Preparing your presentation
Workshops and resources to help you craft a winning 3MT® presentation.
Advice and resources
- Know what the judges are looking out for by getting familiar with the judging criteria.
- Check out the Virtual 3MT handbook.
Script and structure
- Explore traditional storytelling structure in How grad students can effectively tell their research story.
- Read about your three key sections in How to write a PhD elevator pitch.
- Design an engaging slide that illuminates your topic. Read the tips from ThinkWrite at 3MT slide tips.
Make the most of feedback and advice
As well as getting feedback on your presentation from a friend or family member, it's also worthwhile listening to tips and advice from previous 3MT competitors.
- Find out what University of Auckland participants recommend at Top tips for 3MT.
- Attend a 3MT preparation and feedback session
Watch winning presentations
Want to know what a winning University of Auckland presentation looks like? Check out the videos of our past winners at Previous Winners and Finalists.
For some next-level competitors, explore the Asia-Pacific 3MT Hall of Fame.