Our Support

You are welcome to work on the video on your own. It can be as simple as asking a friend or colleague to film you with a smart phone or tablet.

The Supporting Team

 

Mini-Tutorial

Do not know where to start? Follow our easy mini-tutorial here:

  1. Use our Power Point Template to structure your speech.  Add your text and/ or images. You can also add additional slides.
  2. Make an appointment with us to film you, while you give your Power Point presentation OR borrow devices from us (ipad, microphone and tripod) and ask a friend or colleague to film you while giving the presentation.
  3. Make an appointment with us to show you how you can easily edit your recorded video, adding the power point slides into the video.
  4. Submit your video. Ready!

 

Willing to improve your research communication skills?

In case you would like to use the competition as an occasion to improve your communication skills, or if you need technical assistance or equipment, Academic Service is ready to support you.

Communications training

You will have the opportunity to get individual communication training, in the form of feedback on your draft scripts or recordings, training on how to speak in front of the camera, and the use of infographics and other audiovisual tools, as well as feedback on your spoken English and pronunciation.

 

 

Filming support and access to audio visual devices

We do not have professional filming equipment but good results can be obtained through using the devices held by Academic Service (tablets, tripod and microphone.). You can borrow this equipment for a day by contacting [email protected] We can also offer appointments to help you with the filming of your video.

 

 

Introduction to film editing programmes

We  will be happy to provide a short introduction on how to edit your video in free and commonly used software editing programmes or other programmes/apps that allow you to animate your video with sound, images/ graphics or animations.