poster Walk page at http://www.mbemanufacturersummit.org/poster-walk
  • Poster Walk template PPT Format
  • Each submission should include the three stages of the project as listed below. These stages can be described through the use of graphs, photos, charts, text, etc.

Criteria for Judging: Winning designs will be selected based upon their originality and creativity in conveying the project message. It should be clear and concise. Posters will be judged by conference attendees through the Summit app.

How to submit Poster Walk entries:

  • Visit the National MBE Manufacturers Summit 2017 Poster Walk website link at http://www.mbemanufacturersummit.org/#!poster-walk/ao0bh.
  • Download the poster template.
  • Once downloaded, complete each of the sections.
  • Once the poster is completed, save it as a PDF.
  • Re-visit the Poster Walk page and upload your design. Once uploaded, the design cannot be modified or revisited.

Poster Walk Submissions are Closed


Contact Info

Donna M. Ennis
Phone: (404) 385-6466
Donna.Ennis@innovate.gatech.edu

Ieasha M. Jones
Special Events and Logistics Coordinator
Office: (404) 385-6215, Mobile: (404) 483-2926
ieasha.jones@innovate.gatech.edu