[spox] Slot lengths and talk lengths
- From: Stefan Merten <smerten oekonux.de>
- Date: Tue, 17 Mar 2009 22:58:33 +0100
I have been asked off-list but this is interesting for all.
The program lists slots with a length of 90 minutes. The last 15
minutes of a slot are thought for changing rooms so there are net 75
minutes for each event. Of these 75 minutes typically 45 minutes are
thought for a lecture and the remaining 30 minutes are thought for
Contrary to typical scientific conferences we want to give presenters
the option to present their topic in the detail it deserves *and* we
want to give the audience the option to put questions and discuss what
has been heard. This is to support common learning.