WCMT 2023



Session Types

Paper (30 minutes)
Features 1 or 2 speakers, who give an approximately 25 minute talk about their topic and respond to live questions of attendees for 5 minutes.

ePoster (online display)
Features a multi-media display of a research project on the digital congress platform and is accessible for attendees at all times. Individuals can submit as many ePoster applications as they would like. Students submitting ePoster applications can choose to be entered in the Student Poster Competition.

Workshop (90 minutes)
Features 1 or more presenters, who give brief background information on their topic, then demonstrate and facilitate various activities with attendees to practice their skill. 

Roundtable (60 minutes)
Features an average of 4-5 presenters who share their perspectives on a specific topic, each approximately 10 minutes allowing ample time for discussion and live questions from attendees.

World Cafe (60 minutes)
Features 1 or more presenters who prepare a set of 4-5 questions related to a professional issue and facilitate large group discussions by inviting groups of 6-8 to sit around multiple tables to exchange ideas. At the end of 10 minutes, each attendee moves to an alternative table to present findings as a basis for the next question. Once all rounds are completed, individuals or tables are invited to share key points and findings with the group as a whole.

Fireside Chat (30 minutes)
Features a moderator who interviews a popular speaker about a specific topic and allows attendees to ask a few questions as well.

Pecha Kucha (7 minutes)
Features various speakers who illustrate and synchronize their presentation with 20 images, each running automatically for 20 seconds – hence 7 minutes per presenter.

WCMT 2023 Program at a Glance

For more information on speaker and presentation details, click on each session below.

Please note that the program is subject to change without notice. If you are unable to view the full program below, please click here.