Temple University CIS 616 - Principles of Data Management
Guidelines for presentations
1. Specifications:
Each presentation will cover one research paper
Duration: 15 mins, + time for questions on each paper
Foils may be hand-written - drawings are *highly* recommended.
Contact the instructor if you want latex slide templates; computer/powerpoint
presentations are also welcome
2. Suggested steps:
Obtain the approval of the instructor about the paper
Fully understand the paper. You may want to check a few of the references
too
Contact the instructor for questions
Give a draft of the foils to the instructor ( before the presentation)
3. Typical structure of a presentation
Number in brackets indicate suggested number of foils:
what is the problem [1]
motivation: why is it important / applications [1]
methods [3-4]
main idea / intuition
brief sketch of algorithms
performance results
if applicable, how do the methods compare to each other [1]