Tips for a Successful Technical Presentation
Here is an outline for a successful technical presentation:
Part 1: Specify what problem (topic) is being addressed.
- Why is the problem (topic) interesting!
Part 2: What is the current state of the art of solutions? Or, how is the topic currently being addressed in the books?
- Why is the current solution inadequate?
Part 3: What is the proposed solution?
- What is the motivation?
- Why is it interesting?
Part 4: Discussion.
- How does the proposed solution compare with others?
- In theory?
- In practice?
- What are the weaknesses?
Part 5: Conclusion.
- Summarize proposed solution and why it is interesting.
- Summarize weaknesses.
- Identify open questions.